The Detroit Lions last playoff appearance was 1999, their last conference championship was in 1957 also that was the year of their last championship.
1957 versus the Cleveland Browns...
The Detroit Lions won 9 games in 2016 but the Green Bay Packers won the division championship. They won the division in 1991. They last won the NFL championship in 1957. That was before the Super Bowl.
0 the Detroit lions have never won a superbowl
The Detroit Lions and Cleveland Browns went to the 1957 NFL championship, and the Detroit Lions won 59-14.
Detroit Lions last winning season was in 2000, where they went 9-7.
* December 15, 1935: Detroit Lions - 26 New York Giants - 7* December 28, 1952: Detroit Lions - 17 Cleveland Browns - 7* December 27, 1953: Detroit Lions - 17 Cleveland Browns - 16* December 26, 1954: Cleveland Browns - 56 Detroit Lions - 10* December 29, 1957: Detroit Lions - 59 Cleveland Browns - 14NFC Conference Championship game - January 12, 1992 (Washington Redskins - 41 Detroit Lions - 10)
The Detroit Lions have never been to a Super Bowl.
Bob Miller, defensive tackle on three Detroit Lions NFL championship teams (1952, 1953, 1957), was with the Lions from 1952-1958.
In 1991 the beat the Dallas Cowboys to win the Division Championship.