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The Raiders then drove down the field, and attempted a 65-yard field goal on fourth down, which would have broken Sebastian Janikowski's own NFL-record of 63 yards which he shares with two other placekickers, but it was blocked by Ndamukong Suh, giving the Lions the win and keeping their playoff hopes alive as the team improved to 9–5, securing their first winning season since 2000.. In the second quarter, Oakland re-took the lead when Darrius Heyward-Bey caught a 43-yard pass from Carson Palmer, but the Lions tied it back up when Nate Burlseon caught a 39-yard pass for a TD. The Lions added more points when Titus Young caught a Matthew Stafford pass and ran it in 57 yards for a TD, and added another seven when Brandon Pettigrew caught a 12-yard pass. 1925-2020 Watcher - 2011 Record 22 06 18 1-22 was released on: USA: 20 June 2011 DET – Calvin Johnson 12-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick), DET – Matthew Stafford – 28/43, 3 touchdowns, 2 interceptions, DET – Calvin Johnson – 12 receptions, 211 yards, 2 touchdowns, DET – Stephen Tulloch – 8 tackles, 7 assists, 4th quarterback in NFL history to pass for 5,000+ yards in a season (after, 2nd quarterback in NFL history to throw for over 40 touchdowns and 5,000 yards at the age of 23. DET – Nate Burleson 5-yard pass from Matthew Stafford, DET – Matthew Stafford – 28/50, 293 yards, 2 touchdowns, DET – Calvin Johnson – 7 receptions, 113 yards, DET – DeAndre Levy – 7 tackles, 5 assists. The Lions scored first when Calvin Johnson caught a 15-yard pass for a touchdown. DET – Calvin Johnson 73-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). The Cowboys dominated the first half, putting the Lions in a big hole for the second straight week. DET – Calvin Johnson 15-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). In week 5, the Lions hosted a nationally televised primetime NFC North Division duel against the Chicago Bears. The Lions defense held off Dallas for the win. New Orleans took a huge lead in the fourth quarter when Darren Sproles scored with a 17-yard touchdown run, followed by a 56-yard touchdown catch by wide receiver Robert Meachem. After the break, the Lions mounted yet another second half comeback with 3 consecutive touchdowns. Detroit finally got on the board with two consecutive field goals by Jason Hanson, from 29 and 35 yards out respectively. DAL – Dez Bryant 6-yard pass from Tony Romo (Dan Bailey kick). NO – Darren Sproles 17 yard (John Kasay kick). First, Detroit's Calvin Johnson caught a 1-yard pass in the third quarter. DET – Tony Scheffler 11-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Late in the third quarter, Detroit scored their only touchdown of the game, with a 57-yard catch and run by Calvin Johnson. The Saints answered in the second quarter when running back Darren Sproles scored a touchdown with a 2-yard run. See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Robert’s connections and jobs at similar companies. For The Record: 6/18/2011 Tulsa World Sierra Holden, Fletcher, 54, +19; 6. IN MEMORIAM DET – Kevin Smith 19-yard run (Jason Hanson kick), CAR – Cam Newton – 22/38, 280 yard, 1 touchdown, 4 interceptions, DET – Matthew Stafford – 28/36, 335 yards, 5 touchdowns, 2 interceptions, DET – Kevin Smith – 16 carries, 140 yards, 2 touchdowns, DET – Calvin Johnson – 5 receptions, 89 yards, DET – DeAndre Levy – 5 tackles, 3 assists, DET – Matthew Stafford – 32/45, 276 yards, 1 touchdown, 3 interceptions, DET – maurice Morris – 7 carries, 39 yards, DET – Maurce Morris – 9 receptions, 81 yards, DET – Amari Spievey – 6 tackles, 1 assist. First, the Lions' Calvin Johnson caught a 13-yard touchdown pass. , at Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana, In week 13, the Lions traveled south for a nationally televised prime-time contest with the New Orleans Saints.  The blowout win set the franchise record for largest margin of victory. DET – Kevin Smith 28-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Matches for Wednesday, 18 May, 2011. Midway through the final quarter, Green Bay's Donald Driver caught a 35-yard pass for a touchdown. This was their first 31-point first half since 1985. 18 May 2011. After a scoreless first quarter, Detroit trailed in the second quarter after Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers completed a 3-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Greg Jennings. DET – Titus Young 3-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Atlanta scored the final points of the first half when Roddy White caught an 18-yard touchdown pass. For their annual Thanksgiving Day game, the Lions hosted their NFC North Division rivals, the then-undefeated Green Bay Packers. DET – Cliff Avril 24-yard fumble return (Jason Hanson kick). The second quarter featured two consecutive Minnesota touchdowns: first on a 6-yard run by Adrian Peterson, and next on an 8-yard catch by Visanthe Shiancoe. Authors: The Editors. It was the first ever Monday Night Football game at Ford Field, the first MNF appearance for the Lions since 2001, and the first Monday night game in the city of Detroit since 1974. First, Cliff Avril picked up a Tim Tebow fumble and returned it 24 yards for 6 points. DET – Calvin Johnson 36-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick).  With the win, the Lions improved to 10–5 and clinched an NFC Wildcard spot in the playoffs, their first postseason appearance since 1999. After the break, Dallas added more points with a 1-yard touchdown pass to Jason Witten, putting them up 27–3. Detroit kept things close when Matthew Stafford scored a touchdown with a quarterback sneak from 1 yard out. DET – Bobby Carpenter 35-yard interception return (Jason Hanson kick). The Cowboys responded with a 35-yard field goal just before halftime. The Lions responded with a 28-yard field goal. , The 474 points that the Lions scored in 2011 are the most in franchise history, and only the second time that the team had scored 400+ points in a season. , On October 18, the Lions attempted to trade running back Jerome Harrison and an undisclosed pick in the 2013 NFL Draft to the Philadelphia Eagles for running back Ronnie Brown, but the deal was voided due after Harrison failed his Eagles physical with what Adam Schefter of ESPN reported was a then-undiagnosed brain tumor. Oakland took the lead back just before halftime with a 46-yard field goal by Sebastian Janikowski. After the game, coaches Jim Schwartz and Jim Harbaugh got into an argument after Schwartz claimed Harbaugh pushed him out of the way when the two coaches were shaking hands. Dallas added more points with a 41-yard field goal by Dan Bailey.  With their win over the San Diego Chargers on December 24, the Lions clinched an NFC Wild Card spot in the postseason. GB – Jordy Nelson 58-yard pass from Matt Flynn (Mason Crosby kick). Afterward, Jahvid Best scored two consecutive touchdowns in the fourth quarter, first with a 9-yard catch, and later on a 1-yard run. He is... RASIO, Eugenio Antonio DET – Kevin Smith 3-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Billboard publishes annual lists of songs based on chart performance over the course of a year based on Nielsen Broadcast Data Systems and SoundScan information. In the final 2 minutes, the 49ers rallied from behind, first with a 6-yard TD catch by Delanie Walker, then a 37-yard field goal by David Akers, putting them up 25–19. Search Birth, Marriage & Death Ontario, Canada Vital Records: Births, Marriages and Deaths Ontario, Canada Vital Records: Births, Marriages and Deaths DET – Jahvid Best 1-yard run (Jason Hanson kick). The 2011 Detroit Lions season was the franchise's 82nd season in the National Football League, their 78th as the Detroit Lions, the 10th playing its home games at Ford Field and the third year under head coach Jim Schwartz. Europa League.  The Lions won their regular season opener for the first time since 2007, For their home opener, the Lions hosted the Kansas City Chiefs. A few minutes later, Detroit retook the lead when Brandon Pettigrew caught a 7-yard pass for a TD. Detroit then tied it up with a 50-yard field goal, and took their first lead of the game, 23–20, after a 40-yard Jason Hanson 3-pointer. Detroit won the coin toss and got the ball first, then scored a 32-yard field goal to win the game. Detroit also extended its road winning streak (dating back to 2010) to six straight games. The Lions' Titus Young then caught a 3-yard pass for a TD. The Lions closed out the game when Stafford hooked up with wide receiver Calvin Johnson on a 3-yard touchdown pass late in the final quarter. England - … DET – Brandon Pettigrew 16-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Dear Deanna, , Rookies in italics On game day it was revealed that many of the Packers' starters were inactive, giving them a chance to heal and rest up for the playoffs (the Packers having already clinched a first-round bye and first seed in their division). In dreams I see your laughter. After their loss to the Green Bay Packers in Week 17, it was determined the Lions would play the New Orleans Saints in one of the NFC Wild Card Games, which the Lions lost 45–28. In week 4, the Lions traveled south to Arlington, Texas to take on the Dallas Cowboys. In Ste-Adele, Tuesday December 15th 2020, at the age of 63, Mr. John de Wilde passed peacefully at home. Abstract Book of the XVI Congresso Nazionale FADOI - Firenze, 15-18 Maggio 2011. The Lions struck first, when Jason Hanson kicked a 25-yard field goal that came after a San Francisco turnover. The Lions then mounted their 6th comeback of the season from a 13+ point deficit, first with a 3-yard catch by Titus Young, then Calvin Johnson caught his second touchdown of the game from 6 yards out to put them up 28–27 with 39 seconds left to play. He leaves... At the Ottawa General Hospital on December 17, 2020, Andrea passed away peacefully. Carolina responded with 2 touchdowns. June 19, 1929 - December 21, 2017 After the break, Detroit scored on a 24-yard field goal. New Orleans closed out the half when kicker John Kasay scored a 24-yard field goal. It broke our hearts to lose you, but you did not go alone. In the first quarter, the Vikings' Ryan Longwell made two consecutive field goals, from 33 and 41 yards out respectively. CBC Montreal News December 18, 2020. Green Bay scored another touchdown just before halftime when Jordy Nelson caught his second touchdown pass of the game, this time from 36 yards out. With this, Johnson became the first receiver in NFL history to record 9 touchdown catches in a season's first five games. DET – Chris Houston 56-yard interception return (Jason Hanson kick). A. FAYE DAVIS SCHWARTZ DET – Stephen Tulloch recovered fumble in end zone (Jason Hanson kick). This was also the largest comeback the Dallas Cowboys have ever allowed, and it is the largest comeback by a road team in NFL history as the Cowboys were up by 24 in the 3rd quarter. In loving memory of a beloved wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister,... Having lived a full and blessed life, Helen died six years ago in Aventura Florida, with her sons at her side. With 1:02 left in the game, the Lions attempted another comeback, but San Francisco's defense held them off, handing Detroit its first loss of the season as the team fell to 5–1 and 2nd place in the NFC North. Gli staffettisti della Vidoletti, primi nella 4x100 con il nuovo record della scuola: 56"38 , un tempone! DET – Calvin Johnson 56-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). The Raiders struck first when Louis Murphy ran in a touchdown from 12 yards out. First, Major Wright caught one and ran it in 24 yards. The Lions then got the ball back to attempt to win the game with under a minute to play, but Stafford threw an interception with 45 seconds left, giving the Packers the victory, and the Lions' 20th consecutive loss in the state of Wisconsin. The Bears added to their lead with a 43-yard field goal by Robbie Gould. extend our deepest sympathies to the family of (Dan Marino), Assistant Director of College Scouting/National Scout –, Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator –, This page was last edited on 1 December 2020, at 15:11. L'agglomération de Montréal continue de récupérer les emplois perdus depuis le début de la pandémie. The Lions capped their blowout victory with a 1-yard run by Keiland Williams. In the second quarter, Jason Hanson kicked another field goal, this time from 38 yards out. DET – Kevin Smith 2-yard run (Jason Hanson kick). DET – Titus Young 41-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Ford Field's record crowd of nearly 68,000 fans caused 9 false start penalties by the Bears. The Lions scored their only points of the second half with a 10-yard touchdown catch by Tony Scheffler. In loving memory of a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather who passed away 5 years ago. 31:04. Later, Mason Crosby scored with a 35-yard field goal. July 26, 2011. The median wealth of white households is 20 times that of black households and 18 times that of Hispanic households, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of newly available government data from 2009. Detroit responded with a 6-yard touchdown run by Kevin Smith. After a defensive stop, the Vikings attempted a late comeback when they drove down the field in the final minute of the game, but Webb fumbled the ball after being sacked by DeAndre Levy on first and goal with nine seconds left, evading a facemask call, but handing the Lions the victory. Atlanta took the lead with a 1-yard quarterback sneak by Matt Ryan. In week 3, the Lions traveled west to Minneapolis, Minnesota to face their NFC North Division rivals the Minnesota Vikings. DET – Tony Scheffler 12-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick), DET – Will Heller 10-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Detroit re-took the lead late when Tony Scheffler caught a 12-yard pass, but the Packers gained it back when Jermichael Finley caught a 4-yard touchdown pass. Tampa Bay responded with a 31-yard field goal just before halftime. The same day, the Lions signed free agent running back Eldra Buckley to replace Harrison in the lineup. With the win, the Lions went into their bye week with a 6–2 record.  Lions defensive end Cliff Avril, who recorded two sack fumbles and touchdown, was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week for his performance. In the second quarter, Detroit's defense scored again when Alphonso Smith intercepted a Ponder pass and ran it back 30 yards for a TD. After the intermission, the Lions continued their domination with three more unanswered touchdowns. The game's final points came when Mike Williams of Tampa Bay caught a 5-yard pass. A few minutes later, Detroit's Jahvid Best ran in a TD from 88 yards out, the second longest touchdown run in franchise history. Calvin Johnson then scored a touchdown on a 56-yard catch and run. , In week 15, the Lions traveled west for an interconference duel with the Oakland Raiders. I was friends with Stephen in elementary school and I remember hanging around your house in Cote St. Luc. The Packers answered with Jordy Nelson's third scoring catch, this one from 58 yards out.  With the loss, the Lions were declared the #6 seed in the playoffs. DET – Nate Burleson 16-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick).  With the win, the Lions also started 5–0 for the first time since 1956 and also snapped their 6-game losing streak against the Bears. The first half was all Minnesota. DET – Titus Young 2-yard pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). This also was its franchise-record fifth straight road win. The Lions answered back when Calvin Johnson caught a 13-yard pass for a touchdown. The Broncos scored their only points of the first half on their opening drive, getting a 39-yard field goal from Matt Prater. Chris Houston then intercepted a Tim Tebow pass in the end zone and ran the entire length of the field for a score to cap the Lions victory.