Detroit Lions

The team says Vice-Chairman Bill Ford, Jr., will handle day-to-day oversight of the NFL franchise.

Ford retired from the automaker's board of directors in 2005

Caldwell will be first African-American coach in team history

Bishop joins former Bronco quarterback Alex Carder trying to make Lions' roster

Carder was not selected in this year's NFL draft, but will have a chance to make Lions' 53-man roster