On The Clock: Drafting With The Detroit Lions

By NFLSportChannel
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Published: April 2, 2009

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... where they will have a high pick. Big shocker, right?

But there is a faint glimmer of hope shrouding this draft as it is marked by the first hint of promise since the Millen regime took over. No one can be sure how this new administration will perform, but this draft will provide a clear look into what the future of the franchise may look like with two first round picks.

If It Were Up To Me…

If it’s me and I’m staring down the barrel of Daunte Culpepper and the brothers Drew (Henson and Stanton), I’m thinking that I HAVE to address the QB position. Very little is accomplished in the NFL without a competent QB so the Lions need to make this a top priority.

The only problem is that neither of the top QB prospects this year feel like sure things and if Alex Smith and Ryan Leaf have taught us anything, it is that nothing (not even dogfighting charges) submarines a franchise faster than a bum first overall pick.
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