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1968 Detroit Lions

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4-8-2, NFL Central Division  · 1968 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -2.0, Offense: -5.2, Defense: 3.2, SoS: 0.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 207 points (14.8/g), 14th of 16 in the NFL. Allowed 241 points (17.2/g), 5th.
 Differential of -34 points (-2.4/g), 10th.  Expected W-L: 5.8-8.2.

Coach: Joe Schmidt (4-8-2)

Stadium: Tiger Stadium
 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 Sun September 15 boxscore L 0-1 @ Dallas Cowboys 13 59 15 257 189 68 4 29 542 381 161
2 Sun September 22 boxscore W 1-1 Chicago Bears 42 0 22 468 295 173 2 11 167 106 61 10
3 Sun September 29 boxscore W 2-1 @ Green Bay Packers 23 17 20 343 190 153 1 15 324 219 105 3
4 Sun October 6 boxscore L 2-2 @ Minnesota Vikings 10 24 9 247 168 79 1 18 265 130 135
5 Sun October 13 boxscore W 3-2 @ Chicago Bears 28 10 24 405 161 244 1 12 241 111 130 2
6 Sun October 20 boxscore T 3-2-1 Green Bay Packers 14 14 18 282 70 212 4 16 213 79 134 3
7 Sun October 27 boxscore L 3-3-1 San Francisco 49ers 7 14 10 219 141 78 4 16 332 216 116 2
8 Sun November 3 boxscore L 3-4-1 @ Los Angeles Rams 7 10 15 216 144 72 3 9 286 185 101 2
9 Sun November 10 boxscore L 3-5-1 Baltimore Colts 10 27 20 308 225 83 17 354 238 116 1
10 Sun November 17 boxscore L 3-6-1 Minnesota Vikings 6 13 6 131 38 93 1 15 252 113 139 3
11 Sun November 24 boxscore T 3-6-2 New Orleans Saints 20 20 15 274 189 85 2 17 262 136 126 3
12 Thu November 28 boxscore L 3-7-2 Philadelphia Eagles 0 12 8 168 66 102 4 12 161 49 112 1
13 Sun December 8 boxscore W 4-7-2 @ Atlanta Falcons 24 7 18 342 212 130 1 14 230 58 172 4
14 Sun December 15 boxscore L 4-8-2 @ Washington Redskins 3 14 21 368 238 130 4 13 208 136 72 2