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1979 Detroit Lions

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Record: 2-14-0, Finished 5th in NFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 219 points (13.7/g), 28th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 365 points (22.8/g), 23rd.
 Differential of -146 points (-9.1/g), 28th.
 Expected W-L: 3.7-12.3.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 4-11-1

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential -20 (-1.2/g), 28th.

Simple Rating System: Total -11.0, Offense: -6.6, Defense: -4.4, SoS: -1.9, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Monte Clark(2-14-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Bob Schnelker

Team Executives


 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Training Camp: Oakland University (Rochester, Michigan)

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