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7-4, 1st in NFC North

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Take a look at what is half-off at a jersey store in the French Market in New Orleans -- yep, Calvin Johnson jerseys. Lions play the Saints in New Orleans tomorrow.

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A far cry from Barry Sanders

Per ESPN Stats & Info, the Lions haven't had a 100-yard rusher since Week 13 of 2013, when Reggie Bush did so against the Packers. That's 47 straight games without one.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Tahir Whitehead, Ezekiel Ansah and DeAndre Levy officially questionable for Sunday against New Orleans. Good news for the Lions is a full practice for Ansah on Friday.

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Don't forget about Anquan Boldin

For all of the Hall of Fame discussion about the NFL's most senior vets, Boldin tends to get lost in the shuffle. But folks around the league rave about his candidacy for Canton. Mort & Schefter's notebook

Why Anquan Boldin might surprise in Week 13 (0:48)
ESPN Stats & Info

Man and metric agree: Saints over Lions

Both of our NFL Nation reporters like New Orleans to score often and win over Detroit. ESPN's Football Power Index also gives the Saints a significant advantage, pegging them as 3-1 favorites. Predictions (Insider)

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

All Lions players at practice again.

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Betting advice on every Week 13 NFL game

Where does the betting value lie in NFL Week 13? Chalk's experts provide comprehensive against-the-spread and over/under advice for each contest in one handy file.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Rafael Bush, Tyrunn Walker and Theo Riddick are captains for the Lions this week. Both Bush and Walker played for the Saints in the past.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

First question to Jim Caldwell -- who wins tonight, Western Michigan or Ohio. That's some MACtion.

Are the Raiders overrated? (1:10)

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Same crew for the Lions with limited practice including Theo Riddick and Ezekiel Ansah.

ESPN Stats & Info

Matthew Stafford approaching history

Stafford needs one more game-winning drive in the fourth quarter or OT to break the record (since the 1970 merger) for most in a season. Six other QBs have had seven, including two Colts: Peyton Manning (twice) and Andrew Luck. (ESPN Stats & Info) Milestone tracker

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

All Lions players present and accounted for at open portion of practice Thursday, including injured LBs Tahir Whitehead and DeAndre Levy.

Will Marvin Jones' injury impact his fantasy relevance? (1:08)

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Jim Bob Cooter on possibly becoming a head coach: "I'm way out of the world of worrying about that stuff."

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Evaluators lean toward Saints over Lions

Two of three personnel men polled by Mike Sando like Drew Brees & Co. to win again at home. The third, however, put his faith in the Lions' ability to win close games. Evaluators' predictions (Insider)

Team Stats

Passing Yards248.716th
Rushing Yards80.830th
Points For22.3Tied-19th
Points Against21.615th

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