Phoenix Cardinals at Detroit Lions 16 to 13

Sunday, September 10, 1989, Week 1

The Phoenix Cardinals played the Detroit Lions in Pontiac on Sunday, September 10, 1989, Week 1 of the 1989 season. The Cardinals won by a score of 16-13.


Phoenix Cardinals offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
329 264 65 1 19

Coaches

Head Coach: Gene Stallings Interim Head Coach: Hank Kuhlmann Offensive Coordinator: Jim Shofner Wide Receivers Coach: Mal M. Moore Offensive Line Coach: Mike Solari Running Backs Coach: Hank Kuhlmann Defensive Line Coach: Jim Johnson Linebackers Coach: Joe Pascale Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Dennis Thurman Special Teams Coach: Marv Braden Special Assistant Coach: Leon McLaughlin Quality Control Coach: Leon McLaughlin Strength and Conditioning Coach: LeBaron Caruthers Assistant Athletic Trainer: Jeff Herndon Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Lovie Smith, Frank Falks


Detroit Lions offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
258 99 159 1 13

Coaches

Head Coach: Wayne Fontes Defensive Coordinator: Woody Widenhofer Quarterbacks Coach: June Jones, Mouse Davis Wide Receivers Coach: June Jones, Mouse Davis Offensive Line Coach: Jerry Wampfler Running Backs Coach: Dave Levy Tight Ends Coach: Charlie Sanders Defensive Line Coach: Dick Modzelewski Linebackers Coach: Mike Murphy Inside Linebackers Coach: Herb Paterra Defensive Backs Coach: Billie Matthews Defensive Assistant Coach: Don Clemons Special Teams Coach: Frank Gansz General Manager: Russ Thomas