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Yesterday | Rant Sports

2014 NFL Draft: Detroit Lions' 5 Dark Horse 1st-Round Targets

With three week left until the 2014 NFL Draft, no one has a true gauge of the direction for the Lions with the No.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Golden Tate, Brandon Pettigrew, NFL Players, Riley Reiff

Yesterday | Pride of Detroit

FA Aldon Smith?

I just saw on NFL Insiders/NFL Live that the 49ers , like the Lions with Nick Fairley , plan to decline picking up the option on Aldon Smith's rookie contract.

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Related Topix: Sports, Aldon Smith, NFL Football, San Francisco 49ers, NFL Players, Detroit Lions

Friday | Arrowhead Pride

2014 NFL mock draft: CB Justin Gilbert to Detroit Lions with 10th pick

The Lions already have two great interior defensive linemen with Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Ezekiel Ansah, Darius Slay, Chris Houston, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

Friday | NFL

Appetite for disruption: Aaron Donald's best fits

In advance of the 2014 NFL Draft , Bucky Brooks is examining the best team fits for one high-profile prospect each week.

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Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, University of Pittsburgh NCAA, Pittsburgh Panthers NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Aaron Donald, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Sean Jones, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

Thu Apr 17, 2014

MLive.com

Detroit Lions 2014 NFL draft prospect: Florida defensive tackle Dominique Easley

Florida defensive tackle Dominique Easley is highly disruptive when on the field, but he has been hindered by two ACL injuries during his college career.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Dominique Easley, C.J. Mosley, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

BleacherReport

Detroit Lions: Pros and Cons for Each Top NFL Draft Option

All 32 teams go into the NFL draft with a game plan. They know what players they want on their team, and with a month to go until the draft, they have an idea of who to select with their picks, especially in the first round.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Ezekiel Ansah, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, UCLA Bruins NCAA Football, NCAA Sports, NCAA Football, University of California NCAA

Wed Apr 16, 2014

BleacherReport

Assigning Odds to Every Potential Detroit Lions 1st Round Pick

The 2014 NFL draft is three weeks away. After months of guessing, we will finally know in 21 days which player the Detroit Lions will take with the No.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Rashean Mathis, Calvin Johnson, Darius Slay, Chris Houston, NFL Players

Pride of Detroit

2014 NFL mock draft: The case for Aaron Donald going to the Lions

There hasn't been much discussion this offseason about the possibility of the Detroit Lions taking Pittsburgh defensive tackle Aaron Donald with the 10th overall pick.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Xavier Proctor, Jimmy Saddler-McQueen, NFL Players, Andre Fluellen, Ndamukong Suh

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Detroit News

Lions looking for 'high motor' guys, closers in draft

Whether they trade up, down or stay at No. 10, the Lions should find a player in the first round of this year's draft who can contribute immediately.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Stephen Tulloch, Golden Tate, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players, Joseph Fauria

MLive.com

Detroit Lions mock draft roundup: 13 experts project 8 different players to Lions

Most national analysts feel the Detroit Lions will address the team's secondary in the first round of the 2014 NFL draft.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFC, NFC North, NFL Players, Golden Tate, Ndamukong Suh, Chris Houston

Pride of Detroit

A look back at Lions' proposed trade for Patrick Peterson in 2011

It remains to be seen if the Detroit Lions will try to trade up this year, but we shouldn't rule out that possibility considering they nearly made a move up for Patrick Peterson in 2011.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Mikel Leshoure, NFL Players, Titus Young, Patrick Peterson

Mon Apr 14, 2014

NFLMocks

Would the Detroit Lions Trade Ndamukong Suh?

Nov 28, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh runs off the field after the game against the Green Bay Packers during a NFL football game on Thanksgiving at Ford Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Ezekiel Ansah, Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford

NFL

Lions schedule visit with Clowney

Amid the NFL teams that might be interested in trading up to acquire Jadeveon Clowney, the Detroit Lions are one that makes little sense at first glance.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

CBS Sports

Lions sign CB Rashean Mathis to one-year deal

So much for your mock draft featuring the Lions taking a cornerback at No. 10 overall like everyone else's.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Rashean Mathis, NFL Players, Glover Quin, Darius Slay, Chris Houston

MLive.com

Ask Kyle: What to make of Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley?

For a team that stars Calvin Johnson, perhaps the best receiver in the game, we sure do talk about the defensive tackles a lot.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Calvin Johnson, Golden Tate, Joique Bell

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Blogging The Boys

BTB Community Mock '14: Detroit Sets The Bar

This is our favorite opportunity to interact with our community and allow them some front-page limelight, while simultaneously getting our first in-depth look at several candidates for the draft's first round.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Golden Tate, Darius Slay, NFL Players, Bill Bentley, Ndamukong Suh

Rant Sports

2014 NFL Draft: 5 Players The Detroit Lions Must Avoid

Most of the speculation surrounding the Detroit Lions and the NFL Draft is about who the Lions should select.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, NCAA Sports, Dee Ford, Auburn Tigers NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Auburn University NCAA, Nick Fairley

Thu Apr 10, 2014

ArizonaSports.com

Report: Detroit Lions tried to trade for Patrick Peterson in 2011 draft

School: University of Arizona When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: Fall 2008, right before Cardinals Super Bowl run Favorite sports memory: Being at Game 7 of the 2001 World Series with my dad Favorite all-time athlete: Larry Centers Favorite sports movies: The Sandlot, Rookie of the Year, Jerry Maguire Most crushing sports moment: Grew up in ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Arizona Cardinals, Detroit Lions, Patrick Peterson, NFL Players, Kris Durham, Titus Young

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Detroit News

After down year in 2013, NFC North reloads -- especially on offense

Before offseason moves, the Lions already boasted the biggest playmaker in the NFC North, Calvin Johnson.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC North, Detroit Lions, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players, Devin Taylor, Reggie Bush

Sports Media 101

NFL Announces Oakland Raiders 2014 Preseason Schedule

Raiders 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Oakland Raiders as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Oakland Raiders, NFC, NFC North, Detroit Lions, Seattle Seahawks, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford

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