Saints vs Lions: Action Photos

On Sunday, the Detroit Lions garnered their first victory over the previously undefeated New Orleans Saints, 26-21. Check out our action photo gallery courtesy of the Associated Press, including photos of Bill Schroeder's touchdown, Cory Schlesinger's balancing act, Az Hakim receptions and more!

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Detroit Lions head coach Marty Mornhinweg, right, is congratulated by special teams coach Chuck Priefer after the Lions defeated the New Orleans Saints 26-21 at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002. The win was the first for the Lions this season. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)


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Detroit Lions linebacker Chris Claiborne celebrates his tackle of the New Orleans Saints' Deuce McAllister on a two-point conversion attempt during the fourth quarter Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002, in Detroit. The Lions earned their first win of the season, beating the Saints 26-21. (AP Photo/John F. Martin)


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Detroit Lions place-kicker Jason Hanson (4) prepares to kick a field goal against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002. Hanson had four field goals in the game for 244 career field goals, tying Eddie Murray's team record. The Lions won 26-21.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)


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Detroit Lions fullback Corey Schlesinger gets tripped up by New Orleans Saints' Fred Thomas (22) in the third quarter Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002, in Detroit. Schlesinger landed on his feet and picked up 11 yards on the play. (AP Photo/John F. Martin)


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Detroit Lions quarterback Joey Harrington readies a pass during first-half action against the New Orleans Saints Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002, in Detroit. Harrington completed 20 passes for 267 yards leading the Lions to a 26-21 win. (AP Photo/John F. Martin)


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Detroit Lions wide receiver Az-Zahir Hakim breaks away from New Orleans Saints' Sammy Knight, right, and Fred Thomas (22) during a second-quarter play Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002, in Detroit. (AP Photo/John F. Martin)


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Detroit Lions head coach Marty Mornhinweg shows his displeasure with line judge Ron Marinucci during the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002. (AP Photo/John Martin)


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Detroit Lions receiver Az-Zahir Hakim (81), defended by New Orleans Saints back Fred Thomas (22), pulls in a pass in the second quarter at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)


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Detroit Lions defensive end James Hall (96) picks up a fumble after New Orleans Saints quarterback Aaron Brooks, not shown, was sacked in the first quarter in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002. Hall returned the fumble for a Lions' touchdown. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)


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Detroit Lions receiver Bill Schroeder (84) jumps into the end zone seats after scoring a touchdown in the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002. (AP Photo/John Martin)


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Detroit Lions receiver Bill Schroeder pulls in a touchdown pass in the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)


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