Late Friday night, Larry Warford was drafted 65th overall with the 3rd pick in the 3rd round of the NFL Draft. The 6’5” Warford has slimmed down to 328 pounds since the end of his senior season, and became the first player from Kentucky’s major colleges to be drafted. He becomes the 2nd highest draft pick from Kentucky this decade, sitting only one spot behind Randall Cobb...
After taking defensive end Ziggy Ansah in the first round Thursday, Martin Mayhew and the Lions returned Friday selecting speedy corner Darius Slay out of Mississippi State int second round and mauling offensive guard Larry Warford in the third.
I made it lol its crazy
— Darius slay (@_bigplayslay9) April 27, 2013
Slay, who the Lions took 36th overall ran the 40-yard dash (4.36...
How have the Detroit Lions fared with their picks in the 2013 draft? We’re handing out grades for each of their selections:
Round 1: Ziggy Ansah, DE, BYU
The Lions were a little stuck here. The top three offensive tackles came flying off the board in the first four picks and Detroit, wisely, opted not to trade up and chase. So, that left Ansah, the draft’s top two guards (Chance...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. - The Detroit Lions quite possibly found the new right guard for their offensive line Friday night in the third round of the NFL Draft.
Larry Warford, a mammoth 6-foot-3, 333-pound road grater from Kentucky, was selected with the 65th pick overall.
I think he definitely competes for it, general manager Martin Mayhew said of the starting job.
If so, it would help...
With the 65th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Lions select Kentucky OG Larry Warford. He is a good overall athlete, displaying very good body control, balance and lower body flexibility in his play. Warford displays many traits that NFL teams want to see in very good guard prospects like great initial quickness and strong hands to sustain run blocks. Warford can pull and...
Larry Warford is on the verge of a lifelong dream as the NFL Draft approaches. The Wildcats' senior guard is poised to become UK's first offensive lineman to be drafted in 20 years.
We go to the film room to break down Kentucky guard Larry Warford, a potential second-round pick in this year’s draft, one the Bears could be targeting with the 50th overall selection.
#67 Larry Warford, OG, Kentucky
HGT: 6-3 WGT: 333
Larry Warford appeared in 47 games in his career at Kentucky, with 37 starts. Warford was named to the 3rd team All-American team by AP as a senior. Earned 2nd team All-SEC in 2010, 2011 and 2012. In 2009 he was named to the SEC All-Freshman team. Was a Senior Bowl invite and really stood out during the entire week in Mobile.
Kentucky's Larry Warford added more honors to his resume on Tuesday when the senior guard was named a third-team All-American by The Associated Press. He is the first Wildcat lineman to earn that honor since 1989.
Kentucky senior guard Larry Warford has earned second-team All-SEC honors from The Associated Press, the wire service announced Monday.