1982 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
4-5-0 0-1 2898 1781 1117 31 180 3088 2059 1029 26 180
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The Detroit Lions' fifty-third season was in 1982, and it was the fifth season Monte Clark served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 4-5-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Washington Redskins 31-7.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Chicago Bears 17-10
Week 2 @ Los Angeles Rams 19-14
Week 11 @ Chicago Bears 17-20
Week 12 New York Giants 6-13
Week 13 New York Jets 13-28
Week 14 @ Green Bay Packers 30-10
Week 15 Minnesota Vikings 31-34
Week 16 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21-23
Week 17 Green Bay Packers 27-24


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Washington Redskins 7-31


Head Coach: Monte Clark Offensive Coordinator: Ted Marchibroda Defensive Coordinator: Maxie Baughan Quarterbacks Coach: Ted Marchibroda Wide Receivers Coach: Larry Seiple Offensive Line Coach: Fred Hoaglin Tight Ends Coach: Don Doll Offensive Backfield Coach: John Brunner Defensive Line Coach: Ed Khayat Linebackers Coach: Maxie Baughan Defensive Backfield Coach: Mel Phillips Special Teams Coach: Joe Madden Special Assignments Coach: Don Doll Strength and Conditioning Coach: Gary Wade General Manager: Russ Thomas Head Trainer: Kent Falb Assistant Trainer: Joe Recknagel