Lions hire Penn State DL coach John Scott
The Lions took the coach from Penn State.
According to numerous reports, the Lions have hired defensive line coach John Scott to work on Dan Campbell’s team. The specific role is unknown, but the Lions have a vacancy for defensive line coach after Todd Wash left the team to take a job with the Panthers.
Penn State head coach James Franklin said goodbye Scott on social media with no specific mention of where he’s going next than taking a job in the NFL.
Scott has been at Penn State for the last three seasons. His only previous NFL experience was with the Jets in 2015-2016, and has also worked in South Carolina, Arkansas, and Texas Tech.
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