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Lions make major changes on the offensive side of the ball; Fire several coaches

Today the Detroit Lions cleaned house. The coaches snapped and fired multiple coaches.

Lions fired their offensive coordinator

Lions fired their offensive coordinator


The team fired Offensive Coordinator Joe Lombardi, Offensive Line Coaches Jeremiah Washburn and Terry Heffernan as well.

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Lions are promoting quarterbacks coach Jim Bob Cooter to offensive coordinator.

Many changes were made today….

@ttwentyman: The #Lions have fired OC Joe Lombardi, OL coach Jeremiah Washburn and OL assistant Terry Heffernan.

@ttwentyman: Jim Bob Cooter takes over as OC. TE coach Ron Prince takes over the OL. Devin Fitzsimmons takes over TEs.

@ttwentyman: Curtis Modkins remains the RB coach and will also serve as the run-game coordinator.

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