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Bills at Lions NFL Week 5 Capsule

BUFFALO BILLS (2-2) AT DETROIT LIONS (3-1)

SERIES

BILLS LIONS
SERIES LEADER Series tied, 4-4-1
STREAKS 3 of past 4
COACHES VS. OPP. Marrone: 0-0 Caldwell: 0-1
LAST WEEK L 23-17 at Texans W 24-17 at Jets
LAST GAME 11/14/10: Lions 12 at Bills 14. Buffalo RB Fred Jackson has 170 scrimmage yards (133 rushing, 37 receiving) & 2 TDs (1 rushing, 1 receiving). Bills DT Dwan Edwards has FF & INT.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/15/06: Lions 20, Bills 17. Detroit RB Kevin Jones rushes for 127 yards & TD. Lions WR Roy Williams has 10 receptions for 161 yards & TD. Detroit DE James Hall records 3 sacks.
BROADCAST FOX (1:00 PM ET): Sam Rosen, Rondé Barber, Jennifer Hale (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 126 (Buf.), 139 (Det.). XM: 225 (Det.).

STATS

PASSING Orton (Dal. ’13): 33-51-398-2-2-85.3 Stafford: 95-148-1176 (3C)-5-3-91.5
RUSHING Spiller: 52-207-4.0-0 Bell: 48-152-3.2-1
RECEIVING Jackson (RB): 19-170-8.9-1 Tate: 24-317-13.2-0
OFFENSE 320.8 363.3
TAKE/GIVE +5 (T2L) -1
DEFENSE 337.8 267.3 (1L)
SACKS Dareus, Ma. Williams: 2 Mosley: 2
INTs McKelvin: 2 (T1C) 3 tied: 1
PUNTING Schmidt: 43.0 Martin: 50.1 (2L)
KICKING Carpenter: 37 (T3C) (7/7 PAT; 10/11 FG) Henery: 6 (3/3 PAT; 1/2 FG)

NOTES

BILLS: QB KYLE ORTON makes 1st start with Buf. Has 4-0 career record vs. Det., passing for 822 yards & 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 102.2 rating…In past 5 vs. NFC, RB C.J. SPILLER averages 97.4 scrim. yards/game (487 total; 430 rush, 57 rec.) & has 3 TDs (2 rush, 1 rec.). RB FRED JACKSON (28) needs 2 rush TDs to surpass WRAY CARLTON (29) for 4th in club history. In only meeting, had 170 scrim. yards (133 rush, 37 rec.) & 2 TDs (1 rush, 1 rec.)…WR SAMMY WATKINS (No. 4 overall) has 17 catches, tied for most among AFC rookies, incl. 4 rec. & TD last week. WR MIKE WILLIAMS had career-long 80-yard TD catch vs. Hou…In past 8 vs. NFC, DE MARIO WILLIAMS has 10.5 sacks. DT MARCELL DAREUS aims for 3rd in row with sack. DT KYLE WILLIAMS (30) needs 3 sacks to surpass JEFF WRIGHT (31.5) & CHRIS KELSAY (32.5) for 7th in club annals. Rookie LB PRESTON BROWN (Rd. 3, No. 73 overall) leads team with 40 tackles…LIONS: QB MATTHEW STAFFORD has 2,249 yards (321.3 per game) & 16 TDs in past 7 vs. AFC. Since 2011, ranks 2nd in NFL with 15,831 pass yards…RB REGGIE BUSH has 5 TDs (3 rush, 2 rec.) in past 4 vs. Buf., incl. 3 (2 rec., 1 rush) in last meeting (12/23/12 with Mia.). Had career-high 203 rush yards vs. Bills (12/18/11 with Mia.) …WR CALVIN JOHNSON has 13 rec. TDs in past 13 vs. AFC. Has 83 catches for 1,514 yards (126.2 per game) & 11 TDs in past 12 vs. AFC. In only game vs. Buf., had 10 catches for 128 yards & TD. In past 15 at home, has 108 catches for 1,919 yards (127.9 per game) & 10 TDs. Since 2011, leads NFL with 323 catches, 5,478 rec. yards & 109.6 rec. yards per game. WR GOLDEN TATE had 8 catches for 116 yards last week. WR-PR-KR JEREMY ROSS had 59-yard TD in Week 4. Rookie TE ERIC EBRON had 1st career TD last week…Defense ranks 1st in NFL (267.3). Pass defense (186.5) is 1st in NFC. LB DE ANDRE LEVY leads team with 38 tackles. Has 7 INTs since 2013, most by NFL LB. Since 2010, DT NDAMUKONG SUH has 28.5 sacks, tied for 2nd most by NFC DT. DT NICK FAIRLEY aims for 3rd in row w/ sack or FF.

BALTIMORE RAVENS (3-1) AT INDIANAPOLIS COLTS (2-2)

SERIES

RAVENS COLTS
SERIES LEADER 7-3
STREAKS   6 of past 7
COACHES VS. OPP. Harbaugh: 2-3 Pagano: 0-1
LAST WEEK W 38-10 vs. Panthers W 41-17 vs. Titans
LAST GAME 12/11/11: Colts 10 at Ravens 24. Baltimore RB Ray Rice has 149 scrimmage yards (103 rushing, 46 receiving) & TD run. Ravens WR Torrey Smith adds 48 receiving yards & TD.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/12/08: Colts 31, Ravens 3. Colts QB Peyton Manning throws for 271 yards & 3 TDs. WR Reggie Wayne has 8 catches, 118 receiving yards & TD.
BROADCAST CBS (1:00 PM ET): Kevin Harlan, Rich Gannon. SIRIUS: 134 (Bal.), 85 (Ind.). XM: 85 (Ind.).

STATS

PASSING Flacco: 97-153-1055-7-2-93.5 Luck: 115-167-1305 (1L)-13 (1L)-4-108.0 (3C)
RUSHING Forsett: 44-255-5.8-2 Richardson: 61-203-3.3-1
RECEIVING
  1. Smith: 25 (T3C)-429 (1C)-17.2-3
Wayne: 23-307-13.3-1
OFFENSE 394.3 (3C) 444.0 (T1L)
TAKE/GIVE +1 +2
DEFENSE 342.8 356.0
SACKS Dumervil: 3.5 (2C)
  1. Jackson, Walden: 2
INTs Ngata: 1 Toler, Adams: 2 (T1C)
PUNTING Koch: 47.0 McAfee: 49.6 (1C)
KICKING Tucker: 37 (T3C) (10/10 PAT; 9/11 FG) Vinatieri: 40 (T1L) (16/16 PAT; 8/8 FG)

NOTES

RAVENS: In last meeting, QB JOE FLACCO passed for 227 yards with 2 TDs vs. 1 INT for 102.5 rating. Ravens are 30-4 (.882) when Flacco has 100+ rating…RB JUSTIN FORSETT has NFL-best 5.8 rush avg. (44 att., 255 yards). Rookie RB LORENZO TALIAFERRO (Round 4, No. 138 overall) aims for 3rd in row with TD…WR STEVE SMITH, SR. has 429 receiving yards, most in NFL history by 35+ year old through 1st 4 games of season. In 2 career games at Ind. (with Car.), has 9 catches for 171 yards (19 avg.) & TD. Has 100+ receiving yards in 3 of past 4…WR TORREY SMITH had TD catch in last meeting. TE OWEN DANIELS had 1st career TD catch vs. Ind. on 9/17/06 (with Hou.)…Rookie LB C.J. MOSLEY (No. 17 overall) leads team with 33 tackles. LB TERRELL SUGGS had 3 sacks & 3 FF in last meeting. Since 2003, has 95 sacks, 3rd most in AFC. LB ELVIS DUMERVIL has 3.5 sacks in past 3, including 1.5 last week. Since 2013, LB DARYL SMITH is 1 of 4 players in NFL with 5+ sacks & 3+ INTs…COLTS: Last week, QB ANDREW LUCK completed 29 of 41 passes (70.7 pct.) for 393 yards with 4 TDs & 1 INT for 123.3 rating. 1st player in NFL history with consecutive games with 370+ pass yards, 4+ TD passes, 70+ comp. pct. & 0 or 1 INTs. Has 21 TD passes in past 8 overall…In 3 career meetings, RB TRENT RICHARDSON has 319 scrimmage yards (210 rush, 109 rec.) & rush TD. In only home game vs. Bal. (11/16/08 with NYG), RB AHMAD BRADSHAW rushed for 96 yards on 9 carries (10.7 avg.). Leads NFL RBs with 4 TD catches in 2014, including 15-yarder last week…Last week, WR REGGIE WAYNE (1,029 rec) surpassed ISAAC BRUCE (1,024) for 7th all-time. Wayne (13,873) needs 132 receiving yards to surpass HOFers CRIS CARTER (13,899) & JAMES LOFTON (14,004) for 8th all-time. In past 5 vs. Ravens (incl. playoffs), has 425 receiving yards & 2 TDs. TE DWAYNE ALLEN has TD catch in 4 of past 5. TE COBY FLEENER aims for 3rd in row with TD catch…LB D’QWELL JACKSON leads team with 32 tackles, including game-high 10 last week with sack. Undrafted rookie NT ZACH KERR posted 1st career sack last week vs. Jax. S MIKE ADAMS tied career-high with 2 INTs last week.


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