1948 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
2-10-0 0-0 3648 2288 1360 46 187 4558 2176 2382 33 253
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The Detroit Lions' nineteenth season was in 1948, playing their home games at Briggs Stadium. During the offseason they hired Bo McMillin to lead the team. McMillin had never previously coached in the NFL in any capacity before the 1948 season. They finished the season 2-10-0, 2-4-0 at home and 0-6-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Los Angeles Rams 7-44
Week 3 @ Green Bay Packers 21-33
Week 4 Boston Yanks 14-17
Week 5 @ Chicago Bears 0-28
Week 6 Los Angeles Rams 27-34
Week 7 Green Bay Packers 24-20
Week 8 @ Chicago Cardinals 20-56
Week 9 @ Washington Redskins 21-46
Week 10 Pittsburgh Steelers 17-14
Week 11 Chicago Cardinals 14-28
Week 12 Chicago Bears 14-42
Week 13 @ Philadelphia Eagles 21-45

Coaches

Head Coach: Bo McMillin Line Coach: C.A. Temerario, Lou Zarza