Local Michigan talent selected in 2016 NFL Draft

Plenty of local kids heard their name called during the 2016 NFL Draft. Whether it was during the very first round, or all the way down in the very last round, there were plenty of Michigan based college players’ names being called throughout. Here are the Michigan based collegiate programs and the players from those … Read more

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

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

10 small-school sleepers who could fit with the Detroit Lions

[tps_header]One mark of a great general manager is his ability to find NFL talent where you may least expect it. Lions GM Bob Quinn has been assiduously working on unearthing some draft day steals from smaller colleges, outside of the familiar NFL breeding grounds. Below is a list of potential sleepers that the Lions could … Read more

Top 10 NFL Draft prospects from Michigan-based collegiate programs

The 2016 NFL Draft takes place on April 28th through the 30th at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. As with any NFL Draft, plenty of athletes from different schools and different states will be showcased. Here is a look at the Top 10 NFL Draft prospects from Michigan based collegiate programs:   10: Kavon … Read more