The searching, analyzing and choosing are over. Now the real work begins. The Detroit Lions’ coaching staff now has to carefully and skillfully work with the raw materials they have found. For fans of the team, the waiting begins.
The Lions 2013 draft class will be measured by the success the team reaps from their presence and participation. Most draft classes have big jobs to do, but for this season, the team’s roster looked as if it had been shot full of holes and this draft class had to restore some wind to the sails. During the three days of the NFL Draft, thoughtful people carefully weighed pros and cons of prospective players and then made decisions critical not only to the success of the team, but quite possibly to the futures of the very decision-makers themselves... Read more