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Jim Caldwell to coach Detroit Lions

Jim Caldwell to coach Detroit Lions

ALLEN PARK, Mich., Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Jim Caldwell, who guided the Indianapolis Colts to the Super Bowl after the 2009 season, has been hired as head coach of the Detroit Lions.
Jim Schwartz fired by Lions after 1-6 finish to season

Jim Schwartz fired by Lions after 1-6 finish to season

DETROIT, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Jim Schwartz, with four losing seasons in five years, was fired Monday as coach of the NFL's Detroit Lions.
Jim Schwartz and Matthew Stafford's girlfriend are biggest losers after Lions loss to Giants

Jim Schwartz and Matthew Stafford's girlfriend are biggest losers after Lions loss to Giants

Dec. 23 (UPI) -- Coach Jim Schwartz and QB Matthew Stafford's girlfriend lose big after Lions lose to Giants.
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Detroit wide receiver Nate Burleson breaks arm in crash

DETROIT, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson was driving home from a pizza parlor when he broke his arm in a car crash early Tuesday, police said.

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NFL ditches 'tuck' rule, limits helmet hit

PHOENIX, March 20 (UPI) -- NFL owners meeting in Phoenix voted Wednesday to end the so-called tuck rule and toughened its rule on helmet hits.

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Rams claim Titus Young off waivers ... Cards GM: Carpenter likely out for 2013 ... Giants release veteran linebacker Boley ... Coach-teacher suspended after rant ... Sports news from United Press International.

Rams claim Titus Young off waivers

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Wide receiver Titus Young, released this week by the Detroit Lions, was claimed off waivers by the St. Louis Rams Tuesday.

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Lions release receiver Titus Young ... Athletics obtain Lowrie from Astros ... Cause of Super Bowl outage probed ... Tigers ink Max Scherzer to contract ... Sports news from United Press International.
Lions release receiver Titus Young

Lions release receiver Titus Young

DETROIT, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young, who feuded with the coaching staff this past season, has been released, the team said Monday.

Lions send disgruntled receiver Young home

DETROIT, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Disgruntled Detroit Lions receiver Titus Young has been sent home, head Coach Jim Schwartz said Monday.

Lions' Burleson out with broken leg

DETROIT, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson is out for the rest of the season with a broken right leg, Coach Jim Schwartz says.
Lions ink Calvin Johnson to 8-year deal

Lions ink Calvin Johnson to 8-year deal

DETROIT, March 14 (UPI) -- The Detroit Lions Wednesday signed all-pro receiver Calvin Johnson to the richest contract in NFL history with an eight-year, $132 million deal.

NFL won't fine Lions, 49ers coaches

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Detroit Lions Coach Jim Schwartz and San Francisco 49ers counterpart Jim Harbaugh won't be fined for their post-game altercation, the NFL said Monday.

NFL: San Francisco 25, Detroit 19

DETROIT, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Delanie Walker put San Francisco in front with a fourth-down touchdown catch with 1:51 to play Sunday and the 49ers held on for a 25-19 win over Detroit.
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Jim Schwartz (born June 2, 1966) is an American football head coach for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League.

Born just outside Baltimore, Maryland, Schwartz attended Mount Saint Joseph High School, an all male Catholic school, where he played football.

Schwartz was a four-year letterman at linebacker for the Hoyas of Georgetown University, where he earned his degree in economics. He received Distinguished Economics Graduate honors at Georgetown and earned numerous honors in 1988, including Division III CoSIDA/GTE Academic All-America, All-America, and team captain.

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