Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/28/12
DETROIT -- Matthew Stafford looked like his old self and gave the Detroit Lions a desperately needed victory. Stafford had three touchdown passes, including a one-yard game-winner to Titus Young with 20 seconds remaining, to give the Lions a 28-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks at Ford Field on Sunday. Stafford also ran for a score and finished with 352 yards passing while completing 34 of 49 attempts. Stafford tossed 41 touchdown passes last season but had just five in Detroit's first six games this season. Young, replacing the injured Nate Burleson, caught nine passes for 100 yards and two scores. Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch, who entered the game as the league's fourth-leading rusher with 652 yards, had a career-long 77-yard touchdown run in the first half. He finished with 105 yards on 12 carries. Rookie Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson completed 24 of 34 passes for 217 yards and two touchdowns. Stafford scored on a one-yard bootleg, his third rushing t...
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