Report: Lions' Austin to interview with Titans

Josh Katzenstein
The Detroit News

Teryl Austin has already interviewed for three coaching jobs — the Dolphins, Giants and Browns — and received interest in another — Philadelphia.

Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin

Now, it looks like a fifth team plans to interview the Lions defensive coordinator as the Titans are set to speak with Austin, NFL Network reported Monday.

In Austin’s first year, the Lions defense ranked second in the NFL, but the group fell to 18th after a rough first half in a 7-9 season.

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