Will the [Lions](/teams/detroitlions/profile?team=DET) get their first win? What happened to the [Saints](/teams/neworleanssaints/profile?team=NO) this season? [ **What are your thoughts?**](/gamecenter/fanfeedback?game_id=29755&displayPage=tab_fan_feedback&season=2008&week=REG16&override=true)
Brees handing off more: The Saints rank first in every offensive category except one -- rushing. But the 25th-ranked ground game got a boost last week from Pierre Thomas, who scored on a 42-yard scamper and has five rushing touchdowns in his last five games. This week, Thomas faces a defense that gives up 168.7 rushing yards per game, worst in the league.
Did you know?
Saints WR Lance Moore has six touchdowns in his past seven games. ... Lions rookie RB Kevin Smith is one of four rookies to lead his team in rushing (773 yards) and rushing touchdowns (six). ... Lions kicker K Hanson is 8-for-8 on field-goal attempts from more than 50 yards this season. ... The Lions and Saints are eliminated from postseason contention, but if the season ended today, the NFL playoff picture would look like this.