Austin On Lions' Defensive Issues: 'We've Got A Bunch, There's No Hiding It'"If we were just the norm in the NFL, we’d probably be singing a different tune in terms of how our defense played, but we’re not.”
Lions Focusing On Keeping Stafford Upright, Bringing Peterson Down“When your job is to protect someone and obviously they go and protect it like that, you kind of beat yourself up about it."
Lions' Defense Searching For Consistency After Up-And-Down Year“So we’ve got to develop some consistency before we develop an identity and that’s the big thing we’ve been stressing with our guys."
Lions Defense Improving, But Still Has To Face High-Scoring Cardinals"So we’ll just continue to evolve, try to play to our players’ strengths and what they do well and hopefully we continue to improve.”
DeAndre Levy Working His Way Back To Full Health“So we’ll just have to see how it would impact us. I would hope that he comes back and he’s the same player he was when he left.”
Teddy Bridgewater Provides Own Unique Challenge For Lions' Defense“It’s not like when a play breaks down, he’s looking to scramble. He’s looking to keep the play going by passing it with a pass downfield. He does an excellent job there because that puts continued pressure on the defense.”
Lions Happy With 'Next Man Up' Mentality, Should Levy Sit Out“At this point, I think we’re fine with the amount of reps that everybody has gotten and if we do have to play without DeAndre this week that the people who step in will be ready and it won’t be such a big deal.”
Caldwell On What He Likes Most About His Assistants: 'They're Ambitious Men'"We're going to lose some from time to time," Caldwell said, "but I think once you set that table, more guys are going to follow."
Caldwell Surprised Teryl Austin Did Not Get Head Coaching Job This OffseasonEven 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.
Report: Teryl Austin Withdraws From Consideration For Denver JobThree of the four teams with which Austin has interviewed have already made their selections.
Report: Teryl Austin Interviewing With Broncos Friday, Finalist For Atlanta JobOnce Austin speaks to the Broncos, he will have interviewed with five teams.
Bears Interview Marrone, AustinFormer Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone interviewed for the Chicago Bears' job as did Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin.