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1970 Detroit Lions

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10-4-0, Finished 2nd in NFC Central Division  · 1970 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 14.0, Offense: 7.4, Defense: 6.6, SoS: 3.7, avg is 0.0.

Scored 347 points (24.8/g), 2nd of 26 in the NFL. Allowed 202 points (14.4/g), 2nd.
 Differential of 145 points (10.4/g), 2nd.  Expected W-L: 11.0-3.0.

Coach: Joe Schmidt (10-4-0)

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 20 boxscore W 1-0 @ Green Bay Packers 40 0 19 398 132 266 1 5 114 64 50 3
2 Sun September 27 boxscore W 2-0 Cincinnati Bengals 38 3 21 285 94 191 6 140 64 76 4
3 Mon October 5 boxscore W 3-0 Chicago Bears 28 14 22 350 210 140 1 8 177 139 38 3
4 Sun October 11 boxscore L 3-1 @ Washington Redskins 10 31 16 251 152 99 1 21 352 225 127 1
5 Sun October 18 boxscore W 4-1 @ Cleveland Browns 41 24 13 315 200 115 2 19 318 171 147 6
6 Sun October 25 boxscore W 5-1 @ Chicago Bears 16 10 13 187 79 108 1 10 310 235 75 4
7 Sun November 1 boxscore L 5-2 Minnesota Vikings 17 30 13 254 186 68 3 17 387 251 136 4
8 Sun November 8 boxscore L 5-3 @ New Orleans Saints 17 19 18 278 143 135 6 15 272 141 131
9 Sun November 15 boxscore L 5-4 @ Minnesota Vikings 20 24 15 185 59 126 2 17 289 204 85 2
10 Sun November 22 boxscore W 6-4 San Francisco 49ers 28 7 19 298 111 187 15 190 134 56 4
11 Thu November 26 boxscore W 7-4 Oakland Raiders 28 14 25 399 137 262 3 18 248 148 100 2
12 Sun December 6 boxscore W 8-4 St. Louis Cardinals 16 3 18 279 119 160 2 6 146 108 38 5
13 Mon December 14 boxscore W 9-4 @ Los Angeles Rams 28 23 22 343 164 179 1 20 381 334 47 1
14 Sun December 20 boxscore W 10-4 Green Bay Packers 20 0 9 162 71 91 4 9 124 78 46 5
Playoffs
Division Sat December 26 boxscore L 10-5 @ Dallas Cowboys 0 5 7 156 80 76 3 14 231 22 209 1