Not many high school kids get offered a college football scholarship without ever having played high school football.
The Detroit Lions have not addressed their biggest need in the NFL draft so far.
All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.
The Detroit Lions love the possibilities that come with their new tight end Eric Ebron.
In the end, the Lions simply trusted their research.
The Detroit Lions have selected North Carolina tight end Eric Ebron with the No. 10 pick in the NFL draft.
Although NFL mock drafts are fun, entertaining and intriguing they are impossible to get correct because of all the possible trades.
Lewand fully expects that the players Detroit picks today will fit into that “win now” vision and will be able to contribute immediately.
Calvin Johnson, Golden Tate and Sammy Watkins? It seems that it’s more and more of a possibility everyday that the Lions will make a move for the standout WR.
Jadeveon Clowney just wants it to be over already.