Patriots vs. Lions final score, takeaways: One of the biggest win for Detroit

Patriots vs. Lions: New England falls to 1-2 for first time since 2012

We’ll be honest. We were convinced the Patriots vs. Lions were winning this game. Yes, before kickoff because everybody expected that. But also after the first few minutes of the third quarter, when Matthew Stafford, enjoying a 13-3 lead, threw this terrible interception:


And that was promptly followed by the beginning of what we’ve all experienced countless times before: the inevitable Tom Brady-led comeback, starting with this dart to James White: