Top 5 Detroit Lions performers in big win against the Miami Dolphins

The Lions had their best rushing day in 21 seasons, as they downed the Dolphins, 32-21, on October 21.


Kerryon Johnson

Kerryon Johnson rushed for 158 yards of the Lions' team total of 248. The Lions averaged 7.1 yards per carry vs Miami, and the 248 yards were the most by a Lions team in 21 years.


Matt Stafford

Matt Stafford was solid once again, tossing two touchdowns while passing for 217 yards. Since Week 1, Stafford has thrown 11 touchdowns to just one interception.


Matt Prater

Matt Prater is like a machine. Every team needs a solid kicker and Detroit has one of the best in the NFL. Prater finished 4-of-4 in field goals vs Miami, with the longest coming from 50 yards out.


Michael Roberts

Michael Roberts caught just three passes, but two were for touchdowns. The big tight end is becoming a huge part of the Lions' growing offense.

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Teez Tabor and Jarrad Davis

Teez Tabor and Jarrad Davis both played for the Florida Gators, and the Miami sunshine must have been good for them. Davis led the team with six tackles, one assist, and a sack. Tabor had four and two, and looked sharp all game, especially in the first half.

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