The 2016 NFL Draft is an opportunity that Bob Quinn and the Detroit Lions must take full advantage of if they want to compete for a playoff spot in the upcoming season. That being said, there have been some names thrown around in mock drafts that really have me worried. If the Lions happen to select one of these players, it could be another rough season.
When the Lions select at No. 16, assuming they do not make a trade, they will have the opportunity to draft a player who can make an immediate impact. Unfortunately, as you may know, the NFL Draft is often a roll of the dice when it comes to selecting a future star in the first round.That being said, here is a list of five players that the Lions MUST avoid drafting when they are on the clock:
If we could just set everything else aside and only focus on talent on the field, Robert Nkemdiche would easily be a top five pick in 2016 NFL Draft. Unfortunately, that is not the case and Nkemdiche's off-the-field issues are just too much to ignore. Let's put it this way, some teams in the NFL are in a position to take a chance on a questionable player and other teams are not. The Lions are definitely in the second group.
3). Reggie Ragland (LB) Alabama
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