1982 Detroit Lions Schedule & Results

1982 Detroit Lions schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1982 NFC Wild Card Game
Sat 1/8 1234FINAL
Detroit (4-5) 00707
Washington (8-1) 10147031
Pass
E. Hipple (DET), 38-22-298, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. Theismann (WAS), 19-14-210, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
E. Hipple (DET), 6-47
J. Riggins (WAS), 25-119
Rec
L. Thompson (DET), 7-150
A. Garrett (WAS), 6-110, 3 TD

Regular Season

Sun 9/12 1234FINAL
Chicago (0-1) 070310
Detroit (1-0) 730717
Pass
V. Evans (CHI), 15-7-89, 0 INT, 0 TD
E. Hipple (DET), 23-9-105, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
W. Payton (CHI), 14-26
B. Sims (DET), 13-33, 1 TD
Rec
E. Moorehead (CHI), 4-43
D. Hill (DET), 5-55, 1 TD
Sun 9/19 1234FINAL
Detroit (2-0) 097319
LA Rams (0-2) 0001414
Pass
G. Danielson (DET), 20-13-122, 0 INT, 1 TD
V. Ferragamo (LA), 17-11-184, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Sims (DET), 25-119
W. Tyler (LA), 17-67
Rec
B. Sims (DET), 5-103
W. Tyler (LA), 5-47
Sun 11/21 1234FINAL
Detroit (2-1) 1403017
Chicago (1-2) 377320
Pass
E. Hipple (DET), 32-15-119, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. McMahon (CHI), 27-16-233, 3 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Sims (DET), 20-67
W. Payton (CHI), 21-87
Rec
D. Bussey (DET), 6-63
M. Suhey (CHI), 6-46
Thu 11/25 1234FINAL
NY Giants (1-3) 006713
Detroit (2-2) 33006
Pass
S. Brunner (NYG), 28-12-136, 2 INT, 0 TD
G. Danielson (DET), 19-12-125, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Woolfolk (NYG), 21-87
B. Sims (DET), 26-114
Rec
J. Perkins (NYG), 5-80
B. Sims (DET), 6-38
Mon 12/6 1234FINAL
NY Jets (4-1) 7140728
Detroit (2-3) 307313
Pass
R. Todd (NYJ), 32-23-384, 1 INT, 3 TD
G. Danielson (DET), 37-14-222, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
F. McNeil (NYJ), 16-49
B. Sims (DET), 12-43
Rec
W. Walker (NYJ), 5-164, 3 TD
B. Sims (DET), 6-85
Sun 12/12 1234FINAL
Detroit (3-3) 1767030
Green Bay (4-2) 003710
Pass
G. Danielson (DET), 30-14-159, 3 INT, 1 TD
D. Whitehurst (GB), 32-12-186, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Sims (DET), 29-109, 1 TD
E. Ivery (GB), 7-26
Rec
B. Sims (DET), 4-31
E. Ivery (GB), 5-26
Sun 12/19 1234FINAL
Minnesota (4-3) 71701034
Detroit (3-4) 7032131
Pass
T. Kramer (MIN), 29-20-233, 0 INT, 3 TD
G. Danielson (DET), 39-20-347, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
T. Brown (MIN), 20-69
B. Sims (DET), 12-22, 1 TD
Rec
S. McCullum (MIN), 7-79
L. Thompson (DET), 5-161, 2 TD
Sun 12/26 1234FINAL
Detroit (3-5) 777021
Tampa Bay (4-4) 0671023
Pass
G. Danielson (DET), 16-7-106, 2 INT, 2 TD
D. Williams (TB), 34-21-276, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Sims (DET), 21-68, 1 TD
M. Carver (TB), 24-68
Rec
D. Hill (DET), 3-49, 1 TD
J. Wilder (TB), 7-73
Sun 1/2 1234FINAL
Green Bay (5-3-1) 7710024
Detroit (4-5) 1433727
Pass
L. Dickey (GB), 26-13-188, 4 INT, 1 TD
G. Danielson (DET), 31-16-199, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
E. Ivery (GB), 12-35, 1 TD
B. Sims (DET), 14-64
Rec
J. Lofton (GB), 7-128, 1 TD
B. Sims (DET), 5-32

Preseason

Saturday, August 14, 1982 FINAL
Cleveland (1-0) 17
Detroit (0-1) 16
Saturday, August 21, 1982 FINAL
LA Raiders (1-1) 16
Detroit (1-1) 30
Saturday, August 28, 1982 FINAL
Detroit (2-1) 27
Cincinnati (0-3) 23
Saturday, September 4, 1982 FINAL
Detroit (2-2) 10
Buffalo (3-1) 13

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