Detroit Lions land Jared Goff’s replacement in 2023 mock draft

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It may be May of 2022 but plenty (including us) have already put out their Detroit Lions way-too-early 2023 NFL Mock Drafts even though we all know they will not be remotely accurate to what actually happens. The latest person to fall into the way-too-early 2023 NFL Draft trap is draft guru, Todd McShay. On … Read more

Jameson Williams: The Detroit Lions best value pick

Heading into the 2022 NFL Draft, many believed the Detroit Lions would use one of their eight picks to select a wide receiver but very few thought that wide receiver would be Jameson Williams out of Alabama. Embed from Getty Images In order to land Jameson Williams, the Lions had to trade all the way … Read more

Todd McShay has Detroit Lions landing QB and LB in ‘Way-too-Early’ 2022 NFL Mock Draft

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The 2021 NFL Draft is now behind us and the NFL Draft ‘gurus’ have already begun digging into the 2022 NFL Draft. On Thursday, Todd McShay released his first ‘Way-too-Early’ 2022 NFL Mock Draft and as you can see below, he has the Detroit Lions landing a quarterback and a linebacker with their two first-round … Read more

Todd McShay shares predictions for UM’s Kwity Paye , Nico Collins

The NFL isn’t far off, and if ESPN’s Todd McShay‘s predictions hold true, two members of the Michigan Wolverines will go on to have fruitful NFL careers. Defensive end Kwity Paye will be going 21st overall to the Indianapolis Colts, according to Shay’s mock draft. “He’s either going to be the first or second edge … Read more

Detroit Lions trade down, still land elite playmaker in Todd McShay’s most recent Mock Draft

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What will the Detroit Lions do when they are on the clock with the No. 7 overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft? My hope is that they trade down into the teens and get a haul in return. In Todd McShay’s most recent 2021 NFL Mock Draft, he does have the Lions trading down, … Read more

JUST IN: ESPN’s Todd McShay has the Lions going with defense in his Mock Draft 2.0

Now that the Super Bowl is over, NFL fan bases have shifted their attention to free agency and then the 2019 NFL Mock Draft. Depending on which free agents the Detroit Lions sign, will largely dictate the direction they go in the draft. Embed from Getty Images There is no question about it that they … Read more

Grading Detroit Lions mock drafts: Who has it right?

Super Bowl week is here! Err… draft week I mean. As a Detroit Lions fan, it’s hard to separate the two. It’s the most optimistic time of the year, full of hope and a momentarily unblemished record. The NFL Draft makes it seem like anything is possible – even a Super Bowl appearance. Like millions … Read more

ESPN’s Todd McShay predicts Detroit Lions will draft DE in 1st Round

ESPN’s Todd McShay has released his second NFL mock draft, in which he predicts that the Detroit Lions will select Tennessee’s Derek Barnett with the number 21 selection in the first round. The 6-foot-3, 265-pound defensive end was a starter from the very beginning of his tenure with the Tennessee Volunteers and would fit in very well … Read more

Todd McShay’s latest mock draft has Lions picking Taylor Decker in first round

Now that the NFL Scouting Combine in the books, you can expect that everyone will be releasing their latest NFL mock draft. In fact, at Detroit Sports Nation we have our latest version in the works too. On Wednesday, ESPN’s Todd McShay released his NFL Mock Draft 3.o and there was definitely some movement with … Read more

Lions select Alabama LB Ragland in McShay’s latest mock draft

ESPN’s analyst, Todd McShay, recently published a new 2016 NFL mock draft. With his latest rendition, he projects the Detroit Lions to grab Alabama linebacker, Reggie Ragland, with the No. 16 overall pick. McShay justified the Lions selection with the following: This is a tone-setting player in the middle of the defense, which is exactly what … Read more