Lions hire John Bonamego as special teams coordinator

Posted at 4:13 PM, Jan 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-22 16:13:05-05

DETROIT — The Detroit Lions have hired former Central Michigan University head football coach John Bonamego as a special teams coordinator.

Bonamego led the Chippewas for four seasons before being let go at the end of the 2018 season. Prior to CMU, Bonamego worked as a special teams coordinator for the Lions from 2013-14.

He has also worked for the Green Bay Packers, New Orleans Saints, Miami Dolphins and Jacksonville Jaguars.