1982 Lions

Lost Wild Card Game

League Note
A 57-day players' strike reduced the 1982 season to a 9 game schedule. For the post-season, division standings were ignored and eight teams from each conference were seeded based on their regular season records.

Head Coach
Monte Clark
General Manager
Russ Thomas
Team Owner
William Clay Ford Sr.
Stadium
Attendance
352,481 total
70,496 per game

1982 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 15 Jimmy Williams / LB
2 42 Bobby Watkins / DB
3 69 Stave Doig / LB
4 96 Bruce McNorton / DB
5 127 William Graham / DB