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JIM CALDWELL RUMORS & GOSSIP

When going gets tough, Lions veterans melt down

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell will be looking closely in the coming days for toughness and leadership in his team in the wake of back-to-back losses. He couldn't have liked what he saw from a couple of his veteran players toward the end of Sunday's 34-9 loss at New England. Dominic Raiola, a center in his 14th NFL season, and C.J. Mosley, a defensive tackle...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions HC Jim Caldwell is safe, but these 10 coaches could be fired

If the NFL season ended right now, with most teams having played 10 games, the playoff match-ups would be interesting. Some of the usual suspects (New England and Denver) would be taking part, while some preseason contenders (Seattle and San Francisco) would be on the outside looking in. Some surprise teams (Detroit and Kansas City) would be playing, while others (Miami and Buffalo...
Via cover32 - Lions
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions among teams approached by federal agents

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) Detroit coach Jim Caldwell says the Lions were one of the NFL teams questioned by federal drug enforcement agents as part of an investigation into potential violations regarding controlled substances. A spokesman for the Drug Enforcement Administration said Sunday that agents were interviewing NFL team doctors in several locations. The DEA did not target specific...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Three problematic takeaways from the preseason

Jim Caldwell and the Detroit Lions will be the first to admit that they still have work to do before becoming a team that can excel through the playoffs. Although the Lions handily beat the Buffalo Bills 23-0 on Thursday, there are still some issues that need to be addressed before the team feels comfortable moving forward. “We have a ways to go, we really do. I’m glad we have...
Via isportsweb.com
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Three reasons why Jim Caldwell will succeed

As we head into training camp all eyes are going to be on the players. Questions will be raised from the depth of the tight ends, to the quarterback solidarity, all the way through to the Detroit Lions strength in the secondary. But these perceivable answers will be the result of the real question needing to be addressed during the first few weeks of training camp: how will Jim Caldwell...
Via isportsweb.com
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Snubbed? Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell not named top-10 in the NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
Via cover32 - Lions
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell would be better suited as a coordinator

Every NFL head coach essentially takes the same path to their job. They work their way through the assistant coaching ranks, starting at the bottom of the totem poll, bouncing from place to place in order to move up the ladder, and finally landing a job as a coordinator. In that spot, they flourish, becoming an integral part of a team’s success. Because of that, a coach becomes...
Via cover32 - Lions
June 26, 2014  |  1 Comment

Detroit Lions: Why to watch Cornelius Lucas

The Detroit Lions had Cornelius Lucas on their radar throughout the draft process. First, assistant offensive line coach Bobby Johnson had an in-depth conversation with Lucas at the combine, and later Detroit was on the phone with him during the draft’s third day. After Lucas wasn’t drafted, the Lions made sure to scoop him up as quickly as possible. He agreed to sign with Detroit...
Via isportsweb.com
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Assessing Monday’s combine workouts

Detroit Lions: Assessing Monday’s combine workoutsSouth Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney NFL scouts around the league watched the linebacker and defensive line prospects complete their combine workouts on Monday. The most notable prospect being South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney, who reasserted himself as one of the most explosive athletes that NFL scouts have ever laid their eyes...
Via isportsweb.com
February 25, 2014  |  1 Comment

Detroit Lions add Vikings former DC to their staff

Teryl Austin may be a first-time defensive coordinator, but he’s certainly going to have some experienced positional coaches to lend him some advice if needed. The Lions have hired former Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator Alan Williams to be their new secondary coach. Williams joins new linebackers coach Bill Sheridanas defensive position coaches under Austin who has...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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