Adam Schefter reports that Rams’ director of college scouting Brad Holmes is flying to Detroit tonight for his second GM interview with the Lions on Wednesday.
Holmes also had a second interview with the Falcons for their GM vacancy, so it appears clear that he’ll land a job.
Here’s the updated list of candidates for the Lions’ job:
- Rams director of college scouting Brad Holmes (Finalist)
- Former Texans GM Rick Smith (Interviewed)
- VP of player personnel Kyle O’Brien (Interviewed)
- Director of player personnel Lance Newmark (Interviewed)
- Director of pro scouting Rob Lohman (Interviewed)
- ESPN analyst Louis Riddick (Interviewed)
- Former Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff (Interviewed)
- Former Chiefs GM Scott Pioli (Interviewed)
- Saints VP/assistant GM-pro personnel Terry Fontenot (Interviewed)
- Vikings assistant GM George Paton (Interviewed)
- Saints assistant GM Jeff Ireland (Interviewed)
- Colts assistant GM Ed Dodds (Scheduled)
Holmes, 41, has spent the entirety of his 18-year NFL career with the Rams, starting as a public relations intern and working his way up to director of college scouting.