Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 11/19/14

DETROIT , MI - JANUARY 16: Jim Schwartz head coach of the Detroit Lions talks during a press conference after being introduced on January 16, 2009 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Hopefully, that doesn’t include their arrest record. Lion Head Coach Jim Schwartz has done a great job turning the once futile Lions into a legitimate playoff contender. However, maturity plagues this team, and if the Lions are to improve on their 2011 campaign, there are going to be adjustments on and off the field. While Schwartz didn’t talk about his team off season troubles, he had plenty to say about the on the field stuff. Jim Schwartz spoke on WNST in Baltimore with Glenn Clark and provided some insight into the 2012 Lions mentality. Schwartz talks about getting over the happy to be there philosophy, and becoming a team that expects success: “This is a great fan base here. Expectations are always high within a team but I think everyone else’s expectations are a little higher after the season that we had last year. We really can’t pay a whole lot of attention to that. We just have to go to work and not worry about last year, worry about training camp and today’s practice and ...
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