Mikel Leshoure leapt cornerback Derek Cox early. Joique Bell jumped over safety Chris Prosinski late.
In between those highlight-reel plays, the Detroit duo gave the Lions their best rushing attack in nearly a year.
Leshoure ran for 70 yards and three touchdowns, and Bell added 73 yards and a score as the Lions turned in their most complete victory of the season, 31-14 over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.
Detroit dominated from start to finish, building a 21-point lead before halftime and coasting after the break. It was a much different feeling for the Lions (4-4), who trailed in the second half in each of their other wins.
''We wanted to get off to a good start, a fast start, an early start,'' Leshoure said.
Even receiver Calvin Johnson got in on the action.
Johnson, who got off to slow starts in Detroit's last three games, had five receptions for 99 yards before the Jaguars (1-7) even recorded a first down. He finished with seven catches for 129 yard...