NFL Draft

Melvin Gordon #25 of the Wisconsin Badgers runs the ball against Nate Gerry #25 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Camp Randall Stadium on November 15, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Dan Leach’s Top 3 Detroit Lions Possibilities At #23 In The 2015 NFL Draft

This years first round pick and draft overall is even more important as Detroit comes off just their third playoff appearance since 1999.

CBS Detroit–04/28/2015

COLUMBIA, MO - NOVEMBER 2: Shane Ray #56 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates after sacking Joshua Dobbs #11 of the Tennessee Volunteers in the third quarter on November 2, 2013 at Faurot Field/Memorial Stadium in Columbia, Missouri. (Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

Missouri Highway Patrol: Shane Ray Cited For Pot Possession

Authorities say NFL prospect Shane Ray has been issued a misdemeanor citation after a trooper found a small amount of marijuana in the defensive end’s car.

97.1 The Ticket–04/28/2015

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15:  General Manager Martin Mayhew of the Detroit Lions introduces Jim Caldwell as the Lions head coach during a news conference at Ford Field on January 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Mayhew Says Lions More Cautious Since 2011 About Background Of Prospects

“I think we have been, since 2011, more cautious in terms of our sources and the people that we’re talking to,” Mayhew said Friday.

CBS Detroit–04/27/2015

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5 Biggest Storylines Of The 2015 NFL Draft

The most important day of the NFL season begins on Thursday night in Chicago as the NFL Draft finally gets underway.

04/27/2015

FORT WORTH, TX - NOVEMBER 8:  Tyler Lockett #16 of the Kansas State Wildcats runs for a 70 yard touchdown catch against the TCU Horned Frogs during the 1st quarter on November 8, 2014 at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images)

Lockett’s Visit With Lions Included Reviewing Film With Lombardi, Meeting With Marciano

“I think that they really liked me,” Lockett said, “and I really had a great time with them.”

CBS Detroit–04/17/2015

TALLAHASSEE, FL - NOVEMBER 24:  D.J. Humphries #70 of the Florida Gators waves to the crowd during a game against the Florida State Seminoles at Doak Campbell Stadium on November 24, 2012 in Tallahassee, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Lions Host Florida Left Tackle D.J. Humphries On Pre-Draft Visit

Humphries, who decided to leave Florida after his junior season, started 10 games for the Gators in 2014.

CBS Detroit–04/16/2015

FORT WORTH, TX - NOVEMBER 8:  Tyler Lockett #16 of the Kansas State Wildcats runs for a 70 yard touchdown catch against the TCU Horned Frogs during the 1st quarter on November 8, 2014 at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images)

Lockett Could Be Game-Changing Type Of Returner That Marciano Wants

“Guy isn’t that big, but he has the heart of a lion,” Lions offensive tackle Cornelius Lucas said of his former teammate Tyler Lockett.

CBS Detroit–04/02/2015

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15:  General Manager Martin Mayhew of the Detroit Lions introduces Jim Caldwell as the Lions head coach during a news conference at Ford Field on January 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Lions ‘Never Done’ In Free Agency, But Mayhew Says Focus Is Shifting Toward Draft

General manager Martin Mayhew disputes the notion the Lions have been relatively inactive in free agency.

CBS Detroit–03/24/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 08:  Eric Ebron of the North Carolina Tar Heels poses with a jersey after he was picked #10 overall by the Detroit Lions during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions Draft Day Hat [PHOTO]

Here in Detroit, there’s not many events that excite Lions fans more than the NFL Draft.

97.1 The Ticket–03/24/2015

JACKSONVILLE, FL - JANUARY 1: Todd Gurley #3 of the Georgia Bulldogs runs downfield on a 30-yard pass play to set up a field goal in the second half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers during the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl at Everbank Field on January 1, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. Nebraska won the game 24-19. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Lions Bring In Georgia Running Back Todd Gurley For Pre-Draft Visit

The Lions gave Gurley a physical when he visited Monday, according to the team website.

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

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