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  1. Detroit Lions: Pros and Cons for Each Top NFL Draft OptionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    ... defensive tackle Aaron Donald out of Pittsburgh is that player. The Lions already have two defensive tackles in Nick Fairley and Ndamukong Suh, so why Donald? Both Don Banks and Dane Brugler mocked Donald to the Lions recently. Banks noted that ...


  2. Potential No. 1 pick Clowney visits with LionsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... re able to draft Clowney, he'd be on a defensive line that already features defensive tackles Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley along with defensive end Ezekiel Ansah .


  3. Lions looking for 'high motor' guys, closers in draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Detroit News

    ... shot up draft boards since the Senior Bowl and combine, where he ran a 4.68-second 40-yard dash. The future of Nick Fairley and Ndamukong Suh won't determine this pick, but Donald makes more sense without knowing how long they'll be in Detroit. * ...


  4. Assigning Odds to Every Potential Detroit Lions 1st Round PickRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... atop Detroit's rankings when it picks. Secondly, the Lions figure to be on the lookout for a replacement for Nick Fairley, whose contract option for 2015 was not exercised. His future in Detroit is very much in doubt, as wonderfully broken down by ...


  5. Lions host Jadeveon Clowney, John Brown for pre-draft visitsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Pride of Detroit

    ... it's unlikely, but it's nice to dream about a defensive line featuring Clowney, Ziggy Ansah , Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley . As for the lower-profile player who lit up the combine, that's Pittsburg State wide receiver John Brown. He also visited ...


  6. Potential No. 1 pick Jadeveon Clowney visits with LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Detroit News

    ... Lions, the prospect of having Clowney and former first-round defensive linemen Ndamukong Suh, Ziggy Ansah and Nick Fairley could be worth a high price. The Lions also selected Clowney's former Gamecocks teammate defensive end Devin Taylor in the ...


  7. 2014 NFL mock draft: The case for Aaron Donald going to the LionsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Pride of Detroit

    ... now. Donald is a talented player, but the Lions are already loaded at defensive tackle with Ndamukong Suh , Nick Fairley , C.J. Mosley , Vaughn Martin, Andre Fluellen and others. But what if the Lions decide to take a defensive tackle in the first ...


  8. Dave Birkett: Detroit Lions seem willing to trade up to draft Clemson's Sammy WatkinsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Hometown Life

    ... of picks might make more sense than, say, saving one of those picks and parting instead with a player like Nick Fairley, the defensive tackle they ended up with after missing on Peterson and someone whose long-term future with the Lions is in doubt. ...


  9. Detroit Lions Would Be Crazy To Trade Up For Jadeveon Clowney in 2014 NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rant Sports

    ... interviews and other forms of over-analyzing have brought up concerns about his drive. The Lions already have Nick Fairley ; they don't need another lazy defensive lineman that you have to threaten with money to motivate. Plus, even if the rumors of ...


  10. Detroit Lions mock draft roundup: 13 experts project 8 different players to LionsRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    ... enough talent to persuade Detroit to add to what is presumed to be a position of strength on its roster. With Nick Fairley having underachieved in his first three seasons, and Ndamukong Suh's salary cap number still beyond the pale, Donald gives the ...


  11. Four Angles to Consider on Detroit Lions' Reported Interest in Jadeveon ClowneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SidelionReport

    ... Here's four angles which could help clear up Lions' interest Clowney. Angle #1: Either Ndamukong Suh or Nick Fairley are going . Though the Lions reportedly continue to work on an extension with Suh, could they be hiding a major move to ship either ...


  12. A look back at Lions' proposed trade for Patrick Peterson in 2011Read the original story

    Tuesday | Pride of Detroit

    ... 13 overall to No. 5 overall to get Patrick Peterson. He offered his his No.1, 2 and 4. (1/2) No. 1 turned into Nick Fairley , No. 2 turned into Titus Young and No, 4 was traded to acquire Mikel Leshoure. Which side won that deal?(2/2) Looking back, ...


  13. Would the Detroit Lions Trade Ndamukong Suh?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NFLMocks

    ... just as many headaches for his own team as he has for opponents. The same can be said for his fellow tackle Nick Fairley. The Lions might have it in their heads that they could be rid of not only Suh's temperament problems but also his hefty ...


  14. Report: Detroit Lions to host Jadeveon Clowney for pre-draft visitRead the original story

    Monday |

    ... letic freak to a defensive line that already includes former first-round picks Ndamukong Suh, Ezekiel Ansah and Nick Fairley.


  15. Lions schedule visit with ClowneyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | NFL

    ... notion that pairing Clowney with Ziggy Ansah as a dynamic defensive end tandem makes more sense than the Suh- Nick Fairley interior tandem that has anchored as much headache on the Lions ' defensive line as it has production. Then again, there are ...


  16. Lions sign CB Rashean Mathis to one-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | CBS Sports

    ... several years now the Lions have generated pressure via their defensive line, starting with Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley in the middle. That won't change, though a step forward from Ziggy Ansah would go a long way towards helping the Lions in ...


  17. Ask Kyle: What to make of Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley?Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 |

    ... program last week, which set off a debate about whether the captain was obligated to attend voluntary workouts. Nick Fairley has been in the news, too, for not having his 2015 option picked up. But he did show up for voluntary workouts, a rarity for ...


  18. Post-free agency poll: Who should the Detroit Lions select with the No. 10 pick of the...Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 |

    Given that the Lions declined the 2015 option on Nick Fairley's contract, Pittsburgh defensive tackle Aaron Donald makes more sense at No.


  19. BTB Community Mock '14: Detroit Sets The BarRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Blogging The Boys

    ... improve their pass defense by improving their pass rush. Despite boasting a line that includes Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley and Ziggy Ansah, the Lions only ranked 28th in the league with just 33 sacks. The Lions lack a quality pass rushing linebacker ...


  20. 2014 NFL Draft: 5 Players The Detroit Lions Must AvoidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Rant Sports

    ... this year, I never heard of Ford. This looks eerily similar to when the Lions selected Auburn defensive tackle Nick Fairley. Ford, like Fairley, flashed for one year. Muck like Ford, Alabama's Cyrus Kouandjio's injury history would scare me away. ...