By Nate Atkins | [email protected] | Posted April 25, 2019 at 06:30 AM
"(Hockenson) fills a position of need." He instantly adds a sure-handedness to the passing game and watching Lions football down the stretch last season Tremendous blocker – the best in this class – and Darrell Bevell comes with the Kirk Ferentz stamp of approval. "
Nate's reaction : I had Hockenson to the Lions in my mock draft from last week. Like Kyle, I just did not like it, but it's hard to find out more. 8. The Lions love the production, conference affiliation, style of offense, coaching staff and personality that surround this kid, and at a position of need, it'd be a fit, even if it's a reach.
If they do not, edge rusher (Rashan Gary?) Could be in play, and there's even speculation in league They would have been in the middle of the fairway. "
" I would say it would be a good idea to get a top-10 player. " is always key for Matt Patricia on defense and the Lions want to play multiple p ositions on defense so QB reads are difficult. Trey Flowers despite his smaller frame. "
Nate's reaction: I love it, of course. He is my sixth overall prospect for the Lions, in part because of his absurd upside but so because of his versatility and all that Patricia those with outrageous upside and a desperate desire to chase it are hard to pass on in my eyes.