Detroit Lions Reach Sellout for Sunday's Game vs. Philadelphia

Posted Sep 17, 2010

Game will air live in the local television markets; Tickets are still available to purchase

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions have reached a sellout for Sunday’s home-opener against the Philadelphia Eagles. By reaching a sellout by today’s 1 p.m. deadline, Sunday’s game will air live in the local television markets (Metro Detroit, Lansing, Saginaw/Flint and Toledo markets), including WJBK-TV FOX 2.

Fans still have the opportunity to purchase tickets to Sunday’s game vs. Philadelphia. A few hundred tickets returned by the Eagles from their ticket allotment are now available to the general public.

Tickets can be purchased on the Internet, over the phone and in person through various Lions and Ticketmaster outlets. To purchase tickets on the Internet, fans can visit either or For phone purchases, the following new toll-free number is available for fans to call and purchase tickets: 800.745.3000. For more information on all of the Lions’ ticket options, fans can visit for further details.