Detroit Lions late rally comes up short but this is clearly a scrappy group

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Week One Detroit Lions player stats.

And although Goff appears to be a bridge quarterback, as mentioned earlier in the article, he did show toughness and a willingness to hang in and make plays.  Goff finished the day throwing for 338 yards, going 38/57 and three touchdowns, plus that one awful pick-six.

Williams galloped for 54 yards and a score on nine totes, making eight catches totaling 56 receiving yards.  Swift earned 39 yards on 11 carries and added eight grabs for 65 yards and a score.

Hockenson led the way with eight catches and 97 yards with a touchdown and caught a two-point conversion.  Kalif Raymond made three grabs totaling 50 yards.

Tracy Walker led the Detroit Lions’ defense with seven tackles and a sack.  Flowers made four solo tackles plus three assists plus a massive forced fumble.

When it comes to the 49ers, Garoppolo went 17/25, totaling 314 yards and a touchdown, plus Trey Lance was good on his only attempt throwing a five-yard touchdown.  Mitchell galloped for 104 yards and a score on 19 carries.  Deebo Samuel made nine catches totaling 189 yards and a touchdown.  George Kittle made four catches for 78 yards and was a force as a run blocker.

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The Green Bay Packers are next on the docket for the Detroit Lions on Monday night.