Buffalo Bills at Detroit Lions 16 to 15

Friday, August 13, 2021, Preaseason Week 1

The Buffalo Bills played the Detroit Lions in Detroit on Friday, August 13, 2021, Preaseason Week 1 of the 2021 season. The Bills won by a score of 16-15.


Buffalo Bills offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
259 145 114 0 16

Coaches

Head Coach: Sean McDermott Assistant Head Coach: Leslie Frazier Offensive Coordinator: Brian Daboll Defensive Coordinator: Leslie Frazier Special Teams Coordinator: Heath Farwell Passing Game Coordinator: Ken Dorsey Quarterbacks Coach: Ken Dorsey Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Shea Tierney Wide Receivers Coach: Chad Hall Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Marc Lubick Offensive Line Coach: Bobby Johnson Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Terry Heffernan, Ryan Wendell Running Backs Coach: Kelly Skipper Tight Ends Coach: Rob Boras Defensive Line Coach: Eric Washington Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Jacques Cesaire Linebackers Coach: Bob Babich Safeties Coach: Bobby Babich Defensive Backs Coach: John Butler Nickels Coach: Jim Salgado Assistant Special Teams Coach: Matthew Smiley Assistant to the Head Coach: Matt Worswick Coaching Assistant: Leonard Johnson Game Management: Marc Lubick Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Eric Ciano Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Hal Luther, Will Greenberg Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Jason Oszvart General Manager: Brandon Beane


Detroit Lions offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
248 141 107 0 19

Coaches

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