Updated Day 2 NFL mock draft

Just when you think you are done with NFL mock drafts, “SURPRISE!” The first-round is officially over and it is time to predict the second day of the draft– rounds two and three. With a better understanding of the direction each organization went on day one, we have a slightly better idea of team needs … Read more

Day 2 draft targets for the Detroit Lions

Round 1 of the 2016 NFL draft is done and there is still plenty of talent left on the board for the Detroit Lions. After selecting offensive tackle Taylor Decker in the first, the Lions could look to address other positions of need such as strong safety, defensive end, center or linebacker. Here a few … Read more

Detroit Lions Perfect 2016 NFL Draft: Every pick revealed (Final Cut)

On Thursday night, Lions general manager Bob Quinn will have his first opportunity to run an NFL Draft. It just so happens to be a draft that could be the most important in Detroit Lions team history. We have compiled what we believe will be the ‘Perfect’ NFL Draft outcome for the Lions, all seven … Read more

The Detroit Lions prospects of interest

With the 2016 pre-draft scouting process coming to the end, the Detroit Lions are winding down on their visits with potential draft selections. The Detroit scouting staff has interacted with a long list of prospects this season– at least relative to years past. Not every single interview or workout makes it to the media, but the … Read more

Detroit Lions: 7-Round NFL Draft Player Guide

There are plenty of roster holes the Detroit Lions could fill with their ten picks in the 2016 NFL draft. Although only a few glaring needs exist, there is always room for improvement at other positions. Projected Draft Strategy: Offensive Line- It doesn’t make a ton of sense to draft an offensive tackle in round one who can’t … Read more

Detroit Lions ‘All Local’ 7-Round NFL Mock Draft

With the 2016 NFL Draft nearly upon us, we are confident that you have probably read more than your fair share of mock drafts, each of which probably had the Detroit Lions selecting a different player. So, we thought it would be fun to create a mock draft for the Lions using only players from … Read more

Lions expand ‘local’ area for predraft workouts

Thanks to a revised definition of Detroit’s local area, the Detroit Lions will be able to invite more players to their predraft workout next week. The change came about after the Lions called the NFL seeking clarification on what is considered “local.” After a consultation with Rand McNally, it was determined that “there wasn’t an intentional … Read more

Detroit Lions Perfect 2016 NFL Draft: Every pick revealed Vol. 3

[tps_header] With the 2016 NFL Draft set to take place April 28th-April 30th, Bob Quinn and the Detroit Lions are preparing for one of the most important drafts in team history. Luckily, we have compiled what we believe will be the ‘Perfect’ NFL Draft outcome for the Lions, all seven rounds, and all 10 picks. So … Read more

Top 10 athletes not invited to the 2016 NFL combine

With the NFL combine only allowing a finite number of participants, there are always players who are considered “snubs” and don’t get an invite. Pro-days are where these outcasts are given the opportunity to shine and to show NFL coaches and scouts what they got. There are plenty of top-notch athletes that have a puncher’s … Read more

Lions eyeing talented Eastern Michigan RB Darius Jackson

The University of Michigan held its pro day on Friday, but it may have been an Eastern Michigan running back, Darius Jackson, who stole the show. There were 17 UofM participants as well as a few smaller school players from around the state (Ferris State, Michigan Tech, and Eastern Michigan). The 6-foot-1, 220-pound running back … Read more