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2000 Detroit Lions

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9-7-0, Finished 4th in NFC Central Division  · 2000 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 1.4, Offense: -0.1, Defense: 1.5, SoS: 1.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 307 points (19.2/g), 22nd of 31 in the NFL. Allowed 307 points (19.2/g), 11th.
 Differential of 0 points (0.0/g), 18th.  Expected W-L: 8.0-8.0.

Coach: Gary Moeller (4-3-0) and Bobby Ross (5-4-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Sylvester Croom
 Defensive Coordinator: Larry Peccatiello
 Other Notable Asst.: Jim Zorn (Quarterbacks)

Stadium: Pontiac Silverdome
 Training Camp: Saginaw Valley State (Saginaw, Michigan)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Charlie Batch 26 2 15 221 for 412, 2,489 yards, 13 td, 15 int, & 44 rushes for 199 yards and 2 td Detroit Lions / 2nd / 60th pick / 1998
RB James Stewart 29 5 16 339 rushes for 1,184 yards, 10 td, & 32 catches for 287 yards and 1 td Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 19th pick / 1995
FB Cory Schlesinger 28 5 8 1 rush for 3 yards, 0 td, & 12 catches for 73 yards and 0 td Detroit Lions / 6th / 192nd pick / 1995
WR Herman Moore 31 9 11 40 catches for 434 yards, 3 td Detroit Lions / 1st / 10th pick / 1991
WR Johnnie Morton 29 6 16 61 catches for 788 yards, 3 td, & 4 rushes for 25 yards and 0 td Detroit Lions / 1st / 21st pick / 1994
TE David Sloan 28 5 10 32 catches for 379 yards, 2 td Detroit Lions / 3rd / 70th pick / 1995
LT Ray Roberts 31 8 10 Seattle Seahawks / 1st / 10th pick / 1992
LG Tony Semple 30 5 8 Detroit Lions / 5th / 154th pick / 1994
C Mike Compton 30 7 16 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 68th pick / 1993
RG Jeff Hartings 28 4 16 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 23rd pick / 1996
RT Aaron Gibson 23 Rook 10 Detroit Lions / 1st / 27th pick / 1999
 Defensive Starters
LDE Robert Porcher 31 8 16 8.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 26th pick / 1992
LDT James Jones 31 9 16 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 57th pick / 1991
RDT Luther Elliss* 27 5 16 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 1995
RDE Tracy Scroggins 31 8 15 6.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 2nd / 53rd pick / 1992
LLB Allen Aldridge 28 6 14 2.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Denver Broncos / 2nd / 51st pick / 1994
MLB Stephen Boyd* 28 5 15 0.5 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 5th / 141st pick / 1995
RLB Chris Claiborne 22 1 14 0.5 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 9th pick / 1999
LCB Bryant Westbrook 26 3 13 0.0 sacks, 6 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 5th pick / 1997
RCB Terry Fair 24 2 15 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 1998
SS Ron Rice 28 4 14 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered
FS Kurt Schulz 32 8 11 0.0 sacks, 7 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Buffalo Bills / 7th / 195th pick / 1992
 Special Teams Starters
K Jason Hanson 30 8 0 24 of 30 field goals & 29 of 29 extra points Detroit Lions / 2nd / 56th pick / 1992
P John Jett 32 7 0 93 punts for a 43.5 average, 2 blocked
PR Desmond Howard* 30 8 0 31 punt returns for a 14.7 average and 1 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 4th pick / 1992
KR Desmond Howard* 30 8 0 57 kick returns for a 24.6 average and 0 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 4th pick / 1992

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
55 Allen Aldridge 28 LLB 16 14 254 6-1 Houston 5/30/1972 6 7 Denver Broncos / 2nd / 51st pick / 1994
74 James Atkins 30 t 3 1 306 6-6 La-Lafayette 1/28/1970 6 1
10 Charlie Batch 26 QB 15 15 220 6-2 East. Michigan 12/5/1974 2 8 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 60th pick / 1998
31 Mario Bates 27 13 0 217 6-1 Arizona St. 1/16/1973 6 2 New Orleans Saints / 2nd / 44th pick / 1994
79 Eric Beverly 26 c 16 7 300 6-3 Miami (OH) 3/28/1974 2 4
65 Kerlin Blaise 26 12 0 315 6-5 Miami (FL) 12/25/1974 1 1
57 Stephen Boyd* 28 MLB 15 15 247 6-0 Boston Col. 8/22/1972 5 13 Detroit Lions / 5th / 141st pick / 1995
76 Barrett Brooks 28 t 15 4 325 6-5 Kansas St. 5/5/1972 5 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 58th pick / 1995
44 Corwin Brown 30 db 14 4 200 6-1 Michigan 4/25/1970 7 3 New England Patriots / 4th / 110th pick / 1993
27 J.B. Brown 33 3 0 193 6-0 Maryland 1/5/1967 11 0 Miami Dolphins / 12th / 315th pick / 1989
39 Lamar Campbell 24 db 16 2 182 5-11 Wisconsin 8/29/1976 2 2
15 Stoney Case 28 qb 5 1 204 6-3 New Mexico 7/7/1972 5 2 Arizona Cardinals / 3rd / 80th pick / 1995
50 Chris Claiborne 22 RLB 16 14 259 6-3 USC 7/26/1978 1 8 Detroit Lions / 1st / 9th pick / 1999
77 Mike Compton 30 C 16 16 310 6-6 West Virginia 9/18/1970 7 7 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 68th pick / 1993
82 Germane Crowell 24 wr 9 7 213 6-3 Virginia 9/13/1976 2 4 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 1998
95 Jared DeVries 24 de 15 1 272 6-4 Iowa 6/11/1976 1 2 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 70th pick / 1999
94 Luther Elliss* 27 RDT 16 16 318 6-5 Utah 3/22/1973 5 11 Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 1995
23 Terry Fair 24 RCB 15 15 185 5-9 Tennessee 7/20/1976 2 7 Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 1998
17 Larry Foster 24 10 0 195 5-10 LSU 11/7/1976 Rook 2
71 Aaron Gibson 23 RT 10 10 375 6-6 Wisconsin 9/27/1977 Rook 4 Detroit Lions / 1st / 27th pick / 1999
54 Barrett Green 23 9 0 226 6-0 West Virginia 10/29/1977 Rook 1 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 2000
63 James Hall 23 5 0 280 6-2 Michigan 2/4/1977 Rook 0
4 Jason Hanson 30 K 16 0 182 5-11 Washington St. 6/17/1970 8 3 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 56th pick / 1992
64 Jeff Hartings 28 RG 16 16 301 6-3 Penn St. 9/7/1972 4 7 Detroit Lions / 1st / 23rd pick / 1996
80 Desmond Howard* 30 KR 15 0 185 5-10 Michigan 5/15/1970 8 1 Washington Redskins / 1st / 4th pick / 1992
33 Sedrick Irvin 22 6 0 226 5-11 Michigan St. 3/30/1978 1 1 Detroit Lions / 4th / 103rd pick / 1999
19 John Jett 32 P 16 0 197 6-0 East Carolina 11/11/1968 7 3
98 James Jones 31 LDT 16 16 290 6-2 Northern Iowa 2/6/1969 9 9 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 57th pick / 1991
67 Travis Kirschke 26 13 0 298 6-3 UCLA 9/6/1974 3 1
52 Scott Kowalkowski 32 lb 16 2 220 6-2 Notre Dame 8/23/1968 9 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 216th pick / 1991
58 Clint Kriewaldt 24 lb 13 1 242 6-1 Wisc-Stevens Point 3/16/1976 1 2 Detroit Lions / 6th / 177th pick / 1999
25 Jeremy Lincoln 31 3 0 180 5-10 Tennessee 4/7/1969 7 0 Chicago Bears / 3rd / 80th pick / 1992
73 Stockar McDougle 23 LT 8 8 335 6-6 Oklahoma 1/11/1977 Rook 3 Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 2000
84 Herman Moore 31 WR 15 11 210 6-4 Virginia 10/20/1969 9 4 Detroit Lions / 1st / 10th pick / 1991
87 Johnnie Morton 29 WR 16 16 190 6-0 USC 10/7/1971 6 7 Detroit Lions / 1st / 21st pick / 1994
59 Kevin O'Neill 25 11 0 239 6-2 Bowling Green 4/14/1975 2 1
26 Brock Olivo 24 13 0 226 6-0 Missouri 6/24/1976 2 0
91 Robert Porcher 31 LDE 16 16 266 6-3 South Carolina St. 7/30/1969 8 9 Detroit Lions / 1st / 26th pick / 1992
93 Kelvin Pritchett 31 15 0 322 6-3 Mississippi 10/24/1969 9 2 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 20th pick / 1991
81 Alfred Pupunu 31 9 0 260 6-2 Weber St. 10/17/1969 8 0
89 Walter Rasby 28 TE 16 8 252 6-3 Wake Forest 9/7/1972 6 1
28 Ron Rice 28 SS 14 14 216 6-1 East. Michigan 11/9/1972 4 6
72 Ray Roberts 31 LT 10 10 315 6-6 Virginia 6/3/1969 8 4 Seattle Seahawks / 1st / 10th pick / 1992
30 Cory Schlesinger 28 FB 16 8 247 6-0 Nebraska 6/23/1972 5 1 Detroit Lions / 6th / 192nd pick / 1995
45 Kurt Schulz 32 FS 11 11 208 6-1 East. Washington 12/12/1968 8 6 Buffalo Bills / 7th / 195th pick / 1992
97 Tracy Scroggins 31 RDE 16 15 273 6-3 Tulsa 9/11/1969 8 8 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 53rd pick / 1992
62 Tony Semple 30 LG 12 8 286 6-5 Memphis 12/20/1970 5 4 Detroit Lions / 5th / 154th pick / 1994
86 David Sloan 28 TE 15 10 260 6-6 New Mexico 6/8/1972 5 3 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 70th pick / 1995
83 Brian Stablein 30 wr 14 4 193 6-1 Ohio St. 4/14/1970 5 0 Denver Broncos / 8th / 210th pick / 1993
34 James Stewart 29 RB 16 16 224 6-1 Tennessee 12/27/1971 5 9 Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 19th pick / 1995
42 Ryan Stewart 27 1 0 207 6-1 Georgia Tech 9/30/1973 4 0 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 76th pick / 1996
29 Kywin Supernaw 25 db 13 3 206 6-1 NE Oklahoma A&M,Indiana 6/2/1975 2 2
41 Darnell Walker 30 db 11 2 168 5-8 Oklahoma 1/17/1970 7 2 Atlanta Falcons / 7th / 178th pick / 1993
38 Marquis Walker 28 db 12 2 175 5-10 SE Missouri St. 7/6/1972 4 2
32 Bryant Westbrook 26 LCB 13 13 199 6-0 Texas 12/19/1974 3 7 Detroit Lions / 1st / 5th pick / 1997
35 Jimmy Wyrick 24 6 0 176 5-9 Minnesota 12/31/1976 Rook 0
Team Total 27.6 16 242.3 6-1.7 4.6