Detroit Lions at Atlanta Falcons 16 to 20

Sunday, December 26, 2021, Week 16

The Detroit Lions played the Atlanta Falcons in Atlanta on Sunday, December 26, 2021, Week 16 of the 2021 season. The Falcons won by a score of 20-16.


Detroit Lions offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
338 208 130 1 19

Coaches

Head Coach: Dan Campbell Assistant Head Coach: Duce Staley Offensive Coordinator: Anthony Lynn Defensive Coordinator: Aaron Glenn Defensive Pass Game Coordinator: Aubrey Pleasant Special Teams Coordinator: Dave Fipp Quarterbacks Coach: Mark Brunell Wide Receivers Coach: Antwaan Randle El Offensive Line Coach: Hank Fraley Running Backs Coach: Duce Staley Tight Ends Coach: Ben Johnson Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Seth Ryan Offensive Quality Control Coach: Tanner Engstrand, Steve Oliver Defensive Line Coach: Todd Wash Outside Linebackers Coach: Kelvin Sheppard Inside Linebackers Coach: Mark DeLeone Defensive Backs Coach: Aubrey Pleasant Senior Defensive Assistant Coach: Dom Capers Defensive Assistant Coach: Brian Duker Defensive Quality Control Coach: Stephen Thomas Assistant Special Teams Coach: Jett Modkins Director of Sports Performance: Mike Clark Director of Sports Science: Jill Costanza Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Josh Schuler Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Morris Henry General Manager: Brad Holmes Director of Football Research: David Corrao Chief of Staff: Kevin Anderson Head Coach Administration: Kevin Anderson William Clay Ford Minority Coaching Assistantship: DeOn’tae Pannell


Atlanta Falcons offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
254 207 47 1 14

Coaches

Head Coach: Arthur Smith Offensive Coordinator: Dave Ragone Defensive Coordinator: Dean Pees Special Teams Coordinator: Marquice Williams Quarterbacks Coach: Charles London Wide Receivers Coach: Dave Brock Offensive Line Coach: Dwayne Ledford Running Backs Coach: Desmond Kitchings Tight Ends Coach: Justin Peelle Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Chandler Henley Offensive Assistant Coach: Danny Breyer Passing Game Specialist: T.J. Yates Defensive Line Coach: Gary Emanuel Linebackers Coach: Frank Bush Outside Linebackers Coach: Ted Monachino Secondary Coach: Jon Hoke Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Nick Perry Defensive Assistant Coach: Matt Pees, Lanier Goethie Senior Assistant Coach: Steve Hoffman Strength and Conditioning Coach: Thomas Stallworth Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bobby Thomas, Roderick Moore, Jr. Owner: Arthur Blank General Manager: Terry Fontenot Director of Coaching Operations: Brian Griffin Assistant Director of Coaching Operations: Sarah Hogan Football Analyst: Patrick Kramer, Sal Conti, Charles Walker, Paul Rice Diversity Coaching Intern: Mario Jeberaeel