1949 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
4-8-0 0-0 3636 2255 1381 49 206 3610 1783 1827 49 204
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The Detroit Lions' twentieth season was in 1949, and it was the first season Bo McMillin served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 4-8-0, 2-4-0 at home and 2-4-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Los Angeles Rams 24-27
Week 2 Philadelphia Eagles 14-22
Week 3 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 7-14
Week 4 Los Angeles Rams 10-21
Week 5 @ Chicago Cardinals 24-7
Week 6 @ Green Bay Packers 14-16
Week 7 Chicago Cardinals 19-42
Week 8 @ Chicago Bears 24-27
Week 9 @ New York Giants 45-21
Week 10 Chicago Bears 7-28
Week 11 New York Bulldogs 28-27
Week 12 Green Bay Packers 21-7

Coaches

Head Coach: Bo McMillin Line Coach: C.A. Temerario Ends Coach: George Wilson Scout: Aldo Forte Scouting Aide: Aldo Forte