Lions: Head Coaching Candidates for New GM to Consider

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Jim Caldwell is still the Detroit Lions‘ head coach, but his tenure is on shaky ground. Here are some head coaching candidates for the next general manager to consider.

Sep 13, 2015; San Diego, CA, USA; Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell talks to the media after the Lions were beat 33-28 by the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

Jim Caldwell is still the head coach of the Detroit Lions, for the time being.  But the tea leaves say he is on shaky ground.

Owner Martha Firestone Ford has made it clear she will not tolerate losing, and the new GM (whoever that me be) will likely want to pick their own head coach.

The following are some head coaching candidates, of varying experience and possibilities, the Lions should consider.

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