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Lions notes: Ameer Abdullah, Michael Burton, more

Lions notes looks at Ameer Abdullah, Michael Burton and much more.

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  • Pro Football Focus really seems to like the Detroit Lions' new backfield duo of Ameer Abdullah and Michael Burton:
  • Speaking of backfield duos, this is just a great tidbit: (Zach Zenner is an undrafted free agent signing.)

  • With all of this talk about fullbacks, it's fitting that former Lions fullback Cory Schlesinger was in Allen Park on Saturday to announce the team's final two picks.

  • If you're engaged, married or were a captain in college, there's a very good chance the Lions will draft you.
  • Along the same lines, MLive took a look at how intelligent the Lions' 2015 draft class is from an academic standpoint. Case in point:
  • ESPN's Michael Rothstein examined the Lions' draft-day trades from the perspective of the draft value chart.

  • I would imagine that the NFL Draft is going to stay in Chicago for the foreseeable future.
  • Finally, here's a breakdown of how many players were drafted at each position this year: