May 13, 2015

LIONS SIGN 2015 SECOND-ROUND DRAFT PICK RB AMEER ABDULLAH

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions announced today they have signed 2015 second-round draft pick RB Ameer Abdullah (Round 2, 54th overall) to a four-year contract. Additional terms of his contract were not disclosed.

May 2, 2015

LIONS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF FOOTBALL OPERATIONS AND GENERAL MANAGER MARTIN MAYHEW POST-DRAFT PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTE SHEET

Following the conclusion of the 2015 NFL Draft, Lions Executive Vice President of Football Operations and General Manager Martin Mayhew met with the media. The following is a quote sheet with excerpts from his media session.

May 2, 2015

DETROIT LIONS SELECT T COREY ROBINSON WITH THEIR SEVENTH-ROUND PICK OF 2015 NFL DRAFT

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions selected T Corey Robinson with their seventh-round pick (240th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft. 

May 2, 2015

DETROIT LIONS SELECT CB QUANDRE DIGGS WITH THEIR SIXTH-ROUND PICK OF 2015 NFL DRAFT

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions selected CB Quandre Diggs with their sixth-round pick (200th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft.

May 2, 2015

DETROIT LIONS SELECT FB MICHAEL BURTON WITH THEIR FIFTH-ROUND PICK OF 2015 NFL DRAFT

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions selected FB Michael Burton with their fifth-round pick (168th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft.

May 2, 2015

DETROIT LIONS SELECT DT GABE WRIGHT WITH THEIR FOURTH-ROUND PICK OF 2015 NFL DRAFT

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions selected DT Gabe Wright with their fourth-round pick (113th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft. The Lions acquired the 113th-overall pick via a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles for the team’s 2016 third-round pick.

May 2, 2015

LIONS RB AMEER ABDULLAH INTRODUCTORY PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTE SHEET

The Detroit Lions introduced second-round pick RB Ameer Abdullah to the media today. The following is a quote sheet from the media session.

May 2, 2015

DETROIT LIONS SELECT CB ALEX CARTER WITH THEIR THIRD-ROUND PICK OF 2015 NFL DRAFT

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions selected CB Alex Carter with their third-round pick (80th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft. The Lions acquired the 80th-overall pick via a trade with the Minnesota Vikings for the 88th slot, as well as the 143rd-overall pick (fifth round).

May 1, 2015

DETROIT LIONS SELECT RB AMEER ABDULLAH WITH THEIR SECOND-ROUND PICK OF 2015 NFL DRAFT

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions selected RB Ameer Abdullah with their second-round pick (54th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft. 

May 1, 2015

DETROIT LIONS SELECT RB AMEER ABDULLAH WITH THEIR SECOND-ROUND PICK OF 2015 NFL DRAFT

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions selected RB Ameer Abdullah with their second-round pick (54th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft.