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Matthew Stafford, Lions pick apart struggling Packers

The Lions' Ameer Abdullah celebrates his touchdown run

The Lions' Ameer Abdullah celebrates his touchdown run with Marvin Jones against the Packers Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, in Green Bay, Wis. Credit: AP / Matt Ludtke

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Matthew Stafford passed for 361 yards and two touchdowns to Marvin Jones, and the Detroit Lions snapped a three-game losing streak with a 30-17 win on Monday night over the offensively challenged Green Bay Packers.

Stafford was 26 of 33, including 12 of 14 in the first half with a 25-yard touchdown pass to Jones. Ameer Abdullah added a 4-yard touchdown run for Detroit (4-4).

Green Bay (4-4) finally got in the end zone on Brett Hundley’s 1-yard quarterback sneak with 9:52 left.

The Lions answered with Stafford’s 11-yard touchdown pass to Jones with 8:06 left to put the game out of reach with a 17-point lead. Jones had seven catches for 107 yards.

The Packers have lost three straight games.

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