Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 11/14/14

BROOKLYN, MI - JUNE 14: Jim Schwartz, Head Coach of the National Football League's Detroit Lions, speaks to the media during a press conference prior to the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series LifeLock 400 at Michigan International Speedway on June 14, 2009 in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Jim Schwartz told the media the Detroit Lions are not rebuilding. Let’s not get this confused with 2009, the Lions aren’t coming off an 0-16 season. How could you even consider rebuilding when stars like Matt Stafford, Calvin Johnson, and Ndamukong Suh are signed? “I wouldn’t call it rebuilding,” Schwartz said Thursday. “There’s been a lot of other words used for it: ‘reloading,’ whatever you want to call it. But when you say ‘rebuilding,’ it sounds like you’re starting from the ground up.” The Lions have the chance to add another piece to the puzzle as they hold the No... Read more
2 Comments:
  • its been since 1957,that the lions have won anything,bill ford has the money,not willing to hire good people,after all don shula was available years ago
  • If "rebuilding" means getting rid of the idiot coach, I am all for it. Fird is a complete worthless owner, in my opinion he cares nothing about the team.
    The coin is there to get good players and coaches but doesnt.
    A coach that doesnt know the rules enough to not throw a flag on a auto reviewed play shouldnt be there.
    He should be coaching a peewee flag football team, they dont usually keep track of wins/losses and scores - he would be fine!
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