Dec. 16, 2012; Glendale, AZ, USA: Detroit Lions wide receiver Mike Thomas against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. The Cardinals defeated the Lions 38-10. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

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DETROIT LIONS: Team has options with Titus Young gone
Paula Pashe – The Oakland Press

Young is gone, leaving a vacancy at wide receiver that has not been addressed in free agency, but could be a target in the draft (not likely in the first round).

Still the Lions have plenty of wide receivers not named Calvin Johnson on the current roster. They’re just not so sure what each brings.

Detroit Lions host 14 draft prospects for team’s local workout day
Justin Rogers –

The Detroit Lions hosted 14 prospects on Wednesday as part of the team’s local workout day. Below is a list of the players, provided by the team’s official website, with a brief bio.

What do you think…Should the Detroit Lions trade for Darrelle Revis?
Joshua Lobdell –

He is a very talented corner back and the Detroit Lions could use a player with his skill set. The question here is if you were Lions’ General Manager Martin Mayhew, would you make a deal for Revis Island?
Let’s look at the key factors:

Tavon Austin visits Lions, compares himself to Reggie Bush
Josh Alper – Pro Football Talk

West Virginia wide receiver Tavon Austin is in Detroit to meet with the team for one of their final face-to-face meetings before the draft gets underway next week. Austin’s been a busy man of late, lining up visits with just about every team picking in the top half of the first round.

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