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1947 Detroit Lions

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3-9-0, NFL West Division  · 1947 NFL Season Summary

Scored 231 points (19.2/g), 8th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 305 points (25.4/g), 8th.
 Differential of -74 points (-6.2/g), 8th.  Expected W-L: 4.1-7.9.

Coach: Gus Dorais (3-9-0)

Stadium: Briggs Stadium
 Training Camp: Alma College (Alma, Michigan)

Team Games & Schedule

Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 21 boxscore L 0-1 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 10 17 14 278 165 113 5 14 283 194 89 6
1 Sun September 28 boxscore L 0-2 @ Chicago Cardinals 21 45 20 315 167 148 4 26 564 430 134 2
2 Sun October 5 boxscore W 1-2 @ Boston Yanks 21 7 11 260 161 99 3 13 280 161 119 5
4 Sun October 12 boxscore L 1-3 Los Angeles Rams 13 27 17 383 285 98 4 19 406 110 296 4
4 Sun October 19 boxscore L 1-4 @ Chicago Bears 24 33 21 371 262 109 4 21 460 354 106 3
5 Sun October 26 boxscore L 1-5 @ Green Bay Packers 17 34 17 230 88 142 3 23 485 119 366 2
7 Sun November 2 boxscore W 2-5 New York Giants 35 7 15 344 278 66 4 17 403 283 120 4
8 Sun November 9 boxscore L 2-6 Chicago Cardinals 7 17 11 198 92 106 6 11 246 74 172 3
9 Sun November 16 boxscore W 3-6 Washington Redskins 38 21 18 455 317 138 3 22 366 256 110 3
9 Sun November 23 boxscore L 3-7 @ Los Angeles Rams 17 28 18 292 197 95 6 9 186 89 97 6
11 Thu November 27 boxscore L 3-8 Chicago Bears 14 34 13 272 237 35 4 23 437 253 184 4
12 Sun December 7 boxscore L 3-9 Green Bay Packers 14 35 14 282 197 85 6 22 289 107 182 1