Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) – Corey Fuller’s touchdown catch inside of two
minutes to play capped a late Detroit comeback to give the Lions a 24-23 win
over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
Matthew Stafford struggled for much of the game, but led two fourth-quarter
touchdown drives for Detroit and finished 27-of-40 for 299 yards with two
scoring passes and two interceptions.
Golden Tate stepped up again in place of an inactive Calvin Johnson as he
caught 10 passes for 154 yards and a touchdown, while Joique Bell added a
rushing touchdown for the Lions (5-2), who have won their past two games.
Drew Brees went 28-for-45 for 342 yards with two touchdowns and an
interception for the Saints (2-4), who have lost all four of their road
contests this season.
Marques Colston had six catches for 111 yards, while Kenny Stills added five
receptions for 103 yards and a score in the loss.