Detroit Lions rookie tight end T.J. Hockenson sounds like he’s ready to get to work and win some games.
Hockenson, who was the eighth pick in the draft, said the following Tuesday, according to the team’s website:
Day - Job - Job - Earth - Job
We’re all trying to get better every day. This is a job – the best job on earth. We’re all trying to go to work and do our job. Competition every day is very high. You’re in the highest level of the game. You have to come to work every day and go to work, compete for a job, compete for the team. We want to be the best team we can be.
This is music to my ears. Get Hockenson, Matthew Stafford and the rest of the offense to work. Get the ball rolling and don’t slow down until we have a...