1947 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
3-9-0 0-0 3680 2446 1234 52 189 4405 2430 1975 43 220
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The Detroit Lions' eighteenth season was in 1947, and it was the fifth season Gus Dorais served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 3-9-0, 2-4-0 at home and 1-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 10-17
Week 2 @ Chicago Cardinals 21-45
Week 3 @ Boston Yanks 21-7
Week 4 Los Angeles Rams 13-27
Week 5 @ Chicago Bears 24-33
Week 6 @ Green Bay Packers 17-34
Week 7 New York Giants 35-7
Week 8 Chicago Cardinals 7-17
Week 9 Washington Redskins 38-21
Week 10 @ Los Angeles Rams 17-28
Week 11 Chicago Bears 14-34
Week 12 Green Bay Packers 14-35

Coaches

Head Coach: Gus Dorais Associate Coach: Pete Cawthon Line Coach: Joe Bach Backfield Coach: Bob Winslow