2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
1-2, 4th in NFC North
Detroit dominates New England (1:10)
Clark breaks down Lions' shocking win over the Pats (0:59)
Patricia expresses the respect he has for Belichick (0:31)
Stafford: We dominated the line of scrimmage (1:45)
Johnson becomes Lions' first 100-yard rusher in 70 games (0:18)
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2dMichael Rothstein

K. Johnson ends Lions' 100-yard rushing drought

Lions rookie running back Kerryon Johnson had his most productive game as a pro and in the process rushed for 101 yards against the Patriots on Sunday night, ending the fourth-longest 100-yard rushing drought in NFL history.

Brady gets picked off by Slay (0:27)
Stafford lobs 33-yard TD to Jones (0:26)
Golladay stretches across goal line for TD (0:28)
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2dMike Reiss and Michael Rothstein

Gordon's Pats debut on hold, inactive vs. Lions

Josh Gordon, the talented but troubled wide receiver who was traded to the Patriots from the Browns last week, was inactive for Sunday's game against the Lions.

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2dAdam Schefter

Execs, coaches question why flags not reviewable

Some NFL teams already are complaining about what can and cannot be challenged after watching Packers linebacker Clay Matthews' controversial hit on Vikings QB Kirk Cousins and Lions cornerback Tracy Walker's nullified interception of Jimmy Garoppolo.

Bruschi says Patricia 'may have a little bit of an advantage' when facing Belichick (1:36)
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6dMichael Rothstein

Lions add insurance at CB, re-sign Shead

The Lions have brought back DeShawn Shead to bolster the cornerback positioin with starter Darius Slay recovering from a concussion.

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9dMichael Rothstein

Lions DB Diggs rips fourth-quarter holding call

Lions defensive back Quandre Diggs says a holding call against him that negated a potentially game-changing interception was "awful" because it wasn't holding and it was away from the ball. "I don't feel like you make that call at the end," Diggs said.


49ers hang on to beat Lions 30-27

Jimmy Garoppolo threw two touchdown passes, Matt Breida ran for 138 yards and San Francisco's longest TD run in four seasons , and the 49ers bounced back from a season-opening loss by beating the Detroit Lions 30-27 on Sunday.

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9dMichael Rothstein

Lions' Slay out with concussion; Blount ejected

Detroit Lions All-Pro cornerback Darius Slay left Sunday's game against San Francisco with a concussion and was ruled out, while LeGarrette Blount was ejected for leaving the bench area and shoving the 49ers' Elijah Lee.

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11dMichael Rothstein

Lions minus Lang, potentially 2 others vs. Niners

The Lions won't have T.J. Lang (back) on Sunday in San Francisco, and Ezekiel Ansah (shoulder) and LeGarrette Blount (shoulder) could join him on the sideline.

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13dMichael Rothstein

Source: MRI on Lions DE Ansah encouraging

An MRI on Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah showed no serious injuries, a source tells ESPN's Adam Schefter. Ansah is hopeful he'll be ready to face San Francisco on Sunday.

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14dMichael Rothstein

Patricia downplays Jets talk day after blowout

First-year coach Matt Patricia also said effort by his team was not a problem in a 48-17 season-opening loss to the Jets on Monday night.

Team Stats

Passing Yards294.78th
Rushing Yards98.7Tied-16th
Points For23.3Tied-14th
Points Against29.326th

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