With that in mind, Pride of Detroit decided to draft linebacker Aaron Curry, who will be able to come in and immediately start in the middle for the Lions. Although he is an OLB, Lions GM Martin Mayhew has said that Curry can be a starter at MLB from day one. He has unbelievable talent and is someone the Lions could build their defense around.Mocking The Draft - Your source for NFL Draft coverage. The SB Nation Mock Draft has kicked off over at Mocking the Draft. The Lions have taken Curry, just like in our mock draft.