Lions hire Brandon Fisher as assistant
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The Detroit Lions have hired Jeff Fisher's son to assist their defensive coaching staff.
The move to add Brandon Fisher was announced Thursday.
His father coached the Tennessee Titans from 1994 to 2010. Lions coach Jim Schwartz worked for Fisher as Tennessee's defensive coordinator before getting his first shot to lead a team in 2009.
Brandon Fisher assisted the Titans' offensive coaching staff for part of last season.
Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press
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