Posts Tagged ‘Bob Quinn’

Lions Give Extension to GM Bob Quinn

The Lions announced Friday they’ve extended general manager Bob Quinn’s deal, Kyle Meinke of Mlive reports. They did not announce the terms, but did say it will put the general manager under contract for the same number of years as Matt Patricia. Team president Rod Wood declined to specify the length of Patricia’s deal. He […]

Lions GM Bob Quinn Rips the NFL Coaches Hiring Rules: “It’s Just Ridiculous”

Lions general manager Bob Quinn is not a big fan of the NFL’s hiring rules, going so far as to telling MLive.com that it’s a “stupid league rule, it’s just ridiculous.” The GM had to sit through and wait for the Patriots Super Bowl run to come to an end on Sunday night before the […]

Lions Dump Running Back Joique Bell

Lions general manager Bob Quinn made his first significant roster cut this offseason, releasing running back Joique Bell on on Tuesday, Justin Rogers of Mlive reports. Bell, a Benton Harbor native who played his college ball at Wayne State, found his way to the Lions’ roster at the end of the 2011 season when he […]

New Lions GM Bob Quinn Doesn’t Have a Good Feel Yet About Jim Caldwell

New Lions general manager Bob Quinn met with reporters for the first time since Detroit hired him as GM, and said he’s in no rush to determine who his coach is, Kyle Meinke of Mlive reports. “I need to get to know Jim Caldwell,” Quinn said after his introductory press conference in Allen Park on […]