1989 Detroit Lions Schedule & Results

1989 Detroit Lions schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Saturday, August 12, 1989 FINAL
Cleveland (1-1) 25
Detroit (0-1) 24
Saturday, August 19, 1989 FINAL
Cincinnati (2-0) 35
Detroit (0-2) 3
Friday, August 25, 1989 FINAL
Detroit (0-3) 7
Seattle (2-1) 13
Saturday, September 2, 1989 FINAL
Detroit (0-4) 14
LA Rams (4-1) 24

Regular Season

Sun 9/10 1234FINAL
Phoenix (1-0) 0601016
Detroit (0-1) 307313
Pass
G. Hogeboom (PHO), 35-21-264, 1 INT, 1 TD
B. Gagliano (DET), 20-7-116, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Mitchell (PHO), 18-52
B. Sanders (DET), 9-71, 1 TD
Rec
J. Smith (PHO), 10-121
R. Clark (DET), 2-18
Sun 9/17 1234FINAL
Detroit (0-2) 077014
NY Giants (2-0) 3014724
Pass
B. Gagliano (DET), 31-21-344, 3 INT, 1 TD
P. Simms (NYG), 26-20-218, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Sanders (DET), 12-57, 1 TD
O. Anderson (NYG), 25-85, 1 TD
Rec
R. Johnson (DET), 9-172, 1 TD
O. Turner (NYG), 5-67, 1 TD
Sun 9/24 1234FINAL
Chicago (3-0) 1010131447
Detroit (0-3) 0137727
Pass
M. Tomczak (CHI), 25-17-302, 0 INT, 2 TD
B. Gagliano (DET), 19-9-126, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
N. Anderson (CHI), 16-116, 1 TD
B. Sanders (DET), 18-126, 1 TD
Rec
B. Muster (CHI), 3-11, 1 TD
R. Johnson (DET), 4-62
Sun 10/1 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (2-2) 0107623
Detroit (0-4) 30003
Pass
B. Brister (PIT), 27-21-267, 0 INT, 1 TD
R. Peete (DET), 30-15-160, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
W. Williams (PIT), 12-47
R. Johnson (DET), 1-8
Rec
L. Lipps (PIT), 7-126, 1 TD
R. Clark (DET), 6-124
Sun 10/8 1234FINAL
Detroit (0-5) 730717
Minnesota (3-2) 0240024
Pass
E. Hipple (DET), 18-7-90, 3 INT, 0 TD
T. Kramer (MIN), 18-11-146, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Sanders (DET), 23-99
R. Fenney (MIN), 9-35
Rec
R. Johnson (DET), 3-38
H. Jones (MIN), 2-44
Sun 10/15 1234FINAL
Detroit (1-5) 307717
Tampa Bay (3-3) 0103316
Pass
R. Peete (DET), 31-17-268, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. Ferguson (TB), 29-16-128, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
R. Peete (DET), 10-78, 1 TD
L. Tate (TB), 20-45
Rec
W. Stanley (DET), 5-86
B. Hill (TB), 6-49
Sun 10/22 1234FINAL
Minnesota (5-2) 3107020
Detroit (1-6) 00077
Pass
T. Kramer (MIN), 20-15-143, 0 INT, 0 TD
R. Peete (DET), 36-19-240, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
H. Walker (MIN), 20-89, 1 TD
B. Sanders (DET), 15-59
Rec
A. Anderson (MIN), 4-35
W. Stanley (DET), 6-60
Sun 10/29 12345F/OT
Detroit (1-7) 73010020
Green Bay (4-4) 37100323
Pass
R. Peete (DET), 28-14-201, 1 INT, 1 TD
D. Majkowski (GB), 45-29-367, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Sanders (DET), 30-184
B. Fullwood (GB), 12-35
Rec
R. Johnson (DET), 5-85, 1 TD
S. Sharpe (GB), 7-105, 1 TD
Sun 11/5 1234FINAL
Detroit (1-8) 7107731
Houston (5-4) 7714735
Pass
R. Peete (DET), 29-18-273, 1 INT, 1 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 38-30-345, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Sanders (DET), 19-91, 2 TD
A. Pinkett (HOU), 8-40
Rec
R. Johnson (DET), 6-77
D. Hill (HOU), 9-101, 1 TD
Sun 11/12 1234FINAL
Green Bay (5-5) 0314522
Detroit (2-8) 3210731
Pass
D. Majkowski (GB), 59-34-357, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Peete (DET), 15-7-77, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
D. Majkowski (GB), 8-46
B. Sanders (DET), 16-69, 1 TD
Rec
S. Sharpe (GB), 6-74
R. Johnson (DET), 5-53, 2 TD
Sun 11/19 1234FINAL
Detroit (2-9) 70007
Cincinnati (6-5) 0287742
Pass
B. Gagliano (DET), 19-8-88, 2 INT, 0 TD
B. Esiason (CIN), 39-30-399, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
B. Sanders (DET), 18-114, 1 TD
J. Brooks (CIN), 11-51
Rec
J. Phillips (DET), 3-41
T. McGee (CIN), 11-194, 1 TD
Thu 11/23 1234FINAL
Cleveland (7-4-1) 0100010
Detroit (3-9) 0103013
Pass
B. Kosar (CLE), 38-28-296, 1 INT, 0 TD
B. Gagliano (DET), 19-9-143, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Redden (CLE), 1-38, 1 TD
B. Sanders (DET), 28-145
Rec
R. Langhorne (CLE), 5-72
J. Phillips (DET), 4-42
Sun 12/3 1234FINAL
New Orleans (6-7) 0140014
Detroit (4-9) 777021
Pass
B. Hebert (NO), 26-16-99, 1 INT, 0 TD
R. Peete (DET), 18-8-177, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Hilliard (NO), 18-67, 1 TD
B. Sanders (DET), 20-72, 1 TD
Rec
D. Hilliard (NO), 6-31
R. Johnson (DET), 8-248, 1 TD
Sun 12/10 1234FINAL
Detroit (5-9) 0177327
Chicago (6-8) 370717
Pass
B. Gagliano (DET), 23-13-168, 1 INT, 0 TD
J. Harbaugh (CHI), 29-21-179, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Sanders (DET), 26-120, 2 TD
J. Harbaugh (CHI), 8-61
Rec
R. Johnson (DET), 4-30
N. Anderson (CHI), 9-58
Sun 12/17 1234FINAL
Tampa Bay (5-10) 00077
Detroit (6-9) 14103633
Pass
J. Ferguson (TB), 18-7-161, 3 INT, 1 TD
B. Gagliano (DET), 33-19-192, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
L. Tate (TB), 7-18
B. Sanders (DET), 21-104, 1 TD
Rec
J. Wilder (TB), 4-17
J. Phillips (DET), 10-115, 1 TD
Sun 12/24 1234FINAL
Detroit (7-9) 7710731
Atlanta (3-13) 01001424
Pass
B. Gagliano (DET), 30-17-213, 1 INT, 1 TD
C. Miller (ATL), 66-37-334, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Sanders (DET), 20-158, 3 TD
K. Jones (ATL), 7-37, 1 TD
Rec
R. Johnson (DET), 7-135, 1 TD
K. Jones (ATL), 7-38

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