1937 Detroit Lions Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 7-4
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's West Division
Coach: Dutch Clark (7-4)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1937 Detroit Lions Roster
1937 Detroit Lions Results

The Detroit Lions of the National Football League ended the 1937 season with a record of 7 wins and 4 losses, finishing second in the NFL's West Division.

The Lions scored 180 points, and the stingy defense yielded 105. Dutch Clark rushed for a team-leading 468 yards for Detroit, while Ernie Caddel and Ace Gutowsky additionally aided the ground game.

Bill Shepherd threw for 297 yards, and Dutch Clark threw the ball, too. Ernie Caddel topped all receivers, hauling in 9 passes, while Ed Klewicki added 134 receiving yards.

Dutch Clark coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Bill Shepherd461941.32976.524.3715.2038.3
Dutch Clark391948.72025.212.637.7040.8
Vern Huffman23521.71024.414.3626.1020.5
Ace Gutowsky8112.5303.800.0225.0303.1
Ernie Caddel400.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dutch Clark964684.95
Ernie Caddel764295.63
Ace Gutowsky1283612.81
Bill Shepherd933253.52
Vern Huffman351875.30
Lloyd Cardwell361815.00
Chuck Hanneman25326.550 1
Ed Klewicki10535.30
Lee Kizzire7202.90
Butch Morse1-3-3.0-3 0
Totals48420744.350 12


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ernie Caddel9808.90
Ed Klewicki813416.80
Butch Morse813116.438 1
Vern Huffman810413.00
Harry Ebding58917.81
Lloyd Cardwell35117.045 1
Dutch Clark23316.523 1
Chuck Hanneman199.00
Totals4463114.345 4



Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Hupke 1
Vern Huffman 1
Bill Shepherd 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Dutch Clark5116045
Bill Shepherd2127031
Regis Monahan55020
Ernie Caddel3000018
Harry Ebding1200018
Jack Johnson10006
Tom Hupke10006
Ed Klewicki0010006
Ace Gutowsky10006
Butch Morse010006
Chuck Hanneman100006
Lloyd Cardwell010006
Vern Huffman0010006


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