- The Detroit Lions already lost defensive coordinator Teryl Austin to the Cincinnati Bengals. It now appears he’ll be taking another Lions coach with him (this has yet to be confirmed by the team):
The Lions have lost another assistant coach. Assistant DL coach Matt Raich is joining Teryl Austin's staff with the Cincinnati Bengals, per @1130WDFN— Dave Birkett (@davebirkett) January 12, 2018
- Yahoo Sports’ Dan Wetzel believes that Matt Patricia should choose the Detroit Lions over the New York Giants.
- Speaking of Patricia, it appears Giants fans are just as enthusiastic about grabbing the Patriots defensive coordinator as Lions fans are:
- Bleacher Report continued their positional rankings this week with left tackles. Taylor Decker finished in the top 10, while Greg Robinson finished... not last.
- Marvin Jones Jr. made his money with the deep ball this year:
Here's a look at 90+ target wide receivers and the percentage of targets, yards, and touchdowns that came on 15+ air yard throws this year. (Marvin Jones ) pic.twitter.com/wBSAa4Ozfr— JJ Zachariason (@LateRoundQB) January 11, 2018
- Matthew Stafford joined Mitch Albom on Wednesday to talk about several things, including the Lions’ coaching search. Though Stafford remained pretty quiet about the situation, he did reiterate that he is not part of the searching process.
- “Talkin’ with T.J” bloopers? Say nothing more. Watch: