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Dave Sears
Regional Scout

Biography

Dave Sears joined the Lions player personnel department as a regional scout in May 2007 after spending seven seasons with the Houston Texans organization. He began with Texans’ personnel department in May 2000 to scout the Central Region.

Dave Sears joined the Lions player personnel department as a regional scout in May 2007 after spending seven seasons with the Houston Texans organization. He began with Texans’ personnel department in May 2000 to scout the Central Region.

Prior to his stint in Houston, Sears spent three seasons (1997-2000) working with Washington’s scouting department. He started with the Redskins as an intern in January 1997 and was hired as their scouting administrator in May. Sears was promoted as the Redskins’ BLESTO scout in May of 1998. He also spent time interning for the Springfield Falcons in the American Hockey League.

Sears earned a bachelor’s degree in sports management from Springfield (Mass.) College and he was a four-year linebacker for Springfield’s football team. He attended Hauppauge High School in his hometown of Hauppauge, N.Y., and lettered in football, basketball and lacrosse.

Sears is married to his wife, Nancy and together they have a daughter, Delaine.

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

  • Lawson on defensive corrections

    Posted Aug 27, 2016

    CB Nevin Lawson talks about the issues the defense faced against the Ravens and what they can do better next game.

  • Decker on areas offense can improve

    Posted Aug 27, 2016

    OT Taylor Decker talks about getting more comfortable within the line and improvements the offense can make prior to the regular season.

  • Jones on offensive penalties

    Posted Aug 27, 2016

    WR Marvin Jones talks about penalties keeping the first team offense out of the endzone and what they can do to address those errors going forward.

  • HIGHLIGHT: Prater kicks 60-yard FG

    By NFL.com - Posted Aug 27, 2016

    Watch Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater kick a 60-yard field goal at the end of the first half of the team's Preseason Week 3 game at Baltimore.

  • Levy on getting preseason reps

    Posted Aug 27, 2016

    LB DeAndre Levy talks about returning to game action and what the first-team defense can do to improve prior to the start of the season.

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