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Detroit Lions (3-6-1)


Sun. 11/3 Sun. 11/10 Sun. 11/17 Sun. 11/24 Thu. 11/28
@ Oak
L 24-31
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@ Chi
L 13-20
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vs. Dal
L 27-35
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@ Was
10:00 AM PT11:00 AM MT12:00 PM CT1:00 PM ET18:00 GMT2:00 11:00 AM MST12:00 PM CST1:00 PM EST12:00 PM CT22:00 UAE13:00 ET16:00
vs. Chi
9:30 AM PT10:30 AM MT11:30 AM CT12:30 PM ET17:30 GMT1:30 10:30 AM MST11:30 AM CST12:30 PM EST11:30 AM CT21:30 UAE12:30 ET15:30

Driskel, Lions put up points, but defense was weak link

DETROIT (AP) The Detroit Lions tried to upset Dallas with Jeff Driskel throwing passes and Bo Scarbrough carrying the ball.

Not exactly what this team planned at the beginning of the season.

Driskel threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns, and Scarbrough scored in his NFL debut, but despite a decent day from that no-name offense, the Lions lost 35-27 to the Cowboys on Sunday. Detroit has now lost six of its last seven games. Injuries to Matthew Stafford and Kerryon Johnson have hurt, but it was the defense that came up short against Dallas.

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NFC North Division
TeamWLTPct
Green Bay 820.800
Minnesota 830.727
Chicago 460.400
Detroit 361.350
Full Standings
Leaders
Pass Yds: M. Stafford2499
Pass TDs: M. Stafford19
Rush Yds: K. Johnson308
Rush TDs: K. Johnson2
Rec Yds: K. Golladay731
Rec TDs: K. Golladay8
Int: J. Coleman1
Sacks: T. Flowers5.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 3799 (9)
Passing Yards: 2977 (5)
Rushing Yards: 987 (19)
Points per game: 24.4 (11)
Yards per game: 379.9 (8)
Touchdowns: 26 (11)
Field Goals: 17 (11)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 4128 (30)
Passing Yards: 3024 (30)
Rushing Yards: 1242 (23)
Points per game: 27.2 (27)
Yards per game: 412.8 (30)
Touchdowns: 32 (30)
Field Goals: 14 (10)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
11/16 B. Scarbrough active/prac. squad
11/16 P. Perkins cut
11/16 M. Wile pract. squad add
11/12 D. Skipper acquired from waiver
11/12 K. Strong on IR ribs
11/9 A. Pittman pract. squad add
11/9 M. Wile pract. squad del
11/8 T. Carson cut
11/8 T. Carson off IR hamstring
11/6 B. Scarbrough pract. squad add
Injuries
Date Player Status
11/17 D. Hand ankle (Out)
11/17 M. Stafford hip, back (Out)
11/17 R. Wagner concussion (Out)
11/17 D. Harrison Sr. groin, resting veteran (Questionable)
11/17 S. Martin abdomen (Questionable)
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