1986 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
5-11-0 0-0 4555 2784 1771 37 287 5149 2800 2349 41 298
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The Detroit Lions' fifty-seventh season was in 1986, and it was the first season Darryl Rogers served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 5-11-0, 1-7-0 at home and 4-4-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Minnesota Vikings 13-10
Week 2 Dallas Cowboys 7-31
Week 3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-24
Week 4 @ Cleveland Browns 21-24
Week 5 Houston Oilers 24-13
Week 6 @ Green Bay Packers 21-14
Week 7 @ Los Angeles Rams 10-14
Week 8 @ Chicago Bears 7-13
Week 9 Cincinnati Bengals 17-24
Week 10 Minnesota Vikings 10-24
Week 11 @ Philadelphia Eagles 13-11
Week 12 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 38-17
Week 13 Green Bay Packers 40-44
Week 14 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 17-27
Week 15 Chicago Bears 13-16
Week 16 Atlanta Falcons 6-20

Coaches

Head Coach: Darryl Rogers Offensive Coordinator: Bob Baker Defensive Coordinator: Wayne Fontes Wide Receivers Coach: Paul Lanham Offensive Line Coach: Bill Muir Running Backs Coach: Ivy Williams Tight Ends Coach: Don Doll Defensive Line Coach: Rex Norris Linebackers Coach: Mike Murphy Defensive Backs Coach: Willie Shaw Defensive Assistant Coach: Don Clemons Special Teams Coach: Carl Battershell Strength and Conditioning Coach: Don Clemons General Manager: Russ Thomas Administrative Assistant: Don Doll Head Trainer: Kent Falb Assistant Trainer: Joe Recknagel