0-1
14 -
Team 1 2 3 4
NYG 0 7 0 7
DET 14 0 13 8
35
1-0

Game Story

Matthew Stafford was at his best when improvising - and that alone may be a sign of improvement. Stafford threw two early touchdown passes to Calvin Johnson, and Detroit beat the New York Giants 35-14 on Monday night in Jim Caldwell's first game as Lions coach. It was a bright start for the Lions...

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
12:11
TD
Matthew StaffordDFP
passed to
Calvin JohnsonDFP
to the right for 67 yard gain (
Nate FreeseDFP
made PAT)
NYG 0 - DET 7
5:12
TD
Matthew StaffordDFP
passed to
Calvin JohnsonDFP
down the middle for 16 yard gain (
Nate FreeseDFP
made PAT)
NYG 0 - DET 14
2nd Quarter
12:54
TD
Eli ManningDFP
passed to
Larry DonnellDFP
to the left for 1 yard gain (
Josh BrownDFP
made PAT)
NYG 7 - DET 14
3rd Quarter
11:54
FG
Nate FreeseDFP
kicked a 28-yard field goal
NYG 7 - DET 17
5:50
FG
Nate FreeseDFP
kicked a 27-yard field goal
NYG 7 - DET 20
3:51
TD
Matthew StaffordDFP
rushed to the right for 5 yard gain (
Nate FreeseDFP
made PAT)
NYG 7 - DET 27
4th Quarter
11:53
TD
Rashad JenningsDFP
rushed to the left for 1 yard gain (
Josh BrownDFP
made PAT)
NYG 14 - DET 27
4:39
TD
Joique BellDFP
rushed to the right for 3 yard gain (2pt attempt converted,
Matthew StaffordDFP
pass to
Joseph FauriaDFP
)
NYG 14 - DET 35

Game Leaders

Passing

New York

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Eli ManningDFP
18 33 163 54.5 4.9 2 19 1 2 53.0 0

Detroit

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Matthew StaffordDFP
22 32 346 68.8 10.8 1 5 2 0 125.3 0

Rushing

New York

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Rashad JenningsDFP
16 46 2.9 14 1 0
Andre WilliamsDFP
5 9 1.8 5 0 0
Jerrel JerniganDFP
1 -2 -2.0 -2 0 0

Detroit

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Joique BellDFP
15 51 3.4 12 1 0
Reggie BushDFP
9 15 1.7 6 0 0
Golden TateDFP
1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Theo RiddickDFP
1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Matthew StaffordDFP
4 2 0.5 5 1 0

Receiving

New York

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Larry DonnellDFP
5 8 56 11.2 19 1 0
Rashad JenningsDFP
4 5 50 12.5 21 0 0
Jerrel JerniganDFP
4 7 25 6.3 9 0 0
Victor CruzDFP
2 6 24 12.0 20 0 0
Daniel FellsDFP
1 1 7 7.0 7 0 0
Rueben RandleDFP
2 3 1 0.5 1 0 0
Andre WilliamsDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Corey WashingtonDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Detroit

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Calvin JohnsonDFP
7 11 164 23.4 67 2 0
Golden TateDFP
6 6 93 15.5 44 0 0
Reggie BushDFP
6 6 49 8.2 24 0 0
Joseph FauriaDFP
1 3 26 26.0 26 0 0
Brandon PettigrewDFP
1 1 9 9.0 9 0 0
Joique BellDFP
1 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
Eric EbronDFP
0 2 0 N/A 0 0 0

Kicking

New York

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Josh BrownDFP
2 2 0 0 0 N/A 2

Detroit

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Sam MartinDFP
0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
Nate FreeseDFP
3 3 2 3 28 66.7 9

Punting

New York

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Steve WeatherfordDFP
5 40.2 1 0

Detroit

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Sam MartinDFP
2 54.5 1 0

Returns

New York

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Quintin DempsDFP
1 14 14.0 14 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Preston ParkerDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 2 30 15.0 18 0

Detroit

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Joique BellDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Jeremy RossDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 3 11 3.7 6 0

Defense

New York

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Cullen JenkinsDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Antrel RolleDFP
4 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Mike PattersonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mathias KiwanukaDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Daniel FellsDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jon BeasonDFP
1 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Dominique Rodgers-CromartieDFP
4 0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Jameel McClainDFP
1 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Robert Ayers Jr.DFP
1 0 1.0 5 0 0 0 0
Rashad JenningsDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason Pierre-PaulDFP
2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Walter ThurmondDFP
0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Stevie BrownDFP
6 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Prince AmukamaraDFP
4 4 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Jerrel JerniganDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jacquian WilliamsDFP
5 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Spencer PaysingerDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mark HerzlichDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Rueben RandleDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnathan HankinsDFP
4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Nat BerheDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

Detroit

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Rashean MathisDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
C.J. MosleyDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Stephen TullochDFP
6 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason JonesDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
DeAndre LevyDFP
9 1 0.0 0 1 1 13 0
Glover QuinDFP
4 1 0.0 0 1 1 18 0
Ndamukong SuhDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Joique BellDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
George JohnsonDFP
2 1 1.5 15 0 0 0 0
Nick FairleyDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Isa Abdul-QuddusDFP
4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahir WhiteheadDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Travis LewisDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ezekiel AnsahDFP
0 1 0.5 5 0 0 0 0
Darius SlayDFP
3 0 0.0 0 3 0 0 0
Devin TaylorDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Theo RiddickDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Nevin LawsonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Caraun ReidDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerome CouplinDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0