1966 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
4-9-1 0-0 3853 2424 1429 49 216 4414 2408 2006 35 240
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The Detroit Lions' thirty-seventh season was in 1966, and it was the second season Harry Gilmer served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 4-9-1, 3-4-0 at home and 1-5-1 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Chicago Bears 14-3
Week 2 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 3-17
Week 3 Atlanta Falcons 28-10
Week 4 @ Green Bay Packers 14-23
Week 5 Los Angeles Rams 7-14
Week 6 @ Baltimore Colts 14-45
Week 7 @ San Francisco 49ers 24-27
Week 8 Green Bay Packers 7-31
Week 9 @ Chicago Bears 10-10
Week 10 @ Minnesota Vikings 32-31
Week 11 Baltimore Colts 20-14
Week 12 San Francisco 49ers 14-41
Week 13 @ Los Angeles Rams 3-23
Week 14 Minnesota Vikings 16-28

Coaches

Head Coach: Harry Gilmer Wide Receivers Coach: John North Offensive Line Coach: Lou Rymkus Offensive Ends Coach: John North Offensive Backfield Coach: Sammy Baugh Defensive Line Coach: Carl Brettschneider Linebackers Coach: Joe Schmidt Defensive Secondary Coach: Carl Taseff Assistant Coach: Joe Schmidt