NFL Highlights: Lions 40 – Packers 10

11/28/2013

Joique BellDETROIT – It was a long time coming, but the Detroit Lions are back to being winners on Thanksgiving Day.

The Lions snapped a nine-game losing streak in their traditional Thanksgiving home game, as well as a five-game skid against the Green Bay Packers with a dominating 40-10 victory on Thursday.

Matthew Stafford threw for 330 yards, Reggie Bush rushed for 117 and a score and Calvin Johnson grabbed six passes for 101 yards and a touchdown. It was the first time since 2006 that Detroit had a 300-yard passer, a 100-yard rusher and a 100-yard receiver in the same game.

Tom McCarthy and Rod Woodson called the action on WestwoodOne Sports.

(Matthew Stafford’s arm is hit and Green Bay scoops up the fumble for a TD)

(Detroit ties the score at 10-10 on Matthew Stafford’s TD to Jeremy Ross)

(Reggie Bush’s 1-yd TD run puts the Lions up 17-10)

(Stafford finds Calvin Johnson and he takes it in for a 24-10 lead)

(Ndamukong Suh sacks Matt Flynn for a safety)

(Joique Bell scores from a yard out to put the Lions ahead 33-10)

(Kevin Ogletree’s one-handed grab caps the scoring)

(Calvin Johnson’s postgame interview with WestwoodOne sideline reporter Hub Arkush)

(Postgame recap from Tom McCarthy and Rod Woodson)

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