1. Mayhew on Manny Ramirez: 'I Don't Know Why We Ever Let Him Go'

    The Detroit Lions filled a major roster need during the first-round of the NFL draft, acquiring veteran Manny Ramirez in a trade with the Denver Broncos ...

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  2. Detroit Lions: Five Things You Should Know About Laken Tomlinson

    Five things you should know about offensive guard Laken Tomlinson (Duke) who was drafted in the first round by the Detroit Lions on Thursday night...

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  3. Detroit Lions Had 3 Opportunities to Trade Back in First Round

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  4. Niyo: In Adding Tomlinson, Lions Appear Ready to Maul

    Allen Park — Might as well credit Larry Warford for announcing the Lions ' first-round draft pick — early last week.....

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  5. It Wasn't Sexy but the Lions Won on Draft Day 1

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  6. Martin Mayhew Wins the First Night of the Draft with Smart Moves

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- It wasn't a flashy acquisition, but the Detroit Lions may have done something more important with their active first round Thursday...

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  7. Detroit Lions Mock Draft: Updated Day 2 Predictions

    I promised Thursday that I wouldn't do another Detroit Lions mock draft. You didn't actually believe me, did you? And besides, new news tweaked the whole back end of the draft...

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  8. Laken Tomlinson Grew Up in Jamaica, Graduated from Duke with Two Degrees

    The Detroit Lions opened the 2015 NFL draft with a trade, moving down five spots to take Duke guard Laken Tomlinson with the 28th pick in the first round...

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  9. Laken Tomlinson to Detroit Lions: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    Some teams stick strictly to picking the best player available. Apparently the Detroit Lions are no longer in that boat after selecting offensive guard Laken Tomlinson...

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  10. Debate: What Do You Think of the Lions' 1st Pick?

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  11. Laken Tomlinson NFL Draft 2015: Scouting Report, Grade for Lions Rookie

    STRENGTHS Among the most eye-opening offensive linemen at the Senior Bowl, Duke guard Laken Tomlinson turned heads in Mobile, Alabama. Tomlinson was a four-year starter at right guard and has the compact, powerful build teams want at the position.

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  12. 2015 NFL Draft Results: Lions Trade Down in First Round

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  13. Report: Lions Acquire OL Ramirez, 3 Picks for No. 23 Pick

    # Lions traded No. 23 pick to # Broncos for Manny Ramirez , pick No. 28, pick No. 143 (fifth round) and 2016 fifth-round pick...

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  14. Detroit Lions Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades

    The Detroit Lions entered the 2015 NFL draft with only one big concern aside from adding talent and depth—finding a left guard. General manager Martin Mayhew apparently got the message: Lions send their 1st round pick (No...

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  15. Projections Scattered, but DT Malcom Brown Clear Favorite

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  16. Options Abound for Lions in First Round of Draft

    The NFL draft has arrived, and tonight, the speculation over what player the Lions will select with the 23rd pick in the first round.....

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  17. Birkett: GM Mayhew Must Learn from Past Draft Mistakes

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  18. Detroit Lions Mock Draft: Final 7-Round Predictions

    The last grasp at cracking the Detroit Lions mock draft code is here. Really. This is it. There isn't enough time left to predict another seven rounds since the draft finally begins Thursday night...

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  19. Best and Worst Detroit Lions Special Teams Picks Under Martin Mayhew

    Martin Mayhew has been making selections for the Detroit Lions for six drafts, with the seventh coming up this week when the first round kicks off Thursday night...

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  20. Lions Covering All Bases, Met with Iowa's Scherff

    Riley Reiff was widely regarded as the second-best offensive lineman in the 2012 NFL draft, and most expected that he'd get picked in the first 15 selections...

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  21. Potential Lions Pick Collins to Be Questioned in Murder

    Baton Rouge police want to talk to La'el Collins — the LSU offensive tackle mentioned by some as a potential Detroit Lions draft pick.....

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  22. Report: Lions Exploring Prospect of Trading Down

    A playoff team from a season ago reportedly has some interest in dealing out of its spot in the final 10 picks of Round One...

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  23. The Evolution of Detroit Lions GM Martin Mayhew

    It was September of 2008, and the losses were mounting. Fast. And Matt Millen's reign atop the Detroit Lions was starting to crumble...

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  24. Detroit Lions NFL Draft Big Board: Position-by-Position Rankings

    General manager Martin Mayhew hasn't handled all of his drafts or personnel decisions well, but he has built a solid roster with few holes...

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  25. O'HARA: Don't Expect Mayhew to Stay Put with Six Picks

    Martin Mayhew didn't act like an outsider and window shop in the NFL trade market when he became general manager of the Lions in 2008.....

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