1958 Detroit Lions season

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1958 Detroit Lions season
Head coach George Wilson
Home field Briggs Stadium
Results
Record 4–7–1
Division place 5th NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1957 1959 >

The 1958 Detroit Lions season was their 29th in the league. The team failed to improve on their previous season's output of 8–4, winning only four games.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 28, 1958 at Baltimore Colts L 28–15
48,377
2 October 5, 1958 at Green Bay Packers T 13–13
32,035
3 October 12, 1958 Los Angeles Rams L 42–28
55,648
4 October 19, 1958 Baltimore Colts L 40–14
55,190
5 October 26, 1958 at Los Angeles Rams W 41–24
81,703
6 November 2, 1958 at San Francisco 49ers L 24–21
59,213
7 November 9, 1958 at Cleveland Browns W 30–10
75,363
8 November 16, 1958 San Francisco 49ers W 35–21
54,523
9 November 23, 1958 Chicago Bears L 20–7
55,280
10 November 27, 1958 Green Bay Packers W 24–14
50,971
11 December 7, 1958 New York Giants L 19–17
50,115
12 December 14, 1958 at Chicago Bears L 21–16
38,346

Game summaries[edit]

Week 10[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Packers 7 0 7 0 14
• Lions 10 0 7 7 24

[2]


Standings[edit]

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Baltimore Colts 9 3 0 .750 381 203 L-2
Los Angeles Rams 8 4 0 .667 334 278 W-3
Chicago Bears 8 4 0 .667 298 230 W-2
San Francisco 49ers 6 6 0 .500 257 324 W-2
Detroit Lions 4 7 1 .364 261 276 L-2
Green Bay Packers 1 10 1 .091 193 382 L-7

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