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1985 Detroit Lions (NFL) 3rd place National Football Conference Central Division 7-9-0 .438
Head Coach: Darryl Rogers
Offensive CoordinatorBob Baker
Special Teams/Tight EndsCarl Battershell
Special AssignmentsDon Doll
Defensive CoordinatorWayne Fontes
ReceiversPaul Lanham
Offensive LineBill Muir
LinebackersMike Murphy
Defensive LineRex Norris
Defensive BacksWillie Shaw
Offensive BacksIvy Williams
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Fri8/9/1985HBuffalo Bills10-10TOTPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome44544
Sun9/8/1985AAtlanta Falcons28-27WAtlanta, GAAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium37785
Fri8/16/1985ASeattle Seahawks3-28LSeattle, WAKingdome57751
Sun9/15/1985HDallas Cowboys26-21WPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome72985
Fri8/23/1985HCincinnati Bengals31-17WPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome36111
Sun9/22/1985AIndianapolis Colts6-14LIndianapolis, INHoosier Dome60042
Thu8/29/1985APhiladelphia Eagles16-20LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium16074
Sun9/29/1985HTampa Bay Buccaneers30-9WPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome45023
Sun10/6/1985AGreen Bay Packers10-43LGreen Bay, WILambeau Field55914
Sun10/13/1985AWashington Redskins3-24LWashington, DCRFK Stadium52845
Sun10/20/1985HSan Francisco 49ers23-21WPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome67715
Sun10/27/1985HMiami Dolphins31-21WPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome75291
Sun11/3/1985AMinnesota Vikings13-16LMinneapolis, MNMetrodome58012
Sun11/10/1985AChicago Bears3-24LChicago, ILSoldier Field53467
Sun11/17/1985HMinnesota Vikings41-21WPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome54647
Sun11/24/1985ATampa Bay Buccaneers16-19LOTTampa, FLTampa Stadium43471
Thu11/28/1985HNew York Jets31-20WPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome65531
Sun12/8/1985ANew England Patriots6-23LFoxborough, MASullivan Stadium59078
Sun12/15/1985HGreen Bay Packers23-26LPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome49379
Sun12/22/1985HChicago Bears17-37LPontiac, MIPontiac Silverdome74042
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
95Kurt AllermanRILB6'322230Penn State107
68Steve BaackDL6'426525Oregon161
54Roosevelt BarnesLB6'222627Purdue160
11Mike BlackP6'219724Arizona State160
80Carl BlandWR5'1118224Virginia Union82
42John BosticCB5'917623Bethune-Cookman130
23Arnold BrownCB5'1118523North Carolina Central70
75Lomas BrownLOT6'428422Florida1616
97Dan BunzLB6'422530UC Riverside; Long Beach State20
89Jeff ChadwickWR6'319025Grand Valley State75
42Clarence ChapmanCB-S5'1017532Eastern Michigan30
55Mike CoferROLB6'524525Tennessee77
50August CurleyLILB6'322225Southern California1614
72Chris DieterichLOG6'327527North Carolina State97
70Keith DorneyROT6'528528Penn State1616
78Doug EnglishNT6'525632Texas1010
66Leon EvansDE6'627024Miami (Florida)80
57Ken FantettiLB6'223028Wyoming84
12Joe FergusonQB6'119035Arkansas81
77Keith FergusonLDE6'526026Ohio State54
26William FrizzellCB6'320223North Carolina Central80
40Duane GallowayCB5'818124Santa Monica JC; Arizona State20
79William GayRDE6'526030San Diego CC; Southern California1616
53Kevin GloverC-OG6'228022Maryland100
33Bill GrahamFS5'1119126Texas1616
67Don GrecoOG6'326026Western Illinois86
62Curtis GreenLDE6'326728Alabama State158
35Alvin HallSS5'1019327Miami (Ohio)160
58James HarrellRILB6'122228Florida72
17Eric HippleQB6'221128Utah State1615
96June JamesLB6'122723Texas160
21Demetrious JohnsonSS5'1119024Missouri1616
34A.J. JonesRB6'121526Texas80
51David JonesROG6'325224Texas98
30James JonesFB6'223024Florida1413
32Rick KaneFB6'020031Oregon; San Jose State161
92Angelo KingROLB6'122227South Carolina State169
64Larry LeeOG-C6'226326UCLA64
87David LewisTE6'223524California1515
82Pete MandleyWR5'1019324Northern Arizona160
98Vernon MaxwellLB6'223724Arizona State92
81Reese McCallTE6'623829Auburn162
83James McDonaldTE6'523524Southern California62
29Bruce McNortonRCB5'1117526Georgetown (Kentucky)1616
36Mike MeadeFB5'1022425Penn State160
28Wilbert MontgomeryRB5'1019431Jackson State; Abilene Christian76
24Alvin MooreRB6'019426Arizona State165
63Martin MossDE6'425227UCLA60
52Steve MottC6'327024Alabama1616
3Eddie MurrayK5'1118829Tulane160
86Mark NicholsWR6'220826Bakersfield CC; San Jose State1412
84Rob RubickTE6'323425Grand Valley State94
61Ray SnellOG6'426527Wisconsin21
65Hal StephensNT6'425224East Carolina10
65Mark StevensonOG-C6'328529Missouri; Western Illinois20
71Rich StrengerOT6'728525Michigan136
36Leonard ThompsonWR5'1119033Arizona Western JC; Oklahoma State1613
50Tom TurnureOL6'425328Washington60
27Bobby WatkinsLCB5'1018425Texas State1616
76Eric WilliamsLDE6'428323Washington State1212
59Jimmy WilliamsLOLB6'323025Nebraska1616
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Lomas Brown16TFlorida
Kevin Glover234CMaryland
James Johnson362LBSan Diego State
Kevin Hancock490LBBaylor
Joe McIntosh5118RBNorth Carolina State
Stan Short6146GPenn State
Tony Staten7174DBAngelo State
Scotty Caldwell8202RBTexas-Arlington
June James9230LBTexas
Clayton Beauford10258WRAuburn
Kevin Harris11286DBGeorgia
Mike Weaver12314GGeorgia
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals769579570
Opponents Totals6896851143
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals27:3025989150208121138.42825.0104741
Opponents Totals32:30359179156246719634.2101855.6105729
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Eddie Murray0313393.9263183.90109
James Jones90000054
Alvin Moore50000030
Leonard Thompson50000030
Mark Nichols40000024
Jeff Chadwick30000018
David Lewis30000018
Eric Hipple20000012
Joe Ferguson1000006
Pete Mandley1000006
Team Totals33313393.9263183.90307
Opponents Totals404040100.02826107.71366
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Eddie Murray263183.92/25/811/116/72/3
Team Totals263183.92/25/811/116/72/3
Opponents Totals2826107.70/016/168/93/81/3
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
James Jones2448863.6296
Wilbert Montgomery752513.3220
Alvin Moore802212.8184
Eric Hipple32892.8262
Rick Kane11444.070
Mike Meade3186.090
Mark Nichols11515.0150
Joe Ferguson4123.0151
A.J. Jones122.020
Mike Black100.000
Team Totals45215383.42913
Opponents Totals56026854.837t19
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Eric Hipple40622354.916529527.313.256174.2184.449343260973.6
Joe Ferguson543157.4203646.711.73823.735.643532967.2
James Jones100.0100.000.000.000039.6
Alvin Moore100.0100.000.000.000039.6
Team Totals46225455.018733167.213.156194.1214.553378293872.6
Opponents Totals47828359.217732426.811.550163.3183.845336290675.1
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Leonard Thompson5173614.4485
James Jones453347.4363
Mark Nichols3659216.4434
David Lewis2835412.6403
Jeff Chadwick2547819.1563
Alvin Moore191548.1141
Pete Mandley1831617.6370
Carl Bland1215713.1240
Wilbert Montgomery7557.9280
Rick Kane55611.2180
James McDonald3237.790
Rob Rubick23316.5180
Mike Meade22110.5140
Reese McCall177.070
Team Totals254331613.15619
Opponents Totals283324211.55016
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Bobby Watkins5153.080
Demetrious Johnson33913.0190
Bill Graham3227.3220
Bruce McNorton2147.0100
James Harrell12020.0200
Dan Bunz11717.0170
William Gay177.070
William Frizzell133.030
Roosevelt Barnes1-1-1.0-10
Team Totals181367.6220
Opponents Totals2124711.880t1
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Mike Black73305441.8600517420253434.7
Team Totals73305441.8600517420253434.7
Opponents Totals64257240.25701012403196930.8
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Pete Mandley38540310.663t1
Team Totals38540310.663t1
Opponents Totals44124209.6470
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Alvin Hall3988622.7540
Alvin Moore1323017.7240
A.J. Jones1022622.6300
Pete Mandley615225.3350
Team Totals68149422.0540
Opponents Totals60131321.994t1
SACKSNOYDS
Jimmy Williams7.5
William Gay7.5
Curtis Green7.0
Eric Williams6.0
Angelo King4.0
Demetrious Johnson3.0
Doug English2.5
Steve Baack2.0
Keith Ferguson1.5
Alvin Hall1.0
Bill Graham1.0
Mike Cofer1.0
(Team)1.0
Team Totals45.0336.0
Opponents Totals53.0378.0
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Steve Baack0001100
Mike Black1000-70
Joe Ferguson100000
William Gay0006630
Bill Graham0001100
Curtis Green0001100
Alvin Hall220200
Eric Hipple13303-30
June James0001100
Demetrious Johnson1145240
David Jones0010100
James Jones710100
Rick Kane100000
David Lewis100000
Pete Mandley320200
Wilbert Montgomery0010100
Alvin Moore510100
Steve Mott0010100
Mark Nichols100000
Bobby Watkins0002200
Eric Williams0001100
Jimmy Williams0001100
Team Totals3623131831170
Opponents Totals35181520353
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