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When the Lions used a fifth-round pick to select Temple product Tahir Whitehead, most Lions fans were scrambling to find out who he was -- and not all were supportive of the selection. Thus far in training camp, he's been impressive.

ALLEN PARK -- Tahir Whitehead wasn't an oft-mentioned name leading into the NFL draft. When the Lions used a fifth-round pick to select the Temple product, most Lions fans were scrambling to find out who he was and not all were supportive of the selection. Defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham was amongst the group that was surprised by the selection...

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