Lions hiring Jim Bob Cooter as quarterbacks coach

The Detroit Lions are hiring Denver Broncos offensive assistant Jim Bob Cooter as quarterbacks coach, according to CBS.

Cooter had a previous year as a quality control coach with the Kansas City Chiefs, three years as an offensive assistant working for Lions coach Jim Caldwell with the Indianapolis Colts.

Cooter, 29, was a walk-on quarterback at Tennessee.

Cooter's hire hasn't been announced by the team yet.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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