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1938 Detroit Lions

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7-4-0, Finished 2nd in NFL West Division  · 1938 NFL Season Summary

Scored 119 points (10.8/g), 8th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 108 points (9.8/g), 2nd.
 Differential of 11 points (1.0/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 6.1-4.9.

Coach: Dutch Clark (7-4-0)

 Training Camp: Cranbrook Educational Community (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan)

Team Games & Schedule

Score Offense Defense
Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Fri September 9 W 1-0 Pittsburgh Pirates 16 7
4 Sun October 2 L 1-1 @ Cleveland Rams 17 21 12 298 131 167 3 172 91 81
5 Sun October 9 W 2-1 @ Green Bay Packers 17 7
4 Sun October 16 L 2-2 Washington Redskins 5 7
5 Sun October 23 W 3-2 Chicago Cardinals 10 0
7 Sun October 30 W 4-2 @ Chicago Bears 13 7
7 Sun November 6 W 5-2 Cleveland Rams 6 0
8 Sun November 13 L 5-3 Green Bay Packers 7 28
10 Sun November 20 W 6-3 @ Chicago Cardinals 7 3
10 Thu November 24 W 7-3 Chicago Bears 14 7 12 242 242 12 209 209
11 Sun December 4 L 7-4 Philadelphia Eagles 7 21