1944 Detroit Lions season

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1944 Detroit Lions season
Head coach Gus Dorais
Results
Record 6–3–1
Division place 2nd NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1943 1945 >

The 1944 Detroit Lions season was their 15th in the league. The team improved on their previous season's output of 3–6–1, winning six games.[1] They failed to qualify for the playoffs for the ninth consecutive season.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 October 1, 1944 at Green Bay Packers L 27–6
2 October 8, 1944 Brooklyn Tigers W 19–14
3 October 15, 1944 Cleveland Rams L 20–17
4 October 22, 1944 at Chicago Bears T 21–21
5 October 29, 1944 Green Bay Packers L 14–0
6 November 5, 1944 at Card-Pitt W 27–6
7 November 12, 1944 Card-Pitt W 21–7
8 November 19, 1944 Chicago Bears W 41–21
9 November 26, 1944 at Cleveland Rams W 26–14
10 December 3, 1944 Boston Yanks W 38–7

Standings[edit]

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 8 2 0 .800 238 141 W-1
Chicago Bears 6 3 1 .667 258 172 W-2
Detroit Lions 6 3 1 .667 216 151 W-4
Cleveland Rams 4 6 0 .400 188 224 L-2
Card-Pitt 0 10 0 .000 108 328 L-10

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