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In this Dec. 4, 2011, photo, then-Indianapolis Colts coach Jim Caldwell gestures during the Colts' NFL football game against the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Mass. The Detroit Lions have hired Caldwell as coach. The team confirmed the move Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, and has scheduled a news conference at Ford Field on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

In this Dec. 4, 2011, photo, then-Indianapolis Colts coach Jim Caldwell gestures during the Colts' NFL football game against the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Mass. The Detroit Lions have hired Caldwell as coach. The team confirmed the move Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, and has scheduled a news conference at Ford Field on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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