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1976 Detroit Lions

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Record: 6-8-0, Finished 3rd in NFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 262 points (18.7/g), 16th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 220 points (15.7/g), 10th.
 Differential of 42 points (3.0/g), 12th.
 Expected W-L: 8.4-5.6.

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +6 (0.4/g), 8th.

Simple Rating System: Total 2.8, Offense: -0.6, Defense: 3.4, SoS: -0.2, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Rick Forzano(1-3-0) and Tommy Hudspeth(5-5-0)
 Other Notable Asst.: Bill Belichick (Assistant Special Teams)

Team Executives


 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Training Camp: Oakland University (Rochester, Michigan)

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