The Detroit Lions felt a need to go with an experienced NFL coach this year and chose Jim Caldwell to be their head guy. That being said, this is a make it or break it year for Caldwell, general manager Martin Mayhew and president Tom Lewand. Who knows what Bill Ford Jr will do if the Lions don’t reach the playoffs or further this year, but his patience will certainly be thin.
One route that is possible is to go for one of the top college coaches. With that in mind, the staff here at cover32.com has put together a list of the top college coaches that could reach the NFL. Can you imagine being given a job with Calvin Johnson, Ndamukong Suh and Matthew Stafford as your core? One of these guys could end up in that spot.
Here you go, top 10 college coaches: (READ)