Football Outsiders: Lions should avoid Stafford

With the 2008 season in the books, Football Outsiders is going division by division, applying its unique brand of analysis to one key question for each team. Today: the NFC North.

Detroit: Should Matt Stafford be the first overall pick in the draft?

The Lions will need to make the most important draft selection in team history in April, and the front-runner for the pick appears to be Georgia quarterback Matthew Stafford.