The Detroit Lions have hired legendary coach Vince Lombardi’s grandson as their newest offensive coordinator.
Detroit has named New Orleans Saints quarterbacks coach Joe Lombardi as its next OC.
After seven seasons, including five coaching the QB’s, Lombardi joins the staff of new Lions head coach Jim Caldwell.
Under Lombardi, Saints quarterback Drew Brees completed over 68-percent of his passes for 195 touchdowns and only 78 interceptions.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports