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2002 Detroit Lions

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3-13-0, Finished 4th in NFC North Division  · 2002 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -9.2, Offense: -2.5, Defense: -6.7, SoS: -0.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 306 points (19.1/g), 26th of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 451 points (28.2/g), 31st.
 Differential of -145 points (-9.1/g), 30th.  Expected W-L: 4.6-11.4.

Coach: Marty Mornhinweg (3-13-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Maurice Carthon
 Defensive Coordinator: Kurt Schottenheimer

Stadium: Ford Field
 Training Camp: Detroit Lions Training Facility (Allen Park, Michigan)

Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Joey Harrington 24 Rook 12 215 for 429, 2,294 yards, 12 td, 16 int, & 7 rushes for 4 yards and 0 td Detroit Lions / 1st / 3rd pick / 2002
RB James Stewart 31 7 9 231 rushes for 1,021 yards, 4 td, & 46 catches for 333 yards and 2 td Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 19th pick / 1995
FB Cory Schlesinger 30 7 14 49 rushes for 139 yards, 2 td, & 35 catches for 263 yards and 0 td Detroit Lions / 6th / 192nd pick / 1995
WR Az-Zahir Hakim 25 4 10 37 catches for 541 yards, 3 td, & 4 rushes for 3 yards and 0 td St. Louis Rams / 4th / 96th pick / 1998
WR Bill Schroeder 31 5 13 36 catches for 595 yards, 5 td Green Bay Packers / 6th / 181st pick / 1994
TE Mikhael Ricks 28 4 12 27 catches for 339 yards, 3 td San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 59th pick / 1998
LT Jeff Backus 25 1 16 Detroit Lions / 1st / 18th pick / 2001
LG Tony Semple 32 7 10 Detroit Lions / 5th / 154th pick / 1994
C Dominic Raiola 24 1 16 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 2001
RG Ray Brown 40 16 16 St. Louis Cardinals / 8th / 201st pick / 1986
RT Stockar McDougle 25 2 11 Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 2000
 Defensive Starters
LDE Robert Porcher 33 10 15 5.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 26th pick / 1992
LDT Shaun Rogers 23 1 12 2.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 2nd / 61st pick / 2001
RDT Luther Elliss 29 7 14 2.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 1995
RDE James Hall 25 2 14 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
LLB Barrett Green 25 2 14 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 2000
MLB Chris Claiborne 24 3 15 4.5 sacks, 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 9th pick / 1999
RLB Donte Curry 24 1 10 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
LCB Todd Lyght 33 11 14 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 5th pick / 1991
RCB Chris Cash 22 Rook 12 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 6th / 175th pick / 2002
SS Corey Harris 33 10 16 2.5 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 3rd / 77th pick / 1992
FS Brian Walker 30 6 9 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Jason Hanson 32 10 0 23 of 28 field goals & 31 of 31 extra points Detroit Lions / 2nd / 56th pick / 1992
P John Jett 34 9 0 91 punts for a 42.2 average, 0 blocked
PR Eddie Drummond 22 Rook 0 18 punt returns for a 7.7 average and 1 td
KR Eddie Drummond 22 Rook 0 40 kick returns for a 26.0 average and 0 td

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
88 Scotty Anderson 23 wr 16 4 191 6-2 Grambling St. 11/24/1979 1 3 Detroit Lions / 5th / 148th pick / 2001
76 Jeff Backus 25 LT 16 16 305 6-5 Michigan 9/21/1977 1 7 Detroit Lions / 1st / 18th pick / 2001
89 Bradford Banta 32 16 0 253 6-6 USC 12/14/1970 8 0 Indianapolis Colts / 4th / 106th pick / 1994
79 Eric Beverly 28 c 15 3 300 6-3 Miami (OH) 3/28/1974 4 2
65 Kerlin Blaise 28 g 2 2 315 6-5 Miami (FL) 12/25/1974 3 1
61 Ray Brown 40 RG 16 16 318 6-5 Memphis,Arkansas St. 12/12/1962 16 7 St. Louis Cardinals / 8th / 201st pick / 1986
39 Lamar Campbell 26 db 9 2 182 5-11 Wisconsin 8/29/1976 4 1
29 Chris Cash 22 RCB 16 12 185 5-10 USC 7/13/1980 Rook 5 Detroit Lions / 6th / 175th pick / 2002
31 Aveion Cason 23 rb 10 3 204 5-10 Illinois St. 7/12/1979 1 3
50 Chris Claiborne 24 MLB 16 15 259 6-3 USC 7/26/1978 3 7 Detroit Lions / 1st / 9th pick / 1999
23 Rafael Cooper 27 5 0 205 5-11 Minnesota,Louisville 1/8/1975 Rook 0
82 Germane Crowell 26 wr 10 5 213 6-3 Virginia 9/13/1976 4 2 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 1998
55 Donte Curry 24 RLB 16 10 233 6-1 Morris Brown 7/22/1978 1 5
26 Eric Davis 34 FS 13 7 185 5-11 Jacksonville St. 1/26/1968 12 3 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 53rd pick / 1990
95 Jared DeVries 26 10 0 272 6-4 Iowa 6/11/1976 3 1 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 70th pick / 1999
18 Eddie Drummond 22 KR 9 0 185 5-9 Penn St. 4/12/1980 Rook 1
98 Kalimba Edwards 23 de 16 4 264 6-5 South Carolina 12/26/1979 Rook 3 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 35th pick / 2002
94 Luther Elliss 29 RDT 14 14 318 6-5 Utah 3/22/1973 7 5 Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 1995
87 Larry Foster 26 13 0 195 5-10 LSU 11/7/1976 2 1
59 Jeff Gooch 28 lb 16 2 226 5-11 Austin Peay St. 10/31/1974 6 2
35 Andre' Goodman 24 rcb 14 6 185 5-10 South Carolina 8/11/1978 Rook 3 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 68th pick / 2002
54 Barrett Green 25 LLB 15 14 226 6-0 West Virginia 10/29/1977 2 5 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 2000
12 Jacquez Green 26 1 0 172 5-10 Florida 1/15/1976 4 0 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 2nd / 34th pick / 1998
41 Donovan Greer 28 1 0 178 5-9 Texas A&M 9/11/1974 5 0
81 Az-Zahir Hakim 25 WR 10 10 189 5-10 San Diego St. 6/3/1977 4 5 St. Louis Rams / 4th / 96th pick / 1998
96 James Hall 25 RDE 16 14 280 6-2 Michigan 2/4/1977 2 6
4 Jason Hanson 32 K 16 0 182 5-11 Washington St. 6/17/1970 10 4 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 56th pick / 1992
3 Joey Harrington 24 QB 14 12 220 6-4 Oregon 10/21/1978 Rook 4 Detroit Lions / 1st / 3rd pick / 2002
25 Corey Harris 33 SS 16 16 213 5-11 Vanderbilt 10/25/1969 10 6 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 77th pick / 1992
64 Tyrone Hopson 26 8 0 305 6-2 East. Kentucky 5/28/1976 3 1 San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 161st pick / 1999
80 Desmond Howard 32 7 0 185 5-10 Michigan 5/15/1970 10 0 Washington Redskins / 1st / 4th pick / 1992
32 Richard Huntley 30 rb 3 1 224 5-11 Winston-Salem St. 9/18/1972 6 0 Atlanta Falcons / 4th / 117th pick / 1996
19 John Jett 34 P 16 0 197 6-0 East Carolina 11/11/1968 9 3
99 Richard Jordan 28 1 0 252 6-1 Missouri Southern 12/1/1974 5 0 Detroit Lions / 7th / 239th pick / 1997
75 Matt Joyce 30 rt 15 6 300 6-7 Richmond 3/30/1972 7 3
67 Travis Kirschke 28 dt 15 1 298 6-3 UCLA 9/6/1974 5 1
58 Clint Kriewaldt 26 10 0 242 6-1 Wisc-Stevens Point 3/16/1976 3 1 Detroit Lions / 6th / 177th pick / 1999
68 Antwan Lake 23 9 0 308 6-4 West Virginia 7/10/1979 Rook 0
70 Josh Lovelady 24 3 0 330 6-3 Houston 1/28/1978 Rook 0
24 Todd Lyght 33 LCB 16 14 190 6-0 Notre Dame 2/9/1969 11 6 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 5th pick / 1991
73 Stockar McDougle 25 RT 12 11 335 6-6 Oklahoma 1/11/1977 2 5 Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 2000
8 Mike McMahon 23 qb 8 4 215 6-2 Rutgers 2/8/1979 1 3 Detroit Lions / 5th / 149th pick / 2001
49 Matt Murphy 22 3 0 260 6-5 Maryland 2/23/1980 Rook 0 Detroit Lions / 7th / 252nd pick / 2002
83 John Owens 22 TE 15 8 266 6-3 Notre Dame 1/10/1980 Rook 0 Detroit Lions / 5th / 138th pick / 2002
91 Robert Porcher 33 LDE 15 15 266 6-3 South Carolina St. 7/30/1969 10 7 Detroit Lions / 1st / 26th pick / 1992
93 Kelvin Pritchett 33 dt 16 4 322 6-3 Mississippi 10/24/1969 11 3 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 20th pick / 1991
51 Dominic Raiola 24 C 16 16 295 6-1 Nebraska 12/30/1978 1 7 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 2001
86 Mikhael Ricks 28 TE 14 12 260 6-5 S.F. Austin 11/14/1974 4 3 San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 59th pick / 1998
92 Shaun Rogers 23 LDT 14 12 340 6-4 Texas 3/12/1979 1 5 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 61st pick / 2001
30 Cory Schlesinger 30 FB 16 14 247 6-0 Nebraska 6/23/1972 7 3 Detroit Lions / 6th / 192nd pick / 1995
84 Bill Schroeder 31 WR 14 13 200 6-3 Wisc-LaCrosse 1/9/1971 5 5 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 181st pick / 1994
62 Tony Semple 32 LG 10 10 286 6-5 Memphis 12/20/1970 7 4 Detroit Lions / 5th / 154th pick / 1994
34 James Stewart 31 RB 14 9 224 6-1 Tennessee 12/27/1971 7 9 Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 19th pick / 1995
57 Josh Thornhill 22 7 0 243 6-2 Michigan St. 1/19/1980 Rook 0
36 Stephen Trejo 25 16 0 254 6-2 Arizona St. 11/20/1977 1 0
28 Bracy Walker 32 db 14 1 202 6-0 North Carolina 10/28/1970 8 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 127th pick / 1994
45 Brian Walker 30 FS 10 9 205 6-1 Washington St. 5/31/1972 6 3
21 Lamont Warren 29 rb 3 1 202 5-11 Colorado 1/4/1973 8 1 Indianapolis Colts / 6th / 164th pick / 1994
99 Brian Williams 30 lb 3 3 240 6-1 USC 12/17/1972 7 1 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1995
27 Jimmy Wyrick 26 db 15 1 176 5-9 Minnesota 12/31/1976 2 1
Team Total 27.4 16 242.0 6-1.5 4.3