2 Detroit Lions 1954 Programs for West Coast Games.
Lot 266. 2 Detroit Lions 1954 Programs for West Coast Games. Led by Bobby Layne and coach Buddy Parker, the Lions posted the NFL’s best regular-season record and then faced the Cleveland Browns in the league’s championship game. On Oct. 24, they lost to the San Francisco 49ers at Kezar Stadium, 37-31. The following Sunday, on Oct. 31, they narrowly defeated the Los Angeles Rams, 27-24, at the Memorial Coliseum. The 49ers’ program is vg+, and the Rams’ program, vg+ to ex, each with 22 pages. Each has two pages of photos showing players for the home team. The Oct. 24 program has one page of Lions’ photos, and the Oct. 31 program, two. Layne and Parker appear in both. Winning Bid $20.