Not every need can be filled in the draft, so the rate of veteran signings figures to pick up in the coming weeks.
“You know, we’re still kind of evaluating everything now. I wouldn’t say [Jones is] in play or not,” Mayhew said Sunday.
The Lions continued to add to the secondary over the weekend, but coach Jim Schwartz indicated that the team may not be done making moves yet.
“We’ve added a lot of pieces there, but we need to get that settled,” he
said. (Apparently the current secondary doesn’t get him going.)
The Lions didn’t add a linebacker in the draft, but Schwartz doesn’t sound likely to pick up former Titan Keith Kullock.
“You’re talking about a guy coming off an ACL [tear] — we have three
guys already coming off of ACL’s, and we know where they are, so it’s
probably not at the point where we would be doing anything right there,”