According to Adam Schefter, Louis Riddick will interview with the Houston Texans prior to interviewing with the Lions on Friday.
Nation, which job would you rather have?
ESPN Monday Night Football analyst Louis Riddick is interviewing today for the Houston Texans’ general manager job, sources tell @mortreport and me. Riddick then is scheduled to interview Friday for the Lions’ GM job.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 16, 2020
As soon as the Detroit Lions announced they were firing Bob Quinn as their general manager, one of the first names to come up as a possible replacement was Louis Riddick.
Well, according to Ian Rapoport, the Lions plan to interview Riddick, who has become a fan favorite, for their vacant general manager opening.
As noted by Rapoport, Riddick would be the first known external candidate to be interviewed by the Lions.
Nation, would you like this hire?
The #Lions plan to interview GM candidate Louis Riddick for their vacant job on Friday, source said. The current broadcaster last worked in the NFL in 2013 in the #Eagles front office. The first known external candidate to be interviewed by Detroit.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 16, 2020