Lions could have deal done with pick

Updated: April 22, 2009, 5:24 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The Detroit Lions say they haven't wrapped up negotiations with any potential top draft picks. Yet.

But Lions general manager Martin Mayhew said "there is a sense of urgency, and we've expressed that [to prospective picks]," in an interview with ESPN's Rachel Nichols.

Tuesday, in a news conference, Mayhew and the Lions were careful to avoid even subtle hints about who they will take No. 1 overall.

Mayhew said Tuesday the chances were "very good" an agreement ...

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