1: Lions' Bold Start

The Lions stunned by faking a punt deep in their territory, setting the tone with a fearless approach.

2: Lions upset Chiefs

The Detroit Lions defeated the defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs 21-20 in the Kickoff Game of the 2023 NFL season.

3: Kadarius Toney and Skyy Moore Struggle

Toney and Moore had tough nights, failing to fill the void left by Travis Kelce's absence.

4: Chiefs Defense Without Chris Jones

Despite some long drives, the Chiefs' defense held its own without All-Pro Chris Jones, making a statement.

5. Lions' Impressive Rookies

Detroit's draft class shone in their 21-20 victory, with four rookies making instant contributions.

6: Aidan Hutchinson's Dominance

Aidan Hutchinson led the Lions' defense, showcasing toughness and intensity against the Chiefs.

7: Defensive Success

Despite a few hiccups, the Lions' defense tipped passes and forced incompletions, led by coach Aaron Glenn.

8: Speedy Interception

Brian Branch's interception return reached a top speed of 20.74 mph, showcasing the Lions' speed and agility.

9: Mahomes' First Week 1 Interception

Patrick Mahomes' interception in this game was a first for him in a Week 1 game.

10: A Dangerous Team

The Lions' boldness, rookie talent, and strong defense make them a formidable team to watch in the 2023 season.