We’ve reached the point in our 2019 Detroit Lions roster ranking where we’re talking about players who have a legitimate chance to crack the 53-man roster. The players ranked 70-61 have some work to do next month to convince coaches they deserve to be considered, but, at the very least, these players will be considered a high priority to keep around on the practice squad, if still eligible.
If you need to catch up on our countdown, here are our two previous installments.
Last year: 75
Last year, Deontez Alexander suffered an injury during training camp that saw him getting waived before the team’s first preseason game.