The Arizona Cardinals will take on the Detroit Lions at 4:25 p.m. ET on Sunday at State Farm Stadium. The Cardinals are 2-0 and Detroit is 0-2. Arizona is favored by 5.5 points in the latest Cardinals vs. Lions odds from William Hill, and the over-under is set at 55.5. Before entering any Lions vs. Cardinals picks, you'll want to see the NFL predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Cardinals vs. Lions spread: Cardinals -5.5
- Cardinals vs. Lions over-under: 55.5 points
- Cardinals vs. Lions money line: Arizona -240, Detroit +200
What you need to know about the Cardinals
Arizona scored a 30-15 victory over the Washington Football Team. Kyler Murray passed for 286 yards and a touchdown and had 67 rushing yards and two scores last week. He is the first QB with 500-plus passing yards and 150-plus rushing yards in his first two games in the Super Bowl era. DeAndre Hopkins led the team with eight receptions for 68 yards and TD catch last week. His 22 catches in the first two weeks are the most by any player in his first two games with a new team in NFL history.
What you need to know about the Lions
Meanwhile, the Lions took a 42-21 loss to the Green Bay Packers last Sunday. Detroit was down 34-14 at the end of the third quarter. The Lions played the Cardinals to a 27-27 tie in early September of 2019. Matthew Stafford passed for 385 yards and three touchdowns with no interceptions in that game. Since 2018, he has 21 TDs vs. four INTs in 13 road starts.
Kenny Golladay has not played this season because of a hamstring injury and is questionable for Week 3. T.J. Hockenson had six catches for 131 yards and TD in his NFL debut when the teams met last year. Jeff Okudah led the team with seven tackles in his NFL debut last week.
How to make Lions vs. Cardinals picks
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