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Encyclopedia > Detroit Lions seasons

This is a list of seasons completed by the Detroit Lions American football franchise of the National Football League (NFL). The list documents the season-by-season records of the Lions' franchise from 1930 to present, including postseason records, and league awards for individual players or head coaches. City Detroit, Michigan Team colors Honolulu Blue, Silver, and Black Head Coach Rod Marinelli Owner William Clay Ford, Sr. ... United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic. ... Professional sports leagues are organized in numerous ways. ... NFL redirects here. ... The 1930 NFL season was the 11th regular season of the National Football League. ...


  • Note: The Finish, Wins, Losses, and Ties columns list regular season results and exclude any postseason play. Italicized numbers mean that the records are subject to change each week due to regular season or postseason games being played.
NFL champions (1950–1969) Super Bowl Champions (1970–present) Conference Champions Division Champions Wild Card Berth One-Game Playoff Berth
Season Team League Conference Division Regular Season Post Season Results Awards
Finish Wins Losses Ties
Portsmouth Spartans
1930 1930 NFL 8th 5 6 3 The NFL did not hold playoff games until 1932
1931 1931 NFL 2nd 11 3 0
1932 1932 NFL 3rd 6 2 4 Lost Playoff Game1 (Bears) (9-0)
1933 1933 NFL Western 2nd 6 5 0
Detroit Lions
1934 1934 NFL Western 2nd 10 3 0
1935 1935 NFL Western 1st 7 3 2 Won NFL Championship (Giants) 26-7
1936 1936 NFL Western 3rd 8 4 0
1937 1937 NFL Western 2nd (T) 7 4 0
1938 1938 NFL Western 2nd 7 4 0
1939 1939 NFL Western 3rd 6 5 0
1940 1940 NFL Western 3rd 5 5 1
1941 1941 NFL Western 3rd 4 6 1
1942 1942 NFL Western 5th 0 11 0
1943 1943 NFL Western 3rd 3 6 1
1944 1944 NFL Western 2nd (T) 6 3 1
1945 1945 NFL Western 2nd 7 3 0
1946 1946 NFL Western 5th 1 10 0
1947 1947 NFL Western 5th 3 9 0
1948 1948 NFL Western 5th 2 10 0
1949 1949 NFL Western 4th 4 8 0
1950 1950 NFL National 4th 6 6 0
1951 1951 NFL National 2nd (T) 7 4 1
1952 1952 NFL National 1st (T) 9 3 0 Won National Conference Playoff (Rams) 31-21
Won NFL Championship (Browns) 17-7
1953 1953 NFL Western 1st 10 2 0 Won NFL Championship (Browns) 17-16
1954 1954 NFL Western 1st 9 2 1 Lost NFL Championship (Browns) 56-10
1955 1955 NFL Western 6th 3 9 0
1956 1956 NFL Western 2nd 9 3 0
1957 1957 NFL Western 1st 8 4 0 Won Western Conference Playoff (49ers) 31-27
Won NFL Championship (Browns) 59-14
1958 1958 NFL Western 5th 4 7 1
1959 1959 NFL Western 5th 3 8 1
1960 1960 NFL Western 2nd (T) 7 5 0
1961 1961 NFL Western 2nd 8 5 1
1962 1962 NFL Western 2nd 11 3 0
1963 1963 NFL Western 4th (T) 5 8 1
1964 1964 NFL Western 4th 7 5 2
1965 1965 NFL Western 6th 6 7 1
1966 1966 NFL Western 6th (T) 4 9 1
1967 1967 NFL Western Central 3rd 5 7 2
1968 1968 NFL Western Central 4th 4 8 2
1969 1969 NFL Western Central 2nd 9 4 1
1970 1970 NFL NFC Central 2nd 10 4 0 Lost Divisional Playoffs (Cowboys) 5-0
1971 1971 NFL NFC Central 2nd 7 6 1
1972 1972 NFL NFC Central 2nd 8 5 1
1973 1973 NFL NFC Central 2nd 6 7 1
1974 1974 NFL NFC Central 2nd 7 7 0
1975 1975 NFL NFC Central 2nd 7 7 0
1976 1976 NFL NFC Central 3rd 6 8 0
1977 1977 NFL NFC Central 3rd 6 8 0
1978 1978 NFL NFC Central 3rd 7 9 0
1979 1979 NFL NFC Central 5th 2 14 0
1980 1980 NFL NFC Central 2nd 9 7 0
1981 1981 NFL NFC Central 2nd 8 8 0
1982 1982 NFL NFC Central 8th 2 4 5 0 Lost First Round (Redskins) 31-7
1983 1983 NFL NFC Central 1st 9 7 0 Lost Divisional Playoffs (49ers) 24-23
1984 1984 NFL NFC Central 4th 4 11 1
1985 1985 NFL NFC Central 4th 7 9 0
1986 1986 NFL NFC Central 3rd 5 11 0
1987 1987 NFL NFC Central 5th 4 11 0
1988 1988 NFL NFC Central 4th 4 12 0
1989 1989 NFL NFC Central 3rd 7 9 0
1990 1990 NFL NFC Central 3rd 6 10 0
1991 1991 NFL NFC Central 1st 12 4 0 Won Divisional Playoffs (Cowboys) 38-6
Lost Conference Championship (Redskins) 41-10
1992 1992 NFL NFC Central 5th 5 11 0
1993 1993 NFL NFC Central 1st 10 6 0 Lost Wild Card Playoffs (Packers) 28-24
1994 1994 NFL NFC Central 3rd 9 7 0 Lost Wild Card Playoffs (Packers) 16-12
1995 1995 NFL NFC Central 2nd 10 6 0 Lost Wild Card Playoffs (Eagles) 58-37
1996 1996 NFL NFC Central 5th 5 11 0
1997 1997 NFL NFC Central 3rd 9 7 0 Lost Wild Card Playoffs (Buccaneers) 20-10
1998 1998 NFL NFC Central 4th 5 11 0
1999 1999 NFL NFC Central 3rd 8 8 0 Lost Wild Card Playoffs (Redskins) 27-13
2000 2000 NFL NFC Central 4th 9 7 0
2001 2001 NFL NFC Central 5th 2 14 0
2002 2002 NFL NFC North 4th 3 13 0
2003 2003 NFL NFC North 4th 5 11 0
2004 2004 NFL NFC North 3rd 6 10 0
2005 2005 NFL NFC North 3rd 5 11 0
2006 2006 NFL NFC North 4th 3 13 0
2007 2007 NFL NFC North 3rd 7 9 0
2008 2008 NFL NFC North
Total 488 553 32 (1930–2007, includes only regular season)
7 10 0 (1930–2007, includes only playoffs)
495 563 32 (1930–2007, includes both regular season and playoffs; 4 NFL Championships)

1 The result of the 1932 NFL Playoff Game to determine the NFL champion between the Chicago Bears and the Portsmouth Spartans counted in the standings. 2 Due to a strike-shortened season in 1982, all teams were ranked by conference instead of division. This is a list of National Football League champions prior to the 1970 AFL-NFL Merger, that is, all the franchises that have won the championship of the National Football League. ... // This is a list of Super Bowl champions, that is, all the franchises that have won the championship game of the National Football League. ... A one-game playoff or pennant playoff is a tiebreaker in certain American professional sports, to determine which of two teams, tied in the final standings, will qualify for a post-season tournament. ... This is a list of seasons of the National Football League. ... This is a list of current and defunct leagues of American football. ... // The NFL season begins the weekend after Labor Day. ... The National Football League (NFL) playoffs is a single-elimination tournament held at the end of the 16-game regular season to determine the NFL champion. ... The 1932 NFL Playoff Game was the first ever playoff game held by the National Football League (NFL), the major professional American football sports league in the United States. ... City Chicago, Illinois Other nicknames Da Bears, The Monsters of the Midway Team colors Navy Blue and Orange Head Coach Lovie Smith Owner Virginia Halas McCaskey Chairman Michael McCaskey General manager Jerry Angelo Fight song Bear Down, Chicago Bears Mascot Staley Da Bear League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919) National Football... This is a list of National Football League champions prior to the 1970 AFL-NFL Merger, that is, all the franchises that have won the championship of the National Football League. ... This article is about the current National Football League team. ... The 1943 NFL season was the 24th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1950 NFL season was the 31st regular season of the National Football League. ... A one-game playoff or pennant playoff is a tiebreaker in certain American professional sports, to determine which of two teams, tied in the final standings, will qualify for a post-season tournament. ... League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1936) National Football League (1937–present) Western Division (1937-1949) National Conference (1950-1952) Western Conference (1953-1969) Coastal Division (1967-1969) National Football Conference (1970-present) NFC West (1970-present) Current uniform Team colors Millennium Blue and New Century Gold Personnel Owner Chip... This is a list of National Football League champions prior to the 1970 AFL-NFL Merger, that is, all the franchises that have won the championship of the National Football League. ... Browns redirects here. ... This is a list of National Football League champions prior to the 1970 AFL-NFL Merger, that is, all the franchises that have won the championship of the National Football League. ... Browns redirects here. ... This is a list of National Football League champions prior to the 1970 AFL-NFL Merger, that is, all the franchises that have won the championship of the National Football League. ... Browns redirects here. ... A one-game playoff or pennant playoff is a tiebreaker in certain American professional sports, to determine which of two teams, tied in the final standings, will qualify for a post-season tournament. ... City San Francisco, California Other nicknames Niners, The Red And Gold, Bay Bombers Team colors Cardinal red, metallic gold and black Head Coach Mike Nolan Owner Denise DeBartolo York and John York General manager Lal Heneghan Mascot Sourdough Sam League/Conference affiliations All-America Football Conference (1946-1949) Western Division... This is a list of National Football League champions prior to the 1970 AFL-NFL Merger, that is, all the franchises that have won the championship of the National Football League. ... Browns redirects here. ... The NFL playoffs following the 1970 NFL season led up to Super Bowl V. This was the first playoff tournament after the AFL-NFL Merger. ... City Irving, Texas Other nicknames Americas Team, The Boys, The Pokes Team colors White, Silver, Silver-Green, Royal Blue, Navy Blue Head Coach Wade Phillips Owner Jerry Jones General manager Jerry Jones League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1960–present) Western Conference (1960) Eastern Conference (1961-1969) Capitol Division... The NFL playoffs following the 1982 NFL season led up to Super Bowl XVII. A players strike reduced the regular season to nine games. ... For other uses, see Redskins (disambiguation). ... The NFL playoffs following the 1983 NFL season led up to Super Bowl XVIII. Due to Christmas, the two wild card playoff games were played in a span of three days. ... City San Francisco, California Other nicknames Niners, The Red And Gold, Bay Bombers Team colors Cardinal red, metallic gold and black Head Coach Mike Nolan Owner Denise DeBartolo York and John York General manager Lal Heneghan Mascot Sourdough Sam League/Conference affiliations All-America Football Conference (1946-1949) Western Division... The NFL playoffs following the 1991 NFL season led up to Super Bowl XXVI. // Wild Card playoffs December 28, 1991 AFC: Kansas City Chiefs 10, Los Angeles Raiders 6 at Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri Game time: 12:30 p. ... City Irving, Texas Other nicknames Americas Team, The Boys, The Pokes Team colors White, Silver, Silver-Green, Royal Blue, Navy Blue Head Coach Wade Phillips Owner Jerry Jones General manager Jerry Jones League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1960–present) Western Conference (1960) Eastern Conference (1961-1969) Capitol Division... The NFL playoffs following the 1991 NFL season led up to Super Bowl XXVI. // Wild Card playoffs December 28, 1991 AFC: Kansas City Chiefs 10, Los Angeles Raiders 6 at Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri Game time: 12:30 p. ... For other uses, see Redskins (disambiguation). ... The NFL playoffs following the 1993 NFL season led up to Super Bowl XXVIII. // at Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri Game time: 12:30 p. ... Packers redirects here. ... The NFL playoffs following the 1994 NFL season led up to Super Bowl XXIX. // Wild Card playoffs December 31, 1994 NFC: Green Bay Packers 16, Detroit Lions 12 at Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin Game time: 12:30 pm EST/11:30 am CST Game weather: 31 °F (partly cloudy... Packers redirects here. ... The NFL playoffs following the 1995 NFL season led up to Super Bowl XXX. // at Rich Stadium, Orchard Park, New York Game time: 12:30 p. ... City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Team colors Midnight Green, Black, White, and Silver Head Coach Andy Reid Owner Jeffrey Lurie General manager Tom Heckert Fight song Fly, Eagles Fly Mascot Swoop League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1933–present) Eastern Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference (1953-1969) Capitol... The NFL playoffs following the 1997 NFL season led up to Super Bowl XXXII. // at Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey Game time: 12:30 p. ... League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1976–present) American Football Conference (1976) AFC West (1976) National Football Conference (1977-present) NFC Central (1977-2001) NFC South (2002-present) Current uniform Team colors Buccaneer Red, Pewter, Black, Orange, White Mascot Captain Fear Personnel Owner Malcolm Glazer General Manager Bruce Allen Head... The 1999 NFL season was the 80th regular season of the National Football League. ... The NFL playoffs following the 1999 NFL season led up to Super Bowl XXXIV. // at Adelphia Coliseum, Nashville, Tennessee Game time: 12:30 p. ... For other uses, see Redskins (disambiguation). ... The 2002 season of the National Football League (NFL) was the 83rd one played by the major professional American football league in the United States. ... The 2006 season of the National Football League (NFL) was the 87th one played by the major professional American football league in the United States. ... The 2006 Detroit Lions season began with the team trying to improve on their 5-11 record in 2005. ... The 2007 Detroit Lions season will be the 78th season for the team in the National Football League. ... The 2008 Detroit Lions season will be the 79th season for the team in the National Football League. ... The 1932 NFL Playoff Game was the first ever playoff game held by the National Football League (NFL), the major professional American football sports league in the United States. ... City Chicago, Illinois Other nicknames Da Bears, The Monsters of the Midway Team colors Navy Blue and Orange Head Coach Lovie Smith Owner Virginia Halas McCaskey Chairman Michael McCaskey General manager Jerry Angelo Fight song Bear Down, Chicago Bears Mascot Staley Da Bear League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919) National Football...


References

  • Detroit Lions History. CBS Sportsline. Retrieved on May, 2008.

 
 

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