MIAMI (AP) — New England Patriots defensive play-caller Brian Flores is taking a break from his Super Bowl preparations to meet with the Miami Dolphins, who are expected to hire him as head coach after the title game...
The Lions on Monday fired coach Jim Caldwell, who was 36-28 over four seasons, including a pair of 9-7 finishes from 2016-17.
Caldwell, though, was unable to win a playoff game in two appearances (2014 and 2016) and couldn't parlay an 8-6 start this year into the postseason, one year after Detroit lost its final five games and best opportunity for a division title in more than two decades, following a 9-4 start.
Allen Park – After four seasons, two playoff berths, and amassing the franchise's best winning percentage for a full-time coach in the Super Bowl era, the Detroit Lions fired coach Jim Caldwell Monday morning.
Here are excerpts from Jim Caldwell's post-game press conference after the Detroit Lions' win over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday.
On if he felt any different walking off the field after the game due to speculation about his job status: "I don't read and listen and all that stuff you guys do, so it doesn't have any effect on me in that regard.
Detroit — Justin Rogers grades the Detroit Lions' performance in Sunday's 35-11 win over Green Bay Packers.
Matthew Stafford misfired on a couple throws to Eric Ebron, but was otherwise on point.
Allen Park -- A little late this week, but here's your Detroit Lions mailbag.
Who will be the sacrificial lamb at the end of the season after the Lions go 1-3 down the stretch?
Allen Park — Lions defensive end Cornelius Washington told reporters he didn't know why he was benched for the team's last game against the New Orleans Saints, but coach Jim Caldwell rejected the idea his staff didn't clearly communicate with the player.