When NFL commissioner Roger Goodell steps to the podium in May and utters "With the 10th pick in the 2014 NFL draft, the Detroit Lions select...," what names might we hear to complete his announcement?
Right now, it could be any number of names. After all, we are very early in the draft process.
Add in the lack of a current head coach or new staff, and it's hard to forecast the name Goodell will pronounce.
The scouting staff and management remain in place, however, and they have been working diligently in breaking down potential Lions. Here are five players sure to enter the conversation for the 10th overall pick for Detroit, in no particular order: