Detroit - Team Statistics

Jay Lowrey



1973 Detroit Lions   7-7

Score By Quarter   1st  2nd  3rd  4th   OT    Tot  
1973 Detroit        58   70   60   75    0    263
Opponent            31  105   82   72    0    290


                 Team           Opp             W/L   Game Scores            
     Points       263           290             1-0   19 @Calgary 7          58 0-10 
First Downs       213           238             1-1   13 @Washington 28      79 0-10 
       Rush        72            78             1-2    0  Long Island 24     73 5-15 
       Pass       127           145             2-2   34  Pittsburgh 13      73 0-10 
        Pen        14            15             3-2   27 @Massillon 7        54 0-10 
  Penalties        75            77             3-3   17 @Birmingham 24      51 5-15 Rain           
      Yards       589           709             4-3   14  Calgary 0          51 0-5 Light Rain     
                                                4-4   10 @New York 30        81 
Rushing Att       454           484             5-4   20  Yosemite 14        47 5-15 
      Yards      1725          1839             5-5   24 @Colorado 48        36 0-5 
        Ave       3.8           3.8             6-5   45  Massillon 10       53 0-5 
         TD         8            13             6-6   14 @Forty West 37      54 Light Rain     
                                                7-6   13  Birmingham 10      35 5-15 
Passing Att       348           351             7-7   13  Colorado 38        26 5-15 
       Comp       189           201       
          %      54.3          57.3       
        Int        14            15       
          %       4.0           4.3       
         TD        16            18       
          %       4.6           5.1       
      Yards      2504          2580       
     Sacked        29            32       

Punt Return        21            53       
      Yards       138           302       
        Ave       6.6           5.7       

Kick Return        54            22 
      Yards      1040           625 
        Ave      19.3          28.4

      Punts        86            80 
      Yards      3717          3417 
        Ave      43.2          42.7

     FG Att        25            21 
       Made        20            15 
          %      80.0          71.4

Third Downs       183           201 
       Made        50            80 
          %      27.3          39.8

Fourth Downs       15            16 
       Made         7             7 
          %      46.7          43.8

   Safeties         0             0 
    Fumbles        28            37 
       Lost        13            18 
  Turnovers        27            33 

Net Offense      4049          4239 
   Per Play       4.9           4.9

Red Zone Att       38            43
Red Zone TD        18            24
Red Zone FG         9            12



1973 Detroit Lions

Rushing    Att  Yds  Ave 10  FD Lg TD  Receiving   Rec Dp  Att  Yds  Ave 25  FD Lg TD
Bulaich    110  473  4.3 12  26 20  1  Gilliam      42  8   81  740 17.6  8  32 54  5
Little     127  463  3.6 10  16 40  2  Little       34  8   66  404 11.9  1  22 54  2
Owens,S     93  294  3.2  1  12 13  3  Washington   33  2   56  434 13.2  3  24 38  6
Washington  59  198  3.4  3   9 21  1  Bulaich      25  4   42  279 11.2  1  13 38  0
Marinaro    38  179  4.7  4   5 27  0  Washington   15  4   29  160 10.7  0  11 19  1
Anderson    15   64  4.3  1   2 11  0  McGeorge     13  2   26  149 11.5  0  10 17  1
Gilliam      4   49 12.3  1   1 49  0  Marinaro     10  1   16  108 10.8  0   5 22  1
Morrall      2    4  2.0  0   1  3  1  Dodd         10  1   19  142 14.2  0   6 24  0
Keyes        3    1  0.3  0   0  2  0  Owens,S       4  1    8   42 10.5  0   3 12  0
Johnson      3    0  0.0  0   0  0  0  Barnes,A      1  0    2   20 20.0  0   0 20  0
           454 1725  3.8 32  72 49  8  Dierdorf      1  0    1   14 14.0  0   1 14  0
                                       Anderson      1  0    2   12 12.0  0   0 12  0
                                                   189 31  348 2504 13.2 13 127 54 16


Passing     Att Cmp    C%  Yds  Ave  Lg  Bd 25  In    I%  TD   TD%  Sk  Rate
Johnson     330 182  55.2 2417 13.3  54  25 13  13   3.9  16   4.8  28  78.3
Morrall      18   7  38.9   87 12.4  22   3  0   1   5.6   0   0.0   1  31.5
            348 189  54.3 2504 13.2  54  28 13  14   4.0  16   4.6  29  75.9

Kicking      XPA XPM   XP%  FGA FGM   FG%  Ave/A Ave/G    40+   50+   Lg   Pts
Howfield      29  29 100.0   25  20  80.0   19.4  18.7   60.0   0.0   42    89

Punting        No Yards  Lg TB BK 20   Ret  Yds    Net   Gross
Seiple         86  3717  61 12  0 19    53  302   36.9    43.2

Kick Returns  No Yards  Ave   Lg TD      Punt Returns No FC Yards  Ave  Lg TD
Washington    29   626  21.6  38  0      Dodd          8  1    64  8.0  13  0
Gilliam       12   232  19.3  30  0      Severson     13 26    74  5.7  11  0
Owens,B        3    45  15.0  24  0                   21 27   138  6.6  13  0
Blahak         7   104  14.9  28  0
Severson       2    27  13.5  17  0
Montler        1     6   6.0   6  0
Pergine        1     0   0.0   0  0
              54  1040  19.3  38  0

Fumbles                                                                        
Johnson,  5   Bulaich    4   Anderson   1   Glass      1   Blahak     1
Owens     4   Keyes      2   Gilliam,   1   Barnes,A   1   
Washingt  4   Washingt   2   Little     1   Dodd       1

Sacks        Hurries      Stuffs       Deflections  Forced Fmb   Fumble Rec
Berry     7  Pugh      8  Sherk     9  Naumoff   9  Pugh      5  Jones,H   4
Jones,H   5  Aldridge  6  Berry     6  Butkus    6  Berry     5  Geddes    3
Aldridge  5  Jones,H   5  Pugh      5  Sumner    6  Geddes    4  Dierdorf  3
Naumoff   4  Sherk     5  Butkus    5  Geddes    6  Owens     4  Parker    3
Pugh      4  Berry     5  Naumoff   3  Williams  5  Naumoff   3  Gilliam,  2
Sherk     3  Glover    3  Jones,H   3  Berry     4  Aldridge  3  Sherk     2
Gregory   2               Aldridge  2  Hayes     4  Vactor    3  Williams  2
Glover    2               Geddes    1  Sherk     4  Williams  2  Butkus    2
                          Williams  1  Owens     4  Jones,H   2  Washingt  2
                          Ball      1  Blahak    3  Sherk     2  DeLamiel  2
                          Owens     1  Ball      2  Hayes     2  Owens     2
                          Glover    1  Jones,H   2  Sumner    1  Johnson,  1
                                       Glover    2  Butkus    1  Glass     1
                                       Pugh      1               Montler   1
                                                                 Sumner    1
                                                                 Owens     1
                                                                 Bulaich   1

Tackles                                                                        
Hayes     82  Berry      61  Ball       30  Gregory    13  Vactor      7  Keyes       2
Naumoff   80  Owens      55  Sumner     27  Barnes,R   10  Jackson,    7  Seiple      1
Geddes    72  Sherk      52  Aldridge   23  Pergine     9  Hoey        4
Williams  64  Pugh       44  Blahak     16  Parker      7  Howfield    3
Jones,H   63  Butkus     38  Glover     15  Severson    7  Kern        2

Ints      No Yds  Ave  Lg TD
Hayes      5 213 42.6  86  3
Sumner     2   0  0.0   0  0
Williams   2  21 10.5  21  1
Blahak     2  56 28.0  56  1
Kern       1  11 11.0  11  0
Ball       1   4  4.0   4  0
Owens      1  32 32.0  32  0
Butkus     1   0  0.0   0  0
          15 337 22.5  86  5


1973 Detroit Lions    Coach: Jay Lowrey

      Quarterbacks        Dur   Run Sho Bkwy Special
QB    Morrall,Earl        10      O   3   1    
QB    Johnson,Charley     10      O   3   1    

      Skill Players        BkR BkP Dur   Att  Yds Lg  Ave  Rec  No  Yds Lg  Ave   Special
RB    Little,Floyd          1   1  10    256  979 47  3.8    6  41  423 50 10.3    PR
RB    Washington,Vic        2   1   9    151  534 25  3.5    5  33  238 20  7.2    KR
RB    Owens,Steve           4   1   9    113  401 16  3.5    5  24  232 30  9.7    
RB    Bulaich,Norm          4   1  10    106  436 20  4.1    7  42  403 80  9.6    
RB    Marinaro,Ed           2   1   9     95  302 27  3.2    5  26  196 17  7.5    
RB    Anderson,Bobby        3   1   9     19   61 11  3.2    5  15  153 29 10.2    
RB    Keyes,Leroy           2   1   2      2    1  2  0.5    1   1   -6 -6 -6.0    

WR    Gilliam,John          0   0  10      5   71 44 14.2    7  42  907 54 21.6    KR
WR    Washington,Gene       0   0   9      0    0  0  0.0    6  37  606 58 16.4    
WR    Dodd,Al               0   0   9      0    0  0  0.0    4  19  291 25 15.3    PR
WR    Barnes,Al             0   0   8      0    0  0  0.0    1   3   43 23 14.3    

TE    McGeorge,Rich         4   2  10      0    0  0  0.0    3  16  260 44 16.3    
TE    Glass,Chip            4   2   9      0    0  0  0.0    1   2   60 47 30.0    
TE    Seiple,Larry          4   2  10      0    0  0  0.0    0   0    0  0  0.0    P     HLD


      Lineman              BkR  BkP    Dur  Special
C     Bowman,Ken            5    5      10     
C     DeMarco,Bob           5    5       9     
G     DeLamielleure,Joe     8    8      10     
G     Beisler,Randy         5    5      10     
T     Dierdorf,Dan          7    7      10     
T     Current,Mike          6    6      10     
T     Williams,John         5    5      10     
C-T   Montler,Mike          7    7       7     
C-G   Parker,Willie         5    5      10     KR    LS


      Defense              Overall  Run  Pass Rush   Dur  Sacks  Int  Special
DT    Sherk,Jerry            8       8    0     3     10     6     0    
DT    Pugh,Jethro            7       7    0     3      9     6     0    
DT    Gregory,Bill           5       5    0     1     10     1     0    
DT    Glover,Rich            3       3    0     1      9     1     0    
DE    Aldridge,Lionel        5       5    0     2      7     3     0    
DE    Berry,Royce            5       5    0     2     10     3     0    
DE    Jones,Horace           5       5    0     2     10     2     0    

ILB   Butkus,Dick            7       5    3     1      6     3     1    
ILB   Ball,Larry             4       4    1     0     10     0     1    
OLB   Naumoff,Paul           6       3    3     1     10     3     0    
OLB   Geddes,Ken             5       4    2     0     10     1     0    
OLB   Pergine,John           3       2    1     0     10     0     0    
LB    Barnes,Rodrigo         4       4    1     0     10     0     0    

CB    Hayes,Tom              6       0    6     0     10     0     4    
CB    Williams,Willie        5       0    5     0     10     0     4    
CB    Hoey,George            5       0    5     0      9     0     0    
CB    Blahak,Joe             4       0    4     0      9     0     2    KR
CB    Kern,Rex               4       0    4     0     10     0     2    PR
CB    Vactor,Ted             4       0    4     0      6     0     1    
S     Owens,Burgess          6       2    4     0     10     0     1    KR
S     Severson,Jeff          5       2    3     0     10     0     4    RET
S     Sumner,Walt            5       2    3     0      9     0     2    
S     Jackson,Honor          3       1    2     0      5     0     1    
DB    Keyes,Leroy            3       1    2     0      2     0     0    

   Special Teams
P    McCann,Jim
K    Howfield,Bobby



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