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5 NFL draft thoughts: More evidence the Lions must pay Matthew Stafford

The first round of the NFL draft is in the books. The second round doesn't start for another few hours.

Roger Goodell: Marijuana ‘addictive’ and unhealthy for NFL players

Don't hold your breath waiting for the NFL to remove marijuana from its list of banned substances.

Do you approve of the Lions’ decision to play it safe with Jarrad Davis?

The decision has been met with mostly positive reviews locally, and especially among fans desperate for help at the position. National pundits have been a little more wishy-washy on it.

NFL draft 2017, Rounds 2-3: Track all the picks; TV schedule, live stream

The second round begins at 7 p.m.; will it be as unpredictable as the first?

How the Lions fell in love with LB Jarrad Davis

In the end, what helped close the pick was GM Bob Quinn's private trip to Gainseville with a small group of advisers to meet with Davis personally.

Malik McDowell, Chris Wormley among those mocked to Lions in Round 2

Detroit's next scheduled pick is 53rd overall.

Detroit Lions get mostly ‘Bs’ for pick of Florida LB Jarrad Davis

The Lions certainly filled a need in the first round of the 2017 NFL draft.

NFL Draft 2017: Players to watch for the Detroit Lions in Rounds 2-3

The Detroit Lions came out of the first day of the NFL Draft with a linebacker in Florida's Jarrad Davis. Here are some players they could target in Rounds 2 and 3.

On a wild night at the NFL draft, Bob Quinn stands out by playing it cool

This is an opinion piece by MLive.com reporter Kyle Meinke ALLEN PARK -- Myles Garrett had his name called first, just like everybody expected for weeks. Dude's a freak, and the Browns didn't overthink it.

Lions GM Bob Quinn fielded calls but wasn’t trading out of Jarrad Davis pick

With the Florida linebacker and Alabama's talented Reuben Foster available, the Lions could have taken a deal to move back and hope the second would still be there.

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