What happens with the top-4 selections in Thursday night's first round of the NFL Draft could greatly affect what the Detroit Lions end up doing with the No. 5 pick overall.
Here's a mini-mock draft to try to sort out what might and should happen with the Lions:
1) Kansas City: The Chiefs are likely locked in on one of the top two offensive tackles. The question is whether they'll go with Texas A&M's Luke Joeckel or Central Michigan's Eric Fisher. Jockel is considered more polished right now, partly because he played against tougher competition, but Fisher could have the greater upside.
2) Jacksonville: Some projections have Oregon's Dion Jordan, an outside linebacker, going here. But the Jaguars are so woeful on the offensive line that it's hard to imagine they'll let that second top-rated tackle get away.
3) Oakland: There have been rumors that this pick could be traded, even to the Lions, but if the Raiders stand pat, they can add a disrup...