Detroit Lions First Round Pick Among Top Picks Favored For Rookie Of The Year
The 2019 NFL Draft is history and with the season still a few months away, Vegas has released odds on who will win the NFL Rookie of The Year.
According to the story from M-Live, the Lions top pick, T.J. Hockenson is listed as a 12-1 favorite to win the Offensive Rookie of The Year, that is tied for sixth best.
Hockenson, a tight end drafted from Iowa, was the Lions number 8 selection in the draft. He joins top pick QB Kyler Murray at 5-2, Former Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins at 7-1 and RB Josh Jacobs at 9-1.
The odds released by sportsbetting.ag. The pick of Hockenson was mixed among Lions fans. The teams last few high tight end picks, Brandon Pettigrew and Eric Ebron did not work out as planned.
How will he do? We will have to watch through out the season to see how he does. The Lions preseason schedule will begin on August 8th at home against the defending champions, New England Patriots.