Mark Olson

National Scout


Mark Olson enters his first season as a national scout after spending 2016-17 as a regional scout for the Lions. In his role as national scout, Olson will be responsible for scouting college prospects primarily in the Western half of the United States. Following an 18-year career with the Atlanta Falcons, including three years as a national scout, Olson joined the Lions player personnel department as the team’s regional scout in 2016.