Detroit Lions RB Forecast: High Probability of “Thunder”

April 10, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew has continued to impress with another roster overhaul.  He’s added some key players this offseason and still has his work cut out for him in the weeks leading up to the NFL Draft.
A defensive lineman or offensive lineman will most likely be added with the No. 2 overall selection, leaving defensive back, running back, and safety as the other glaring weaknesses.  
The Lions have lacked a No. 1 cornerback for as long as one can remember, but it does seem to be on the agenda this offseason.
Detroit has brought in two potential second-round targets in CBs Patrick Robinson and Perrish Cox, meaning running back would need to be addressed later on. 
Recently, ESPN’s Mel Kiper has said the Lions may draft Dexter McCluster, a versatile change-of-pace back and target a bigger back in the later rounds. 
He went on to mentioned Anthony...

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