McEwen is the team’s elder statesman among the members of the player personnel department, having been a member of the scouting staff for the longest period of time. He originally joined the organization in 1987.
A 1980 graduate of West Liberty State (W.V.), McEwen began his tenure with the Lions as an area scout after spending two seasons working for the BLESTO Scouting Service. Prior to his scouting career, the East McKeesport, Pa., native served as the defensive line coach at his alma mater from 1980-81, and later coached four seasons at Duquesne University (Pittsburgh, Pa.).McEwen and his wife, Colleen, reside in Pittsburgh, Pa., and have four sons: Scott Jr., Matthew, Patrick and Michael.
Quarterback Matthew Stafford is spreading his roots deeper and wider in the Detroit community as he grows his career with the Lions.
The Lions are looking for a third receiver to step up behind Johnson and Tate. If Corey Fuller continues to improve like he did last offseason, he could be their man.
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford finished with 316 yards and two touchdowns to lead Team Irvin to a 32-28 victory over Team Carter in the Pro Bowl.