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LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22:  Head coach Jim Schwartz of the Detroit Lions reacts in the fourth quarter during a game against the Washington Redskins at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Schwartz Defends Suh And Stafford On Nashville Radio, Has Apparently Broken Up With Penalties

“A couple years ago, particularly in 2011…[W]e had too many penalties after the whistle and things like that.”

97.1 The Ticket–02/13/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Jim Schwartz of the Detroit Lions looks on during the fourth quarter of the game against the Minnesota Vikings on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Lions 14-13. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Bills D To Maintain Attacking Style Under Schwartz

Jim Schwartz doesn’t expect continuity to be an issue in his new job with the Buffalo Bills.

97.1 The Ticket–01/28/2014

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz watches the action during the fourth quarter of the game against the New Yrok Giants at Ford Field on December 22, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Giants defeated the Lions 23-20. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Ex-Lions Coach Schwartz Gets New Gig With Buffalo Bills

Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone wasted little time filling a big hole on his staff by reaching a deal with recently fired Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz as defensive coordinator.

01/25/2014

Head coach Tony Dungy of the Indianapolis Colts looks on while facing the Chicago Bears during the game on November 21, 2004 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Colts defeated the Bears 41-10. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Dungy Was Asked If He Was Interested In The Coaching Job For Lions

The Detroit Lions have hired Jim Caldwell as their new coach but he wasn’t their first choice.

97.1 The Ticket–01/14/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 16:  New offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell of the Baltimore Ravens looks on as quarterback Joe Flacco #5 warms up before the start of the Ravens game against the Denver Broncos at M&T Bank Stadium on December 16, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Lions Hire Caldwell As New Head Coach

After five years under Jim Schwartz, a new era begins for the Detroit Lions.

CBS Detroit–01/14/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - JANUARY 05: Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 speaks with offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt of the San Diego Chargers against the Cincinnati Bengals during a Wild Card Playoff game at Paul Brown Stadium on January 5, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

With Chargers Out Of Playoffs, Whisenhunt Expected To Make Decision Soon

For once, a loss gave the Detroit Lions reason for be excited.

CBS Detroit–01/13/2014

Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions throws a pass during the NFL game agaisnt the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

No Way Stafford Should Be Involved In Coach Selection Process [BLOG]

The message that comes across is that Stafford is part executive, part player. He is on a different level than the other guys in the locker room, getting to participate in big decisions of the organization.

CBS Detroit–01/09/2014

NASHVILLE, TN - DECEMBER 29:  Head Coach Mike Munchak of the Tennessee Titans walks off the field after a game against the Houston Texans at LP Field on December 29, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee.  The Titans defeated the Texans 16-10.  (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Report: Lions Will Interview Recently Fired Titans Head Coach Mike Munchak

With those two and five other freshly fired head coaches looking for work, the coaching carousel is going full tilt, and the latest turn appears to be that Munchak will be interviewing for Schwartz’s old job.

CBS Detroit–01/07/2014

San Diego Chargers Offensive Coordinator Ken Whisenhunt looks on prior to the start of the game against the New York Giants at Qualcomm Stadium on December 8, 2013 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Report: Whisenhunt The Favorite For Lions Head Coach Job

The Lions want Ken Whisenhunt, and though the team reportedly has interviews with several other candidates, Whisenhunt is the easy favorite.

CBS Detroit–01/06/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions walks on the field during the fourth quarter of the game against the Minnesota Vikings on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Lions 14-13. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Stafford Says He Doesn’t Need Outside Help; Lions Writer Says Coaches Should Ride Him Harder

“You’ve got to ride your quarterback a little bit harder than you do other players, and I don’t think they did that,” O’Hara said.

CBS Detroit–01/02/2014

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