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Lions 24, Eagles 23

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DETROIT — When the Lions needed a big play on defense, Darius Slay delivered. Twice. The cornerback forced a Ryan Mathews fumble with just under three minutes to play to set up Matt Prater's winning field goal, then intercepted a Carson Wentz pass with 1:17 left as Detroit handed Philadelphia its first loss. Wentz, the rookie who did not turn the ball over in his first three games, tried a long pass to former Berkeley Prep standout Nelson Agholor but Slay made an over-the-shoulder interception.

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Lions 24, Eagles 23 10/09/16 [Last modified: Sunday, October 9, 2016 9:35pm]
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