Lions hire Aubrey Pleasant to new coaching staff

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ALLEN PARK, Mich. — The Detroit Lions hired Aubrey Pleasant to be the team's pass game co-ordinator and defensive backs coach.

The team announced the move Thursday. Pleasant joins new coach Dan Campbell's staff.

Pleasant is coming off a four-year run as cornerbacks coach for the Los Angeles Rams. He has also worked as a coaching intern with the Cleveland Browns and an assistant for Washington.

Pleasant is a native of Flint and coached at Grand Blanc High School in 2010. He also worked for the University of Michigan after that.


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