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Team Records, Leaders, and League Ranks

  • * indicate playoff appearances
Team Records, Leaders, and League Ranks Table
Points Top Players Off Rank Def Rank Overall Rank Simple Rating System
Year Lg Tm W L T Div. Finish Playoffs PF PA PD Coaches AV Passer Rusher Receiver Pts Yds Pts Yds T/G Pts± Yds± out of MoV SoS SRS OSRS DSRS
2016NFLDetroit Lions8401st of 427525124CaldwellStaffordRiddickTate1821111551223322.0-1.10.9-0.00.9
2015NFLDetroit Lions7903rd of 4358400-42CaldwellStaffordStaffordAbdullahJohnson1820231822181732-2.62.4-0.21.0-1.3
2014NFLDetroit Lions*11502nd of 4Lost WC32128239CaldwellSuhStaffordBellTate2219326135322.4-0.42.1-3.25.2
2013NFLDetroit Lions7903rd of 439537619SchwartzSuhStaffordBushJohnson136151628135321.2-2.8-1.6-1.2-0.5
2012NFLDetroit Lions41204th of 4372437-65SchwartzJohnsonStaffordLeshoureJohnson17327133023232-4.11.8-2.32.1-4.4
2011NFLDetroit Lions*10602nd of 4Lost WC47438787SchwartzStaffordStaffordBestJohnson452323489325.40.66.16.9-0.8
2010NFLDetroit Lions61003rd of 4362369-7SchwartzSuhHillBestJohnson1517192111172032-0.42.31.92.4-0.5
2009NFLDetroit Lions21404th of 4262494-232SchwartzJohnsonStaffordSmithJohnson2726323232312932-14.50.1-14.4-5.2-9.2
2008NFLDetroit Lions01604th of 4268517-249MarinelliJohnsonOrlovskySmithJohnson2730323228323232-15.62.5-13.1-4.0-9.1
2007NFLDetroit Lions7903rd of 4346444-98MarinelliKitnaKitnaJonesMcDonald1619323217242932-6.12.6-3.61.4-5.0
2006NFLDetroit Lions31304th of 4305398-93MarinelliKitnaKitnaJonesWilliams2122302829272432-5.8-0.5-6.4-1.8-4.6
2005NFLDetroit Lions51103rd of 4254345-91Mariucci,JauronRogersHarringtonJonesWilliams2827212014252832-5.7-1.0-6.7-4.3-2.4
2004NFLDetroit Lions61003rd of 4296350-54MariucciRogersHarringtonJonesWilliams2424182214232732-3.4-1.8-5.2-3.8-1.4
2003NFLDetroit Lions51104th of 4270379-109MariucciBlyHarringtonBrysonHakim2632252414262932-6.81.0-5.8-4.3-1.6
2002NFLDetroit Lions31304th of 4306451-145MornhinwegStewartHarringtonStewartSchroeder2628313123303132-9.1-0.1-9.2-2.5-6.7
2001NFLDetroit Lions21405th of 5270424-154MornhinwegMortonBatchStewartMorton2616302630292731-9.62.4-7.2-2.0-5.2
2000NFLDetroit Lions9704th of 53073070Ross,MoellerBoydBatchStewartMorton2227111471821310.01.41.4-0.11.5
1999NFLDetroit Lions*8803rd of 5Lost WC322323-1RossCrowellFrerotteHillCrowell152114186172531-0.12.01.90.11.8
1998NFLDetroit Lions51104th of 5306378-72RossSandersBatchSandersMorton2014241520221430-4.51.1-3.4-1.9-1.5
1997NFLDetroit Lions*9703rd of 5Lost WC37930673RossSandersMitchellSandersMoore4210141974304.6-0.64.03.00.9
1996NFLDetroit Lions51105th of 5302368-66FontesSandersMitchellSandersMoore2120222024222030-4.11.2-2.9-0.4-2.5
1995NFLDetroit Lions*10602nd of 5Lost WC436336100FontesMooreMitchellSandersMoore211423347306.30.66.95.91.0
1994NFLDetroit Lions*9703rd of 5Lost WC35734215FontesSandersKriegSandersMoore6151924151118280.91.42.42.8-0.4
1993NFLDetroit Lions*10601st of 5Lost WC2982926FontesSwillingPeeteSandersMoore1624156111316280.4-0.7-0.3-0.3-0.0
1992NFLDetroit Lions51105th of 5273332-59FontesSandersPeeteSandersMoore1919202019162028-3.71.8-1.9-0.7-1.1
1991NFLDetroit Lions*12401st of 5Lost Conf33929544FontesSandersKramerSandersPerriman91711157818282.8-1.81.00.90.0
1990NFLDetroit Lions61003rd of 5373413-40FontesSandersPeeteSandersClark514262812182328-2.50.9-1.64.2-5.9
1989NFLDetroit Lions7903rd of 5312364-52FontesSandersGaglianoSandersJohnson1918191824202028-3.3-0.2-3.5-1.7-1.8
1988NFLDetroit Lions41204th of 5220313-93Rogers,FontesCoferHilgerJamesMandley2828101810262828-5.81.8-4.0-5.01.0
1987NFLDetroit Lions41105th of 5269384-115RogersLongLongJonesMandley2526262418262628-7.7-2.2-9.9-4.5-5.4
Points Top Players Off Rank Def Rank Overall Rank Simple Rating System
Year Lg Tm W L T Div. Finish Playoffs PF PA PD Coaches AV Passer Rusher Receiver Pts Yds Pts Yds T/G Pts± Yds± out of MoV SoS SRS OSRS DSRS
1986NFLDetroit Lions51103rd of 5277326-49RogersJonesHippleJonesChadwick2224131511202328-3.1-1.2-4.3-3.8-0.5
1985NFLDetroit Lions7904th of 5307366-59RogersHippleHippleJonesThompson1928191819212528-3.72.0-1.7-1.6-0.0
1984NFLDetroit Lions41114th of 5283408-125ClarkDanielsonDanielsonSimsThompson2112231724241628-7.81.6-6.2-2.9-3.4
1983NFLDetroit Lions*9701st of 5Lost Div34728661ClarkEnglishHippleSimsThompson151821116617283.8-1.72.1-1.23.3
1982NFLDetroit Lions*4504th of 5Lost WC1811765ClarkEnglishDanielsonSimsSims1524149141018280.60.81.3-0.41.7
1981NFLDetroit Lions8802nd of 539732275ClarkSimsHippleSimsScott431341962284.70.65.34.80.5
1980NFLDetroit Lions9702nd of 533427262ClarkSimsDanielsonSimsScott117531175283.9-2.21.7-0.82.5
1979NFLDetroit Lions21405th of 5219365-146ClarkBakerKomloBusseyScott2826231128282428-9.1-1.9-11.0-6.6-4.4
1978NFLDetroit Lions7903rd of 5290300-10ClarkBusseyDanielsonBusseyHill13211976111428-0.6-1.2-1.8-0.1-1.7
1977NFLDetroit Lions6803rd of 5183252-69HudspethHunterLandryKingHill232618810202228-4.9-2.5-7.4-4.4-3.0
1976NFLDetroit Lions6803rd of 426222042Hudspeth,ForzanoLandryLandryBusseyJarvis16141038128283.0-0.22.8-0.63.4
1975NFLDetroit Lions7702nd of 4245262-17ForzanoBarneyReedBusseyJarvis18188810131426-1.2-0.7-1.9-3.21.3
1974NFLDetroit Lions7702nd of 4256270-14ForzanoMunsonMunsonTaylorJessie141915207162226-1.0-0.6-1.60.5-2.1
1973NFLDetroit Lions6712nd of 427124724McCaffertyBarneyMunsonTaylorSanders13131213131311261.70.32.00.81.2
1972NFLDetroit Lions8512nd of 433929049SchmidtLandryLandryTaylorWalton615171991016263.50.94.44.40.0
1971NFLDetroit Lions7612nd of 434128655SchmidtLandryLandryOwensMcCullouch3416111595263.90.24.16.5-2.4
1970NFLDetroit Lions*10402nd of 4Lost Div347202145SchmidtTaylorLandryFarrSanders213221262610.43.714.07.46.6
1969NFLDetroit Lions9412nd of 425918871SchmidtBarneyMunsonTriplettSanders141622344165.11.66.6-1.27.9
1968NFLDetroit Lions4824th of 4207241-34SchmidtBarneyMunsonFarrMcCullouch141156710716-2.40.5-2.0-5.23.2
1967NFLDetroit Lions5723rd of 42602591SchmidtBarneyPlumFarrMalinchak1213541378160.11.71.8-1.63.4
1966NFLDetroit Lions4916th of 7206317-111GilmerStudstillSweetanNowatzkeStudstill141091213131115-7.93.0-4.9-4.7-0.3
1965NFLDetroit Lions6716th of 7257295-38GilmerWalkerPlumMarshBarr121451510914-2.76.74.0-2.56.5
1964NFLDetroit Lions7524th of 728026020WilsonWalkerPlumPietrosanteBarr9935867141.42.74.1-1.45.4
1963NFLDetroit Lions5814th of 732626561WilsonLaneMorrallLewisBarr5844957144.4-0.63.71.62.1
1962NFLDetroit Lions11302nd of 7315177138WilsonLaryPlumLewisCogdill5821222149.92.512.41.510.9
1961NFLDetroit Lions8512nd of 727025812WilsonLaneNinowskiPietrosanteCogdill11933875140.92.53.3-1.85.1
1960NFLDetroit Lions7502nd of 723921227WilsonKarrasNinowskiPietrosanteCogdill9935767132.3-1.11.2-2.43.6
1959NFLDetroit Lions3815th of 6203275-72WilsonMorrallPietrosanteGibbons11108499912-6.02.3-3.7-3.80.1
1958NFLDetroit Lions4715th of 6261276-15WilsonRoteRoteMiddleton5127747912-1.32.31.1-0.11.1
1957NFLDetroit Lions*8401st of 6Won Champ25123120WilsonLayneJohnsonDoran6375364121.70.42.00.71.4
Points Top Players Off Rank Def Rank Overall Rank Simple Rating System
Year Lg Tm W L T Div. Finish Playoffs PF PA PD Coaches AV Passer Rusher Receiver Pts Yds Pts Yds T/G Pts± Yds± out of MoV SoS SRS OSRS DSRS
1956NFLDetroit Lions9302nd of 6300188112ParkerLayneGedmanMiddleton2336322129.3-0.78.72.06.7
1955NFLDetroit Lions3906th of 6230275-45ParkerLayneCarpenterMiddleton84910810712-3.8-2.8-6.5-3.2-3.4
1954NFLDetroit Lions*9211st of 6Lost Champ337189148ParkerLayneCarpenterDibble13343241212.32.514.97.67.3
1953NFLDetroit Lions*10201st of 6Won Champ27120566ParkerLayneHoernschemeyerWalker5525255125.5-2.13.4-0.64.0
1952NFLDetroit Lions*9301st of 6Won Champ344192152ParkerLayneHoernschemeyerBox23141121212.7-1.411.34.36.9
1951NFLDetroit Lions7412nd of 633625977ParkerLayneHoernschemeyerDibble2357744126.4-2.14.33.70.5
1950NFLDetroit Lions6604th of 732128536McMillinLayneHoernschemeyerBox3466366133.0-4.6-1.60.1-1.7
1949NFLDetroit Lions4804th of 5237259-22McMillinTripuckaDudleyMann775367410-1.81.2-0.7-2.31.7
1948NFLDetroit Lions21005th of 5200407-207McMillinEnkeWilsonGreene77108910910-17.33.9-13.4-3.6-9.8
1947NFLDetroit Lions3905th of 5231305-74DoraisLeForceWilsonGreene8781088910-6.22.8-3.3-1.1-2.3
1946NFLDetroit Lions11005th of 5142310-168DoraisRyanWilsonGreene910101010101010-15.31.7-13.6-5.1-8.5
1945NFLDetroit Lions7302nd of 51951941DoraisFenenbockWestfallGreene56541055100.10.60.70.40.3
1944NFLDetroit Lions6312nd of 621615165DoraisSinkwichSinkwichDiehl4446356116.5-3.13.41.32.1
1943NFLDetroit Lions3613rd of 5178218-40DoraisSinkwichSinkwichHopp665776610-4.01.4-2.6-1.2-1.4
1942NFLDetroit Lions01105th of 538263-225Karcis,EdwardsHoppSanzottaFisk10101091010910-20.52.8-17.6-12.3-5.3
1941NFLDetroit Lions4613rd of 5121195-74EdwardsWhiteWhiteWhite710610571010-6.74.1-2.6-4.31.7
1940NFLDetroit Lions5513rd of 5138153-15ClarkWhiteWhiteCardwell765226510-1.40.6-0.8-3.62.8
1939NFLDetroit Lions6503rd of 5145150-5HendersonSloanShepherdHanneman643486410-0.52.31.8-2.24.0
1938NFLDetroit Lions7402nd of 511910811ClarkHuffmanShepherdCardwell8524345101.0-0.80.2-4.14.4
1937NFLDetroit Lions7402nd of 518010575ClarkShepherdClarkKlewicki4322433106.80.97.73.74.0
1936NFLDetroit Lions8403rd of 4235102133ClarkClarkGutowskyEbding2122811911.1-0.111.07.83.2
1935NFLDetroit Lions*7321st of 4Won Champ19111180ClarkPresnellCaddelCaddel235134396.71.17.86.71.1
1934NFLDetroit Lions10302nd of 623859179ClarkClarkClarkEbding22121221113.8-1.512.26.65.6
1933NFLPortsmouth Spartans6502nd of 51288741ClarkPresnellPresnellLumpkin3144451103.71.45.12.92.2
1932NFLPortsmouth Spartans6243rd of 81167145ClarkClarkClarkEbding353133583.80.94.71.82.8
1931NFLPortsmouth Spartans11302nd of 101757798Clark3111121107.0-2.94.11.82.3
1930NFLPortsmouth Spartans5637th of 1117616115Griffen4181151111.1-0.70.41.8-1.4
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