1958 Detroit Lions Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 4-7-1
Finishing 5th in the NFL's West Division
Coach: George Wilson (4-7-1)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1958 Detroit Lions Roster
1958 Detroit Lions Results

The Detroit Lions of the National Football League ended the 1958 season with a record of 4 wins and 7 losses and 1 ties, finishing fifth in the NFL's West Division. George Wilson coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Tobin Rote25711845.916786.5145.4103.96569.5
Earl Morrall32928.11885.9412.526.26665.1
Bobby Layne261246.21716.613.827.7048.7
Gene Gedman3266.711137.0133.300.081149.3
Yale Lary100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tobin Rote773514.627 3
John Johnson562544.519 0
Gene Gedman922092.317 4
Howard Cassady451984.433 0
Ken Webb561723.122 2
Dan Lewis251315.220 0
Earl Morrall7415.940 0
Yale Lary122.00
Dave Middleton210.50
Bobby Layne310.30
Totals36413603.740 9


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dave Middleton2950617.446 3
Jim Gibbons2536714.735 2
Howard Cassady2340617.781 7
Jim Doran2249522.565 4
Gene Gedman141067.624 3
Ken Webb11857.734 1
Perry Richards79012.930 0
John Johnson7608.618 0
Tom Rychlec22110.533 0
Dan Lewis11212.012 0
Totals141214815.281 20


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jim Martin2828100.019736.849
Gerry Perry11100.044100.013
Bobby Layne3133.31


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Yale Lary59252442.862
Earl Morrall12525.025

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Yale Lary271967.371 1
Terry Barr11232.122 0
Howard Cassady341.30
Totals412235.471 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Terry Barr419749.286 1
Ken Webb715422.029 0
Gene Gedman713118.727 0
Howard Cassady612621.039 0
Dan Lewis611018.328 0
Dave Whitsell36321.023 0
Lou Creekmur22311.517 0
Alex Karras11616.016 0
Dave Middleton11515.015 0
Jim Gibbons144.00
Tom Rychlec100.00
Totals3983921.586 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Joe Schmidt66911.525 0
Yale Lary37023.331 0
Terry Barr36220.740 0
Jim David3124.00
Bob Long22814.025 0
Gary Lowe22512.525 0
Wayne Walker13333.033 1
Dave Whitsell12929.029 0
Jack Christiansen100.00
Totals2232814.940 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
Jim Martin728049
Gene Gedman43000042
Howard Cassady070000042
Jim Doran400024
Dave Middleton03000018
Ken Webb21000018
Tobin Rote300018
Gerry Perry41013
Jim Gibbons2000012
Wayne Walker1100012
Yale Lary0100006
Terry Barr0100006
Bobby Layne00101


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