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NFL Capsule: Lions at Eagles

By The Associated Press
    2012-10-11 13:20

DETROIT (1-3) At PHILADELPHIA (3-1)

Sunday, 1 p.m., FOX

OPENING LINE - Eagles by 6 1/2

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Lions 0-4; Eagles 1-3-1

SERIES RECORD - Eagles lead 15-12-2

AP PRO32 RANKING - Lions No. 22; Eagles No. 11

LAST MEETING - Eagles beat Lions 35-32, Sept. 19, 2010

LAST WEEK - Lions had bye; Eagles lost to Steelers 16-14

LIONS OFFENSE - OVERALL (3), RUSH (24), PASS (2)

LIONS DEFENSE - OVERALL (9), RUSH (13), PASS (10)

EAGLES OFFENSE - OVERALL (11), RUSH (10), PASS (13)

EAGLES DEFENSE - OVERALL (8), RUSH (12), PASS (9)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Eagles have won last six meetings and are 3-0 vs. Lions under coach Andy Reid. ... Eagles offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg was Lions coach in 2001-02. ... Lions last beat Eagles,13-11, on Nov. 16, 1986 at old Veterans Stadium. ... Lions have three takeaways, tied for fewest in NFL. ... Lions outscored 60-31 in first half. ... Lions have just three plays of 30 yards or more. ... Matthew Stafford hasn't thrown TD pass to Calvin Johnson. ... After throwing 41 TDs and 16 interceptions last season, Stafford has fewer TD passes (three) than interceptions (four) this year. ... Lions have allowed kickoff and punt return for touchdowns in consecutive games, first team in NFL history to do so. ... Lions second straight opponent for Eagles coming off a bye. ... Michael Vick beat Lions in Week 2 of 2010 season in first start for Eagles. ... Vick had 104.2 passer rating vs. Steelers last week. It was Vick's 12th game with passer rating that exceeded 100 during his Eagles' career. ... TE Brent Celek has 74 receptions for 1,062 yards and six touchdowns in last 16 games. ... Eagles have held opponents to 5-for-16 in red zone, while limiting passers to 53.3 completion percentage (96 of 180). ... Eagles have combined 45-44 record before bye week under Reid, 84-39-1 after it.

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