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1978 Detroit Lions

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Record: 7-9-0, Finished 3rd in NFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 290 points (18.1/g), 13th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 300 points (18.8/g), 19th.
 Differential of -10 points (-0.6/g), 11th.
 Expected W-L: 7.7-8.3.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 8-8-0

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +8 (0.5/g), 6th.

Simple Rating System: Total -1.8, Offense: -0.1, Defense: -1.7, SoS: -1.2, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Monte Clark(7-9-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Bob Schnelker

Team Executives


 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Training Camp: Oakland University (Rochester, Michigan)

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