Dan Campbell learns ‘Interesting’ rumor about Jalen Carter

When the Detroit Lions are on the clock with the No. 6 overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft, Jalen Carter, who has arguably been the No. 1 ranked player in college football over the past two seasons, could still be available. The Lions will have already discussed what their plan is if that scenario comes to fruition, and it will be interesting to see how things play out. But before the draft happens, Lions head coach Dan Campbell and GM Brad Holmes, along with their staff, will dig deep to find out as much about Carter as they possibly can. On Tuesday, Campbell revealed that the Lions recently spoke to one of Carter’s teammates at Georgia, and they learned some “interesting” information.

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Key Points

  • Jalen Carter is considered one of the top-ranked players in college football and could potentially be available for the Detroit Lions with the 6th overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft.
  • The Lions coaching staff and management, including head coach Dan Campbell and GM Brad Holmes, are doing their due diligence in researching Carter to determine whether he would be a good fit for the team.
  • The Lions recently spoke with one of Carter’s teammates at Georgia and gained some interesting information about the player, which could potentially impact the team’s decision-making in the draft.

What Dan Campbell said about Jalen Carter

Campbell spoke to reporters earlier today, and he revealed that the Lions have talked to one of Carter’s teammates, who told them some “Interesting information”.

“We talked to a teammate of his the other day and man, he told us some things we didn’t know,” Campbell said. “That nobody probably would’ve known. It was like, oh, that’s interesting.”

When he was then asked if it was good or bad, he would not give anything away.

“It’s interesting,” Campbell said.

Bottom Line: To select or not to select Jalen Carter

The Lions are doing their due diligence on DT Jalen Carter, a highly-ranked player in college football, as a potential pick in the 2022 NFL Draft. The team’s coaching staff and management are conducting thorough research on Carter to make an informed decision. Recently, one of Carter’s teammates provided the Lions with some undisclosed but intriguing information about him. The outcome of the draft and the Lions’ decision regarding Carter’s selection remains uncertain, but the team is actively seeking all necessary information to make the best choice possible.

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