1987 Detroit Lions Schedule & Results

1987 Detroit Lions schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Saturday, August 15, 1987 FINAL
Indianapolis (1-0) 22
Detroit (0-1) 19
Saturday, August 22, 1987 FINAL
Cincinnati (1-1) 9
Detroit (1-1) 23
Friday, August 28, 1987 FINAL
Detroit (1-2) 10
Seattle (1-2) 38
Thursday, September 3, 1987 FINAL
Detroit (2-2) 36
Philadelphia (1-3) 3

Regular Season

Sun 9/13 1234FINAL
Detroit (0-1) 6103019
Minnesota (1-0) 01021334
Pass
C. Long (DET), 38-24-195, 2 INT, 1 TD
W. Wilson (MIN), 22-12-248, 3 INT, 3 TD
Rush
J. Jones (DET), 15-58
D. Dozier (MIN), 12-57, 1 TD
Rec
P. Mandley (DET), 7-79, 1 TD
S. Jordan (MIN), 3-43
Sun 9/20 1234FINAL
Detroit (0-2) 07007
LA Raiders (2-0) 6071427
Pass
C. Long (DET), 35-21-255, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Hilger (LAR), 39-20-234, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Jones (DET), 9-23
M. Allen (LAR), 22-79, 1 TD
Rec
P. Mandley (DET), 7-110
T. Christensen (LAR), 6-88
Sun 10/4 1234FINAL
Tampa Bay (2-1) 02110031
Detroit (0-3) 1770327
Pass
M. Hold (TB), 15-6-102, 0 INT, 2 TD
T. Hons (DET), 26-10-201, 3 INT, 2 TD
Rush
A. Wright (TB), 21-67
C. Wester (DET), 12-46
Rec
A. Wright (TB), 4-29, 1 TD
E. Truvillion (DET), 4-99, 1 TD
Sun 10/11 12345F/OT
Detroit (1-3) 30310319
Green Bay (1-2-1) 06010016
Pass
T. Hons (DET), 39-19-224, 0 INT, 1 TD
A. Risher (GB), 30-17-164, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Wester (DET), 19-50
K. Willhite (GB), 18-79
Rec
D. Grymes (DET), 6-59, 1 TD
L. Morris (GB), 7-81
Sun 10/18 1234FINAL
Seattle (3-2) 2197037
Detroit (1-4) 070714
Pass
J. Kemp (SEA), 27-20-344, 1 INT, 4 TD
T. Hons (DET), 27-14-127, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. Morton (SEA), 12-28, 1 TD
G. Ellerson (DET), 16-61
Rec
S. Largent (SEA), 15-261, 3 TD
D. Bradley (DET), 7-50, 2 TD
Sun 10/25 1234FINAL
Green Bay (3-2-1) 21100334
Detroit (1-5) 01631433
Pass
D. Majkowski (GB), 29-19-323, 1 INT, 1 TD
C. Long (DET), 47-33-362, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
K. Davis (GB), 23-129, 2 TD
J. Jones (DET), 3-8
Rec
W. Stanley (GB), 6-150, 1 TD
J. Jones (DET), 9-81
Sun 11/1 1234FINAL
Detroit (1-6) 00000
Denver (4-2-1) 17701034
Pass
C. Long (DET), 34-16-151, 1 INT, 0 TD
J. Elway (DEN), 30-16-246, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
G. James (DET), 9-34
S. Winder (DEN), 21-94, 1 TD
Rec
J. Jones (DET), 3-20
V. Johnson (DEN), 4-87, 1 TD
Sun 11/8 1234FINAL
Dallas (4-4) 0107017
Detroit (2-6) 10071027
Pass
D. White (DAL), 38-17-193, 4 INT, 0 TD
C. Long (DET), 28-15-217, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
H. Walker (DAL), 13-65
J. Jones (DET), 9-46
Rec
H. Walker (DAL), 5-55
P. Mandley (DET), 8-97
Sun 11/15 1234FINAL
Detroit (2-7) 3010013
Washington (7-2) 0173020
Pass
C. Long (DET), 37-23-249, 4 INT, 0 TD
D. Williams (WAS), 18-11-161, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Jones (DET), 16-53
G. Rogers (WAS), 9-56
Rec
P. Mandley (DET), 7-70
K. Bryant (WAS), 5-42, 1 TD
Sun 11/22 1234FINAL
Detroit (2-8) 0100010
Chicago (8-2) 14130330
Pass
C. Long (DET), 31-14-170, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. McMahon (CHI), 27-16-206, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Long (DET), 3-13
N. Anderson (CHI), 13-67, 1 TD
Rec
B. Woolfolk (DET), 5-39
W. Gault (CHI), 4-55
Thu 11/26 1234FINAL
Kansas City (2-9) 7173027
Detroit (2-9) 0103720
Pass
B. Kenney (KC), 26-18-246, 1 INT, 2 TD
C. Long (DET), 41-21-206, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
H. Heard (KC), 14-87, 1 TD
K. Bernard (DET), 20-99, 1 TD
Rec
C. Okoye (KC), 4-25
J. Chadwick (DET), 5-50
Sun 12/6 1234FINAL
LA Rams (5-7) 37101737
Detroit (2-10) 3103016
Pass
J. Everett (LA), 26-20-324, 1 INT, 2 TD
C. Long (DET), 48-26-288, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. White (LA), 29-102, 2 TD
K. Bernard (DET), 10-41
Rec
H. Ellard (LA), 7-171, 1 TD
G. Lee (DET), 7-69
Sun 12/13 1234FINAL
Detroit (3-10) 733720
Tampa Bay (4-9) 030710
Pass
C. Long (DET), 23-12-108, 0 INT, 1 TD
V. Testaverde (TB), 39-20-262, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
G. James (DET), 18-67
E. Hunter (TB), 6-30
Rec
J. Jones (DET), 3-24
B. Hill (TB), 5-86, 1 TD
Sun 12/20 1234FINAL
Minnesota (8-6) 0100717
Detroit (3-11) 070714
Pass
W. Wilson (MIN), 27-16-165, 0 INT, 1 TD
C. Long (DET), 30-16-240, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
W. Wilson (MIN), 8-55, 1 TD
G. James (DET), 17-94, 1 TD
Rec
L. Lewis (MIN), 3-34
P. Mandley (DET), 7-78, 1 TD
Sun 12/27 1234FINAL
Detroit (4-11) 73101030
Atlanta (3-12) 0130013
Pass
C. Long (DET), 24-11-157, 2 INT, 0 TD
C. Miller (ATL), 36-16-196, 4 INT, 1 TD
Rush
G. Ellerson (DET), 17-73, 2 TD
G. Riggs (ATL), 15-64
Rec
J. Jones (DET), 3-16
F. Dixon (ATL), 4-87, 1 TD

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