Jim Schwartz will return to Detroit to face the Lions on Turkey Day

Jim Schwartz will return to Detroit to face the Lions on Turkey Day The Buffalo Bills new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz will be on primetime when he faces his former team.  Last year Schwartz was fired by the Lions after another tough season.  The 2014 regular-season schedule has yet to be released, and no portion […] The post Jim Schwartz will return to Detroit to face...
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Jim Schwartz coming back to Detroit on Turkey Day?

Is Jim Schwartz coming back to Detroit on Turkey Day? (Insert joke.) Assuming the TV network rotation isn't changed, one of the two AFC opponents scheduled to play in Detroit this season -- either the Buffalo Bills or Miami Dolphins -- will be on the menu for the annual Thanksgiving Day game that will be televised by CBS from Ford Field. And it appears -- if you believe a hint...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills website leaks Thanksgiving Day game against the Lions

With the NFL schedules set to be released in a couple of weeks still, it appears as though one weekly opponent has been settled upon thanks to a leak from the team’s website. According to their website, the Buffalo Bills will apparently be the Lions’ opponent on the teams traditional Thanksgiving Day game marking the return of former head coach Jim Schwartz to the opposing sideline...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions to Host Jim Schwartz and the Buffalo Bills on Thanksgiving Day?

Jim Schwartz may be headed back to Detroit for a Thanksgiving Day meeting between the Lions and Bills. Tucked inside a post on Buffalo’s website titled “13 things to know about 2014 opponents” is this little nugget that seems to imply the Bills will be Detroit’s holiday guest this coming season: Buffalo and Detroit will meet for the 10th time in the regular season in 2014...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Schwartz makes a good point

This might be the smartest thing to come out of Jim Schwartz’s mouth since he was hired to be the Head Coach of the Detroit Lions oh so long ago. Speaking to a Nashville Radio station Schwartz said this: It seemed like we were always hanged for the sins of previous teams. There was a […]
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Poll: Who should be the next head coach for the Detroit Lions?

Now that the Detroit Lions have fired Jim Schwartz, the search is on for the next head coach. Since the final games of the NFL regular season have been played, there have been a number of firings across the league, so that opens up some potential candidates for the Lions job. In addition to Schwartz, Greg Schiano from Tampa Bay, Mike Shanahan from Washington, Wade Phillips of Houston...
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December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Head coaching candidates

Jim Schwartz (photo credit: AP) As the NFL regular season came to a conclusion on Sunday, there are now only 12 teams that still have an opportunity to reach Super Bowl XLVIII. To no surprise, the Detroit Lions are not included as one of these teams and will now begin their preparation for the 2014 season. Despite a 6-3 start to the season the Lions failed to win the NFC North; a...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Lions Likely Firing Jim Schwartz At End of Season

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz was widely believed to be on the hot seat entering Week 16.  After Sunday’s 23-20 overtime loss to the New York Giants—which eliminated the Lions’ playoff hopes—David Birkett of the Detroit Free Press says he “can’t see any way” that Schwartz keeps his job in the Motor City. I can’t see any way he survives. RT @MattSheehan333...
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December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Jim Schwartz appeared to swear at Lions fans during loss

So Jim Schwartz is pretty much done as head coach of the Detroit Lions now that his team has been eliminated from the playoffs, and you can tell he’s getting ornery with fans. The Lions blew their second straight game and are now 7-8 after losing to the New York Giants 23-20 in overtime Sunday. […]
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December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Jim Schwartz likely to be fired if Lions miss playoffs

The Detroit Lions have had several chances to take control of what has been a mediocre NFC North division this season, and they have not been able to capitalize. A win at home over the Baltimore Ravens on Monday night would have moved Detroit into a first-place tie with the Chicago Bears. The loss dropped […]
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December 17, 2013  |  2 Comments

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