Originally posted on The Majors Detroit  |  Last updated 12/30/12
Could Jim Schwartz take the fall after an extremely disappointing Lions season? According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, it looks as though the high-ups in the Lions organization including owner William Clay Ford and his son and vice chairman Bill Ford Jr. could review the status of Schwartz as the season comes to an end this Sunday. Lions reviewing Schwartz’s status, sources say espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id… — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) December 30, 2012 League sources say that the issues that have troubled owner William Clay Ford and his son, vice chairman Bill Ford Jr., pertain to the team’s image and the coach’s management style. This past week Schwartz denied allegations that he’s had a stormy relationship with general manager Martin Mayhew. Schwartz though was largely credited with the team’s turnaround after the Lions went 0-16 back in 2008. Nevertheless, league sources say that even during the playoff season, the Fords were disturbed by a number of incidents that fell under Sc...
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