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Cardinals vs. Lions results: Recapping the 14-6 Week 11 win

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The Arizona Cardinals won again, defeating the Detroit Lions 14-6 for their sixth straight win. At 9-1, Arizona continues to sit atop the NFC with six weeks to go in the regular season.

What happened in the game? Here are the recaps from around the Internet.

Cardinals vs. Lions final score: 2 1st quarter scores from Drew Stanton to Michael Floyd are enough in 14-6 win - Revenge of the Birds
A recap of the Week 11 victory against the visiting Detroit Lions.

Cardinals Blogs | Getting defensive with Lions aftermath
It could have been any other game, any other result. Todd Bowles isn’t getting too high, or too low. And the defensive coordinator isn’t going to overreach with his praise either. His unit simply shut down the Lions Sunday, but Bowles will be Bowles.

Cardinals Stop Lions In Their Tracks

Defense pitches second-half shutout; Stanton two TD passes gives Cards 14-6 win

TD Twice For Michael Floyd

Notebook: Peterson handles Megatron; Fitzgerald plays after hurting knee

To Start, Drew Stanton Beats Detroit

In his first game since Palmer injury, quarterback gets two TDs, overcomes two interceptions

Locker Room Reaction: Lions vs Cardinals

Hear from Arians and the team following the win

FULL HIGHLIGHTS: Lions vs Cardinals

See the top moments from Sunday's 14-6 win over Detroit

McManaman: Believe in Drew Stanton yet? You should

They said he couldn't do it. They said it wouldn't last. They said once Carson Palmer went down with the season-ending knee injury last Sunday, Drew Stanton would find a way to muck things up.

Cardinals use fast start to beat Lions, move to 9-1

Cardinals' defense plays big in beating Lions

Cardinals take frustrations out on Lions

The Cardinals defense, which was ranked 15th in the league coming into the game, didn't just outplay Detroit's No. 1 ranked defense. It suffocated the Lions.

Drew Stanton wins, throws for 300 yards, takes on daddy duty - Arizona Cardinals Blog - ESPN

The Cardinals’ win gave Stanton’s family that was in town Sunday another reason to celebrate, especially after how Stanton started. He was 8-for-10 passing for 156 yards in the first quarter and threw two touchdowns to receiver Michael Floyd.

Arizona Cardinals' Super Bowl fate rests in secondary - ESPN

As it proved by extending the team's league-best record to 9-1 with a 14-6 win over the Lions, Arizona’s secondary isn’t that bad.

Floyd, Stanton Talk Cards' Win - ESPN Video - ESPN

QB Drew Stanton and WR Michael Floyd discuss the Cardinals' 14-6 win over the Lions.

Sunday Blitz: Lions-Cardinals Recap - ESPN Video - ESPN

Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Cardinals' 14-6 win over the Lions.

Larry Fitzgerald of Arizona Cardinals to get MRI on knee - ESPN

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is scheduled to undergo an MRI on Monday to determine the seriousness of an injury suffered to the MCL in his left knee, according to a source.

Rapid Reaction: Arizona Cardinals - ESPN

A few thoughts on the Arizona Cardinals' 14-6 win against the Detroit Lions at University of Phoenix Stadium.

Arizona Cardinals continue to pile up sacks in win over Detroit Lions

Consider Todd Bowles to be a chef, and then realize that he may have finally found the final ingredient needed to make the tastiest meal he has ever produced.

Michael Floyd shows up, comes up big in Arizona Cardinals' win over Detroit Lions

Early in the season, Larry Fitzgerald was the one being left out, while Michael Floyd and John Brown seemed to be soaking up targets.

Stanton, defense hold on to lead Arizona Cardinals past Detroit Lions

Drew Stanton threw touchdown passes to Michael Floyd on Arizona's first two possessions and the Cardinals held Detroit without a touchdown, beating the Lions 14-6 on Sunday in a matchup of teams with two of the best records in the NFC.

Justin Bethel makes key play, but not without some controversy and confusion

It may not be the play that saved the game, but it definitely made sure the game didn't turn.

Arizona Cardinals keep early lead to beat Detroit Lions: By the Numbers

Arizona's dominant defense shut out the Lions in the second half and ultimately sealed the victory.

Arizona Cardinals' Michael Floyd re-emerges in big way with two TDs | FOX Sports

Michael Floyd re-emerges in big way with two TDs versus Lions.

Win over Lions puts Cardinals in NFC catbird seat | FOX Sports

The Cardinals own a three-game lead over every NFC team with six games to play.

Cardinals start fast, ride defes | FOX Sports

Cardinals start fast, ride defense to win over Lions.

Cardinals vs. Lions | FOX Sports

Images from the Cardinals-Lions game at University of Phoenix Stadium on Nov. 16, 2014.

Around the NFL

NFL schedule and results: Complete coverage of Week 11 -

The Patriots capped Sunday with a primetime handling of the Colts and are in solid position in the AFC. The Packers blew out the Eagles while the Cardinals took control of the No. 1 seed in the NFC with a win against Detroit.

DEA conducts surprise inspections of 49ers, Buccaneers over painkiller use -

Multiple road teams were reportedly investigated on Sunday.

Washington fans chant 'we want Colt' as RG3 struggles -
It's going to be a very long winter in D.C.

Bears could trade Jay Cutler after the season -
The Chicago Bears could save a lot of money by sending away Jay Cutler and there could be a trade market for the veteran passer too.

Jim Harbaugh a 'real possibility' for Raiders' job -
Another day, another Harbaugh rumor.