Lions head coach Jim Caldwell signs multi-year contract extension

Deal is multi-year extension

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DETROIT – Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell has signed a multi-year contract extension with the Lions.

It was first tweeted by Adam Schefter of ESPN and then by multiple other outlets.

The team confirmed it Saturday evening for Local 4's Jamie Edmonds.

The deal is a multi-year extension, and it was signed months ago and not disclosed.

There were no further details or comments.

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