1996 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 5013 3203 1810 26 317 5351 3344 2007 19 324
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The Detroit Lions' sixty-seventh season was in 1996, and it was the eighth season Wayne Fontes served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 5-11-0, 4-4-0 at home and 1-7-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Minnesota Vikings 13-17
Week 2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21-6
Week 3 @ Philadelphia Eagles 17-24
Week 4 Chicago Bears 35-16
Week 5 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27-0
Week 6 Atlanta Falcons 28-24
Week 7 @ Oakland Raiders 21-37
Week 9 New York Giants 7-35
Week 10 @ Green Bay Packers 18-28
Week 11 @ San Diego Chargers 21-27
Week 12 Seattle Seahawks 17-16
Week 13 @ Chicago Bears 14-31
Week 14 Kansas City Chiefs 24-28
Week 15 Minnesota Vikings 22-24
Week 16 Green Bay Packers 3-31
Week 17 @ San Francisco 49ers 14-24

Coaches

Head Coach: Wayne Fontes Assistant Head Coach: Dave Levy Assistant Head Coach-Defense: John Teerlinck Offensive Coordinator: Tom Moore Defensive Coordinator: Jim Eddy Quarterbacks Coach: Greg Landry Wide Receivers Coach: Charlie Sanders Offensive Line Coach: Paul T. Boudreau Running Backs Coach: Maurice "Mo" Forte Tight Ends Coach: Steve Kazor Offensive Assistant Coach: Steve Kazor Linebackers Coach: Howard Tippett, Don Clemons Cornerbacks Coach: Don Clemons Defensive Backs Coach: John Fontes Defensive Assistant Coach: Bert Hill, Don Clemons Special Teams Coach: Frank Novak Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bert Hill Director of Pro Scouting: Kevin Colbert College Scout: Thomas Dimitroff