Detroit Lions at Atlanta Falcons on December 26, 2021

WEEK 16 • SUN 12/26 • 1:00 PM EST

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Detroit Lions at Atlanta Falcons: December 26, 2021

The Lions are back on the road as the team heads for warmer weather when they take on the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, December 26, at 1:00 p.m. After last year's epic win in Atlanta, the Lions are looking to beat the Falcons in consecutive years for the first time since the 1996-97 seasons. This will be only the second time during Detroit's regular season where both teams feature new head coaches.

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History: Atlanta Falcons vs. Detroit Lions

  • Will be the 39th matchup between the two teams
  • The Lions have a commanding 25-13 lead in the all-time series
  • Denver won the most recent matchup, 23-22 on a buzzer-beating TD catch by T.J. Hockenson
  • The Lions are looking to win consecutive matchups in Atlanta for the first time since the 1987-89 seasons

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