Tuesday November 11th, 2014

Detroit Lions vs. Arizona Cardinals

Two of the NFL's best teams will face off on Sunday when the Lions travel to Arizona to face the Cardinals. Detroit is 7-2 after beating the Dolphins in Week 10, while Arizona holds the NFL's best record at 8-1 after a win over the Rams. The Cardinals will be without quarterback Carson Palmer, who tore his ACL against St. Louis

How to watch

Details for Sunday's game are below:

Kickoff: 4:25 p.m.

Live stream: The game can be streamed live here.

TV coverage: FOX

Radio: For a list of Lions affiliates, click hereFor a list of Cardinals affiliates, click here.

Season recaps


Week 10: Lions 20, Dolphins 16

Matthew Stafford found Theo Riddick for an 11-yard touchdown with 36 seconds left to give the Lions a 20-16 lead. Calvin Johnson played in his first game since Week 5 and recorded seven catches for 113 yards with a touchdown. Reggie Bush returned from an ankle injury but carried only four times. The Detroit defense held the Dolphins to just 228 yards of total offense. Miami's lone touchdown came after a blocked field goal gave them the ball at the Lions' 3-yard line. 

Week 9: Bye

Week 8: Lions 22, Falcons 21

Matt Prater's 48-yard field goal as time expired gave the Lions their third-straight victory. After trailing 21-0 at halftime, the Lions came all the way back behind Matthew Stafford's two touchdown passes. Golden Tate had seven catches for 151 yards and a touchdown as the Lions won without injured stars Calvin Johnson and Reggie Bush.

Week 7: Lions 24, Saints 23

Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes in the final four minutes to rally the Lions from a 23-10 deficit. Golden Tate, who had 10 catches for 154 yards, caught a 73-yard touchdown with 3:38 remaining, and Glover Quin intercepted Drew Brees on the ensuing drive. Corey Fuller caught the game-winning five-yard score with 1:48 left.

Week 6: Lions 17, Vikings 3

The Lions dominated in a win over the division rival Vikings. The Detroit defense intercepted rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater three times. Quarterback Matthew Stafford threw for 185 yards but didn't turn the ball over. Theo Riddick led the way in receiving with five catches for 75 yards and a touchdown.

Week 5: Bills 17, Lions 14

Dan Carpenter won it for Buffalo on a 58-yard field goal with four seconds remaining after Detroit kicker Alex Henery missed all three of his attempts in the game. Golden Tate caught seven passes for 134 yards and a touchdown. Rashean Mathis scored a touchdown for Detroit with a 41-yard interception return.

Week 4: Lions 24, Jets 17

The Lions took a 17-3 halftime lead and held on for the win on the road. Matthew Stafford was 24-of-34 for 293 yards and two touchdowns, and GoldenTate caught eight passes for 116 yards. Detroit won the turnover battle 2-0.

Week 3: Lions 19, Packers 7

Detroit held the Packers to just 223 yards of offense and held the ball for 38:13. The Lions had a 40-yard fumble return for a touchdown by Don Carey and a safety recorded by DeAndre Levy, who tackled Eddie Lacy in the end zone. Reggie Bush had Detroit’s lone offensive touchdown, a 26-yard run in the fourth quarter.

Week 2: Panthers 24, Lions 7

Detroit turned the ball over three times and did not have a takeaway. The Lions’ lone score came in the third quarter on a one-yard pass from Matthew Stafford to Jed Collins that gave them a 7-6 lead. Stephen Tulloch logged three tackles for loss.

Week 1: Lions 35, Giants 14

Matthew Stafford threw for 346 yards and two touchdowns, both to Calvin JohnsonJohnson finished with 164 yards and two touchdowns on seven receptions. Detroit held the Giants to just 197 yards of total offense.


Week 10: Cardinals 31, Rams 14

Carson Palmer threw for 241 yards before he left the game with an injury. An MRI later revealed he had torn his ACL and would be placed on injured reserve. Drew Stanton, who filled in for Palmer earlier this season when he was out with a shoulder injury, will be the Cardinals' starter. 

Week 9: Cardinals 28, Cowboys 17

Dallas was playing without quarterback Tony Romo, who was out after suffering a back injury the week before. Arizona intercepted his replacement Brandon Weeden twice and ended DeMarco Murray's streak of consecutive games with at least 100 rushing yards. 

Week 8: Cardinals 24, Eagles 20

Carson Palmer hit John Brown for a 75-yard touchdown with 1:33 left to play to give the Cardinals a 24-20 lead. Nick Foles nearly mounted a comeback for the Eagles, though. Philadelphia took three shots at the end zone from the Arizona 16-yard line but failed to score. 

Week 7: Cardinals 24, Raiders 13

Arizona held the Raiders to 220 yards of total offense and allowed only 13 first downs. Carson Palmer threw for 253 yards with two touchdowns and an interception. Running back Andre Ellington tied a season-high with six receptions. 

Week 6: Cardinals 30, Washington 20

Carson Palmer returned to the lineup after missing three games with a nerve issue in his throwing shoulder. He completed 28 of 44 passes for 250 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions. Larry Fitzgerald was the team's leading receiver, catching six passes for 98 yards and a touchdown.

Week 5: Broncos 41, Cardinals 20

Logan Thomas made his NFL debut after Drew Stanton went down with a concussion. He only completed 1-of-8 passes, but the completion was an 81-yard touchdown to running back Andre EllingtonEllington finished with four receptions for 112 yards and a touchdown. Arizona was outgained 568-215.

Week 4: Bye

Week 3: Cardinals 23, 49ers 14

John Brown caught two touchdown passes, including the go-ahead score on a 21-yard pass from Drew Stanton with 4:39 left in the third quarter. Michael Floyd caught five passes for 114 yards. Drew Stanton threw for 244 yards and two scores.

Week 2: Cardinals 25, Giants 14

Drew Stanton was 14-for-29 for 167 yards and did not turn the ball over in his first regular-season appearance since 2010. Andre Ellington had 91 yards on 15 carries. Ted Ginn Jr. put Arizona ahead for good with a 71-yard punt return for a touchdown with 10:10 remaining in the game.

Week 1: Cardinals 18, Chargers 17

Arizona went ahead on a 13-yard pass from Carson Palmer to John Brown with 2:25 left in the game. Palmer was 24-for-37 for 304 yards and two touchdowns. Michael Floyd had 119 receiving yards on five catches.

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