(WXYZ) -- Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia is "most likely" leaving New England to become the new Lions head coach, according to a report from Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio.
Patriots are bracing for a Matt Patricia exit, likely as the next coach of the Lions https://t.co/9r3ijYICC6
— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) January 7, 2018
The Lions interviewed Patricia on Friday. He has been on the Patriots staff since 2004 and has served as defensive coordinator since 2012.