Lions Hire Teryl Austin As Defensive Coordinator

The Lions are hiring Ravens secondary coach Teryl Austin as their defensive coordinator, Tim Twentyman of reported Friday.

Austin, 48, coached the Ravens’ secondary from 2011 through 2013. He also coached the Cardinals’ defensive backs (2003-2006) and the Cardinals’ defensive backs (2007-2009).

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