Detroit Lions

8-5-1
2nd in Western Conference
Scored 19.3 PPG (11th)
Allowed 18.4 PPG (3rd)

1961 Regular Season Team Stats

GPPTSYDSPLYAVGRUSH YDSRUSH ATTRUSH AVGPASS YDSPASS ATTPASS AVGSCKSCKY1DWNRUSH 1DWNPASS 1DWNPEN 1DWNPENPEN YDS
Team142704,4128735.11,8684394.32,8303987.136286233961221569678
Team Rank17th11th8th12th10th8th11th10th14th10th12th11th17th14th13th12th16th18th
Opponent142583,9388384.71,5204123.72,7443857.1413262228912112
Opponent Rank5th4th5th7th5th9th4th8th8th11th9th12th5th10th6th3rd
Net+12+474+35+0.4+348+27+0.6+86+130.0-5-40+11+7+1+3+69+678
Net Rank10th7th7th10th6th12th6th8th8th13th12th11th9th12th8th5th16th18th

1961 Regular Season Player Stats

Passing

GPCMPATTPCTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDTD%INTINT%LNGSCKSCKYRATE
Jim NinowskiJim Ninowski1311724747.4191,9217.8147.872.8187.38453.0
Earl MorrallEarl Morrall136915046.011.59096.169.974.796.06156.2
Howard CassadyHoward Cassady14010.00.100.00.000.000.039.6

Rushing

GPATTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Nick PietrosanteNick Pietrosante1420114.48414.260.15422271,156
Dan LewisDan Lewis131108.54514.134.7427118569
Jim NinowskiJim Ninowski13332.52387.218.354033238
Howard CassadyHoward Cassady14312.21314.29.411436176
Johnny OlszewskiJohnny Olszewski14302.11093.67.801531123
Earl MorrallEarl Morrall13201.5864.36.60252086
Ken WebbKen Webb1170.660.90.513813
Terry BarrTerry Barr1460.4-8-1.3-0.60946622
Yale LaryYale Lary1410.11414.01.0014114

Receiving

GPRECTRGREC/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Gail CogdillGail Cogdill14453.295621.268.368445956
Jim GibbonsJim Gibbons14453.256612.640.413645566
Terry BarrTerry Barr14402.963015.845.066146622
Nick PietrosanteNick Pietrosante14261.931512.122.50762271,156
Glenn DavisGlenn Davis891.111512.814.40199115
Dan LewisDan Lewis1380.611814.89.1022118569
Pat StudstillPat Studstill1450.45410.83.9025554
Howard CassadyHoward Cassady1450.4459.03.212636176
Johnny OlszewskiJohnny Olszewski1410.11414.01.001431123
Sam WilliamsSam Williams1210.11010.00.8010110
Ken WebbKen Webb1110.177.00.607813

Defense

GPTKLASTCOMBTFLSCKPDEFINTYDSAVGTDLNG
Yale LaryYale Lary1469515.8042
Night Train LaneNight Train Lane1267312.2032
Gary LoweGary Lowe145163.2011
Joe SchmidtJoe Schmidt144389.5126
Dick LeBeauDick LeBeau1434515033
Wayne WalkerWayne Walker142168012
Darris McCordDarris McCord1411111011
Roger BrownRoger Brown1411010010
Bruce MaherBruce Maher1218808

Scoring

GPRUSHRECRETTOTFGMXPMXP2SFTYPTS
Jim MartinJim Martin1300001525070
Terry BarrTerry Barr14060600036
Gail CogdillGail Cogdill14060600036
Jim NinowskiJim Ninowski13500500030
Nick PietrosanteNick Pietrosante14500500030
Dan LewisDan Lewis13400400024
Howard CassadyHoward Cassady14110200012
Jim GibbonsJim Gibbons1401010006
Joe SchmidtJoe Schmidt1400110006
Pat StudstillPat Studstill1400110006
Wayne WalkerWayne Walker1400000606
Ken WebbKen Webb1110010006
Gary LoweGary Lowe1400000012

Returns

GPKRYDSAVGTDLNGRET
Jim SteffenJim Steffen819958.604511
Howard CassadyHoward Cassady1491599.902116
Pat StudstillPat Studstill1416759.40268
Johnny OlszewskiJohnny Olszewski144000
Bruce MaherBruce Maher121000
Sam WilliamsSam Williams121000

Kicking

GPFGMFGAFG%FG 1-19FG 20-29FG 30-39FG 40-49FG 50+XPMXPAXP%PTS
Jim MartinJim Martin13153050.04-84-83-64-60-2252696.270
Wayne WalkerWayne Walker14030.00-00-00-00-30-066100.06

Punting

GPPUNTYDSAVGLNGBLK
Yale LaryYale Lary14522,51948.4710
Earl MorrallEarl Morrall13311337.7430
Pat StudstillPat Studstill1413232.0320