The Lions Streak Tonight

The last time the Eagles lost to the Lions (Nov. 16, 1986), Andy Reid was an offensive line coach at Northern Arizona.

The Birds have beaten Detroit six consecutive times (including playoffs). Another win Sunday afternoon and it would rank tied for seventh among the Eagles' longest winning streaks against one team (*current):

 Wins   Opponent   First Win  Last Win
 12  Giants  Nov. 16, 1975  Sept. 6, 1981
       
   9*  Jets  Dec. 9, 1973  Dec. 18, 2011 
   9  Redskins  Sept. 28, 1947   Nov. 12, 1950
   9  Cowboys  Oct. 25, 1987  Dec. 15, 1991
       
   8  Redskins  Dec. 20, 1992  Sept. 1, 1996
   8  Redskins  Dec. 16, 2001  Dec. 12, 2004
       
   7  Steelers  Nov. 30, 1947  Oct. 22, 1950
   7  Cowboys  Sept. 3, 2000  Oct. 12, 2003

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