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GET TO KNOW: Defensive end Josh Paschal


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Paschal: Upper Marlboro, Maryland

If a Lions fan were to come to your hometown, the first place you would take them is ... ?

Paschal: Oooh, I'd say to get some breakfast at Mrs. Kay's

College major?

Paschal: Family Science

Favorite movie?

Paschal: The Dark Knight Rises

Favorite emoji?

Paschal: The football

Favorite meal?

Paschal: Chipotle

What would your entrance music be?

Paschal: I'm gonna go different. I'm gonna put some gospel music on. 'Never Would've Made It.'

View photos of Lions second-round pick Josh Paschal from the 2022 offseason.

Any hidden talents?

Paschal: I can cook a little bit. I can cook anything - chicken, any type of pasta - whether it's something fancy or just some Alfredo, seafood, all that type of stuff.

If you weren't playing football, what would you be doing?

Paschal: Coaching

If you could have any super power, what would it be?

Paschal: To fly. I want to see the world.

If you could play any other NFL position, what would you play?

Paschal: Quarterback

Favorite place to travel?

Paschal: See that's the thing. I want to see the world, so I think Italy to start. I haven't been there yet but that's where I want to travel to.

Proudest accomplishment so far?

Paschal: Beating cancer

One person you'd like to meet?

Paschal: Denzel Washington

Favorite athlete of all time?

Paschal: Michael Jordan