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Teryl Austin

DENVER - AUGUST 21:  Defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham of the Detroit Lions works from the bench against the Denver Broncos during preseason NFL action at INVESCO Field at Mile High on August 21, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. The Lions defeated the Broncos 25-20.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Gunther Cunningham Likes New Lions Defense, Happy To See More Blitzing

Former defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham seems to love how the new Lions offense is taking shape under new defensive coordinator Teryl Austin.

CBS Detroit–06/10/2014

Strong safety Glover Quin #27 of the Detroit Lions tackles tight end Ed Dickson #84 of the Baltimore Ravens during the first half at Ford Field on December 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Unpredictability The Goal For New Lions Defense

Glover Quin gave a quick rundown of the changes fans can expect to see when they first observe the 2014 team.

CBS Detroit–06/03/2014

Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions runs for a third quarter touchdown . (FILE Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Looking For ‘Character Factor,’ Players Who Finish Games Well

Sheldon White, the vice president of pro personnel for the Detroit Lions, has an easier job now than he did a few years ago.

CBS Detroit–04/15/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - NOVEMBER 28: Strong safety James Ihedigbo #32 and inside linebacker Josh Bynes #56 of the Baltimore Ravens celebrate a play against the Pittsburgh Steelers at M&T Bank Stadium on November 28, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Baltimore Ravens won, 22-20. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Ihedigbo Wants Another Super Bowl Ring: ‘This Team Definitely Can Do It’

Ihedigbo had the interest of various teams before he ultimately decided to sign with the Lions almost two weeks after visiting.

CBS Detroit–03/28/2014

DETROIT - OCTOBER 10: Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears talks with Detroit Lions defensive Coordinator Gunther Cunningham after the game at Ford Field on October 10, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Bears 24-13.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Former Defensive Coordinator Gunther Cunningham Staying With Lions

Cunningham is currently listed on the team’s staff page as a senior coaching assistant.

CBS Detroit–02/13/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - CIRCA 2011: In this handout image provided by the NFL, Teryl Austin of the Baltimore Ravens poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Baltimore,Maryland. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Teryl Austin Expects More Sacks, More Takeaways, Fewer Big Plays Allowed

The defense underachieved in 2013, and Teryl Austin anticipates improvements in several areas that hindered the Lions last season.

CBS Detroit–02/11/2014

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)

Austin Eager To Take Over Talented Detroit Defense

Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin says he’s already had a chance to chat with Ndamukong Suh.

97.1 The Ticket–02/10/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - CIRCA 2011: In this handout image provided by the NFL, Teryl Austin of the Baltimore Ravens poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Baltimore,Maryland. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Lions Hire Teryl Austin, Retain Seven Coaches From Schwartz’s Staff

Caldwell met the media and made his inaugural address Wednesday, and Friday it seems he is well on his way to having his staff in place.

CBS Detroit–01/17/2014