Lions complete coaching staff

The Detroit Lions announced the completion of head coach Jim Schwartz‘s staff, including seven coaches retained from the 2008 staff. The team previously announced the hiring of assistant head coach/defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham and offensive coordinator Scott Linehan.

Those coaches announced Wednesday include:

Stan Kwan – Special teams coordinator
Jason Arapoff – Coordinator of physical development
Bradford Banta – Assistant special teams
Malcolm Blacken – Strength and conditioning
Matt Burke – Linebackers
Don Clemons – Defensive quality control
Todd Downing – Offensive quality control
Sam Gash – Running backs
Jeff Horton – Quarterbacks
Shawn Jefferson – Wide receivers
Bob Karmelowicz – Defensive line
Kris Kocurek – Assistant defensive line
Tim Lappano – Tight ends
Daron Roberts – Assistant secondary
Tim Walton – Secondary
George Yarno – Offensive line

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