NFC North Rundown: Jaylen Waddle could fit Detroit at Pick 7 if Lions stay put
Time is slowly running out until a new watch officially begins next week – the one that will enable the Jacksonville Jaguars to make the first choice of the 2021 NFL Draft. As the weekend draft approaches, trade talk has increased with a number of teams battling for quarterback positioning on draft day.
The Minnesota Vikings could be one such team trying to improve the board after locating the first five quarterbacks to fall off the board. Could a native of Minnesota like Trey Lance be of interest as the Vikings are planning a future without Kirk cousins?
With NFC North keeping one eye on Minnesota’s activities, another will be on Detroit’s activities. The Lions may be a team trying to break away from a top 10 spot to strengthen their talent for catching passports. One such player is Jaylen Waddle, and today’s division overview begins with his possible fit in a blue and silver uniform.
Why the Detroit Lions should draw Jaylen Waddle
Speed is the name of his game, but Wadel’s hands and decoy ability could make him even more of a weapon for Detroit.
NFL Draft Rumors: Detroit Lions ‘Trying To Get Down From No. 7’
With a number of receiving candidates, including Waddle, still on the board, it would be no surprise to Lions to go downstairs and save picks.
3 Lions players will lose training bonuses if they skip voluntary activities this week
A trio of defensive players opted out of bonus money over the past week, much like others in the league.
Will the Minnesota Vikings draft a quarterback earlier this year?
The Vikings are said to have carried out extensive preparatory work on this year’s top 5 quarterbacks. Would they be willing to step up for a slippery view?
Rick Spielman must get his second round election back
The second round was sort of a gold mine for Minnesota under its current GM, and the team could benefit from adding a selection for the early second day.
Viking CB Patrick Peterson talks about his new team, his role as father and Daunte Wright
In a Q&A article, Minnesota’s new acquisition talked about his favorite paternity activities, his wife’s role in healthcare during a pandemic, and his hobbies outside of football.
Roster Move: Bears sign Marquise Goodwin
After Goodwin left the 2020 season, he joined the Bears and quickly threatened Chicago in the field.
S Tashaun Gipson returns to the Bears on a one-year contract
The veteran Safety returns to Chicago on another one-year deal a year after signing a very similar deal and starting 16 games.
Chicago Bears NFL Draft 2021: 5 Factors That Harm This Year’s Draft
Last year’s postseason has hurt the positioning of the Chicago Draft, and the lack of picks for the fourth round puts the team at a disadvantage at draft weekend as well.