The Detroit Lions 2019 NFL Draft is in the books and that means it is time to have some fun with our ‘Post-NFL Draft’ game-by-game predictions.
Now, rather than pretending we know more than we do and giving a true breakdown for each game, we will just give a score.
Here we go!
Week 1 – @Arizona Cardinals
Kyler Murray’s first game.
Lions 24 Cardinals 13
Week 2 – vs. Los Angeles Chargers
Can the Chargers bounce back after a disappointing playoff loss to the Patriots?
Chargers 27 Lions 23
Week 3 – @Philadelpia Eagles
Look for the Eagles to run the NFC East in 2019
Eagles 26 Lions 20
Week 4 – vs. Kansas City Chiefs
Will the Chiefs’ defense be improved enough to get to the next level in 2019?
Chiefs 31 Lions 27
Week 5 – BYE
Week 6 – @Green Bay Packers (MNF Game)
Rashan Gary will play in his first game against the Lions.
Packers 23 Lions 20
Week 7 – vs. Minnesota Vikings
Look for the Vikings to be the top team in the NFC North.
Lions 20 Vikings 17
Week 8 – vs. New York Giants
It will be fun to watch Saquan Barkley in person at Ford Field!
Lions 34 Giants 17
Week 9 – @Oakland Raiders
The Raiders will be a VERY interesting team to watch in 2019.
Lions 30 Raiders 20
Week 10 – @Chicago Bears
Can the Bears offense improve enough to make them serious Super Bowl contenders?
Bears 28 Lions 21
Week 11 – vs. Dallas Cowboys
Personally, I am high on the Cowboys in 2019
Lions 24 Cowboys 20
Week 12 – @Washington Redskins
Dwayne Haskins sighting!
Lions 28 Redskins 20
Week 13 – vs. Chicago Bears (Thanksgiving Day)
Happy Turkey Day!
Lions 17 Bears 13
Week 14 – @Minnesota Vikings
One of the Lions toughest games of the season
Vikings 23 Lions 17
Week 15 – vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Bucs are gonna be BAD!
Lions 33 Buccaneers 23
Week 16 – @Denver Broncos
Thin air will make this a tough game but the Lions will get the win.
Lions 23 Broncos 20
Week 17 – vs. Green Bay Packers
This one will be for the NFC North crown.
Lions 29 Packers 20
As you can see, I have the Lions finishing with a 10-6 record and winning the NFC North in 2019. What do you think?