Packers-Lions: The facts

Statistics, leaders, team ranks for both teams

What: Packers (2-10) vs. Lions (4-8)

When: 7:30 p.m. (CT) Sunday, Dec. 11

Where: Lambeau Field, Green Bay, WI

All-time regular season: Packers lead 79-64-7

All-time postseason: Packers lead 2-0.

Standings: Packers - 4th place, NFC North. Lions – 3rd place, NFC North.

Packers leaders: Offense - Favre, 2,991 passing yards and 19 passing TDs; Samkon Gado, 366 rushing yards and 5 rushing TDs; Donald Driver, 908 receiving yards and 5 receiving TDs. Defense - Aaron Kampman, 6.5 sacks; Ahmad Carroll and Al Harris, 2 interceptions.

Lions leaders: Offense - Harrington, 1,522 passing yards and 8 passing touchdowns; Kevin Jones, 523 rushing yards and 5 rushing TDs; Roy Williams, 465 receiving yards and 5 receiving TDs. Defense - Kalimba Edwards, 7 sacks; Dre Bly, 4 interceptions.

Packers team rank: Rushing Offense - 77.6 yards per game (30th); Passing Offense - 240.8 ypg (8th); Total Offense - 318.4 ypg (19th). Rushing Defense - 122.2 ypg (26th); Passing Defense - 167.6 ypg (1st); Total Defense - 289.8 ypg (8th).

Lions team rank: Rushing Offense - 92.3 yards per game (25th in NFL); Passing Offense - 176.2 ypg (26th); Total Offense - 268.4 ypg (27th). Rushing Defense - 121.5 ypg (25th); Passing Defense - 195.0 ypg (13th); Total Defense - 316.5 ypg (15th).

Road/home records: Lions - 1-4 on the road; Packers - 1-4 at home.

Packers-Lions series:The Green Bay Packers have 14 consecutive contests over Detroit in Wisconsin, including a playoff game in 1994. The Packers have scored more points against the Detroit franchise than any opponent (3,083).

Last meeting: Sept. 11; Lions, 17-3. Quarterback Joey Harrington completed touchdown passes to tight end Marcus Pollard and wide receiver Mike Williams. The Lions defense produced four sacks and five turnovers in the season opener at Ford Field in Detroit. The Packers were shut out of the end zone for the first time since Sept. 17, 2000, ending a franchise-record 77-game streak, the longest in the NFL at the time.

Streaks and notes: Packers - Green Bay has committed 20 of its 31 turnovers the past six games. ... QB Favre needs nine yards for an NFL-record 14th career 3,000-yard passing season, passing Dan Marino. ... Favre also needs 5 TD passes to join Marino as the only players to reach 400..

Lions - RB Jones had his lone 100-yard outdoor rushing game last year at Lambeau Field, where he had 156 yards. ... K Jason Hanson is two points away from 1,400. ... P Nick Harris has downed a punt inside the 20 in 14 straight games dating back to last season.

Line: Packers by 6 points.

Next up: at Baltimore Ravens, Dec. 19 (8 p.m., CT) at Baltimore, MD

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