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Detroit Lions (3-3)


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@ Dal
L 24-26
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vs. GB
W 31-23
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@ Mia
W 32-21
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vs. Sea
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Running game starting to emerge for Lions

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions have won two straight and three of four in large part because they finally have a running game.

In Sunday's 32-21 victory over the Miami Dolphins, the Lions churned out 248 yards on the ground, their highest single-game rushing output in 21 years.

The Lions averaged 7.1 yards per carry. Kerryon Johnson ran for 158 yards, including a 71-yard burst in the first quarter.

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NFC North Division
TeamWLTPct
Minnesota 421.643
Green Bay 321.583
Detroit 330.500
Chicago 330.500
Full Standings
Leaders
Pass Yds: M. Stafford1602
Pass TDs: M. Stafford12
Rush Yds: K. Johnson444
Rush TDs: L. Blount3
Rec Yds: G. Tate467
Rec TDs: K. Golladay3
Int: Q. Diggs1
Sacks: D. Kennard5.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 2283 (23)
Passing Yards: 1616 (23)
Rushing Yards: 734 (16)
Points per game: 26.2 (12)
Yards per game: 380.5 (12)
Touchdowns: 16 (19)
Field Goals: 13 (8)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 2161 (9)
Passing Yards: 1473 (5)
Rushing Yards: 836 (26)
Points per game: 26.3 (23)
Yards per game: 360.2 (16)
Touchdowns: 16 (14)
Field Goals: 11 (15)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/15 T. Bates active/prac. squad
10/15 G. Dooley pract. squad add
10/15 J. Agnew on IR knee
10/10 L. Pipkins acquired from waiver
10/10 M. Flowers cut
10/8 H. Valles pract. squad add
10/6 C. LeBlanc active/prac. squad
10/6 H. Valles cut
10/6 D. Virgin pract. squad add
10/6 R. Milligan pract. squad del
Injuries
Date Player Status
10/21 T. Riddick knee (Out)
10/21 E. Ansah shoulder (Out)
10/21 T. Lang concussion (Questionable)
10/21 M. Roberts knee (Questionable)
10/15 J. Agnew knee (IR)
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