PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) _ Former NFL defensive end Charles Haley joined the Detroit Lions' coaching staff Thursday as a pass-rush specialist. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Haley, 37, is taking his first full-time NFL coaching assignment after a 12-year career in which he played on five Super Bowl champion teams _ two with San Francisco and three with Dallas.

He had 100 1/2 career sacks.