Detroit Lions at Miami Dolphins 21 to 49

Sunday, September 8, 2002, Week 1

The Detroit Lions played the Miami Dolphins in Miami Gardens on Sunday, September 8, 2002, Week 1 of the 2002 season. The Dolphins won by a score of 49-21.


Detroit Lions offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
257 206 51 2 15

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 Tight Ends Coach: Sean Kugler Offensive Assistant Coach: Mike McHugh Special Assistant-Offense: Sherman Lewis Defensive Line Coach: John Marshall, Charles Haley Linebackers Coach: Glenn Pires Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Ray Horton 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, Malcolm Blacken Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Mondray Gee Advance Scout: Kevin O'Dea


Miami Dolphins offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
389 207 182 0 27

Coaches

Head Coach: Dave Wannstedt Assistant Head Coach: Norv Turner Offensive Coordinator: Norv Turner Defensive Coordinator: Jim Bates Quarterbacks Coach: Mike Shula Wide Receivers Coach: Robert Ford Offensive Line Coach: Tony Wise Running Backs Coach: Joel Collier Tight Ends Coach: Pat Jones Defensive Line Coach: Clarence Brooks Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Robert Nunn Linebackers Coach: Bob Sanders Secondary Coach: Mel Phillips Defensive Nickel Package Coach: Bill Lewis Pass Rush Consultant: Joe Kim Special Teams Coach: Keith Armstrong Special Teams Assistant Coach: Bernie Parmalee Kicking Coach: Doug Blevins Defensive Quality Control Coach: Robert Nunn Offensive Quality Control Coach: Judd Garrett Strength and Conditioning Coach: John Gamble Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Brad Roll Director of Player Development: John Gamble Assistant Athletic Trainer: Troy Maurer Summer Intern: Kyle Johnston