Five North Prospects the Detroit Lions Should Watch at the 2015 Senior Bowl

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Jan 20, 2015; Mobile, AL, USA; Scouts and coaches watch from the stands as the Senior Bowl North squad practices at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Glenn Andrews-USA TODAY Sports

The arrival of the Senior Bowl always signifies the beginning of the draft process. It’s the first major step that elder prospects take before the combine arrives later in February, and the first event that really helps get fans revved-up about the upcoming draft.

Like all teams, the Detroit Lions will be watching close from the sidelines, looking for a few prospects which could be difference makers. Arguably, the game helped them find Ziggy Ansah and Caraun Reid, two players that have a bright present and future in the league respectively.

Which players could be the next to make the jump from Senior Bowl eye-opener to star Lions’ player? Here’s a look at five names to remember from the North team this weekend.

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