(WXYZ) — The Detroit Lions have the third pick in the 2nd round of the NFL Draft, which continues Friday night, and the team reportedly had a private meeting with a quarterback last month.
Reminder: You can watch round 2 of the NFL Draft on Channel 7 at 7 p.m.
According to NFL Network's Tom Pelissero, Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts had a private meeting with GM Bob Quinn last month.
Quarterbacks to watch on the draft’s second day include Washington’s Jacob Eason and Oklahoma’s Jalen Hurts, who I'm told met privately with #Lions GM Bob Quinn last month. Detroit sits at No. 35 and has two picks in Round 3. pic.twitter.com/eXYcslIMG5— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) April 24, 2020
Hurts finished as a runner up for the Heisman Trophy last year, and threw for 3,851 yards and 32 touchdowns in his final season for the Sooners.