With the 36th pick in the draft, the Detroit Lions select...

Mississippi State cornerback Darius Slay. Russ Lande

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Darius Slay, CB, Mississippi State Bulldogs (6-1, 190 pounds)

Needing a boost for their secondary, the Lions grab cornerback Darrius Slay from Mississippi State.  A smooth and fluid athlete with explosive closing burst to the ball and the ball skills necessary to break-up and intercept passes, Slay will be a welcome addition to a Lions secondary that has struggled in recent seasons.

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