Jeff Seidel: Lions new GM Brad Holmes is an exciting hire who wants 'game wreckers'

DETROIT — There is a lot to like about Brad Holmes, the Detroit Lions’ new general manager. This is the guy who helped pick Aaron Donald after the Lions picked Eric Ebron. Case closed. Drop the mic. Welcome to the Motor City. That’s enough of a resume, by itself, to endear him to Lions fans, many of whom look at the Lions’ decision to pass on Donald as the ultimate symbol of organizational futility. But wait. That’s just the tip of the iceberg. Holmes, the director of the Rams’ drafts the past eight years, helped take Todd Gurley, who became the 2017 NFL offensive player of the year. This is t…

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