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Lions Hire Bill Lazor As Offensive Coordinator

It has not taken new head coach Jim Caldwell long to start forming his coaching staff. Caldwell has hired Philadelphia Eagles quarterbacks coach, Bill Lazor. The Lions hired Caldwell early Tuesday so that he can start bringing in his men to create a formula for 2014. Lazor served on Chip Kelly’s staff for just one season […]

Report: Lions Closing On A Deal With Jim Caldwell

After leaking rumors on Monday that the Detroit Lions did not get their front-runner in the head coaching search in Ken Whisenhunt, the Lions are reportedly in negotiations with another coach. Baltimore Ravens offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell is expected to be the new head coach of the Lions. When Whisenhunt agreed to terms with the […]

Linehan Thinks Bell Could Be A Feature Back In The NFL

Outgoing Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan believes running back Joique Bell is capable of being a starting running back in the NFL according to Kyle Meinke of MLive.com. Bell,who is scheduled to be a restricted free agent this offseason, was a godsend for the Lions this past season, filling in admirably whenever star Reggie Bush […]

Lions In San Diego Today Talking To Ken Whisenhunt

The Lions are talking today to the man many think is the number one candidate to be the next head coach of the Lions – Chargers current OC Ken Whisenhunt. #Lions in San Diego to interview Ken Whisenhunt for head coaching vacancy. @ttwentyman http://t.co/7XRJwQctXP pic.twitter.com/zfALwoYjNo — Detroit Lions (@DetroitLionsNFL) January 9, 2014 While there’s other […]

First Year Playoff Expectations for Lions’ Next Coach

Wild card weekend 2014 has come and gone with no shortage of excitement or nationwide wind-chill maps. In looking back, there were new lessons learned (Philip Rivers loves Bolo Ties and Andrew Luck has the power of 20men in his beard) and old lessons confirmed (The Bengals REALLY wish they could swap 2011 2nd round […]

Detroit Lions Head Coach Countdown 2014: Day #4

Four days ago we witnessed the end of the Jim Schwartz era. And over the course of a search that has spanned 2 years, the picture of Lions’ next head coach is  finally starting to take shape. Martin Mayhew and Tom Lewand said they planned to move swiftly and they seem to be doing just […]