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Detroit Lions add former Maryland coach Randy Edsall to staff

Former Maryland football coach Randy Edsall is back on his feet after his October firing. The Detroit Lions announced Sunday that that they've hired Edsall as their new director of football research and special projects.

Acccording to, "the football research department assists in all aspects of game preparation, and also provides information to the coaching, personnel and football administration departments to help improve the team’s decisions in the draft, free agency and on gameday."

Edsall worked...