The printable Detroit Lions 2017 football schedule includes TV listings, preseason and regular season schedule for the NFL season. Last season Detroit finished with a 9-7 record, finished second in their division. The Lions offense ranked 21st and their defense ranked 18th in the NFL last season. The Detroit Lions will play the 12th easiest NFL schedule in 2017. Detroit will play each opponent twice in NFC North and will play each opponent once in AFC North and NFC South. The Lions will also play one opponent from the NFC East and one opponent from the NFC West.