Lions set embarrassing NFL document way to stellar Patriots protection at first seemed on NBC Sports Boston 

The Detroit Lions got here into Sunday`s Week five sport towards the New England Patriots main the NFL in factors scored and overall yards of offense.  

.Lions quarterback Jared Goff finished 19 of 35 byskip tries for 229 yards with 0 touchdowns and one interception. 

 But the worst stat of the day for the Lions did not consist of any of the above. The Lions went zero-for-6 on fourth down.  

The Lions broke a 27-year-vintage document held through the 1995 Patriots, who failed on 5 fourth down tries in a 37-three loss to the Denver Broncos. 

The Lions hadn't been held scoreless for the reason that Week eleven of the 2020 campaign.

The shutout become the Patriots' first for the reason that a 25-zero win over the Atlanta Falcons in Week eleven closing season 

Patriots protect themselves from embarrassing Lions document