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1941 Detroit Lions

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4-6-1, Finished 3rd in NFL West Division  · 1941 NFL Season Summary

Scored 121 points (11.0/g), 7th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 195 points (17.7/g), 6th.
 Differential of -74 points (-6.7/g), 7th.  Expected W-L: 2.7-8.3.

Coach: Bill Edwards (4-6-1)

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

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Rnd Pick Tm Player Pos Yrs From To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD College/Univ
1 5 DET Jim Thomason WB 1 1945 1945 0 0 0 0 5 9 9 0 1 6 0 Texas A&M
2 15 DET Gene Goodreault E 0 0 0 Boston Col.
3 20 DET Harry Hopp B 5 1941 1947 0 1 3 0 51 36 101 508 0 14 262 801 7 24 294 3 Nebraska
4 30 DET Augie Lio G 7 1941 1947 0 2 7 0 72 1 -4 0 Georgetown (DC)
5 35 DET Robert Nelson C 7 1941 1950 0 0 5 0 71 1 -7 0 3 61 1 Baylor
6 45 DET John Tripson T 1 1941 1941 0 1 1 0 11 Mississippi St.
7 55 DET John Jett E 1 1941 1941 0 0 0 0 5 4 50 0 Wake Forest
8 65 DET Joseph Manzo T 1 1945 1945 0 0 0 0 3 Boston Col.
9 75 DET Jasper Davis B 0 0 0 Duke
10 85 DET Ted Pavelec G 3 1941 1943 0 0 1 0 25 Detroit Mercy
11 95 DET Milt Piepul FB 1 1941 1941 0 0 0 0 11 1 1 23 0 0 20 56 0 Notre Dame
12 105 DET Billy Jefferson HB 2 1941 1942 0 0 0 0 19 19 76 192 0 9 68 222 1 2 14 0 Mississippi St.
13 115 DET Maurice Britt E 1 1941 1941 0 0 0 0 9 1 45 1 Arkansas
14 125 DET Alex Schibanoff T 2 1941 1942 0 0 1 0 8 Franklin & Marshall
15 135 DET Perry Scott E 1 1942 1942 0 0 0 0 7 1 7 0 Muhlenberg
16 145 DET George Sarris C 0 0 0 Providence
17 155 DET Fred Gage B 0 0 0 Wisconsin
18 165 DET Charlie Ishmael B 0 0 0 Kentucky
19 175 DET Len Isberg B 0 0 0 Oregon
20 185 DET Paul Friedlander B 0 0 0 Carnegie Mellon