Editorial: Quinn fails first big test by giving Caldwell another chance

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. Just when there was an opening, a shimmering glimmer of hope … Read more

Lions hire Kyle O’Brien as director of player personnel

According to reports, the Detroit Lions have hired Kyle O’Brien as their Director of Player Personnel. Lions now have hired Kyle O'Brien as their Director of Player Personnel, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 15, 2016 O’Brien previously served as the director of college scouting for the Jacksonville Jaguars. Prior to his time in … Read more

Report: Lions GM Bob Quinn has met with Jim Caldwell at least four times

According to a source of Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn and head coach Jim Caldwell “have met on at least four different occasions,” but Caldwell still has not been told whether or not he will be retained. Lions still haven't made a decision on Jim Caldwell https://t.co/jaCdTMOqo3 — … Read more

Just In: Bob Quinn introduced as Lions GM, no decision yet on Jim Caldwell

On Monday afternoon, the Detroit Lions announced Bob Quinn as their next general manager. Quinn has spent the last 16 seasons with the New England Patriots organization, including serving the last four years as director of pro scouting. One of the main questions going into the press conference was whether or not Jim Caldwell would … Read more

Lions Ernie Accorsi says Martha Ford was involved in GM search

According to Detroit Lions newly hired special advisor Ernie Accorsi, owner Martha Ford was most definitely involved in the process of hiring Bob Quinn as general manager. "She was involved, believe me."'Consultant Ernie Accorsi on Lions owner Martha Firestone Ford in process to hire GM Bob Quinn. — Mike O'Hara (@MikeOHaraNFL) January 10, 2016 Accorsi was … Read more

Candidates will listen when the Lions call

The Lions are at a crossroad. This offseason may be the most important Detroit has experienced in the Super Bowl era and the most crucial decisions must be made within a few days. The opportunities ahead breed excitement among fans and for the same reasons the Lions will have little trouble bringing in the personnel … Read more

Getting to know new Lions GM Bob Quinn

It’s official, the Detroit Lions have an agreement in principle with former New England Patriots Director of Pro Scouting, Bob Quinn. Quinn’s official title will be Executive Vice President and General Manager. Quinn is relieving interim GM, Sheldon White, of his duties effective immediately. Team president, Rod Wood, made sure to express gratitude for White’s temporary … Read more

Lions to hire Bob Quinn as GM

UPDATE:  Bob Quinn will be introduced as the new Lions GM in a press conference tomorrow at 2 p.m. — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) January 10, 2016 According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Detroit Lions have landed on Bob Quinn to take over as their general manager. Detroit Lions are expected to hire Patriots director of pro … Read more

Lions schedule interview with general manager candidate Bob Quinn

The Lions have wasted no time in getting their list of potential future general managers in order. With Trent Kirchner already on the docket for an interview, they have added another name to the list of possibilities. It should come as no surprise that a member of the New England Patriots front office is on the list. Bob Quinn, … Read more