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1983 Detroit Lions schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
9-7-0 0-0 5548 3179 2369 44 337 5507 3300 2207 39 344
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1983 was the fifty-fourth season for the Detroit Lions and the fifth season for Monte Clark as the head coach of the Lions. They finished the season 9-7-0 in the regular season. However, they lost their first playoff game to the San Francisco 49ers 24-23.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 11-0
Week 2 Cleveland Browns 26-31
Week 3 Atlanta Falcons 14-30
Week 4 @ Minnesota Vikings 17-20
Week 5 @ Los Angeles Rams 10-21
Week 6 Green Bay Packers 38-14
Week 7 Chicago Bears 31-17
Week 8 @ Washington Redskins 17-38
Week 9 @ Chicago Bears 38-17
Week 10 New York Giants 15-9
Week 11 @ Houston Oilers 17-27
Week 12 @ Green Bay Packers 23-20
Week 13 Pittsburgh Steelers 45-3
Week 14 Minnesota Vikings 13-2
Week 15 @ Cincinnati Bengals 9-17
Week 16 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23-20

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round @ San Francisco 49ers 23-24

Coaches

Head Coach: Offensive Coordinator: Defensive Coordinator: Quarterbacks Coach: Wide Receivers Coach: Offensive Line Coach: Tight Ends Coach: Defensive Line Coach: Linebackers Coach: Defensive Backfield Coach: Special Teams Coach: Offensive Backfield Coach: Special Assignments Coach: Head Trainer: Assistant Trainer: General Manager: