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A Fast Start Against a Challenging Schedule Can Give the Lions Plenty of Confidence in 2019

Last season the Detroit Lions got off to a rather awful start under new head coach Matt Patrica, who was hoping to get the fan base to buy in to what the team was selling. Instead of a fast start, the team was embarrassed in their opener in front of a national television audience, as […]

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 […]

It’s Official: Lions Name Patriots Defensive Coordinator Matt Patrica as Head Coach

It’s a move that has been expected for weeks, but finally with the Super Bowl over, the Lions were able to make it official on Monday, naming Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patrica as their new head coach. An official news conference will be Wednesday at 3pm. “This position comes with great responsibility, and I will […]