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1943 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
4-6-1 0-0 2333 1422 911 45 118 2901 1690 1211 36 138
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1943 was the fourteenth season for the Detroit Lions. During the offseason they hired Gus Dorais to lead the team. Dorais had never previously coached in the NFL in any capacity before the 1943 season. They finished the season 4-6-1, 3-2-1 at home and 1-4-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 35-17
Week 2 27-0
Week 2 27-0
Week 3 21-27
Week 4 @ 14-35
Week 5 @ 7-0
Week 6 6-27
Week 7 @ 14-35
Week 8 0-0
Week 9 @ 20-42
Week 10 @ 34-35

Coaches

Head Coach: Line Coach: