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1970 was the forty-first season for the Detroit Lions and the third season for Joe Schmidt as the head coach of the Lions. They finished the season 10-4-0 in the regular season. However, they lost their first playoff game to the Dallas Cowboys 5-0.
Head Coach: Joe Schmidt Offensive Coordinator: Bill McPeak Wide Receivers Coach: John North Offensive Line Coach: Chuck Knox Defensive Line Coach: Jim Richard "Jungle Jim" Martin Overall Defensive Coach: Jim David Head Trainer: Kent Falb General Manager: Russ Thomas