Week 13: Lions… Finally

12/06/2021 Week 13: Lions… Finally

By: Jeff Yoder

Lions Beat Vikings on Final Play to End 364-Day Winless Streak

Euphoria in Detroit! The Sunday highlights of Week 13 in the NFL featured plenty of storylines, but we’re showing love to the Lions after Detroit and head coach Dan Campbell got their first win of the season. The Lions beat the Vikings on a 4th-and-2 as time expired when Jared Goff found Amon-Ra St. Brown in the end zone for the win (29-27). The dramatic finish came after Detroit blew a 20-6 halftime lead. Detroit gets its first win of the season, and its first in 346 days.

 

Watch: Lions Beat Vikings on Game-Ending TD

 

NFL Week 13 Storylines

 

Steelers Hold Off Ravens: Baltimore scored a late touchdown against the Steelers to bring the game within one (19-20), but they bobbled the two-point conversion for the win.

 

Chiefs Win 5th Straight: Kansas City cruised past Denver in the Sunday night game (22-9) to claim their fifth consecutive victory. The Chiefs are now 8-4 and first in the AFC West.

 

Cards Get to 10: Arizona became the first team to 10 wins with a victory over the Bears (33-22). QB Kyler Murray tallied four TDs — two through the air and two on the ground.

 

Herbert’s High-Octane Chargers: Justin Herbert (26-35, 317 yards, 3 TDs) was sensational once again as the Chargers hung 41 on the Bengals (41-22).

 

WFT Wins 4th Straight: Washington won its fourth straight game by taking down the Raiders (17-15) on a field goal from new kicker Brian Johnson in the final minute. They’re now .500 (6-6).

 

All Week 13 Scores & Highlights

Cowboys def. Saints (27-17) | Dolphins def. Giants (20-9) | Colts def. Texans (31-0) | Lions def. Vikings (29-27) | Eagles def. Jets (33-18) | Cardinals def. Bears (33-22) | Chargers def. Bengals (41-22) | Buccaneers def. Falcons (30-17) | Rams def. Jaguars (37-7) | Washington def. Raiders (17-15) | Steelers def. Ravens (20-19) | Seahawks def. 49ers (30-23) | Chiefs def. Broncos (22-9)

 

Monday Night Football

Patriots at Bills (8:15 pm ET)

 

Additional Storylines

B/R: NFL MVP Race Has Never Been More Wide Open

CBS Sports: Week 13 Report Cards: Grades for Every Team

 

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