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Stafford's woes return; Lions fall to Broncos, 24-12

DETROIT Jim Caldwell was supposed to fix Matthew Stafford's turnover problems, but after one season together, they're back.

Stafford threw two interceptions and lost a fumble Sunday, and Darius Slay got beat for two big passes as the Denver Broncos beat the Detroit Lions in a defensive battle at Ford Field, 24-12.

The Lions are 0-3 for the first time since 2010, and in danger of having their season slip away.

They play the defending NFC champion Seattle Seahawks next Monday night in Seattle, then return home on a short week to face the hottest team in the conference, the undefeated Arizona Cardinals.

Since 1990, just three teams have made...