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1972 Detroit Lions

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8-5-1, Finished 2nd in NFC Central Division  · 1972 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 4.4, Offense: 4.4, Defense: 0.0, SoS: 0.9, avg is 0.0.

Scored 339 points (24.2/g), 6th of 26 in the NFL. Allowed 290 points (20.7/g), 17th.
 Differential of 49 points (3.5/g), 10th.  Expected W-L: 8.3-5.7.

Coach: Joe Schmidt (8-5-1)

Stadium: Tiger 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 16 DET Herb Orvis DT 10 1972 1981 0 0 7 39 122 Colorado
3 65 DET Ken Sanders DE 10 1972 1981 0 0 5 36 100 Howard Payne
6 145 DET Charlie Potts DB 1 1972 1972 0 0 0 2 10 Purdue
7 172 DET Charles Stoudamire WR 0 0 0 Portland
8 197 DET Henry Stuckey DB 5 1972 1976 0 0 0 12 27 Missouri
9 224 DET Bill McClintock DB 0 0 0 Drake
10 249 DET Jim Teal LB 1 1973 1973 0 0 0 3 14 Purdue
11 276 DET Bob Waldron DT 0 0 0 Tulane
12 301 DET Paul Bradley WR 0 0 0 SMU
13 328 DET John Kirschner TE 0 0 0 Memphis
14 353 DET Eric Kelly T 0 0 0 Whitworth
15 380 DET Steve Roach LB 0 0 0 Kansas
16 405 DET Leon Jenkins DB 1 1972 1972 0 0 0 2 4 West Virginia
17 432 DET Mike Tyler DB 0 0 0 Rice