Detroit Lions

Jay Lowrey




1965 Detroit Lions 13-1 Score By Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th OT Tot Detroit 103 129 66 77 0 375 Opponent 49 32 29 54 0 164 Team Opp W/L Game Scores Points 375 164 First Downs 298 115 Rush 91 31 Pass 191 72 Pen 16 12 Penalties 89 72 Yards 940 711 Rushing Att 484 379 Yards 1756 1314 Ave 3.6 3.5 TD 21 5 Passing Att 478 457 Comp 269 212 % 56.3 46.4 Int 10 27 % 2.1 5.9 TD 24 7 % 5.0 1.5 Yards 3497 2560 Sacked 21 40 Punt Return 32 43 Yards 292 357 Ave 9.1 8.3 Kick Return 44 77 Yards 1089 1636 Ave 24.8 21.2 Punts 74 72 Yards 2897 3064 Ave 39.1 42.6 FG Att 22 30 Made 17 20 % 77.3 66.7 Third Downs 203 207 Made 80 54 % 39.4 26.1 Fourth Downs 18 15 Made 8 5 % 44.4 33.3 Safeties 0 0 Fumbles 26 28 Lost 13 13 Turnovers 23 40 Net Offense 5106 3626 Per Play 5.2 4.1

1965 Detroit Lions Rushing Att Yds Ave 10 FD Lg TD Receiving Rec Dp Yds Ave 25 FD Lg TD Hill,Je 149 581 3.9 11 32 38 5 Parks 83 1 1266 15.3 13 66 58 12 Triplett 146 571 3.9 20 23 35 5 Mitchell 57 6 805 14.1 5 51 34 6 Pietrosant 101 315 3.1 3 19 16 4 Ditka 33 4 371 11.2 2 16 29 1 Peaks 28 118 4.2 2 8 12 4 Dowler 25 2 323 12.9 1 15 36 1 Watkins 19 77 4.1 3 5 12 2 Triplett 25 2 257 10.3 2 14 27 0 Morrall 17 52 3.1 2 1 14 1 Hill,Je 15 3 161 10.7 1 10 28 1 Scales 4 35 8.8 2 1 10 0 Pietrosant 13 4 108 8.3 0 6 17 1 Johnson,C 10 14 1.4 0 1 4 0 Gibbons 8 2 70 8.8 0 7 17 2 Claridge 10 -7 -0.7 0 0 0 0 Gordon 7 1 97 13.9 1 5 27 0 484 1756 3.6 43 91 38 21 Watkins 2 0 18 9.0 0 0 10 0 Scales 1 0 21 21.0 0 0 21 0 269 25 3497 13.0 25190 58 24 Passing Att Cmp C% Yds Ave Lg Bd 25 In I% Sk TD TD% Rate Morrall 339 195 57.5 2577 13.2 58 29 20 8 2.4 16 18 5.3 89.6 Johnson,C 139 74 53.2 920 12.4 50 11 5 2 1.4 4 6 4.3 82.4 478 269 56.3 3497 13.0 58 40 25 10 2.1 21 24 5.0 87.5 Kicking XPA XPM XP% FGA FGM FG% 40+ 50+ Lg Pts Walker,W 1 1 100.0 1 1 100.0 0.0 0.0 14 4 Villanueva 45 45 100.0 21 16 76.2 0.0 0.0 30 93 Punting No Yards Lg TB BK 20 Ret Yds Net Gross Walker,W 6 192 38 0 1 0 5 22 28.3 32.0 Villanueva 68 2705 55 8 0 16 38 335 32.5 39.8 Kick Returns No Yards Ave Lg TD Punt Returns No FC Yards Ave Lg TD Watkins 16 525 32.8 66 0 Watkins 18 9 221 12.3 38 0 Hunter,B 16 372 23.3 46 0 Keys,B 9 6 61 6.8 11 0 Peaks 6 116 19.3 28 0 Wood,W 5 2 10 2.0 11 0 Gordon 3 46 15.3 19 0 32 17 292 9.1 38 0 Scales 2 27 13.5 21 0 Boeke 1 3 3.0 3 0 Parks 2 0 0.0 0 0 44 1089 24.8 66 0 Fumbles Morrall 5 Mitchell 2 Triplett 2 Watkins 1 Scales 1 Hill,Je 4 Ditka 2 Morris,L 1 Gordon 1 Dowler 3 Parks 2 Pietrosa 1 Claridge 1 Sacks Hurries Stuffs Deflections Forced Fmb Fumble Rec Karras,A 12 Glass,B 12 Butkus 11 Wood,W 15 Glass,B 5 Vogel 4 Davis,W 12 Karras,A 10 Walker,W 10 Keys,B 14 Karras,A 4 Leggett 3 Leggett 7 Davis,W 8 Karras,A 10 Rose 12 Wood,W 3 Gibbons 2 Glass,B 7 Leggett 4 Glass,B 9 Maher 8 Butkus 3 Morris,L 2 Morris,L 1 Butkus 2 Davis,W 6 Walker,W 4 Keys,B 2 Triplett 2 Butkus 1 Walker,W 1 Leggett 2 Morris,L 3 Walker,W 2 Mitchell 1 Schmidt 1 Butkus 3 Maher 2 Wooten 1 Leggett 2 Davis,W 2 Ditka 1 Whitsell 2 Johnson, 2 Glass,B 1 Karras,A 2 Morris,L 1 Messner 1 Glass,B 1 Schmidt 1 Karras,A 1 Dowler 1 Wood,W 1 Keys,B 1 Promuto 1 Pietrosa 1 Rose 1 Tackles Walker,W 104 Glass,B 62 Quinlan 36 Whitsell 18 Maher 16 Butkus 92 Karras,A 60 Rose 34 Messner 18 Welch 7 Davis,W 69 Keys,B 56 Leggett 29 Youmans 18 Hunter,B 3 Johnson, 63 Wood,W 45 Morris,L 22 Schmidt 17 Ints No Yds Ave Lg TD Wood,W 6 45 7.5 16 0 Maher 4 67 16.8 24 1 Schmidt 3 32 10.7 25 0 Butkus 3 97 32.3 37 0 Walker,W 2 25 12.5 15 0 Whitsell 2 59 29.5 46 0 Morris,L 2 19 9.5 14 0 Karras,A 1 0 0.0 0 0 Glass,B 1 0 0.0 0 0 Messner 1 13 13.0 13 0 Davis,W 1 27 27.0 27 0 Keys,B 1 0 0.0 0 0 27 384 14.2 46 1

1965 Detroit Lions Coach:Jay Lowrey Quarterbacks Dur Run Sho Bkwy QB Morrall,Earl 5 B 3 3 QB Johnson,Charley 3 B 2 2 QB Claridge,Dennis 2 B 1 1 Offense Bk-R Bk-P Dur Run Sho Bkwy RB Peaks,Clarence 1 0 3 B 3 4 KR RB Hill,Jerry 2 0 5 I 4 3 KR RB Triplett,Bill 1 0 5 B 3 4 RB Pietrosante,Nick 2 0 5 I 4 2 RB Watkins,Tom 1 0 3 B 2 2 RET RB Scales,Charlie 2 0 5 I 3 2 KR WR Mitchell,Bobby 0 0 5 O 3 3 RET WR Dowler,Boyd 0 0 5 O 2 3 WR Parks,Dave 0 0 5 O 3 3 WR Gordon,Dick 0 0 5 O 2 3 KR WR Hunter,Bill 0 0 4 O 1 3 KR TE Ditka,Mike 3 0 5 O 2 3 TE Gibbons,Jim 1 0 4 O 1 1 Lineman Bk-R Bk-P Dur G Wooten,John 8 8 5 G Donohue,Leon 6 6 5 G Promuto,Vince 6 7 5 T Boeke,Jim 6 6 5 T Vogel,Bob 9 9 4 T Sanders,Daryl 4 5 5 C Scholtz,Bob 5 5 5 C Bowman,Ken 4 4 5 C Butkus,Dick 2 2 4 C Marchlewski,Frank 4 4 4 Defense Total Run Pass Rush Dur DT Johnson,John 4 4 0 0 5 DT Karras,Alex 10 6 0 4 5 DT Leggett,Earl 6 4 0 2 5 DE Glass,Bill 9 6 0 3 5 DE Youmans,Maury 5 4 0 1 5 DE Quinlan,Bill 5 4 0 1 5 DE Davis,Willlie 10 6 0 4 5 ILB Schmidt,Joe 7 5 2 0 5 ILB Butkus,Dick 10 7 2 1 4 OLB Messner,Max 4 3 1 0 5 OLB Morris,Larry 6 3 2 1 4 OLB Walker,Wayne 10 6 3 1 5 K CB Keys,Brady 6 0 6 0 5 PR CB Whitsell,Dave 5 0 5 0 5 CB Rose,George 6 0 6 0 3 DB Welch,Jim 4 0 4 0 5 DB Hunter,Bill 4 0 4 0 4 KR S Maher,Bruce 6 0 6 0 5 S Wood,Willie 10 0 10 0 5 PR Special Teams K-P Villanueva,Danny

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