The Arizona Cardinals still possess the best record in the NFL as they are now 9-1 after defeating the Detroit Lions, 14-6.
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The Arizona Cardinals improved to a league-best 9-1 as they held on for a 14-6 win against the Detroit Lions, and quarterback Drew Stanton performed admirably against a strong Lions pass defense. The Lions fell to 7-3, and they are now tied for first in the NFC North.
Stanton threw for 306 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions on 21-of-32 passing. Running back Andre Ellington was held to 42 yards on 19 carries.
Wide receiver Michael Floyd caught both touchdown passes and totaled 54 receiving yards. Larry Fitzgerald was held to two catches for 33 yards and sprained his MCL.
For the Lions, quarterback Matthew Stafford struggled as he threw for 183 yards and an interception on 18-of-30 passing.
Running back Joique Bell ran for 85 yards on 14 carries, but he was held without a touchdown like every Lions offensive player.
Wide receiver Calvin Johnson was held to five catches for 59 yards, and Golden Tate was quiet nearly the entire game as he caught two passes for 41 yards.