Atlanta Falcons at Detroit Lions 28 to 31

Sunday, September 4, 1994, Week 1

The Atlanta Falcons played the Detroit Lions in Pontiac on Sunday, September 4, 1994, Week 1 of the 1994 season. The Lions won by a score of 31-28.


Atlanta Falcons offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
389 271 118 0 22

Coaches

Head Coach: June Jones Assistant Head Coach: Frank Gansz, Milt Jackson Defensive Coordinator: Jim Bates Quarterbacks Coach: Mouse Davis Wide Receivers Coach: Milt Jackson Offensive Line Coach: Bob Palcic Running Backs Coach: Ollie Wilson Defensive Line Coach: Bill Kollar Linebackers Coach: Joe Haering Safeties Coach: Keith Armstrong Defensive Backs Coach: Greg Brown Defensive Assistant Coach: Tim Marcum Special Teams Coach: Frank Gansz Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tim Jorgensen Area Scout: Scott Campbell Administrative Assistant: Danny Mock


Detroit Lions offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
352 203 149 1 21

Coaches

Head Coach: Wayne Fontes Offensive Coordinator: Dave Levy Defensive Coordinator: Herb Paterra Quarterbacks Coach: Tom Moore Wide Receivers Coach: Charlie Sanders Offensive Line Coach: Paul T. Boudreau Running Backs Coach: Billie Matthews Tight Ends Coach: Dave Jaumotte Defensive Line Coach: Lamar Leachman Linebackers Coach: Howard Tippett Outside Linebackers Coach: Don Clemons Defensive Backs Coach: John Fontes Defensive Assistant Coach: Bert Hill Special Teams Coach: Steve Kazor Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bert Hill Director of Pro Scouting: Kevin Colbert College Scout: Thomas Dimitroff, Rick Spielman