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Lions   3 13 10 14
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Next Game: Patriots - 9/07 vs. Mia | Lions - 9/08 vs. NYG

Our Head-to-Head feature is based on season stats. Check marks were given to the team with a higher ranking for that particular category.

Patriots Average Team Rankings Lions
6.8 Total Offense 15.0
15.2 Total Defense 16.4
10.8 Passing Offense 9.9
13.2 Passing Defense 18.3
10.8 Rushing Offense 17.8
23.3 Rushing Defense 7.7
9.8 Receiving Offense 8.5
17.8 Receiving Defense 21.3
16.3 Punting 19.2
13.7 Return 15.2
8.5 Kicking 31.5

Total Offense Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Points/Game 27.8 3 24.7 13
Total Yds/Game 384.5 7 392.1 6
Giveaways 20 9 34 30
Total 1st Downs 378 2 350 7
3rd Down Efficiency 37.6% 17 43.0% 4
4th Down Efficiency 46.7% 14 35.7% 24
Total TDs 44 8 44 7
Scoring Efficiency 40.8% 4 32.1% 20
3 and Out Drives 37 6 37 5
Penalties 69 2 110 25
Penalty Yds 625 3 925 24
Avg Total Off. Rank 6.8 15.0

Total Defense Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Points/Game 21.1 10 23.5 15
Opp. Total Yds/Game 373.1 26 346.6 16
Takeaways 29 11 22 21
Opp. Total 1st Downs 338 26 290 8
Opp. 3rd Down Efficiency 42.2% 30 30.3% 1
Opp. 4th Down Efficiency 19.0% 7 75.0% 22
Opp. Total TDs 36 15 34 9
Opp. Scoring Efficiency 29.6% 6 36.7% 23
Opp. 3 and Out Drives 40 23 50 8
Opp. Penalties 110 6 87 26
Opp. Penalty Yds 951 7 681 31
Avg Total Def. Rank 15.2 16.4

Passing Offense Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 628 7 634 5
Total Completions 380 4 371 11
Completion Pct. 60.5 16 58.5 24
Passing Yds/Game 255.4 10 280.1 3
Yds/Attempts 6.51 15 7.07 9
Passing TDs 25 14 29 8
INTs Thrown 11 8 19 20
QB Rating 87.3 15 84.2 18
Passing 1st Downs 225 5 221 6
Sacks Allowed 40 12 23 2
Sacks Yds Allowed 256 13 168 3
Avg Passing Off. Rank 10.8 9.9

Passing Defense Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 589 23 572 19
Opp. Total Completions 336 11 338 13
Opp. Completion Pct. 57.0 4 59.1 12
Opp. Passing Yds/Game 239.0 18 246.9 23
Opp. Yds/Attempts 6.49 13 6.91 19
Opp. Passing TDs 25 16 24 13
Interceptions 17 13 15 18
Opp. QB Rating 81.0 9 85.0 19
Opp. Passing 1st Downs 208 27 197 19
Sacks 48 5 33 28
Sacks Yds 313 6 249 18
Avg Passing Def. Rank 13.2 18.3

Rushing Offense Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 470 9 445 14
Rushing Yds/Game 129.1 9 112.0 17
Yds/Carry 4.4 9 4.0 22
Rushing TDs 19 2 15 11
Rushing 1st Downs 110 9 106 11
Rushing Fumbles 10 27 20 32
Avg Rushing Off. Rank 10.8 17.8

Rushing Defense Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 481 29 377 4
Opp. Rushing Yds/Game 134.1 30 99.8 6
Opp. Yds/Carry 4.5 26 4.2 19
Opp. Rushing TDs 11 12 10 9
Opp. Rushing 1st Downs 110 27 62 1
Opp. Rushing Fumbles 7 16 10 7
Avg Rushing Def. Rank 23.3 7.7

Receiving Offense Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Receptions 380 4 371 11
Receiving Yds/Game 271.4 10 290.6 3
Yds/Reception 11.4 17 12.5 4
Receiving TDs 25 14 29 8
Receiving 1st Downs 225 5 221 6
Receiving Fumbles 2 9 4 19
Avg Receiving Off. Rank 9.8 8.5

Receiving Defense Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Receptions 336 11 338 13
Opp. Receiving Yds/Game 258.6 20 262.4 24
Opp. Yds/Receptions 12.3 26 12.4 29
Opp. Receiving TDs 25 16 24 13
Opp. Receiving 1st Downs 208 27 197 19
Opp. Receiving Fumbles 5 7 1 30
Avg Receiving Def. Rank 17.8 21.3

Punting Stats Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Punts 77 19 72 25
Punting Yds 3523 17 3399 20
Punting Average 45.8 10 46.6 8
Inside 20 29 10 22 28
Touchbacks 12 2 10 4
Blocked 0 9 1 21
Net Punting Average 32.0 31 40.4 9
Avg Punting Stats Rank 16.3 19.2

Return Stats Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Kick Returns 39 20 34 23
Kick Return Yds 935 16 816 21
Kick Returns for TD 0 19 1 4
Punt Returns 36 11 38 10
Punt Return Yds 387 8 392 7
Punt Returns for TD 0 8 1 26
Avg Returns Stats Rank 13.7 15.2

Kicking Stats Patriots Lions
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Extra Points Made 44 8 42 12
Extra Points Pct. 44/44 100.0 8 42/43 97.7 15
Field Goals Made 38 1 19 31
Field Goal Pct. 38/41, 92.7 1 19/24, 79.2 31
FG 1-19 1/1, 100.0 8 1/1, 100.0 5
FG 20-29 8/8, 100.0 13 5/5, 100.0 25
FG 30-39 13/13, 100.0 1 6/8, 75.0 26
FG 40-49 11/13, 0 6 4/7, 0 32
FG 50+ 5/6, 83.3 5 3/3, 100.0 12
Avg Kicking Stats Rank 8.5 31.5

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