Cincinnati Bengals at Detroit Lions on October 17, 2020

WEEK 6 • SUN 10/17 • FINAL

Cincinnati Bengals 4-2


Detroit Lions 0-6


Cincinnati Bengals at Detroit Lions: October 17, 2021

The Lions head back to Ford Field after an NFC-North laden road trip to host Joe Burrow and the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, October 17 at 1:00 p.m. This is the second of five AFC opponents for the Lions, and their final home matchup against a non-conference opponent.

How to watch/listen:

  • TV: FOX
  • Radio: 97.1 FM
  • Live streaming: Fans can watch local and primetime games FOR FREE on their phone and tablet devices through Yahoo! Sports. Links to watch become available once the game begins. Simply go to or the Detroit Lions Mobile App and click on the banner at the top of the page once the game has started.
  • Postgame: Watch LIVE press conferences immediately following the conclusion of this week's game on, the Detroit Lions Mobile App, Facebook, Twitter and Youtube. Hear from head coach, quarterback and star of the game.

History: Cincinnati Bengals vs. Detroit Lions

  • Will be only the 13th matchup between the two teams
  • Though the two teams rarely meet in the regular season, Detroit has not beaten Cincinnati at home since 1970, the first-ever matchup between the two teams
  • The Bengals won the last matchup between the two teams, 26-17, in Week 16 of the 2017 season

Play along in the Detroit Lions Mobile App

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Players and coaches to know:



Throwback Thursday: 1970 vs. Bengals

Relive the Lions' 1970 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals.



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