2011 NFL Draft–
- CB – The Lions defense is still a work in progress but they’re a lot closer than many believe. The next step in the rebuilding process is to land a shutdown corner. Fortunately for Detroit, this is a deep class of cornerbacks and they’ll likely be able to add more than one defensive back in this draft. Detroit has found a way to get to the passer but without a true shutdown corner, they’ll still struggle against the offenses within their division.
- OT – If Detroit wants franchise quarterback Matt Stafford to live to see his next birthday, they had better add some offensive line help. The patchwork right side of the line that features Stephen Peterman and free agent Corey Hilliard needs help in a major way,