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Detroit Lions (1-2)


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vs. NYJ
L 17-48
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@ SF
L 27-30
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vs. NE
W 26-10
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@ Dal
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vs. GB
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Strong defensive effort carries to Lions to 1st win

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) A day after their first win of the season, the change in the mood of the previously winless Detroit Lions was evident.

In one corner of the locker room, linebacker Marquis Flowers and running back LeGarrette Blount engaged in a heated debate over whether Kobe Bryant or LeBron James was the greater basketball player.

"Just coming in today, it was a little bit different," Lions wide receiver Golden Tate said. "It's kind of a sigh of relief."

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NFC North Division
TeamWLTPct
Chicago 210.667
Green Bay 111.500
Minnesota 111.500
Detroit 120.333
Full Standings
Leaders
Pass Yds: M. Stafford895
Pass TDs: M. Stafford6
Rush Yds: K. Johnson161
Rush TDs: None 
Rec Yds: G. Tate257
Rec TDs: K. Golladay2
Int: Q. Diggs1
Sacks: E. Harold3.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 1180 (9)
Passing Yards: 909 (8)
Rushing Yards: 296 (16)
Points per game: 23.3 (14)
Yards per game: 393.3 (9)
Touchdowns: 6 (21)
Field Goals: 7 (3)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 904 (7)
Passing Yards: 537 (1)
Rushing Yards: 448 (32)
Points per game: 29.3 (26)
Yards per game: 301.3 (7)
Touchdowns: 8 (18)
Field Goals: 6 (25)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
9/20 J. Demby pract. squad add
9/20 K. Hatcher pract. squad del
9/19 D. Shead signed
9/19 K. Hatcher pract. squad add
9/19 A. Barrett pract. squad del
9/18 J. Demby cut
9/18 M. Cromartie cut
9/18 M. Cromartie off IR undisclosed
9/12 Z. Zenner cut
9/12 Z. Zenner off IR undisclosed
Injuries
Date Player Status
9/23 E. Ansah shoulder (Questionable)
9/23 A. Donnal knee (Out)
9/23 E. Harold hip (Questionable)
9/23 M. Jones Jr. ankle (Questionable)
9/23 T. Lang back (Questionable)
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