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Lions notes: USA Today ranks Caldwell as worst NFL coach

Today's notes looks at one writer's opinion of Jim Caldwell as the NFL's worst head coach.

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

  • Chris Chase of USA Today ranked all of the current NFL coaches and placed Jim Caldwell dead-last at 32nd. It's worth noting that Case went to Wake Forest during Caldwell's final year coaching the Demon Deacons (they went 2-9 that year).
  • Caldwell also came under a little bit of criticism after it was discovered Josh Wilson suffered a concussion in Sunday's game. Wilson played through the last defensive snap on Sunday and was not taken out of the game at any point. Caldwell declined to further elaborate on the incident on Thursday.
  • Even through his struggles this year, Darius Slay still has his swagger:
  • Glover Quin was "Wired for Sound" for Sunday's game against the Bears.
  • Joe Lombardi will continue to stay in the press box this season, saying "it's less hectic" and strangely he has wanted to do it for a while now. I'm not sure what has been keeping him from doing it, but so far the results are positive.
  • Lance Moore's game against the Bears was his best in quite some time:
  • This isn't football related, but I couldn't pass up the opportunity to post this: