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New York Daily News
Pat Shurmur must prove he is right hire for Giantsnot Patricia's first choice. He wanted the Lions, ostensibly because Patricia w
New York Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
not Patricia's first choice. He wanted the Lions, ostensibly because Patricia worked for more than a decade with Lions GM Bob Quinn in New England. Patricia would have been a cutting-edge coach. Patricia was considered a Belichick clone:... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions 2017 review: They paid the price for not upgrading defensive line4.2 yards allowed per carry (21st) Nate's grade: DAnalysis: There were known d
MLive.com / Posted 12 hours ago
4.2 yards allowed per carry (21st) Nate's grade: DAnalysis: There were known deficiencies heading into last season. Bob Quinn chose to prioritize other positions anyway, especially the offensive line. And he paid the price for it. Almost... Read more
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MLive.com
The waiting game continues, but Matt Patricia shows why he's worth itALLEN PARK -- One can't help but wonder what Bob Quinn was thinking as he watch
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
ALLEN PARK -- One can't help but wonder what Bob Quinn was thinking as he watched New England roar back to beat Jacksonville 24-20 on Sunday in the AFC championship game. On the one hand, the Lions GM has to wait two more weeks to hire Matt Patricia... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions coach Jim Caldwell could be back in the NFL in 2018 after allalso went 1-12 against playoff teams the last two years, and 4-25 against winni
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
also went 1-12 against playoff teams the last two years, and 4-25 against winning teams overall during his tenure. And GM Bob Quinn elected to dismiss him because of it. "We didn't beat the really good teams," Quinn said. "Our record was above... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions 2017 review: Running game failed in every possible wayran the ball 12 times on third-and-1. And picked it up just six times. We warn
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
ran the ball 12 times on third-and-1. And picked it up just six times. We warned you. This running game was obscene. Bob Quinn calculated last offseason he could get by with Ameer Abdullah, and prioritized other positions in free agency and... Read more
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New York Daily News
Sunday Morning QB: Trying to grasp how Matt Patricia chose Lionshe may not be for every coach. He will pick the players. The coach will coach t
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
he may not be for every coach. He will pick the players. The coach will coach them. Patricia was comfortable with Lions GM Bob Quinn after they worked together in New England 12 seasons. McDaniels and Colts GM Chris Ballard have the same agent. If... Read more
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The Oakland Press
NFC Championship Game suggests Lions not far away if Matt Patricia right coachQuin and Quandre Diggs lead an excellent secondary. The Lions have a solid fou
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
Quin and Quandre Diggs lead an excellent secondary. The Lions have a solid foundation in place. Obviously, general manager Bob Quinn has plenty of work to do to augment the roster. Running back is a big problem. So is offensive line depth. The... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
NFC Championship Game suggests Lions not far away if Matt Patricia right coachQuin and Quandre Diggs lead an excellent secondary. The Lions have a solid fou
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Quin and Quandre Diggs lead an excellent secondary. The Lions have a solid foundation in place. Obviously, general manager Bob Quinn has plenty of work to do to augment the roster. Running back is a big problem. So is offensive line depth. The... Read more
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MLive.com
Which NFL contender's identity is the smartest to build through?say the replacement will be New England Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Pat
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
say the replacement will be New England Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia, who worked under general manager Bob Quinn for many years. If so, the Lions will be the latest team to try to recreate some of what Bill Belichick has bult.... Read more
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MLive.com
T.J. Lang becomes first Lions offensive lineman in 20 years to make Pro Bowlby Lions cornerback Darius Slay. Lang was good when he was on the field, there
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
by Lions cornerback Darius Slay. Lang was good when he was on the field, there's no doubt about that. You could see why Bob Quinn blew the Packers and Seahawks out of the water with a three-year contract worth $28.5 million. ProFootballFocus... Read more
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NFL.com
Jeremiah mock draft 1.0: Browns, Jets, Fins, Redskins take QB3-technique for Rod Marinelli. Price can play any of the three interior positi
NFL.com / Posted 3 days ago
3-technique for Rod Marinelli. Price can play any of the three interior positions and his nasty demeanor fits with what GM Bob Quinn is building in Detroit. There is some concern about Jackson's deep speed, but he has the best ball skills in the... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions 2017 review: The deep ball returns to DetroitTate has been a constant over the years. What really strengthened their depth a
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Tate has been a constant over the years. What really strengthened their depth at the position was the rise of two Bob Quinn additions. Jones was a little Jekyll and a lot of Hyde in his first season with Detroit, and there were serious... Read more
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MLive.com
Lessons for Lions: What NFL's title-game teams show about building a winnerin one place before they dominate in another. It's why general managers eventua
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
in one place before they dominate in another. It's why general managers eventually want to choose their own coach, like Bob Quinn is now. It's obvious that New England has always had a crazy secret synergy because it all runs through Bill... Read more
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MLive.com
Mel Kiper: Lions need a running back, but won't draft one in first roundALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions had the worst running game in the league by alm
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions had the worst running game in the league by almost every statistical measure in 2017, and Bob Quinn has said he expects to upgrade the running back personnel this offseason. But according to ESPN draft analyst Mel... Read more
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MLive.com
NFL Draft 2018: Predicting the first round and a couple of surprise tradesafter something its new coach will enjoy -- a defensive player who can make an
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
after something its new coach will enjoy -- a defensive player who can make an impact. In their time together and apart, Bob Quinn and Patricia have not built around an expensive defense financially, but they have pumped high draft picks into it.... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Wheels grind slowly on NFL head-coaching carouselLions – This may be the easiest to predict of all the still open jobs. Our sour
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
Lions – This may be the easiest to predict of all the still open jobs. Our sources tell us Lions general manager Bob Quinn — yes, another Belichick prodigy – is actually fairly close with Patricia. Quinn already has a franchise... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Uncertain if Matt Patricia ties to Bill Belichick, Patriots blessing or curse for Lionshave you gone Eric Mangini? The Patriots� general manager tree hasn�t been ove
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
have you gone Eric Mangini? The Patriots� general manager tree hasn�t been overly impressive, either. So general manager Bob Quinn and Patricia will be carrying a similar flag with the Lions. Patricia will join an eclectic group of Lions� head... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Uncertain if Matt Patricia ties to Bill Belichick, Patriots blessing or curse for Lionshave you gone Eric Mangini? The Patriots’ general manager tree hasn’t been ove
The Oakland Press / Posted 6 days ago
have you gone Eric Mangini? The Patriots’ general manager tree hasn’t been overly impressive, either. So general manager Bob Quinn and Patricia will be carrying a similar flag with the Lions. Patricia will join an eclectic group of Lions’ head... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions rookie Jamal Agnew named All-NFL by the PFWAselected the seemingly undersized cornerback out of tiny San Diego in the fifth
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
selected the seemingly undersized cornerback out of tiny San Diego in the fifth round of April's draft. General manager Bob Quinn classified the selection as a bet on speed but with a big need for development. That proved to be true at... Read more
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Boston Globe
Matt Patricia closing in on job with Lionsof the employer club’s playing season.’’ If he takes the Lions’ job, Patricia
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
of the employer club’s playing season.’’ If he takes the Lions’ job, Patricia would be reunited with general manager Bob Quinn, the Norwood native who was in the Patriots front office for 15 years, working his way up from player personnel... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions and Titans could be racing each other to capture the Patriot Wayan extension. It's similar to what the Lions have done with Jim Caldwell, in mo
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
an extension. It's similar to what the Lions have done with Jim Caldwell, in more ways than one. In 2016, Detroit plucked Bob Quinn away from the New England Patriots front office to name him general manager. The Tennessee Titans did the same kind... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Josh McDaniels has options with the Titans and Coltscoordinator Matt Patricia was going to be the next head coach of the Detroit Li
The Providence Journal / Posted 7 days ago
coordinator Matt Patricia was going to be the next head coach of the Detroit Lions. Patricia will join general manager Bob Quinn, who also received his NFL start with the Patriots scouting department and front office. Now, McDaniels has the... Read more
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MLive.com
How the Detroit Lions' rookies fared in 2017Was a healthy scratch to open the season, which sounded some alarm bells, espec
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
Was a healthy scratch to open the season, which sounded some alarm bells, especially from those who wanted Bob Quinn to target a pass rusher or running back in the second round. And a pick at either of those positions probably would... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Patriots' Matt Patricia reportedly will take Lions coaching job, not Giantsadvanced to the AFC championship game next weekend with a victory Saturday nigh
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
advanced to the AFC championship game next weekend with a victory Saturday night over Tennessee. Patricia would be joining Bob Quinn, who formerly worked for the Patriots and is now the Lions general manager. As for the Giants, they'll be in a bit... Read more
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New York Daily News
Getting spurned by Patricia shows how far Giants have falleneach other, but it was always between the Lions and Giants, and it would seem t
New York Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
each other, but it was always between the Lions and Giants, and it would seem the bond between Patricia, 43, and Detroit GM Bob Quinn, a former Patriots exec, was strong enough to swing the rocket scientist's mind back to Motown. Maybe the Lions... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Patriots' Matt Patricia reportedly will take Lions coaching job, not Giantsadvanced to the AFC championship game next weekend with a victory Saturday nigh
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
advanced to the AFC championship game next weekend with a victory Saturday night over Tennessee. Patricia would be joining Bob Quinn, who formerly worked for the Patriots and is now the Lions general manager. As for the Giants, they'll be in a bit... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
All signs continue to point to Matt Patricia as next Lions coachPatricia emerged as the Lions' favorite? Well, it starts with his long-standin
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
Patricia emerged as the Lions' favorite? Well, it starts with his long-standing relationship with Lions general manager Bob Quinn. The two worked together for 12 seasons in New England, have a mutual respect for one another, and people around... Read more
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Boston Herald
Patriots DC Matt Patricia 'likely' to be named Lions head coachlead the New York Giants, with whom he also interviewed. The connection though
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
lead the New York Giants, with whom he also interviewed. The connection though between Patricia and Lions general manager Bob Quinn is well-documented, as the latter has experience in the Patriots' personnel department, including acting as the... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Detroit Lions, not New York Giants, likely destination for Matt Patricia as head coachfeels definitive. That would be a huge victory for the Lions, getting their top
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
feels definitive. That would be a huge victory for the Lions, getting their top choice and reuniting Patricia with GM Bob Quinn, who cut his teeth in the New England front office and clearly saw Patricia's potential. As firm as the report... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Matt Patricia reportedly headed to the Lions and Josh McDaniels to the Coltsfavorite. The Lions were 9-7 last season, have a quarterback (Matthew Stafford)
The Providence Journal / Posted 8 days ago
favorite. The Lions were 9-7 last season, have a quarterback (Matthew Stafford) and Patricia knows Detroit general manager Bob Quinn, who was with the Patriots from 2000-to-2015. Patricia interviewed with the San Diego Chargers and Los Angeles... Read more
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SportingNews
Patriots DC Matt Patricia expected to be next Lions head coach, report saysthe two can reach an agreement, Patricia would be joining former Patriots execu
SportingNews / Posted 8 days ago
the two can reach an agreement, Patricia would be joining former Patriots executive and current Lions general manager Bob Quinn. The 43-year-old defensive coordinator, who has been on the Patriots' staff since 2004, has also been in... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Detroit Lions' decision to wait on Matt Patricia could be tellingthe Detroit Lions’ coaching search still in limbo as it approaches its third we
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
the Detroit Lions’ coaching search still in limbo as it approaches its third week, keep this very important fact in mind: Bob Quinn could have moved on to the candidate everyone believes is his second choice by now, Mike Vrabel, if he knew... Read more
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Boston Herald
Matt Patricia doesn’t have an easy choice between Giants, LionsWhich is the best situation for him going forward? On one hand, he has a good
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Which is the best situation for him going forward? On one hand, he has a good relationship with Lions general manager Bob Quinn, having worked with him in New England. So there’s familiarity and a comfort level. Quinn has essentially been... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Jeff Jacobs: Patriots assistant Matt Patricia is the answer for the GiantsAfter the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, th
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
After the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, that’s vital. Lions general manager Bob Quinn, who started out as an equipment graduate assistant for Randy Edsall at UConn and worked his way up through years... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Jeff Jacobs: Patriots assistant Matt Patricia is the answer for the GiantsAfter the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, th
The Register Citizen / Posted 9 days ago
After the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, that’s vital. Lions general manager Bob Quinn, who started out as an equipment graduate assistant for Randy Edsall at UConn and worked his way up through years... Read more
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The News-Times
Jeff Jacobs: Patriots assistant Matt Patricia is the answer for the GiantsAfter the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, th
The News-Times / Posted 9 days ago
After the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, that’s vital. Lions general manager Bob Quinn, who started out as an equipment graduate assistant for Randy Edsall at UConn and worked his way up through years... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Jeff Jacobs: Patriots assistant Matt Patricia is the answer for the GiantsAfter the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, th
The Middletown Press / Posted 9 days ago
After the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, that’s vital. Lions general manager Bob Quinn, who started out as an equipment graduate assistant for Randy Edsall at UConn and worked his way up through years... Read more
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MLive.com
The wait for Matt Patricia will continue for at least another weekinterviewed the New England defensive coordinator last week, and is believed to
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
interviewed the New England defensive coordinator last week, and is believed to favor him. That's not a surprise, given GM Bob Quinn worked with him for 12 years in Foxborough. But the Giants interviewed Patricia as well, along with the Cardinals.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Jeff Jacobs: Patriots assistant Matt Patricia is the answer for the GiantsAfter the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, th
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
After the vacuum of discipline, leadership and personality under Ben McAdoo, that’s vital. Lions general manager Bob Quinn, who started out as an equipment graduate assistant for Randy Edsall at UConn and worked his way up through years... Read more
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New York Daily News
Sunday Morning QB: Giants over Lions an easy pick for Patriciaare Patricia and the Giants want each other with the Lions hoping his long-time
New York Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
are Patricia and the Giants want each other with the Lions hoping his long-time association and friendship with Detroit GM Bob Quinn when they were together in New England for 12 years will be enough to attract him to the Motor City and keep him... Read more
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NFL.com
Breaking down Cardinals, Colts, Giants, Lions coaching searchesPatricia appeared destined for this job. One of the carousel's hottest candidat
NFL.com / Posted 9 days ago
Patricia appeared destined for this job. One of the carousel's hottest candidates, Patricia has a good relationship with GM Bob Quinn and is considered to be ready for a head job. In addition, Detroit would like to keep offensive coordinator Jim Bob... Read more
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MLive.com
How Teez Tabor and Darius Slay can become the duo Bob Quinn envisionedwith second-round draft pick Quincy Wilson, a pair he dubbed "Pick your poison.
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
with second-round draft pick Quincy Wilson, a pair he dubbed "Pick your poison." That is, if it works. The visions Bob Quinn had when he spent more time watching Tabor's film than any prospect he's scouted in 15 years are in front of him,... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions don't know yet how to proceed with Ezekiel Ansaha player who hasn't been right in two years? The franchise tag is also an optio
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
a player who hasn't been right in two years? The franchise tag is also an option, although that will cost $18 million. GM Bob Quinn said he remains a long way from making a decision on how to proceed with Ansah. "I think there's a lot of critical... Read more
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The Morning Call
All signs point to Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia becoming next Giants head coachand Dante, and a daughter, Giamina. Many believed Patricia would be the Lions’
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
and Dante, and a daughter, Giamina. Many believed Patricia would be the Lions’ new head coach because he and Detroit GM Bob Quinn, a former Patriots exec, would keep it in the family as products of New England, too. But also consider this:... Read more
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MLive.com
Some Lions fans confounded by report Matt Patricia favoring GiantsGiants head coaching position over the Lions. Many believe Patricia is the Lio
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
Giants head coaching position over the Lions. Many believe Patricia is the Lions first choice because of his ties to GM Bob Quinn, but a report out of the New York Daily News says all signs point to Patrica joining the Giants. What the... Read more
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New York Daily News
Dave Gettleman and Matt Patricia could form next great Giants duorun. Patricia and Gettleman met for the first time on Friday. Gettleman had so
New York Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
run. Patricia and Gettleman met for the first time on Friday. Gettleman had some ground to make up on the Lions, whose GM Bob Quinn overlapped 13 years with Patricia in New England. They are good friends, but Gettleman and Patricia come from... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
So Matt Patricia reportedly prefers the Giants to the Lions...Patricia make it. Mike Vrabal would be a good choice for the Lions. He played
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Patricia make it. Mike Vrabal would be a good choice for the Lions. He played for the Patriots. He knows general manager Bob Quinn. He�s a defensive coach. The Lions need that. By all accounts, he�s quite charismatic. The Lions need that,... Read more
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The Oakland Press
So Matt Patricia reportedly prefers the Giants to the Lions...Patricia make it. Mike Vrabal would be a good choice for the Lions. He played
The Oakland Press / Posted 12 days ago
Patricia make it. Mike Vrabal would be a good choice for the Lions. He played for the Patriots. He knows general manager Bob Quinn. He’s a defensive coach. The Lions need that. By all accounts, he’s quite charismatic. The Lions need that,... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Why might Matt Patricia spurn Detroit Lions for New York Giants?and many fans secretly pine for this type of identity again. As for why else P
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 12 days ago
and many fans secretly pine for this type of identity again. As for why else Patricia might spurn the Lions and GM Bob Quinn, a former Patriots scout, that's left to speculation. Maybe Patricia and GM Dave Gettleman are cut from the same... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Matt Patricia the favorite for Giants head coaching jobthat the Patriots were bracing to lose Patricia as it was expected he was head
The Providence Journal / Posted 12 days ago
that the Patriots were bracing to lose Patricia as it was expected he was head to the Lions and join general manager Bob Quinn, who came from the Patriots system. However, according to the MMQB’s Peter King, Patricia favors the Giants... Read more
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