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NFC North Notes: First Round
Detroit Lions How do you like the defensive tackle rotation of Ndamukong Suh, Corey Williams, Sammie Hill and Nick Fairley? That's how the Lions will line up next year - though not necessarily in that order - after taking Fairley, the SEC defensive player of the year for national-champion Auburn, with the 13th overall pick Thursday. "The philosophy here was, we drafted to our strength," coach Jim Schwartz said. "We won our last four games last season and I think you could have a quiz show to name our cornerbacks in those games. But we won because we were very good up front. "He's an impact player at an impact position." DT Nick FairleyChris Trotman/Getty Schwartz doesn't see any problem rotating three defensive tackles. "We play around 130 defensive tackle snaps a game," he said. "You rotate three guys at 45 snaps a person and you are going to be really fresh. We can keep rolling in waves and waves. "I thought Suh played too much last year. Not that he wore down but it was too...
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