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DETROIT -- Matt Stafford looked shaky in the first half but poised when the Detroit Lions needed him most. Stafford's 5-yard touchdown to running back Kevin Smith with 10 seconds remaining gave the Lions a 27-23 opening-day victory over the St. Louis Rams at Ford Field Sunday. Stafford overcame three first-half interceptions and passed for 355 yards to spoil Jeff Fisher's debut as the Rams' head coach. Greg Zuerlein's 46-yard field goal put the Rams ahead 23-20 with 1:55 left before Stafford led the Lions on a nine-play, 80-yard drive. St. Louis quarterback Sam Bradford completed 17 of 25 passes for 198 yards and a touchdown. Jason Hanson's 45-yard field goal completed the Lions' first drive of the second half and tied the game 13-13. The Rams regained the lead with 9:45 remaining on Bradford's 23-yard completion to Brandon Gibson, who beat the one-on-one coverage of cornerback Jonte Green down the left sideline. St. Louis' celebration was sh...
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