Lions owner Martha Ford told reporters on Tuesday that HC Matt Patricia and General Manager Bob Quinn will both return to the team for the 2020 season. It will be Patricia’s third year as head coach and Quinn’s fifth season in Detroit. Both men are under contract through 2022.
The team has gone 9-20-1 over Patricia's first 30 games in Detroit. The story said Ford added that she expects the team to be a playoff contender in 2020. The story said there could still be changes among the assistant coaches.