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1971 Detroit Lions Schedule & Results

1971 Detroit Lions schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Regular Season

Mon 9/20 1234FINAL
Minnesota (1-0) 037616
Detroit (0-1) 1030013
Pass
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 32-19-232, 2 INT, 1 TD
G. Landry (DET), 26-8-61, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Lindsey (MIN), 6-21
A. Taylor (DET), 13-51
Rec
B. Grim (MIN), 7-126, 1 TD
M. Farr (DET), 3-14, 1 TD
Sun 9/26 1234FINAL
Detroit (1-1) 31431434
New England (1-1) 00707
Pass
G. Landry (DET), 18-11-198, 0 INT, 1 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 17-6-113, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
S. Owens (DET), 17-80, 1 TD
J. Nance (NE), 11-65
Rec
C. Sanders (DET), 4-51
R. Vataha (NE), 3-91, 1 TD
Sun 10/3 1234FINAL
Atlanta (1-1-1) 7177738
Detroit (2-1) 141410341
Pass
B. Berry (ATL), 23-13-309, 3 INT, 3 TD
G. Landry (DET), 12-7-123, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
C. Butler (ATL), 10-29
S. Owens (DET), 22-98, 1 TD
Rec
K. Burrow (ATL), 6-190, 2 TD
E. McCullouch (DET), 2-36
Sun 10/10 1234FINAL
Green Bay (2-2) 0714728
Detroit (3-1) 14107031
Pass
Z. Bratkowski (GB), 8-6-105, 0 INT, 1 TD
G. Landry (DET), 29-18-302, 1 INT, 4 TD
Rush
D. Anderson (GB), 11-84, 1 TD
S. Owens (DET), 17-87
Rec
D. Anderson (GB), 4-24
L. Walton (DET), 5-103, 2 TD
Sun 10/17 1234FINAL
Detroit (4-1) 01431431
Houston (0-4-1) 07007
Pass
G. Landry (DET), 16-9-197, 1 INT, 1 TD
D. Pastorini (HOU), 40-15-209, 4 INT, 1 TD
Rush
S. Owens (DET), 22-93, 2 TD
L. Sledge (HOU), 13-36
Rec
A. Taylor (DET), 4-122, 1 TD
J. Beirne (HOU), 4-47
Sun 10/24 1234FINAL
Chicago (4-2) 7140728
Detroit (4-2) 6143023
Pass
B. Douglass (CHI), 21-15-160, 0 INT, 2 TD
G. Landry (DET), 26-11-173, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Shy (CHI), 18-99, 1 TD
S. Owens (DET), 16-81
Rec
G. Farmer (CHI), 6-95, 1 TD
A. Taylor (DET), 4-41
Mon 11/1 1234FINAL
Detroit (4-2-1) 770014
Green Bay (2-4-1) 770014
Pass
G. Landry (DET), 14-6-101, 1 INT, 1 TD
S. Hunter (GB), 5-1-9, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Owens (DET), 22-74
J. Brockington (GB), 16-111
Rec
E. McCullouch (DET), 2-26
C. Dale (GB), 1-9
Sun 11/7 1234FINAL
Detroit (5-2-1) 0017724
Denver (2-5-1) 733720
Pass
G. Landry (DET), 16-7-210, 1 INT, 2 TD
D. Horn (DEN), 20-13-164, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
S. Owens (DET), 16-109
F. Little (DEN), 22-91
Rec
C. Sanders (DET), 3-41, 1 TD
D. Harrison (DEN), 4-47
Sun 11/14 1234FINAL
Los Angeles (5-3-1) 0140721
Detroit (5-3-1) 303713
Pass
R. Gabriel (LA), 22-17-179, 1 INT, 2 TD
G. Landry (DET), 25-15-199, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
W. Ellison (LA), 14-76
A. Taylor (DET), 19-101
Rec
L. Rentzel (LA), 6-88, 2 TD
L. Walton (DET), 4-49
Sun 11/21 1234FINAL
Detroit (6-3-1) 7147028
Chicago (6-4) 30003
Pass
B. Munson (DET), 15-9-75, 0 INT, 0 TD
B. Douglass (CHI), 26-6-68, 4 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Owens (DET), 18-67, 2 TD
D. Shy (CHI), 8-46
Rec
S. Owens (DET), 3-6
G. Farmer (CHI), 2-44
Thu 11/25 1234FINAL
Kansas City (7-3-1) 077721
Detroit (7-3-1) 01712332
Pass
L. Dawson (KC), 22-13-139, 1 INT, 0 TD
G. Landry (DET), 22-15-225, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
W. Hayes (KC), 10-68
S. Owens (DET), 22-79, 1 TD
Rec
E. Podolak (KC), 5-61
C. Sanders (DET), 5-90, 1 TD
Sun 12/5 1234FINAL
Philadelphia (4-7-1) 790723
Detroit (7-4-1) 00101020
Pass
P. Liske (PHI), 23-15-214, 0 INT, 1 TD
G. Landry (DET), 23-14-230, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. Bouggess (PHI), 17-61, 1 TD
A. Taylor (DET), 10-42
Rec
B. Hawkins (PHI), 5-92
S. Owens (DET), 5-41
Sat 12/11 1234FINAL
Detroit (7-5-1) 307010
Minnesota (10-3) 7731229
Pass
B. Munson (DET), 16-9-107, 1 INT, 1 TD
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 15-4-21, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Owens (DET), 17-65
C. Jones (MIN), 16-53, 1 TD
Rec
C. Cotton (DET), 5-79
O. Reed (MIN), 2-10
Sun 12/19 1234FINAL
Detroit (7-6-1) 31014027
San Francisco (9-5) 7107731
Pass
G. Landry (DET), 18-9-176, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Brodie (SF), 20-14-186, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
S. Owens (DET), 16-59, 1 TD
K. Willard (SF), 15-81
Rec
L. Walton (DET), 2-27
T. Kwalick (SF), 3-32

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