Will Lions draft a kicker?
April, 15, 2014
By Tom Carpenter | ESPN Insider
Throughout Jason Hanson's 21-year tenure with the Detroit Lions, fans of the team knew they could count on having quality kicking as much as they could count on not winning playoff games. He retired after the 2012 campaign and the Lions weren't satisfied with what they got out of David Akers last season and let him walk. Now, the Lions have just John Potter and Giorgio Tavecchio, who are unproven at the pro level.