It is no secret that the Lions need a lot of help at linebacker an in the secondary. Their best opportunity to address one of these needs comes at pick 13 in the first round of the NFL draft in April. A lot of speculation is circling about the Lions picking an offensive lineman but the defensive back seven remains their biggest immediate concern.
ESPN NFL draft experts Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay went into the draft lab to talk about some of this year’s prospects in the back seven. Lions fans should be familiar with names like Jimmy Smith and Akeem Ayers by now. Both guys get a mention in the draft lab video that was released today.
Check out the video below: