Detroit Sports Center Detroit Sports Center Home News > Lions Draft Class 2014 Lions Draft Class 2014 Posted on 5/12/2014 8:19:00 AM Justin K. Aller/Getty The 2014 NFL Draft is in the books. The Lions got things going on Thursday by taking North Carolina tight end Eric Ebron with the tenth overall pick. In the second round, Detroit selected BYU linebacker Kyle Van Noy number 40 overall. In the third round, the Lions took Arkansas center Travis Swanson No. 76 overall. In the fourth round, Detroit selected Utah State cornerback Nevin Lawson and Bloomsburg defensive end Larry Webster. In the fifth round, Detroit grabbed Princeton defensive tackle Caraun Reid. In the sixth round, the Lions selected Notre Dame receiver T.J. Jones. The Lions last pick this year came in the seventh round with Boston College kicker Nate Freese at No. 229 overall.