Lions announces GM interviews with Rick Smith, Scott Pioli, Thomas Dimitroff

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The Lions are looking for a new GM Wednesday interviewed the three candidates for the job.

Former GM from Richans Smith, former Chiefs GM Scott Pioli and former Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff underwent interviews for the position on Wednesday.

The Lions fired GM Bob Quinn two days after Thanksgiving. The team recently hired former NFL linebacker and FOX broadcaster Chris Spielman to act as a special adviser to owner Sheila Ford Hamp.

The Lions last won a playoff game in 1991. They have reached the playoffs several times since then, but they have had no success since the season.

The Lions are also looking for a head coach. They will probably hire a GM first.