LIONS 10Brett Favre threw two touchdown passes, moved up among career passing leaders and led the Green Bay Packers to a 38-10 win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
Green Bay (2-4) had lost four straight for the first time in 13 years. Detroit (3-2) has won both its road games, but fell to 1-2 at home.
The game was close until Darren Sharper intercepted a pass early in the third quarter and returned it 36 yards to give the Packers a 24-10 lead.
Favre was 25 of 38 for 257 yards, extending his streak with a touchdown pass to 31 games, passing Dan Marino and trailing only Johnny Unitas's record run of 47 straight. Favre played in his 197th game with the Packers, passing Bart Starr for No. 1 in franchise history.
With 165 yards passing in the first half, Favre surpassed Fran Tarkenton for fourth place on the NFL career list with 47,106.
"I never thought years ago I would've achieved all of the things I've achieved," Favre said. "I feel very thankful and fortunate."
Donald Driver caught nine passes for 110 yards and two touchdowns for Green Bay. For Detroit, Joey Harrington completed 12 of 23 passes for 101 yards and a touchdown with one interception.