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NFL: Houston 34, Detroit 31 (OT)

DETROIT, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Shayne Graham kicked a 32-yard field goal with 2:21 remaining in overtime Thursday to complete a Houston rally and give the Texans a 34-31 win over Detroit.

NFL: Detroit 26, Philadelphia 23 (OT)

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Jason Hanson kicked a regulation-time field goal to forge a tie then added an overtime game-winner Sunday, lifting the Detroit Lions over Philadelphia 26-23.

NFL: San Francisco 27, Detroit 19

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Alex Smith hooked up with Vernon Davis on two touchdown passes Sunday and the San Francisco 49ers bested Detroit 27-19.
NFL: Detroit 26, Minnesota 23 (OT)

NFL: Detroit 26, Minnesota 23 (OT)

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Calvin Johnson's 40-yard catch and a Jason Hanson field goal in overtime Sunday handed the Detroit Lions a 26-23 victory over Minnesota.

NFL: Detroit 16, Buffalo 6

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Shaun Hill threw for Detroit's only touchdown Thursday and the Lions wrapped up their exhibition season by defeating Buffalo 16-6.

Lions sign ex-Spartans kicker Rayner

DETROIT, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Free agent kicker Dave Rayner said Tuesday he has been signed by the Detroit Lions to replace injured veteran Jason Hanson.

NFL: Green Bay 28, Detroit 26

GREEN BAY, Wis., Oct. 3 (UPI) -- Aaron Rodgers hurled a trio of touchdown passes, overcoming a pair of interceptions and leading Green Bay to a 28-26 win over Detroit Sunday.

NFL: Detroit 38, Cleveland 37

DETROIT, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Matthew Stafford's last-second touchdown throw -- his fifth of the game -- and an extra point kick gave Detroit a 38-37 win Sunday over the Cleveland Browns.

NFL: Detroit 19, Washington 14

DETROIT, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Matthew Stafford passed for a touchdown, Maurice Morris ran for another and Detroit ended its 19-game losing streak Sunday, beating Washington 19-14.

NFL: Detroit 27, Atlanta 26

DETROIT, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Jason Hanson kicked a 47-yard field goal in the closing seconds Saturday to give the Detroit Lions a 27-26 pre-season win over the Atlanta Falcons.

NFL: Detroit 14, Buffalo 6

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Jerome Felton scored the only touchdown of the game Thursday and Detroit finished its exhibition schedule unbeaten with a 14-6 decision over Buffalo.

NFL: Detroit 25, Kansas City 20

DETROIT, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- T.J. Duckett rushed for 102 yards and a touchdown to give the Detroit Lions the edge in Sunday's 25-20 win against the Kansas City Chiefs.

NFL: Green Bay 37, Detroit 26

DETROIT, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Brett Favre threw three touchdown passes Thursday afternoon as the Green Bay Packers beat the Detroit Lions, 37-26.

Vrable among the top weekly NFL players

NEW YORK, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- New England Patriots linebacker Mike Vrabel Wednesday was named AFC Defensive Player of the Week.

NFL: Detroit 16, Chicago 7

CHICAGO, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Kevin Jones ran for 105 yards and one touchdown on 23 carries for Detroit as the Lions beat the Chicago Bears 16-7 Sunday.

NFL: Detroit 23, Tampa Bay 16

DETROIT, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Wide receiver Calvin Johnson scored a 32-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter Sunday as the Detroit Lions triumphed over the Buccaneers 23-16.

NFL: Detroit 37, Chicago 27

DETROIT, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Jon Kitna threw a pair of touchdown passes Sunday, leading the Detroit Lions to a record fourth quarter and a 37-27 win over division rival Chicago.

NFL: Detroit 20, Minnesota 17

DETROIT, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- A 37-yard field goal in overtime by Jason Hanson Sunday gave the Detroit Lions a 20-17 win over the Minnesota Vikings.

NFL: Detroit 36, Oakland 21

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Jon Kitna gave Detroit a fourth-quarter lead with his third touchdown pass Sunday, and the Lions scored 16 points in the final 4:22 to defeat Oakland, 36-21.

NFL: Buffalo 16, Detroit 13

DETROIT, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Rian Lindell kicked two fourth-quarter field goals Thursday night as the Buffalo Bills beat the Lions, 16-13, in an NFL preseason game at Detroit.

Barber takes NFC player weekly honor

NEW YORK, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- Tiki Barber, who set a New York Giants rushing record in the NFL's final regular season weekend, was selected an NFC player of the week.

NFL: Green Bay 17, Detroit 9

GREEN BAY, Wis., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Brett Favre became the NFL's all-time leader in pass completions Sunday afternoon as the Green Bay Packers beat Detroit, 17-9.

NFL: Arizona 17, Detroit 10

GLENDALE, Ariz., Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Matt Leinart threw for one touchdown and ran for another Sunday afternoon as the Arizona Cardinals beat the Detroit Lions, 17-10.

NFL: San Francisco 19, Detroit 13

DETROIT, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Frank Gore scored on a 61-yard run Sunday to help San Francisco beat the Detroit Lions, 19-13.

NFL: Detroit 30, Atlanta 14

DETROIT, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Kevin Jones rushed for two touchdowns Sunday afternoon as Detroit surprised the Atlanta Falcons, 30-14.
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