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1970 Detroit Lions season
Head coach Joe Schmidt
Home field Tiger Stadium
Results
Record 10-4
Place 2nd NFC Central
Playoff finish Lost Wild Card
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1969 1971

The 1970 Detroit Lions season was the 41st season in franchise history.

Contents

NFL Draft

Round Pick Player Position Team
1 19 Steve Owens Running Back Oklahoma
2 45 Ray Parson Tackle Minnesota
3 71 Jim H. Mitchell Defensive End Virginia State
5 123 Bob Parker Guard Memphis
6 149 Tony Terry Defensive Tackle Southern California
7 175 Ken Geddes Linebacker Nebraska
9 227 Herman Weaver Punter Tenessee
10 253 Bruce Maxwell Running Back Arkansas
11 279 Roger Laird Defensive Back Kentucky State
12 305 Emanuel Murrell Defensive Back California Polytechnic State
13 331 Dave Haverdick Defensive Tackle Morehead State
14 357 Charlie K. Brown Wide Receiver Northern Arizona
15 383 Bob Haney Tackle Idaho
16 409 Jerry Todd Defensive Back Memphis
17 435 Jesse Marshall Defensive Tackle Centenary

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Regular season

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Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 20, 1970 at Green Bay Packers W 40-0
2 September 27, 1970 Cincinnati Bengals W 38-3
3 October 5, 1970 Chicago Bears W 28-14
4 October 11, 1970 at Washington Redskins L 31-10
5 October 18, 1970 at Cleveland Browns W 41-24
6 October 25, 1970 at Chicago Bears W 16-10
7 November 1, 1970 Minnesota Vikings L 30-17
8 November 8, 1970 at New Orleans Saints L 19-17
9 November 15, 1970 at Minnesota Vikings L 24-20
10 November 22, 1970 San Francisco 49ers W 28-7
11 November 26, 1970 Oakland Raiders W 28-14
12 December 6, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals W 16-3
13 December 14, 1970 at Los Angeles Rams W 28-23
14 December 20, 1970 Green Bay Packers W 20-0

Standings

NFC Central
Team W L T PCT PF PA
Minnesota Vikings 12 2 0 .857 335 143
Detroit Lions 10 4 0 .714 347 202
Green Bay Packers 6 8 0 .429 196 293
Chicago Bears 6 8 0 .429 256 261

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Roster

Detroit Lions roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Reserve Lists
  • Currently vacant

Rookies in italics

Playoffs

  • NFC Playoff, Dallas Cowboys 5, Detroit Lions 0
1 2 3 4 Total
Lions 0 0 0 0 0
Cowboys 3 0 0 2 5

at Cotton Bowl, Dallas, Texas

  • TV: CBS, 4PM EST (Play-by-Play: Frank Glieber, Color: Frank Gifford)

Awards and records

References

  1. ^ http://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1970.htm
  2. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 297
AFC East Central West East Central West NFC
Baltimore Cincinnati Denver Dallas Chicago Atlanta
Boston Cleveland Kansas City NY Giants Detroit Los Angeles
Buffalo Houston Oakland Philadelphia Green Bay New Orleans
Miami Pittsburgh San Diego St. Louis Minnesota San Francisco
NY Jets Washington
1970 NFL DraftNFL PlayoffsPro BowlSuper Bowl V

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