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Even though the Lions have the fewest picks in the draft after losing their seventh round selection as punishment for tampering with the Chiefs, NFL.com expert analyst Pat Kirwan took the time to make one Motor City fan’s day during his weekly chat when he dreamed up the perfect draft scenario for Detroit’s limited picks.

If you haven’t seen the Calvin Johnson commercial for Acura yet, you soon will. He is prominently featured in it. In fact, he’s the only person in it.

The question is should a high profile, all-pro player for the Lions, owned by the Ford Motor Company, be making a commercial for a Honda product?

We examined how they became square pegs with their respective former teams. We analyzed what they have brought to the Lions, their performance, and what areas they need to improve in that will add value to the team moving forward.

The 2011 Arrowhead Pride Mock Draft continues with Matt Hays choosing for the Detroit Lions at No 13…

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