2010 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
6-10-0 0-0 5423 3810 1613 25 304 5497 3498 1999 29 320
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The Detroit Lions' eighty-first season was in 2010, and it was the second season Jim Schwartz served as the head coach of the team. The Lions played their home games at Ford Field. They finished the season 6-10-0, 4-4-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Ndamukong Suh was awarded with the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 7-23
Preaseason Week 2 @ Denver Broncos 25-20
Preaseason Week 3 Cleveland Browns 35-27
Preaseason Week 4 Buffalo Bills 28-23
Week 1 @ Chicago Bears 14-19
Week 2 Philadelphia Eagles 32-35
Week 3 @ Minnesota Vikings 10-24
Week 4 @ Green Bay Packers 26-28
Week 5 St. Louis Rams 44-6
Week 6 @ New York Giants 20-28
Week 7 Bye Week
Week 8 Washington Redskins 37-25
Week 9 New York Jets 20-23
Week 10 @ Buffalo Bills 12-14
Week 11 @ Dallas Cowboys 19-35
Week 12 New England Patriots 24-45
Week 13 Chicago Bears 20-24
Week 14 Green Bay Packers 7-3
Week 15 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23-20
Week 16 @ Miami Dolphins 34-27
Week 17 Minnesota Vikings 20-13

2010 Detroit Lions Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jim Schwartz Assistant Head Coach: Gunther Cunningham Offensive Coordinator: Scott Linehan Defensive Coordinator: Gunther Cunningham Special Teams Coordinator: Danny Crossman Wide Receivers Coach: Shawn Jefferson Offensive Line Coach: George Yarno Running Backs Coach: Sam Gash Tight Ends Coach: Tim Lappano Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Todd Downing Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Jeremiah Washburn Offensive Quality Control Coach: Kyle Valero Defensive Line Coach: Kris Kocurek Linebackers Coach: Matt Burke Secondary Coach: Tim Walton Assistant Secondary Coach: Daron Roberts Defensive Assistant Coach: Don Clemons Assistant Special Teams Coach: Bradford Banta Coordinator of Physical Development: Jason Arapoff Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Ted Rath General Manager: Martin Mayhew