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7-9-0, Finished 3rd in NFC North Division  · 2013 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -1.6, Offense: -1.2, Defense: -0.5, SoS: -2.8, avg is 0.0.

Scored 395 points (24.7/g), 13th of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 376 points (23.5/g), 15th.
 Differential of 19 points (1.2/g), 13th.  Expected W-L: 8.5-7.5.

Coach: Jim Schwartz (7-9-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Scott Linehan
 Defensive Coordinator: Gunther Cunningham
 Other Notable Asst.: Curtis Modkins (Running Backs)

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 Matthew Stafford 25 4 16 371 for 634, 4,650 yards, 29 td, 19 int, & 37 rushes for 69 yards and 2 td Detroit Lions / 1st / 1st pick / 2009
RB Reggie Bush 28 7 14 223 rushes for 1,006 yards, 4 td, & 54 catches for 506 yards and 3 td New Orleans Saints / 1st / 2nd pick / 2006
WR Nate Burleson 32 10 8 39 catches for 461 yards, 1 td, & 2 rushes for -8 yards and 0 td Minnesota Vikings / 3rd / 71st pick / 2003
WR Kris Durham 25 2 13 38 catches for 490 yards, 2 td Seattle Seahawks / 4th / 107th pick / 2011
wr Patrick Edwards 25 Rook 2
WR Calvin Johnson*+ 28 6 14 84 catches for 1,492 yards, 12 td Detroit Lions / 1st / 2nd pick / 2007
TE Brandon Pettigrew 28 4 14 41 catches for 416 yards, 2 td Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 2009
LT Riley Reiff 25 1 16 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 23rd pick / 2012
LG Rob Sims 30 7 16 Seattle Seahawks / 4th / 128th pick / 2006
C Dominic Raiola 35 12 16 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 2001
RG Larry Warford 22 Rook 16 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 65th pick / 2013
rt Jason Fox 25 3 3 Detroit Lions / 4th / 128th pick / 2010
rt Corey Hilliard 28 6 7 New England Patriots / 6th / 209th pick / 2007
 Defensive Starters
DE Ezekiel Ansah 24 Rook 12 Detroit Lions / 1st / 5th pick / 2013
de Jason Jones 27 5 3 Tennessee Titans / 2nd / 54th pick / 2008
DE Willie Young 28 3 15 Detroit Lions / 7th / 213th pick / 2010
DT Nick Fairley 25 2 15 Detroit Lions / 1st / 13th pick / 2011
DT Ndamukong Suh*+ 26 3 16 Detroit Lions / 1st / 2nd pick / 2010
OLB DeAndre Levy 26 4 16 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 76th pick / 2009
OLB Ashlee Palmer 27 4 10
MLB Stephen Tulloch 28 7 16 3.5 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Tennessee Titans / 4th / 116th pick / 2006
LCB Chris Houston 29 6 12 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Atlanta Falcons / 2nd / 41st pick / 2007
RCB Rashean Mathis 33 10 13 Jacksonville Jaguars / 2nd / 39th pick / 2003
rcb Darius Slay 22 Rook 4 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 36th pick / 2013
SS Glover Quin 27 4 16 2.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Houston Texans / 4th / 112th pick / 2009
FS Louis Delmas 26 4 15 2.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 2nd / 33rd pick / 2009

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
2 David Akers 39 16 0 200 5-10 Louisville 12/9/1974 15 2
94 Ezekiel Ansah 24 DE 14 12 271 6-5 BYU 5/29/1989 Rook 6 Detroit Lions / 1st / 5th pick / 2013
74 Rodney Austin 25 1 0 311 6-4 Elon 12/4/1988 1 0
97 Justin Bannan 34 3 0 305 6-3 Colorado 4/18/1979 11 0 Buffalo Bills / 5th / 139th pick / 2002
35 Joique Bell 27 rb 16 4 220 5-11 Wayne State (MI) 8/4/1986 3 8
28 Bill Bentley 24 cb 13 5 176 5-10 Dodge City CC; Louisiana-Lafayette 5/16/1989 1 2 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 85th pick / 2012
84 Ryan Broyles 25 wr 6 3 192 5-10 Oklahoma 4/9/1988 1 1 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 54th pick / 2012
13 Nate Burleson 32 WR 9 8 192 6-0 Nevada 8/19/1981 10 4 Minnesota Vikings / 3rd / 71st pick / 2003
21 Reggie Bush 28 RB 14 14 200 6-0 USC 3/2/1985 7 10 New Orleans Saints / 1st / 2nd pick / 2006
32 Don Carey 26 s 14 3 186 5-11 Norfolk St. 2/14/1987 3 2 Cleveland Browns / 6th / 177th pick / 2009
26 Louis Delmas 26 FS 16 15 197 5-11 West. Michigan 4/12/1987 4 7 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 33rd pick / 2009
82 Dorin Dickerson 25 5 0 230 6-2 Pittsburgh 3/31/1988 3 0 Houston Texans / 7th / 227th pick / 2010
18 Kris Durham 25 WR 16 13 214 Georgia 3/17/1988 2 4 Seattle Seahawks / 4th / 107th pick / 2011
83 Patrick Edwards 25 wr 4 2 175 5-9 Houston 10/25/1988 Rook 0
98 Nick Fairley 25 DT 15 15 291 6-5 Auburn 1/23/1988 2 8 Detroit Lions / 1st / 13th pick / 2011
80 Joseph Fauria 23 te 16 2 259 6-7 UCLA 1/16/1990 Rook 2
96 Andre Fluellen 28 13 0 285 6-2 Florida St. 3/7/1985 5 1 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 87th pick / 2008
70 Jason Fox 25 rt 8 3 299 6-6 Miami (FL) 5/2/1988 3 2 Detroit Lions / 4th / 128th pick / 2010
65 Dylan Gandy 31 15 0 300 6-3 Texas Tech 3/8/1982 8 1 Indianapolis Colts / 4th / 129th pick / 2005
24 DeJon Gomes 24 16 0 208 6-0 Nebraska 11/17/1989 2 1 Washington Redskins / 5th / 146th pick / 2011
36 Jonte Green 24 lcb 9 2 184 6-0 New Mexico St. 7/19/1989 1 1 Detroit Lions / 6th / 196th pick / 2012
33 Chris Greenwood 24 3 0 193 6-1 Albion 7/10/1989 1 0 Detroit Lions / 5th / 148th pick / 2012
64 Leroy Harris 29 1 0 298 6-2 North Carolina St. 6/6/1984 6 0 Tennessee Titans / 4th / 115th pick / 2007
14 Shaun Hill 33 2 0 210 6-5 Maryland 1/9/1980 8 0
78 Corey Hilliard 28 rt 9 7 315 6-5 Oklahoma St. 4/26/1985 6 4 New England Patriots / 6th / 209th pick / 2007
23 Chris Houston 29 LCB 12 12 185 5-10 Arkansas 10/18/1984 6 5 Atlanta Falcons / 2nd / 41st pick / 2007
77 Israel Idonije 33 15 0 290 6-7 Manitoba 11/17/1980 9 1
81 Calvin Johnson*+ 28 WR 14 14 239 6-5 Georgia Tech 9/29/1985 6 12 Detroit Lions / 1st / 2nd pick / 2007
91 Jason Jones 27 de 3 3 272 6-5 East. Michigan 5/23/1986 5 1 Tennessee Titans / 2nd / 54th pick / 2008
97 Austen Lane 26 2 0 267 6-6 Murray St. 11/9/1987 3 0 Jacksonville Jaguars / 5th / 153rd pick / 2010
25 Mikel Leshoure 23 3 0 230 6-0 Illinois 3/30/1990 2 0 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 57th pick / 2011
54 DeAndre Levy 26 OLB 16 16 230 6-2 Wisconsin 3/26/1987 4 10 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 76th pick / 2009
50 Travis Lewis 25 12 0 246 6-1 Oklahoma 1/15/1988 1 1 Detroit Lions / 7th / 223rd pick / 2012
6 Sam Martin 23 16 0 Appalachian St. 2/27/1990 Rook 3 Detroit Lions / 5th / 165th pick / 2013
31 Rashean Mathis 33 RCB 15 13 200 6-1 Bethune-Cookman 8/27/1980 10 5 Jacksonville Jaguars / 2nd / 39th pick / 2003
52 Rocky McIntosh 31 16 0 235 6-2 Miami (FL) 11/15/1982 7 1 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 35th pick / 2006
99 C.J. Mosley 30 dt 16 1 314 6-2 Missouri 8/6/1983 8 2 Minnesota Vikings / 6th / 191st pick / 2005
48 Don Muhlbach 32 16 0 262 6-5 Texas A&M 8/17/1981 9 1
11 Kevin Ogletree 26 wr 12 1 190 6-2 Virginia 8/5/1987 4 2
34 Montell Owens 29 1 0 219 5-10 Maine 5/4/1984 7 0
Akwasi Owusu-Ansah 25 1 0 207 6-0 Indiana (PA) 4/10/1988 3 0 Dallas Cowboys / 4th / 126th pick / 2010
58 Ashlee Palmer 27 OLB 16 10 223 6-1 Mississippi 4/7/1986 4 5
87 Brandon Pettigrew 28 TE 14 14 257 6-5 Oklahoma St. 2/23/1985 4 3 Detroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 2009
27 Glover Quin 27 SS 16 16 201 5-10 New Mexico 1/15/1986 4 7 Houston Texans / 4th / 112th pick / 2009
51 Dominic Raiola 35 C 16 16 295 6-1 Nebraska 12/30/1978 12 8 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 2001
71 Riley Reiff 25 LT 16 16 313 6-6 Iowa 12/1/1988 1 10 Detroit Lions / 1st / 23rd pick / 2012
73 Barry Richardson 27 1 0 330 6-6 Clemson 5/15/1986 5 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 170th pick / 2008
41 Theo Riddick 22 14 0 201 5-10 Notre Dame 5/4/1991 Rook 0 Detroit Lions / 6th / 199th pick / 2013
12 Jeremy Ross 25 wr 10 2 213 5-11 California 3/16/1988 2 3
85 Tony Scheffler 30 te 5 1 255 6-5 West. Michigan 2/15/1983 7 1 Denver Broncos / 2nd / 61st pick / 2006
67 Rob Sims 30 LG 16 16 320 6-3 Ohio St. 12/6/1983 7 8 Seattle Seahawks / 4th / 128th pick / 2006
30 Darius Slay 22 lcb 13 4 192 6-0 Mississippi St. 1/1/1991 Rook 2 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 36th pick / 2013
95 D'Anthony Smith 25 2 300 6-2 Louisiana Tech 6/9/1988 2 0 Jacksonville Jaguars / 3rd / 74th pick / 2010
15 Micheal Spurlock 30 10 0 214 5-10 Mississippi 1/31/1983 7 0
9 Matthew Stafford 25 QB 16 16 230 6-2 Georgia 2/7/1988 4 13 Detroit Lions / 1st / 1st pick / 2009
57 Julian Stanford 23 4 0 229 6-1 Wagner 9/2/1990 1 0
90 Ndamukong Suh*+ 26 DT 16 16 307 6-4 Nebraska 1/6/1987 3 11 Detroit Lions / 1st / 2nd pick / 2010
92 Devin Taylor 24 de 14 2 266 6-7 South Carolina 11/15/1989 Rook 2 Detroit Lions / 4th / 132nd pick / 2013
55 Stephen Tulloch 28 MLB 16 16 230 5-11 North Carolina St. 1/1/1985 7 9 Tennessee Titans / 4th / 116th pick / 2006
82 Matt Veldman 25 1 0 255 6-7 North Dakota St. 8/12/1988 1 0
66 LaAdrian Waddle 22 RT 12 8 330 6-6 Texas Tech 7/21/1991 Rook 4
75 Larry Warford 22 RG 16 16 332 6-3 Kentucky 6/18/1991 Rook 8 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 65th pick / 2013
29 John Wendling 30 16 0 222 6-1 Wyoming 6/4/1983 6 1 Buffalo Bills / 6th / 184th pick / 2007
59 Tahir Whitehead 23 16 0 233 6-2 Temple 4/2/1990 1 1 Detroit Lions / 5th / 138th pick / 2012
79 Willie Young 28 DE 16 15 251 6-5 North Carolina St. 9/19/1985 3 8 Detroit Lions / 7th / 213th pick / 2010
Team Total 26.5 16 241.9 6-0.9 3.6