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Week 16 NFL Draft order: Lions could move into top five

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Monday Night Football will alter the Lions' position in the draft order.

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After Week 14's Sunday games, the NFL Draft order is starting to come into clearer shape. Though just two games separate the first overall pick from the 11th, the teams in between are no longer logjammed with seven or eight teams holding the same record. Here's a look at how things stand before Monday Night Football, according to Dan Kadar:

1. Tennessee Titans: 3-11 (.489 strength of schedule)
2. Cleveland Browns: 3-11 (.536 SOS)
3. San Diego Chargers: 4-10 (.516 SOS)
4. Baltimore Ravens: 4-10 (.518 SOS)
5. Dallas Cowboys: 4-10 (.543 SOS)
6. San Francisco 49ers: 4-10 (.547 SOS)
7. Detroit Lions: 4-9 (.534 SOS)
8. New Orleans Saints: 5-8 (.511 SOS)
9. Jacksonville Jaguars: 5-9 (.466 SOS)
10. Miami Dolphins: 5-9 (.473 SOS)
11. Chicago Bears: 5-9 (.536 SOS)
12. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 6-8 (.482 SOS)
13. New York Giants: 6-8 (.498 SOS)
14. Indianapolis Colts: 6-8 (.507 SOS - 4-6 in conference)
15. Oakland Raiders: 6-8 (.507 SOS - 6-4 in conference)
16. Philadelphia Eagles: 6-8 (.514 SOS)
17. Buffalo Bills: 6-8 (.518 SOS)
18. St. Louis Rams: 6-8 (.529 SOS)
19. Atlanta Falcons: 7-7 (.482 SOS)
20. New York Jets: 9-5 (.442 SOS)

With a loss, the Lions could move all the way to the fifth overall pick, since they currently have an easier strength of schedule than both the Cowboys and 49ers. However, if the Lions win, they would likely be slotted 10th or 11th, depending on how the game shifts strength of schedule.