Lions Are Building Monstrous Defense, Pick Auburn DL Nick Fairley in NFL draft
After ferocious trading and 4 QB going inside the first 12 picks, the Lions were left with no other decision but to bolster their defense when their 13th pick came around in the NFL draft. We now get to see Nick Fairly playing next to Suh. “F**ing A” man, that is gonna rock.
Fairley was the defensive leader on last season’s BCS championship team and won the Lombardi Trophy as the nation’s best lineman. The Mobile, Ala., native had 60 tackles last season and led the Tigers with 24 tackles for loss and 11.5 sacks. Lions are on their way to building one bad-ass D. Stay tuned!