History

All-Time Results

Portsmouth Totals

Year Coach Record Pct. Post Pre Points Opp Pts. Home Away Finish
1930 Tubby Griffen 5-6-3 .455 0-0 0-0 176 161 5-1-2 0-5-1 T7th NFL
1931 Potsy Clark 11-3-0 .786 0-0 0-0 175 77 7-0-0 4-3-0 2nd NFL
1932 Potsy Clark 6-2-4 .750 0-0 0-0 116 71 2-0-2 4-2-2 3rd NFL
1933 Potsy Clark 6-5-0 .545 0-0 0-0 128 87 4-1-0 2-4-0 2nd NFL Western

Detroit Lions Totals

Year Coach Record Pct. Post Pre Points Oppt. Pts. Home Away Finish
1934 Potsy Clark 10-3-0 .769     238 59 6-2-0 4-1-0 2nd Western Div.
1935 Potsy Clark 7-3-2 .700 1-0   191 111 5-0-1 2-3-1 NFL Champions
1936 Potsy Clark 8-4-0 .667     235 102 5-1-0 3-3-0 3rd NFL Western
1937 Dutch Clark 7-4-0 .636     180 105 4-2-0 3-2-0 3rd NFL Western
1938 Dutch Clark 7-4-0 .636     119 108 4-3-0 3-1-0 2nd NFL Western
1939 Gus Henderson 6-5-0 .545     145 150 4-2-0 2-3-0 3rd NFL Western
1940 Potsy Clark 5-5-1 .500     138 153 3-3-0 2-2-1 3rd NFL Western
1941 Bill Edwards 4-6-1 .400     121 195 3-2-0 1-4-1 3rd NFL Western
1942 Bill Edwards# 0-11-0 .000     38 263 0-7-0 0-4-0 5th NFL Western
1943 Gus Dorais 3-6-1 .333     178 238 2-2-1 1-4-0 3rd NFL Western
1944 Gus Dorais 6-3-1 .667     216 151 3-2-0 3-1-1 2nd NFL Western
1945 Gus Dorais 7-3-0 .700     195 194 3-1-0 4-2-0 2nd NFL Western
1946 Gus Dorais 1-10-0 .091     152 310 1-5-0 0-5-0 5th NFL Western
1947 Gus Dorais 3-9-0 .250     231 305 2-4-0 1-5-0 5th NFL Western
1948 Bo McMillin 2-10-0 .167     200 407 2-4-0 0-6-0 5th NFL Western
1949 Bo McMillin 4-8-0 .333   3-2-0 237 259 2-4-0 2-4-0 4th NFL Western
1950 Bo McMillin 6-6-0 .500   2-3-0 321 295 4-2-0 2-4-0 4th NFL Western
1951 Buddy Parker 7-4-1 .636   4-1-1 336 259 3-3-1 4-1-0 2nd NFL Western
1952 Buddy Parker 9-3-0 .750 2-0 6-0-0 344 192 5-1-0 4-2-0 NFL Champions
1953 Buddy Parker 10-2-0 .833 1-0 4-1-1 271 205 5-1-0 5-1-0 NFL Champions
1954 Buddy Parker 9-2-1 .818 0-1 6-0-0 337 189 5-0-1 4-2-0 NFL Runner-up
1955 Buddy Parker 3-9-0 .250   4-2-0 230 275 2-4-0 1-5-0 6th NFL Western
1956 Buddy Parker 9-3-0 .750   4-2-0 300 188 5-1-0 4-2-0 2nd NFL Western
1957 George Wilson 8-4-0 .667 2-0 3-3-0 251 231 5-1-0 3-3-0 NFL Champions
1958 George Wilson 4-7-1 .364   3-3-0 261 276 2-4-0 2-3-1 5th NFL Western
1959 George Wilson 3-8-1 .292   4-2-1 203 275 2-4-0 1-4-1 5th NFL Western
1960 George Wilson 7-5-0 .583   2-3-1 235 212 5-1-0 2-4-0 2nd NFL Western
1961 George Wilson 8-5-1 .615   4-1-0 270 258 2-5-0 6-0-1 2nd NFL Western
1962 George Wilson 11-3-0 .786   4-1-0 315 177 7-0-0 4-3-0 2nd NFL Western
1963 George Wilson 5-8-1 .385   2-3-0 326 265 3-3-1 2-5-0 4th NFL Western
1964 George Wilson 7-5-2 .583   3-1-1 280 260 3-3-1 4-2-1 4th NFL Western
1965 Harry Gilmer 6-7-1 .462   1-4-0 257 295 2-4-1 4-3-0 6th NFL Western
1966 Harry Gilmer 4-9-1 .308   0-4-1 206 317 3-4-0 1-5-1 6th NFL Western
1967 Joe Schmidt 5-7-2 .417   3-2-0 260 232 3-4-0 2-3-2 3rd NFL Central
1968 Joe Schmidt 4-8-2 .333   2-3-0 207 246 1-4-2 3-4-0 4th NFL Central
1969 Joe Schmidt 9-4-1 .692   5-1-0 259 193 5-2-0 4-2-1 2nd NFL Central
1970 Joe Schmidt 10-4-0 .714 0-1 4-2-0 347 202 6-1-0 4-3-0 2nd NFC Central
1971 Joe Schmidt 7-6-1 .583   3-3-0 341 286 3-4-0 4-2-1 2nd NFC Central
1972 Joe Schmidt 8-5-1 .607   4-2-0 339 290 5-2-0 3-3-1 2nd NFC Central
1973 Don McCafferty 6-7-1 .464   4-2-0 271 247 4-3-0 2-4-1 2nd NFC Central
1974 Rick Forzano 7-7-0 .500   2-4-0 256 270 5-2-0 2-5-0 2nd NFC Central
1975 Rick Forzano 7-7-0 .500   2-4-0 245 262 4-3-0 3-4-0 2nd NFC Central
1976 Rick Forzano* 6-8-0 .429   3-4-0 262 220 5-2-0 1-6-0 3rd NFC Central
1977 Tommy Hudspeth 6-8-0 .429   3-3-0 183 252 5-2-0 1-6-0 3rd NFC Central
1978 Monte Clark 7-9-0 .438   2-2-0 290 300 5-3-0 2-6-0 3rd NFC Central
1979 Monte Clark 2-14-0 .125   2-2-0 219 365 2-6-0 0-8-0 5th NFC Central
1980 Monte Clark 9-7-0 .563   3-1-0 334 272 6-2-0 3-5-0 2nd NFC Central
1981 Monte Clark 8-8-0 .500   1-3-0 397 322 7-1-0 1-7-0 2nd NFC Central
1982 Monte Clark 4-5-0 .444 0-1 2-2-0 181 176 2-3-0 2-2-0 4th NFC Central
1983 Monte Clark 9-7-0 .563 0-1 2-2-0 347 287 6-2-0 3-5-0 1st NFC Central
1984 Monte Clark 4-11-1 .281   2-2-0 283 408 2-5-1 2-6-0 4th NFC Central
1985 Darryl Rogers 7-9-0 .438   1-2-1 307 366 6-2-0 1-7-0 4th NFC Central
1986 Darryl Rogers 5-11-0 .313   2-2-0 277 326 1-7-0 4-4-0 3rd NFC Central
1987 Darryl Rogers 4-11-0 .267   2-2-0 269 384 1-6-0 3-5-0 5th NFC Central
1988 Darryl Rogers@ 4-12-0 .250   0-4-0 220 313 2-6-0 2-6-0 4th NFC Central
1989 Wayne Fontes 7-9-0 .438   0-4-0 312 364 4-4-0 3-5-0 3rd NFC Central
1990 Wayne Fontes 6-10-0 .375   4-0-0 373 413 3-5-0 3-5-0 3rd NFC Central
1991 Wayne Fontes 12-4-0 .750 1-1 2-3-0 339 295 8-0-0 4-4-0 1st NFC Central
1992 Wayne Fontes 5-11-0 .313   1-3-0 273 332 3-5-0 2-6-0 5th NFC Central
1993 Wayne Fontes 10-6-0 .625 0-1 4-0-1 298 292 5-3-0 5-3-0 1st NFC Central
1994 Wayne Fontes 9-7-0 .563 0-1 2-2-0 357 342 6-2-0 3-5-0 3rd NFC Central
1995 Wayne Fontes 10-6-0 .625 0-1 3-1-0 436 336 7-1-0 3-5-0 2nd NFC Central
1996 Wayne Fontes 5-11-0 .313   3-1-0 302 369 4-4-0 1-7-0 5th NFC Central
1997 Bobby Ross 9-7-0 .563 0-1 1-3-0 379 306 6-2-0 3-5-0 3rd NFC Central
1998 Bobby Ross 5-11-0 .313   1-3-0 306 378 4-4-0 1-7-0 4th NFC Central
1999 Bobby Ross 8-8-0 .500 0-1 1-3-0 322 323 6-2-0 2-6-0 3rd NFC Central
2000 Bobby Ross** 9-7-0 .563   2-2-0 307 307 4-4-0 5-3-0 4th NFC Central
2001 Marty Mornhinweg 2-14-0 .125   1-3-0 270 424 2-6-0 0-8-0 5th NFC Central
2002 Marty Mornhinweg 3-13-0 .188   1-3-0 306 451 3-5-0 0-8-0 4th NFC North
2003 Steve Mariucci 5-11-0 .313   2-2-0 270 379 5-3-0 0-8-0 4th NFC North
2004 Steve Mariucci 6-10-0 .375 2-2 296 350 3-5-0 3-5-0 3rd NFC North
2005 Steve Mariucci& 5-11-0 .313   1-3 254 345 3-5-0 2-6-0 3rd NFC North
2006 Rod Marinelli 3-13-0 .188   1-3 305 398 2-6-0 1-7-0 4th NFC North
2007 Rod Marinelli 7-9-0 .436   2-2 346 444 5-3-0 2-6-0 3rd NFC North
2008 Rod Marinelli 0-16-0 .000   4-0 268 517 0-8-0 0-8-0 4th NFC North
2009 Jim Schwartz 2-14-0 .125   3-1 262 494 2-6-0 0-8-0 4th NFC North
2010 Jim Schwartz 6-10-0 .375   3-1 362 369 4-4-0 2-6-0 3rd NFC North

 

ALL-TIME CLUB RECORD (including post-season): 496-593-32

# Karcis (0-8) replaced Edwards who began 1942 season with a 0-3 record
* Hudspeth (5-5) replaced Forzano who began 1976 season with a 1-3 record
@ Fontes (2-3) replaced Rogers who began 1988 season with a 2-9 record
** Gary Moeller (4-3) replaced Bobby Ross who began 2000 season with a 5-4 record
& Dick Jauron (1-4) replaced Steve Mariucci who began 2005 season with a 4-7 record