Lions tight finish T.J. Hockenson goes from final to first within the NFC North.
Detroit is buying and selling the 25-year-old Hockenson to the Vikings forward of Tuesday afternoon’s NFL commerce deadline, together with a 2023 fourth-round choose and a conditional 2024 fourth-round choose.
Lions tight finish T.J. Hockenson runs with the ball in opposition to the Seahawks on Oct. 3, 2022.AP
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Minnesota, who’s at the moment the division chief at 6-1, will ship a 2023 second-round choose and a 2024 third-round choose to Detroit in return.
Hockenson was chosen eighth total out of Iowa by the Lions within the 2019 NFL Draft. He performed in 12 video games final season, recording 61 receptions for 395 yards and 4 touchdowns.
Lions tight finish T.J. Hockenson catches the ball for a landing in opposition to the Vikings on Sept. 25, 2022.Getty Pictures
By seven video games this season, Hockenson has logged 26 receptions for 395 yards and three touchdowns.
The Lions, who’re of their second season underneath head coach Dan Campbell, are at the moment 1-6.