Detroit Lions

10-2-0
1st in Western Conference
Champions (3rd championship)
Scored 22.6 PPG (5th)
Allowed 17.1 PPG (2nd)

1953 Regular Season Team Stats

GPPTSYDSPLYAVGRUSH YDSRUSH ATTRUSH AVGPASS YDSPASS ATTPASS AVGSCKSCKY1DWNRUSH 1DWNPASS 1DWNPEN 1DWNPENPEN YDS
Team122713,9587635.21,8124274.22,3093167.32016320610596552427
Team Rank5th5th8th5th3rd3rd3rd6th10th5th3rd10th6th2nd7th11th3rd3rd
Opponent122053,5457834.51,5804043.92,1623546.12519719491967
Opponent Rank2nd5th7th7th7th7th6th3rd5th5th8th4th4th5th6th1st
Net+66+413-20+0.7+232+23+0.3+147-38+1.2-5-34+12+140-2+52+427
Net Rank5th5th8th5th5th5th5th5th9th5th3rd10th5th4th6th8th3rd3rd

1953 Regular Season Player Stats

Passing

GPCMPATTPCTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDTD%INTINT%LNGSCKSCKYRATE
Bobby LayneBobby Layne1212527345.822.82,0887.6174.0165.9217.79759.6
Tom DublinskiTom Dublinski7143046.74.31745.824.900.0516.72625.6
Doak WalkerDoak Walker123742.90.6314.42.6114.300.02395.8
Bob HoernschemeyerBob Hoernschemeyer122540.00.4163.21.3120.0120.0848.8
Jug GirardJug Girard11010.00.100.00.000.000.039.6

Rushing

GPATTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Bob HoernschemeyerBob Hoernschemeyer121018.44824.840.2749124764
Bobby LayneBobby Layne12877.33433.928.602387343
Gene GedmanGene Gedman12836.92553.121.332797376
Doak WalkerDoak Walker12665.53375.128.125096839
Ollie ClineOllie Cline12423.51694.014.103152295
Jug GirardJug Girard11191.7733.86.60172197
Pat HarderPat Harder581.6212.64.2010940
Lew CarpenterLew Carpenter1270.6243.42.0013724
Bob SmithBob Smith362518.517.0030762
Tom DublinskiTom Dublinski760.9396.55.6017639
Yale LaryYale Lary1110.12121.01.9021121
Leon HartLeon Hart1210.122.00.20226474

Receiving

GPRECTRGREC/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Doak WalkerDoak Walker12302.550216.741.838396839
Leon HartLeon Hart12252.147218.939.374926474
Bob HoernschemeyerBob Hoernschemeyer12231.928212.323.5235124764
Cloyce BoxCloyce Box12161.340325.233.629716403
Dorne DibbleDorne Dibble12161.327417.122.834716274
Gene GedmanGene Gedman12141.21218.610.102597376
Ollie ClineOllie Cline12100.812612.610.512852295
Jim DoranJim Doran760.97512.510.7030675
Jug GirardJug Girard1120.22412.02.20152197
Pat HarderPat Harder510.21919.03.8019940
Bob SmithBob Smith310.31111.03.7011762

Defense

GPTKLASTCOMBTFLSCKPDEFINTYDSAVGTDLNG
Jack ChristiansenJack Christiansen121223819.8192
Yale LaryYale Lary1159819.6032
LaVern TorgesonLaVern Torgeson115275.4010
Jim DavidJim David1245012.5021
Bob SmithBob Smith12311939.7073
Joe SchmidtJoe Schmidt1225125.5030
Lew CarpenterLew Carpenter1217373173
Harley SewellHarley Sewell1214404
Thurman McGrawThurman McGraw1112202
Les BingamanLes Bingaman1211101
Sonny GandeeSonny Gandee810000
Jim MartinJim Martin810000
Bob MillerBob Miller1210000

Scoring

GPRUSHRECRETTOTFGMXPMXP2SFTYPTS
Doak WalkerDoak Walker1223051227093
Bob HoernschemeyerBob Hoernschemeyer12720900054
Leon HartLeon Hart12070700042
Dorne DibbleDorne Dibble12030300018
Gene GedmanGene Gedman12300300018
Cloyce BoxCloyce Box12020200012
Jim MartinJim Martin8000024010
Lew CarpenterLew Carpenter1200110006
Jack ChristiansenJack Christiansen1200110006
Ollie ClineOllie Cline1201010006
Yale LaryYale Lary1100110006

Kicking

GPFGMFGAFG%FG 1-19FG 20-29FG 30-39FG 40-49FG 50+XPMXPAXP%PTS
Doak WalkerDoak Walker12121963.2272993.163
Jim MartinJim Martin82450.044100.010

Punting

GPPUNTYDSAVGLNGBLK
Bob SmithBob Smith12401,64741.2570
Yale LaryYale Lary11281,11239.7610