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Lions notes: Tony Dungy thinks firing Jim Caldwell was a mistake

Not everyone is behind the Lions’ decision to move on from Jim Caldwell.

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  • The Detroit News spoke with Tony Dungy at the Super Bowl (video here) and the former championship-winning coach believes the Detroit Lions made a mistake firing Jim Caldwell. “Jim Caldwell, I think, turned that team around and brought a class to the organization,” Dungy said.

  • Former Lions defensive backs coach Tony Oden will be joining Kris Kocurek in Miami:

  • Darius Slay was mic’d up at the Pro Bowl. Just try to not click this:

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