Schwartz decisions dissected in disappointing year

Associated Press  |  Last updated December 06, 2012

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 28: Head coach Jim Schwartz of the Detroit Lions watches the action on the field against the Indianapolis Colts at Ford Field on August 28, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Colts 18-17. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz says he and his staff are very self-critical of decisions they make after every game. They go through their entire game plan each week and discuss what they would do differently if the same situation comes up in another game. He says it's important for coaches and players to analyze what they could do better on a weekly basis. Schwartz insists, though, that losing confidence isn't an option and he seems to still have his. Despite Detroit's disappointing season, in which Schwartz's decisions have been dissected, the fourth-year head coach looks and sounds as if still thinks he can do his job effectively. The Lions play Sunday night at Green Bay.
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