Newmark's time with the Lions began in 1998, assisting the player personnel department with various pro and college scouting assignments during the season and in preparation for the 1999 NFL Draft. Newmark was officially hired as a personnel scout on May 1, 1999. Newmark worked six years in that role before being promoted to National Scout in 2005.
Raised in La Mesa, California, Newmark played wide receiver for two years at San Diego Mesa College, before transferring to the University of San Diego for one year, where injuries ended his playing career. Newmark holds a degree in Social Sciences.
Prior to his time with the Lions, Newmark worked two years for the San Diego Chargers as a staff assistant.
Newmark and his wife, Jennifer, reside in Commerce Township, Michigan with their daughters Laci, Kendall and Ava.
Tim Twentyman covers all the news from Day 3 of Lions Training Camp including Joique Bell's return to Wayne State, the addition of Quintin Payton and more.
Wednesday evening’s practice at Wayne State University’s Adams Field is where Joique Bell had one of the greatest careers by a running back in the history of NCAA Division II football.
Brad Galli sits down with Joique Bell to hear how he committed to play football at Wayne State University and the path that choice took him on over the next nine years.
Tom Leyden, Rob Rubick and Herman Moore talk with Tom Lewand at Wayne State about the solid turnout and why fans shouldn’t be worried about Ndamukong Suh’s contract situation.