1970 Detroit Lions Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-4
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Joe Schmidt (10-4)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1970 Detroit Lions Statistics
1970 Detroit Lions Results

The Detroit Lions of the National Football League ended the 1970 season with a record of 10 wins and 4 losses, finishing second in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1. Joe Schmidt coached the team. The 1970 Detroit Lions lost in the Division Playoff.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
20Lem BarneyLCBSeptember 8, 19456'0"188Jackson St.Gulfport, MS USA130
81Charlie BrownWROctober 13, 19486'2"195Northern ArizonaOakland, CA USA140
87Craig CottonTEJuly 7, 19476'5"216Youngstown St.Elizabeth, PA USA140
52Bill CottrellT-G-CSeptember 18, 19446'4"255Delaware ValleyChester, PA USA100
40Nick EddyRBAugust 23, 19446'1"210Notre DameDunsmuir, CA USA110
24Mel FarrFBNovember 3, 19446'2"210UCLABeaumont, TX USA120
54Ed FlanaganCFebruary 23, 19446'3"245PurdueSan Bernardino, CA USA140
76Rocky FreitasRTSeptember 7, 19456'6"270Oregon St.Kailua, HI USA1414
68Frank GallagherRGMarch 2, 19436'2"245North CarolinaChester, PA USA140
72Dan GoichDTApril 30, 19446'4"240CaliforniaChicago, IL USA140
74Larry HandRDEJuly 10, 19406'4"250Appalachian St.Paterson, NJ USA140
80Dave HaverdickDTJanuary 19, 19486'4"245Morehead St.Canton, OH USA80
85Chuck HughesWRMarch 24, 19435'11"173Texas-El PasoPhiladelphia, PA USA136
71Alex KarrasLDTJuly 15, 19356'2"248IowaGary, IN USA130
66Bob KowalkowskiGNovember 5, 19436'3"240VirginiaUpper Darby, PA USA100
11Greg LandryQBDecember 18, 19466'4"210MassachusettsNashua, NH USA126
44Dick LeBeauRCBSeptember 9, 19376'1"185Ohio St.London, OH USA140
53Mike LucciMLBDecember 29, 19396'2"230PittsburghAmbridge, PA USA140
12Errol MannKJune 27, 19416'0"200North DakotaBreckenridge, MN USA140
46Bruce MaxwellRBMarch 23, 19476'1"220ArkansasCrossett, AR USA110
25Earl McCullouchWRJanuary 10, 19465'11"175USCClarksville, TX USA108
57Terry MillerLBApril 11, 19466'2"225IllinoisMattoon, IL USA10
83Jim MitchellLDESeptember 15, 19486'3"245Virginia St.Danville, VA USA140
62Ed MooneyLBFebruary 26, 19456'2"225Texas TechBrooklyn, NY USA140
19Bill MunsonQBAugust 11, 19416'2"203Utah St.Sacramento, CA USA88
50Paul NaumoffLLBJuly 3, 19456'1"215TennesseeColumbus, OH USA1414
23Phil OdleWRNovember 23, 19425'11"195BYUMacdonia, IL USA40
36Steve OwensRBDecember 9, 19476'2"215OklahomaGore, OK USA60
67Rocky RasleyGApril 27, 19476'3"250Oregon St.Bakersfield, CA USA80
47Wayne RasmussenFSJune 7, 19426'2"175South Dakota St.Chicago, IL USA148
84Joe RobbDE-LBMarch 15, 19376'3"238TCULufkin, TX USA60
82Jerry RushRDTAugust 7, 19426'4"265Michigan St.Pontiac, MI USA140
88Charlie SandersTEAugust 25, 19466'4"225MinnesotaRichlands, NC USA140
58Bill SaulLBNovember 19, 19406'4"224Penn St.Unionville, PA USA130
73Roger ShoalsLTDecember 13, 19386'4"260MarylandBaltimore, MD USA140
42Altie TaylorRBSeptember 29, 19475'10"200Utah St.Pittsburg, CA USA140
38Bill TriplettRB-DBMay 9, 19406'2"215Miami (OH)Indianola, MS USA140
48Tom VaughnFSFebruary 28, 19435'11"190Iowa St.Troy, OH USA117
55Wayne WalkerRLBSeptember 30, 19366'2"225IdahoBoise, ID USA140
63Chuck WaltonLGJuly 7, 19416'3"253Iowa St.Shattuck, OK USA140
49Larry WaltonWRFebruary 8, 19476'0"180Arizona St.Johnstown, PA USA130
18Herman WeaverPNovember 17, 19486'4"210TennesseeVilla Rica, GA USA140
28Mike WegerSSOctober 2, 19456'2"200Bowling GreenDallas, TX USA140
45Bobby WilliamsKRFebruary 28, 19426'0"205Central OklahomaGeiger, AL USA140
75Jim YarbroughTOctober 28, 19466'5"265FloridaCharlotte, NC USA120



NFL Schedule

Date Time (ET)
Thu, Sep 12 TB 20 at CAR 14 Final
Sun, Sep 15 JAC 3 at HOU 6 11:45 3rd
Sun, Sep 15 NE 13 at MIA 0 12:10 3rd
Sun, Sep 15 LAC 10 at DET 6 15:00 3rd
Sun, Sep 15 BUF 21 at NYG 7 Half
Sun, Sep 15 DAL 14 at WAS 7 Half
Sun, Sep 15 SF 24 at CIN 10 Half
Sun, Sep 15 MIN 10 at GB 21 Half
Sun, Sep 15 ARI 6 at BAL 17 Half
Sun, Sep 15 IND 13 at TEN 7 Half
Sun, Sep 15 SEA 7 at PIT 10 Half
Sun, Sep 15 KC at OAK 4:05 p.m.
Sun, Sep 15 NO at LAR 4:25 p.m.
Sun, Sep 15 CHI at DEN 4:25 p.m.
Sun, Sep 15 PHI at ATL 8:20 p.m.
Mon, Sep 16 CLE at NYJ 8:15 p.m.
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