Jim Caldwell

CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 21: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions drops back to pass during the first quarter of their game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on December 21, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Jim Caldwell Lays Out Vision For Offense In 2015

In 2014, the Lions turned in 4,030 passing yards. That number could increase in 2015, but it will not be because Detroit throws more.

CBS Detroit–03/30/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions reacts after the Lions score against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Caldwell Says Lions Do Not Need Huge Improvement From Stafford To Keep Winning

At the NFL owners meetings this week, someone made a comment to Lions head coach Jim Caldwell about his quarterback Matthew Stafford.

CBS Detroit–03/25/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 07: Eric Ebron #85 of the Detroit Lions looks to gain yards in the first quarter while playing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field on December 07, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Caldwell Expects Ebron To Play Much Better In 2015 Than He Did In Rookie Year

“His offseason to this point has been pretty impressive,” Caldwell said Wednesday.

CBS Detroit–03/25/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions watches from the sideline against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Caldwell On Speculation About Switch To 3-4 Defense: ‘Nothing’s Going To Change’

“It’s not going to look any different than it did last year,” Caldwell said Wednesday at the owners meetings.

CBS Detroit–03/25/2015

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 22: Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions gets ready to sack quarterback Chad Henne #7 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during the second quarter of the game at Ford Field on August 22, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Caldwell Does Not Want To Find Out What Defense Looks Like Without Suh

One of the reasons the Lions believe they have a good chance to sign Suh is his apparent appreciation of the city and its surrounding areas.

CBS Detroit–02/19/2015

GAINESVILLE, FL - APRIL 10:  Defensive coordinator Teryl Austin of the Florida Gators during the Orange & Blue game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on April 10, 2010 in Gainesville, Florida.  (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Caldwell Surprised Teryl Austin Did Not Get Head Coaching Job This Offseason

Even if Suh comes back, the Detroit defense will not look the same. It will be difficult for the defense to make Austin look as good in 2015 as it made him look last season.

CBS Detroit–02/19/2015

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - CIRCA 2011: In this handout image provided by the NFL,  Jim Bob Cooter of the Indianapolis Colts poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Report: Lions Block Bears From Interviewing Quarterbacks Coach Jim Bob Cooter

In Cooter’s first season as a quarterback coach, passer Matthew Stafford increased his accuracy and reduced his turnovers.

CBS Detroit–01/20/2015

CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 21: Head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions on the sidelines during the second quarter at Soldier Field on December 21, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

In First Season, Caldwell Leaves Little Doubt Lions Got The Right Man For The Job

Detroit’s roster changed little from 2013 to 2014, but under Caldwell the team came much closer to maxing out its potential.

CBS Detroit–01/12/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions reacts after the Lions score against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Mayhew Says Stafford Had ‘Outstanding’ Season, Expects More From Offense In ’15

“Winning the games is the most important thing,” Mayhew continued.

CBS Detroit–01/09/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 15:  (L-R) Center Dominic Raiola #51, tackle Corey Hilliard #78 of the Detroit Lions/32 and guard Rob Sims #67 of the Detroit Lions during the NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The Carindals defeated the Lions 25-21.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Future Uncertain For Free Agents Sims, Raiola; Both Want To Stay With Lions

Both free agents, Raiola and Sims have been stalwarts of the unit for years – Sims since 2010 and Raiola since 2001.

CBS Detroit–01/08/2015

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