Lions Draft DE Julian Okwara
The Detroit Lions drafted Notre Dame senior defensive lineman Julian Okwara with the 67th overall pick in the third round of the 2020 NFL Draft on Friday.
At 6-foot-4, 248 pounds, Okwara appeared in 45 games during this Notre Dame career, tallying 77 total tackles, 23 tackles for loss, four forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and two interceptions.
Okwara joins his brother Romeo Okwara on the Detroit roster. The older Okwara brother is a defensive end.
It’s about to be a family affair on defense!
— Detroit Lions (@Lions) April 25, 2020