Caldwell in limbo after Lions finish 7-9
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell says he’s still working because he’s under contract.
Caldwell says he was conducting business as usual Monday, a day after the Lions won at Chicago to finish his second season in Detroit at 7-9.
Caldwell says Detroit defensive coordinator Teryl Austin is scheduled to interview with the Cleveland Browns this week.
Over two seasons, Caldwell has led the Lions to an 18-14 record and one playoff appearance.
According to STATS, the previous NFL coach to lose his job with a winning record in the regular season over two years with at least one postseason appearance was Chan Gailey, who was fired by the Dallas Cowboys after the 1999 season.
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