Contact Us

Detroit Lions Turn To Jim Caldwell As Their Head Coach

(Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

 

The Detroit Lions have selected Baltimore Ravens offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell as their next head coach.

Caldwell, the former head coach of the Indianapolis Colts, replaces Jim Schwartz, who was dismissed following the 2013 season, after five years at the helm.

The 58-year old Caldwell recorded an overall record of 26-22 as head man of the Colts, from 2009-2011, and coached the Colts in Super Bowl XLIV when they lost to the New Orleans Saints.

The Colts, under Caldwell, went 14-2 in 2009, 10-6 in 2010, and 2-14 in 2011, with playoff berths in the first two years.

Caldwell is also a former college head coach, accumulating an overall record of 26-63 in eight years (1993-2000) at Wake Forest.

The Lions, who have qualified for the playoffs only once since 2000, have never won a Super Bowl, and haven’t won an NFL title since 1957.

Babes

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://espn1420.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on SPORTS RADIO ESPN 1420 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on SPORTS RADIO ESPN 1420 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!