This is a 2021 photo of DeOn’tae Pannell of the Detroit Lions NFL football team. This image reflects the  active staff as of February 18st 2021, when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

DeOn’tae Pannell

WCF Minority Coaching Assistantship


DeOn'tae Pannell enters 2022 as his second season with the Lions as part of the William Clay Ford Minority Coaching Assistantship. In his role, Pannell works closely with Lions Offensive Line Coach Hank Fraley, helping with an offensive line comprised of three first-round picks (Taylor Decker, Frank Ragnow, and Jonah Jackson), in addition to 2021 Pro Bowl Alternate G Jonah Jackson.