Found November 11, 2013 on thepigskinreport.com:
The Detroit Lions were able to hold on for a 21-19 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday. Josh McCown, replacing QB Jay Cutler in the fourth quarter, were able to move the Bears down the field for a last minute touchdown throw to WR Brandon Marshall, but the Detroit defense was able to thwart a two-point attempt by the Bears. With their second win of the season over Chicago and with Green Bay falling at home to the Philadelphia Eagles, the Lions have moved into first place in the NFC North and the playoffs are now within reach. Since re-alignment hit the NFL, this is the first time in Lions history that they have been in first place in the NFC North this late in the regular season. QB Matthew Stafford threw for just 219 years on Sunday but he did manage three touchdowns, two of them going to his favorite target, QR Calvin Johnson. With his scores, Johnson now owns the Lions record for the most touchdowns by a Detroit receiver with 63 total scores. In his last three games, Johnson has...
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