Detroit Lions at Buffalo Bills 17 to 24

Sunday, October 27, 2002, Week 8

The Detroit Lions played the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park on Sunday, October 27, 2002, Week 8 of the 2002 season. The Bills won by a score of 24-17.


Detroit Lions offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
282 199 83 1 16

Coaches

Head Coach: Marty Mornhinweg Offensive Coordinator: Maurice Carthon Defensive Coordinator: Kurt Schottenheimer Special Teams Coordinator: Chuck Priefer Quarterbacks Coach: Kevin Higgins Wide Receivers Coach: Larry Kirksey Offensive Line Coach: Carl Mauck Running Backs Coach: Maurice Carthon Tight Ends Coach: Sean Kugler Special Assistant-Offense: Sherman Lewis Offensive Assistant Coach: Mike McHugh Defensive Line Coach: Charles Haley Linebackers Coach: Glenn Pires Defensive Backs Coach: Ray Horton Assistant Defensive Line Coach: John Marshall Defensive Nickel Package Coach: Dick Selcer Defensive Assistant Coach: Don Clemons Special Teams Assistant Coach: Kevin O'Dea Quality Control Coach: Don Clemons, Mike McHugh Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jason Arapoff Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Malcolm Blacken Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Mondray Gee Staff Counsel: Martin Mayhew Senior Director of Football Administration: Martin Mayhew Advance Scout: Kevin O'Dea


Buffalo Bills offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
343 269 74 2 23

Coaches

Head Coach: Gregg Williams Offensive Coordinator: Kevin Gilbride Defensive Coordinator: Jerry Gray Special Teams Coordinator: Danny Smith Quarterbacks Coach: Steve Kragthorpe Wide Receivers Coach: Fred Graves Offensive Line Coach: Ronnie Vinklarek Running Backs Coach: Steve Fairchild Tight Ends Coach: Dan Neal Offensive Assistant Coach: Tommy Kaiser Defensive Line Coach: John Levra Linebackers Coach: Miles Aldridge Defensive Backs Coach: Pat Thomas Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Steve Jackson Defensive Assistant Coach: Chuck Lester Third Down Specialist Coach: Steve Jackson Special Teams Assistant Coach: Tommy Kaiser Strength and Conditioning Coordinator: Rusty Jones Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: John Allaire Director of Pro Personnel: John Guy Intern: Jim Arthur