Watch the moment Lions tell T.J. Hockenson they're drafting him 8th overall

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Posted at 3:23 PM, Apr 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-27 10:20:10-04

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (WXYZ) -- Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn, head coach Matt Patricia, and owner Martha Ford spoke to T.J. Hockenson upon his selection 8th overall Thursday night in the NFL Draft.

On Friday, the team released video of the call.

Hockenson is scheduled to be introduced at a press conference at the team's headquarters Friday afternoon.