2013 NFL Mock Draft: Lions currently own No. 5 pick, could go with Michigan OT

James Lang-US PRESSWIRE

The Detroit Lions currently hold the No. 5 pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, and in an early mock draft they are projected to take a local offensive tackle prospect.

At 4-10 on the season, the Detroit Lions are officially preparing for the 2013 NFL Draft. Heading into Week 16, they hold the No. 5 overall pick, which means they will have a great opportunity to land an impact player in the first round. Peter Schrager of Fox Sports recently released his first 2013 Mock Draft, and he has the Lions selecting a local prospect from the Univeristy of Michigan.

In Schrager's mock, the Lions are projected to pick left tackle Taylor Lewan of the Michigan Wolverines. Lewan was named a Walter Camp first-team All-American in 2012, but the 6'8 junior lineman will truly test his draft stock during bowl season. He will line up across from fellow first-team All-American, sophomore defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, when the No. 19 Michigan Wolverines take on the No. 11 South Carolina Gamecocks in the Outback Bowl on Jan. 1.

If you want more information on underclassmen, be sure to visit SB Nation's 2013 NFL Draft underclassmen tracker. Here is a look at the current draft order for non-playoff teams, heading into Week 16:

1. Kansas City Chiefs - 2-12 (.469 SOS)
2. Jacksonville Jaguars - 2-12 (.541 SOS)
3. Oakland Raiders - 4-10 (.469 SOS)
4. Philadelphia Eagles - 4-10 (.505 SOS)
5. Detroit Lions - 4-10 (.546 SOS)
6. San Diego Chargers - 5-9 (.474 SOS)
7. Cleveland Browns - 5-9 (.480 SOS)
8. Buffalo Bills - 5-9 (.500 SOS)
9. Tennessee Titans - 5-9 (.526 SOS)
10. Carolina Panthers - 5-9 (.536 SOS)
11. Arizona Cardinals - 5-9 (.543 SOS)
12. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - 6-8 (.469 SOS)
13. Miami Dolphins - 6-8 (.500 SOS)
14. New York Jets - 6-8 (.526 SOS)
15. New Orleans Saints - 6-8 (.528 SOS)
16. St. Louis Rams - 6-7-1 (.536 SOS)
17. Pittsburgh Steelers - 7-7 (.469 SOS)
18. Dallas Cowboys - 8-6 (.515 SOS)
19. New York Giants - 8-6 (.538 SOS)
20. Chicago Bears - 8-6 (.546 SOS)

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