Monday, December 29, 2014
Detroit Lions wild card history
The Detroit Lions have a record of 0-7 in the wild card round of the play-offs. In addition, the Lions have not won a road play-off game since 12-22-1957 at the 49ers.
Here are the scenes:
Lions 28 Saints 45 1/7/2012
Lions surrendered 626 yards vs. the Saints. Matthew Stafford threw for 28/43/2 380 yards and 3 td. Calvin had 12 rec 211 yards 2 td.
Lions 13 Washington 27 1/8/2000
Lions fell behind by 27 points before two late scores. One on a 94 yard Blocked FG return by Ron Rice and a 5 yard pass from Gus Frerotte to Ron Rivers on the last play of the game. Lions were held to 29 yards rushing. Stephen Boyd and Corwin brown had picks.
Lions 10 Bucs 20 12/28/1997
Lions fell behind by 20 points before scoring the last 10 points. Barry Sanders had 65 yards rushing and Johnie Morton had 7 rec for 69 yards. Frank Reich replaced Scott Mitchell after Mitchell threw 4 picks.Ron Rice had a pick for Detroit.
Lions 37 Eagles 58 12/30/1995
Lions fell behind 51-7 before scoring 4 touchdowns behind Don Majkowski. He replaced Scott Mitchell after Mitchell threw 4 picks. David Sloan had two Td catches.
Lions 12 Packers 16 12/31/1994
Lions closed the gap to a 10-13 deficit on a Brett Perriman from David Krieg pass but lost. The lions were held to minus 5 yards rushing as Reggie White destroyed guard Shawn Bouwens all game. Dave Krieg was 17/35/0 199 yards passing.
Lions 28 Green Bay 28 1/8/1994
Division Champions Detroit gave away the game on a Favre to Sharpe bomb late in the game. Sharpe got behind CB Kevin Scott. Lions were trying to put the game away but Erik Kramer threw a 101 yard pick 6 to George Teague. Kramer 22/31/2 248 1 td. Melvin Jenkins had a pick 6. BRett Perriman 10 rec 150 yards and 1 td.
Lions 23 49ers 24 12/31/1983
Eddie Murray missed his 2nd FG to hand the Lions the loss. Billy Sims had 114 yards rushing and 2 td. Gary Danielsen threw 5 picks.
Lions 7 Redskins 31 1/8/1983
Washington took a 31 -0 lead. David Hill caught 3 rec 29 yards and a td. Eric Hipple 22/38/2 298 1td. Leonard Thompson had 7 rec and 150 yards.
Lions 0 Cowboys 5 12/26/1970
Lions QB plat was awful. A combined 7/20/1 92 yards between Greg Landry and Bill Munson. Mel Farr led Detroit with 31 yards rushing. Mike Weger had a Pick and a sack by Paul Naumoff.