This is a 2021 photo of Kelvin Sheppard 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)

Kelvin Sheppard



The 2022 season will be Kelvin Sheppard's first season overseeing Detroit's entire linebackers unit after he joined the Lions in 2021 as the outside linebackers coach. In his first season working primarily with outside linebackers and edge rushers, the club's edge rushers combined for 110 tackles in 2021.