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1959 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
3-8-1 0-0 3456 1664 1792 46 198 3656 2094 1562 33 196
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1959 was the thirtieth season for the Detroit Lions and the second season for George Wilson as the head coach of the Lions. They finished the season 3-8-1, 2-4-0 at home and 1-4-1 on the road.

Last modified: 12/3/2017

Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
1 @ Baltimore Colts 9-21
2 @ Green Bay Packers 10-28
3 Baltimore Colts 24-31
4 San Francisco 49ers 13-34
5 @ Los Angeles Rams 17-7
6 @ San Francisco 49ers 7-33
7 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 10-10
8 Los Angeles Rams 23-17
9 Chicago Bears 14-24
10 Green Bay Packers 17-24
11 Chicago Cardinals 45-21
12 @ Chicago Bears 14-25

Coaches

Head Coach: Defensive Coordinator: Offensive Line Coach: Ends Coach: Backfield Coach: Assistant Coach: Chief Talent Scout: