Marvin Jones (football, wide receiver)

Lions snap 3-game skid in 30-17 win over struggling Packers

Eager to end a three-game losing streak, the Detroit Lions picked a tough place to make a stand — Lambeau Field in a Monday night game against the Green Bay Packers.

Matthew Stafford delivered with his sharpest performances of the season.

Stafford passed for 361 yards and two touchdowns to Marvin Jones, and Golden Tate added 113 yards on seven catches in a 30-17 win over the offensively challenged Packers.

"We went into this game thinking that this needed to be a statement game," Tate said.

The Lions (4-4) began the season 3-1 before losing three straight. The win over the Packers allowed Detroit to stay within two games of the NFC North-leading...

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