Detroit Lions at San Francisco 49ers 31 to 34Sunday, January 28, 2024, Conference Championship
The Lions faced the 49ers in Santa Clara during the NFL conference championship in the playoffs. The Lions defeated Tampa Bay Buccaneers the previous week, while the 49ers defeated the Green Bay Packers. The 49ers won 34-31 to advance to Super Bowl LVIII to face the Kansas City Chiefs. The Lions finished their season 12-5-0 in the regular season, 2-1 in the playoffs.
Detroit Lions offense
Head Coach: Dan Campbell Assistant Head Coach: Scottie Montgomery Offensive Coordinator: Ben Johnson Defensive Coordinator: Aaron Glenn Special Teams Coordinator: Dave Fipp Offensive Pass Game Coordinator: Tanner Engstrand Quarterbacks Coach: Mark Brunell Wide Receivers Coach: Antwaan Randle El Offensive Line Coach: Hank Fraley Running Backs Coach: Scottie Montgomery Tight Ends Coach: Steve Heiden Senior Offensive Assistant Coach: Jim Hostler Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: J.T. Barrett Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Seth Ryan Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Steve Oliver Defensive Line Coach: John Scott Jr. Linebackers Coach: Kelvin Sheppard Outside Linebackers Coach: David Corrao Cornerbacks Coach: Dre Bly Defensive Backs Coach: Brian Duker Senior Defensive Assistant Coach: John Fox Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Cameron Davis Assistant Linebackers Coach: Shaun Dion Hamilton Defensive Assistant Coach: David Corrao Defensive Quality Control Coach: Wayne Blair, Dre Thompson 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, Corey Smith Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: EJ Hibbler William Clay Ford Minority Coaching Assistant: Dre Thompson
San Francisco 49ers offense
Head Coach: Kyle Shanahan Assistant Head Coach: Anthony Lynn Defensive Coordinator: Steve Wilks Special Teams Coordinator: Brian Schneider Offensive Run Game Coordinator: Chris Foerster Quarterbacks Coach: Brian Griese Wide Receivers Coach: Leonard Hankerson Offensive Line Coach: Chris Foerster Running Backs Coach: Anthony Lynn, Bobby Turner Tight Ends Coach: Brian Fleury Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Klay Kubiak Assistant Offensive Line Coach: James Cregg, Joe Graves Offensive Passing Game Specialist: Klint Kubiak Offensive Quality Control Coach: Deuce Schwartz, Asauni Rufus Defensive Line Coach: Kris Kocurek Linebackers Coach: Johnny Holland Defensive Backs Coach: Daniel Bullocks Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Darryl Tapp Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Andrew Hayes-Stoker Nickels Coach: Nick Sorensen Defensive Quality Control Coach: Jacob Webster, Cameron Brown Assistant Special Teams Coach: Matthew Harper Special Teams Quality Control Coach: August Mangin Game Management Specialist: August Mangin Assistant to the Head Coach: Patrick Hagedorn Coaching Operations Assistant: Max Molz Defensive Passing Game Specialist: Nick Sorensen