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Lions | Jonathan Baldwin claim not official yet

Tue, 05 Aug 2014 23:57:08 -0700

The Detroit Lions' claim of WR Jonathan Baldwin is not yet official as the team still needs to evaluate his medical situation, coach Jim Caldwell told reporters.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Michael Rothstein

Lions | Darryl Tapp gets praise

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 07:05:46 -0700

Detroit Lions LB Darryl Tapp got praise from head coach Jim Caldwell for his enthusiasm and professionalism. "I think Darryl was a great addition for us because not only does he bring some enthusiasm and love the game, but he's a professional and a consummate professional," head coach Jim Caldwell said. "I mean, he does everything right. He listens, he reinforces what he's being taught, he knows and understands. He's been with Jim (Washburn) before, so he knows him and knows the scheme. He has a real good feel for things."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com - Tim Twentyman

Lions | Keeping two QBs a possibility?

Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:35:31 -0700

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell opened the season with three quarterbacks just four times in his 10 years with the Indianapolis Colts. In his two seasons with the Baltimore Ravens, the team kept just two QBs.

Fantasy Tip: Caldwell has hinted that he could be leaning towards keeping three QBs this year, but history suggests he could opt for just two. If he ends up keeping just two QBs, third-stringer Kellen Moore could be the odd man out.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLive.com - Justin Rogers

Lions | Theo Riddick has eye of coaching staff

Thu, 26 Jun 2014 23:26:28 -0700

Detroit Lions RB Theo Riddick had a strong offseason and caught the eye of new head coach Jim Caldwell and his staff, leading to speculation he could have a larger role in the offense.

Fantasy Tip: While Riddick is still behind Reggie Bush on the depth chart, keep in mind only a few people in Detroit knew who Joique Bell was because he played at hometown Wayne State University. People know who Bell is now, so if Riddick gets a chance to shine he could succeed. This is worth monitoring for handcuff purposes.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com - Tim Twentyman

Lions | More on Ndamukong Suh

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:00:02 -0700

Updating a previous report, Detroit Lions teammates and coaches were not surprised that DT Ndamukong Suh was not taking part in voluntary workouts. "It certainly didn't blindside me," head coach Jim Caldwell said. "We certainly knew. He and I have probably had more discussions than any player that we've had on the team. He's been in-and-out. I think he was here on a couple days when I came on a visit, so we kind of knew exactly what was going on.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Michael Rothstein

Lions | Watch Clemson pro day

Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:45:19 -0800

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell was present at the Clemson pro day Thursday, March 6.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Associated Press

Lions | Could bring fullback position back to offense

Tue, 25 Feb 2014 23:32:17 -0800

With Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell taking the reins, the Lions may reintroduce the fullback position to the offense. It is possible someone could be brought into camp to compete with RB Montell Owens.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Detroit Free Press - Dave Birkett

Lions | Likely to stick with same defense

Tue, 21 Jan 2014 23:35:34 -0800

Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew said he still sees "a place for the wide nine in our system," and new Lions coach Jim Caldwell said it's "necessary" to use the defensive alignment, which requires defensive ends to set up outside the tight end in order to get better angles in the pass rush. "If you've taken a look at us, when we were in Indy, did you see (Dwight) Freeney and (Robert) Mathis?" said Caldwell, the Indianapolis Colts' head coach in 2009-11. "What'd they line up in? There we go."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Detroit Free Press - Dave Birkett

Lions | Jim Caldwell contract details

Tue, 21 Jan 2014 09:55:40 -0800

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell agreed to a four-year contract worth between $4 million and $5 million per year. The contract also includes incentives.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Ian Rapoport

Lions | Team hopeful HC keeps three holdovers

Wed, 15 Jan 2014 18:41:43 -0800

A source said Wednesday, Jan. 15, that the front office of the Detroit Lions is hopeful new head coach Jim Caldwell will retain special teams coach John Bonamego, defensive line coach Kris Kocurek and offensive line coach Jeremiah Washburn.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: FOXSports.com - Alex Marvez

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