"I genuinely appreciate the faith Bob has shown in me and I really look forward to working together," Lions coach Jim Caldwell said.
Lions retain Jim Caldwell as head coach
Statement from Jim Caldwell: “I am obviously thrilled that I will continue"Jim's entire body of work is impressive," Quinn said in a statement. "Not only did he lead the Lions to the playoffs his first season here, but when you look at how the players responded the second half of last season, under difficult circumstances, it’s clear to me that this team believes in him and responds positively to his leadership." Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.