DE Cliff Avril: “I can see us getting a linebacker or even an offensive lineman, to tell you the truth. I think we also need some help in the deep end (back seven), and I think those areas are going to be addressed. We might even add some guys on the defensive line because, here’s the thing—you never know how pleased they are with everybody.”
Other major busts since 1990 at No. 2 include Jets running back Blair Thomas (1990), Seattle quarterback Rick Mirer (1993, taken after New England drafted Drew Bledsoe) and Detroit receiver Charles Rogers (2003).
Zac Snyder got hooked on the Lions after his dad took him to a Monday Night Football game against the Los Angeles Raiders in 1990. The show put on by Barry Sanders and Bo Jackson that night was only surpassed by what Zac could do with Barry in a game of Tecmo Super Bowl.