Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • GB 126
    • 561 DET
  • Turnovers

    • GB 3
    • 4 DET
  • Possession

    GB DET
    40:26 19:34
  • 1st Downs

    • GB 7
    • 30 DET

Game Information

Ford Field
,
Coverage: FOX
  • Detroit, MI 48226
  • Line: DET -3.5
Attendance: 64,934
100%
Capacity: 64,500
Referees: Gene Steratore
11/29/2013 Associated Press

Lions get first Thanksgiving win in 10 years

Matthew Stafford made up for some mistakes with three touchdown passes, including one to Calvin Johnson, to help the Detroit Lions score 37 straight points after an awful start to beat the Green Bay Packers 40-10 on Thursday.

Scoring Summary

FOX1234T
Packers0100010
Lions01791440
second QuarterGBDET
FG
14:56
David Akers 27 Yard Field Goal is Good
11 plays, 80 yards, 5:42
03
FG
12:46
Mason Crosby 54 Yard Field Goal is Good
5 plays, 24 yards, 2:10
33
TD
12:41
Morgan Burnett 1 Yard Fumble Return
1 play, 2 yards, 0:08
103
XP
12:33
Mason Crosby Kick is Good
1 play, 2 yards, 0:08
103
TD
4:37
Jeremy Ross 5 Yard Pass From Matthew Stafford
8 plays, 85 yards, 4:09
109
XP
4:33
David Akers Kick is Good
8 plays, 85 yards, 4:09
1010
TD
1:26
Reggie Bush 1 Yard Run
3 plays, 33 yards, 1:16
1016
XP
1:22
David Akers Kick is Good
3 plays, 33 yards, 1:16
1017
third QuarterGBDET
TD
9:15
Calvin Johnson 20 Yard Pass From Matthew Stafford
9 plays, 63 yards, 4:22
1023
XP
9:08
David Akers Kick is Good
9 plays, 63 yards, 4:22
1024
SF
0:58
Matt Flynn Sacked By Ndamukong Suh In End Zone For -2 Yards
2 plays, -5 yards, 0:43
1026
fourth QuarterGBDET
TD
13:10
Joique Bell 1 Yard Run
5 plays, 57 yards, 2:47
1032
XP
13:06
David Akers Kick is Good
5 plays, 57 yards, 2:47
1033
TD
4:23
Kevin Ogletree 20 Yard Pass From Matthew Stafford
11 plays, 75 yards, 7:18
1039
XP
4:17
David Akers Kick is Good
11 plays, 75 yards, 7:18
1040

Research Notes

  • Packers Offense - Thursday at Lions

    Worst Since
    Rush yards242005
    Pass yards1022006
    1st downs7*2006
    Completions102006
    *0 rushing 1st downs (1st time since 1990)

  • Matt Flynn posted a 2.1 Total QBR on Thursday, the lowest single-game number by a Packers starting quarterback in the Total QBR era.- Note edited due to change in Flynn's Total QBR.

  • The Lions 30-point win over the Packers was their largest win against Green Bay since 1973. They had lost 15 of their previous 16 games against them.

  • Won by 30 Points Despite 4 or More Turnovers - Last 20 Seasons

    OpponentFinal
    2013LionsPackers40-10
    2001RamsPanthers48-14
    2000TitansCowboys31-0
    1995RaidersEagles48-17
    1995DolphinsJets52-14

  • The Lions outgained the Packers Thursday by 435 yards, just the fourth time in the last ten seasons an NFL team gained 400 yards or more than their opponent in a single game. It's the second-largest such disparity in that span - the 2005 Eagles outgained the 49ers by 441 yards in Week 2 of that season.

  • The Lions' 30-point win Thursday was their largest on Thanksgiving Day since 1997 and their largest ever on Thanksgiving against the Packers (21 total meetings).

  • With his TD today, Calvin Johnson has caught a TD pass in 5 straight and 6 of his 7 career games on Thanksgiving Day.

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