| ||Offense ||Defense |
|Record ||Playoff record ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs |
|2-14-0 ||0-0 ||4013 ||2336 ||1677 ||46 ||227 ||4957 ||2442 ||2515 ||26 ||311 |
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The Detroit Lions' fiftieth season was in 1979, and it was the second season Monte Clark served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 2-14-0, 2-6-0 at home and 0-8-0 on the road.
Head Coach: Monte Clark Quarterbacks Coach: Bob Schnelker Wide Receivers Coach: Bob Schnelker Offensive Line Coach: Fred Hoaglin Running Backs Coach: Jimmy Raye Tight Ends Coach: Don Doll Offensive Backfield Coach: Jimmy Raye Defensive Line Coach: Floyd Peters Linebackers Coach: Marty Schottenheimer Defensive Backfield Coach: Billy Atkins Special Teams Coach: Larry Pasquale General Manager: Russ Thomas Head Trainer: Kent Falb