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Kayvon Thibodeaux Buzz Is Growing: NFL World Reacts

Kayvon Thibodeaux celebrates a play during Oregon football vs. Cal.

EUGENE, OREGON - OCTOBER 15: Defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux #5 of the Oregon Ducks reacts as Quarterback Chase Garbers #7 of the California Golden Bears looks on as time winds down late during the second half of the game against the California Golden Bears at Autzen Stadium on October 15, 2021 in Eugene, Oregon. Oregon won 24-17. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Oregon edge rusher Kayvon Thibodeaux certainly has the talent to be a top-three pick in this year's NFL Draft. That being said, there have been some concerns about his motor.

Judging by the latest report from Peter Schrager, it doesn't sound like the Detroit Lions are concerned about Thibodeaux's work ethic.

During an appearance on The Pat McAfee Show, Schrager said a team in the top 10 said they heard the Lions are selecting Thibodeaux with the second overall pick.

"One team texted me and said, 'Hey, I heard Detroit [is taking] Thibodeaux. What do you think?' Well, s---. If Detroit takes Thibodeaux and doesn't take [Aidan] Hutchinson, we're in a whole different deal," Schrager said.

This would certainly shake up the draft, that's for sure.

"NO F'N WAY? This could be one of the wildest days in franchise history," Landry Locker of SportsRadio 610 tweeted.

"I could definitely see this," one fan said.

If Thibodeaux goes to the Lions, that could open the door for the Jets to potentially take Aidan Hutchinson.

In 30 games at Oregon, Thibodeaux had 126 total tackles, 35.5 tackles for loss, 19 sacks, seven pass breakups and three forced fumbles.

As if his college production wasn’t impressive enough, Thibodeaux posted great numbers at the NFL Combine. He completed the 40-yard dash in 4.59 seconds and had 27 reps on the bench press.

We'll find out tonight where Thibodeaux's college career will begin.