Lions DL is one of the most underrated units in the NFL

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Lions DL is one of the most underrated units in the NFL
Lions DL is one of the most underrated units in the NFL

Danny Kelly of The Ringer recently identified the most underrated units in the NFL and the Detroit Lions defensive line landed on the list. What a difference a year makes. At this time last year, the Lions had massive concerns surrounding their defensive line. Ezekiel Ansah's injuries were a major worry (rightfully so), Sly Williams (who was a mid-season cut) was supposed to be the anchor at nose tackle, A'Shawn Robinson hadn't taken the next step in his development and not many believed in the fourth-round rookie Da'Shawn Hand. When the season began, Hand proved he was being slept on, then came Robinson's leap in production, followed by Romeo Okwara's surprise rise in contributions. But the

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