Final

Lions 21

(0-1, 0-1 away)

Falcons 34

(1-0, 1-0 home)

Coverage: FOX

1:00 PM ET, September 7, 2008

Georgia Dome, Atlanta, GA 

1 2 3 4 T
DET 0 14 7 021
ATL 21 0 10 334

Top Performers

Passing: J. Kitna (DET) - 262 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: M. Turner (ATL) - 22 CAR, 220 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: C. Johnson (DET) - 7 REC, 107 YDS

Team Averages & NFL Ranks

TEAM OFFENSETEAMPER GAME AVERAGE
Total YardsDET
 
 323
ATL
 
 301
Yards PassingDET
 
 242
ATL
 
 206
Yards RushingDET
 
 81
ATL
 
 95
TEAM DEFENSETEAMPER GAME AVERAGE
Yards AllowedDET
 
 378
ATL
 
 356
Pass Yds AllowedDET
 
 258
ATL
 
 228
Rush Yds AllowedDET
 
 119
ATL
 
 127

Head to Head Matchups (Since 2001)

Atlanta leads 3-2
Nov 5, 2006DET 30, ATL 14
Nov 24, 2005DET 7, ATL 27
Oct 10, 2004DET 17, @ATL 10
Dec 22, 2002DET 15, @ATL 36

Head to Head (Since 2001)

 
DET
ATL
SU2-3-0
2008: 0-1-0
3-2-0
2008: 1-0-0
ATS0-2-0
2008:      --
2-0-0
2008:      --
ATS @ATL0-1-01-0-0
ATS: favored0-1-0
2008:      --
1-0-0
2008:      --
ATS: underdog0-1-0
2008:      --
1-0-0
2008:      --