Ep: 253 – Lions Draft Thoughts And The XFL ft. Dean Blandino – The Detroit Lions Podcast

In this episode of The Detroit Lions Podcast, Chris and Case get together to bring you the latest Detroit Lions news and to share our insights on what the first pick of the 2020 NFL Draft might hold. We walk you through scenarios related to the number 3 overall pick in the NFL draft. There are five likely scenarios today and we walk through each of them. We’ll explain how and why each one might play out. Definitely a good analysis on how things might play out in the Lions draft this year. We also take your calls on the draft and have a couple of great discussions on the possibilities. After that we preview next week’s interview with Wayne Fontes, guaranteed to be a gem.

Detroit Lions Podcast Talks XFL With Dean Blandino

Our old friend Dean Blandino stops by after an amazing first week of XFL football to tell the boys what’s up. As Head of Officiating, Dean brings great insight as to how things worked, why there were implemented, and what to expect next. This is the most in-depth interview about the XFL that you will get and a can’t miss conversation for football fans. If you haven’t watched yet, get in here, the XFL is for real and in for the long haul.

The guys also discuss the article from PFF stating that the Lions have the best chance in the NFL to go from worst to first in their division. This is something Chris has been talking about for weeks, it’s good to see some validation for his thinking. Your hosts also quash the idea that Bob Quinn and Matt Patricia might not be fighting for their jobs. They are and we tell you why this has to be their year.

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Chris is the founder of everything you see here. A former radio presenter and Detroit native, he now resides in sunny California – and like so many of us, he found himself marooned on an island devoid of other Lions fans. After spending a few years in the Detroit Lions Reddit community he decided to start the Detroit Lions Podcast. Its become the #1 Detroit Lions podcast, and regularly ranks with the top podcasts in Detroit. With a mixture of pre-recorded shows, live & recorded phone-ins, and live post-game broadcasts - this is his slice of Honolulu Blue heaven.