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(Friday, August 22)
Final Score: Detroit 13, Jacksonville 12
Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - George Winn's 1-yard touchdown run with 7:12 remaining lifted the Detroit Lions over the Jacksonville Jaguars, 13-12, in the third preseason game for both teams.
Reggie Bush recorded an 86-yard TD run in the first quarter for the Lions, who won despite committing 15 penalties for 131 yards. Bush ended with two carries for 95 yards.
Matthew Stafford, who played into the third quarter, completed 10-of-16 passes for 98 yards and an interception. Dan Orlovsky connected on 9-of-11 passes for 74 yards.
Chad Henne got the start and completed 9-of-14 passes for 70 yards for the Jaguars. Rookie Blake Bortles continued to shine in the preseason, connecting on 10-of-16 passes for 158 yards and a touchdown.
Rookie wide receiver Allen Hurns caught seven passes for 113 yards and a score.
Jacksonville kicker Josh Scobee exited Friday's game with a quad injury. Kasey Redfern replaced Scobee and made 1-of-2 field goals.
Trailing 12-7 early in the fourth quarter, Detroit's Nate Ness intercepted Ricky Stanzi. Orlovsky and the Lions followed with a six-play drive that Winn capped with a 1-yard TD run. The two-point conversion failed.
Stanzi was picked off by Jonte Green on the ensuing Jaguars drive.
08/23 01:40:28 ET