The Detroit Lions added two coaches to Matt Patricia's staff. The Lions hired Hank Fraley on Friday to be their assistant offensive line coach and Evan Rothstein to assist with research and analysis. Fraley was UCLA's offensive line coach last season after three years with the Minnesota Vikings as their assistant offensive line coach.
Former Lions receiver Titus Young was denied parole due to “risk of violence to the community.”
The San Francisco 49ers have agreed a five-year deal with quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo that is the largest in NFL history, it was reported on Thursday. The NFL Network said that Garoppolo and the 49ers have agreed a deal with a value of $137.5 million through to 2023. At an average of $27.5 million a year, […]
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The Detroit Lions have hired Paul Pasqualoni to be Matt Patricia's defensive coordinator. The team announced the move Wednesday along with other additions to its coaching staff hours before Patricia was to have his first news conference as Detroit's coach later in the day. Jim Bob Cooter was not mentioned in the morning release, but […]
New Detroit Lions Head Coach Matt Patricia answers a question about the culture he hopes to establish with the Lions.
Just because Matt Patricia spent his entire NFL coaching career with Bill Belichick doesn’t mean he’s going to try to be Belichick 2.0 in Detroit. "I’m my own guy," he said.
Matt Patricia was introduced as head coach of the Detroit Lions on Wednesday at the team's Allen Park, Mich., facility. "I believe that I am a leader, I believe that I am a problem solver," Patricia said. Patricia, who began his coaching career with the New England Patriots in 2004, reunites with Lions general manager […]
The Detroit Lions desperately hope Matt Patricia ends their decades-long search for a coach who can help them have success in the playoffs. Patricia, with his previously bushy beard trimmed, had his first news conference Wednesday on the team's indoor practice field. The 43-year-old Patricia helped New England win three Super Bowls over 14 years.
New England Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia has been named the Detroit Lions head coach, the team announced Monday. Patricia replaces Jim Caldwell, who was fired after four seasons as Lions coach. The 43-year-old has been with the Patriots since 2004, serving as defensive coordinator since 2012.
The Lions announced the hiring of Matt Patricia on Monday. “Matt is driven to succeed, has extreme passion for the game and excels in preparation. “I’m incredibly honored and grateful to be named head coach of the Detroit Lions,” Patricia said.