The Eagles are just trailing 21-20 against the Lions with 5:55 left in the third quarter.
The Lions lead 14-0 over the Eagles with 12:57 left in the second.
The Detroit Lions host the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 5 of the NFL schedule on Sunday, kick off time at 1:00 PM ET, at Ford Field.
The Philadelphia Eagles (3-0) just came from a bye and defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers, 34-3, two weeks ago. Rookie quarterback Carson Wentz threw for 301 yards and two touchdown in 23-for-31 passes. Wendel Smallwood led in rushing with 79 yards and a touchdown in 17 carries while Kenjon Barner added 42 yards and a touchdown in eight attempts. Darren Sproles led in receiving with 128 yards and a touchdown in six receptions while Brent Celek had 61 yards in three catches. Also, Dorial Green-Becham had 33 yards in three catches.
On the offense, Philadelphia is averaging 30.7 points and 369.7 yards per game. On the defense, Philadelphia is allowing 9.0 points and 274.3 yards per game against the opponents.
The Detroit Lions (1-3) lost to the Chicago Bears, 17-14, last week in which quarterback Matthew Stafford threw for 213 yards and two interceptions in 23-for-36 passes. Theo Riddick led in rushing with 31 yards in 11 carries while Stafford had 17 yards. Marvin Jones led in receiving with 74 yards in five catches while Eric Ebron had 42 yards in four receptions. Also, Anquan Boldin had 42 yards in four catches.
On the offense, Detroit is averaging 23.8 points and 376.0 yards per game. On the defense, the Detroit is allowing 25.5 points and 386.2 yards per game against the opponents.
Philadelphia Eagles vs Detroit Lions game schedule info:
Date: October 9, 2016
Kick off Time: 1:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: CBS
Live Stream: NFL Game Pass
Opening Line, Odds and Point Spread: PK, 46.0 O/U