In 1990, Conklin was a fourth-round pick at quarterback by the Washington Redskins in the NFL Draft. He played for the Redskins from 1990-94 and with the San Francisco 49ers in 1995. Conklin was a teammate of Mayhew with the Redskins during the 1990-92 seasons.
In college, Conklin set numerous passing records for the Washington Huskies. He was recruited to play for the Huskies after being named Washington’s Gatorade Player of the Year while attending Eisenhower High School in Yakima, Wash.Conklin is married to wife, Demetra, and has two daughters, Cosette and Violet, and a son, Canon.
Head coach Jim Caldwell's peers are taking notice of the job he's done in Detroit, leading the Lions to 11 wins this past season.
LaAdrian Waddle is spending this offseason rehabilitating his left knee that required surgery after the season and completing work on his degree.
Wide receiver Golden Tate’s former teammates in Seattle aren’t surprised at all by the career season he had in Detroit.
NFL vice president of officiating Dean Blandino, confirmed Thursday that the Detroit Lions have made a proposal to the competition committee to expand instant replay.