The Detroit Lions front office is busily finalizing its draft board for the 2014 NFL draft in May. The scouting department is moving players up and down the board based on pro day results, private workouts and intense debate in the draft room.
As more and more information gets introduced and implemented, general manager Martin Mayhew presides over ranking the players.
In the process, some players will rise up. Others will fall, with the movement in either direction based on a variety of factors. Among the reasons for mobility:
- Unexpected workout results
- Injury issues
- Comparative study within a position
- Narrower focus on specific traits and desires
- Team interviews and private workouts
So who is moving up, and who is sliding down? Here are a few players moving in one direction or another...
All 2014 NFL Combine results are courtesy of NFL.com. You can follow Jeff on Twitter @JeffRisdon.