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Cowboys player to watch: DeMarco Murray

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray.

Bears player to watch against Lions: Matt Forte

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte.

Vikings player to watch: Everson Griffen

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen.

Buccaneers player to watch: Mike Evans

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans.

Bears player to watch against Lions: Jay Cutler

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler.

Patriots player to watch against Lions: Jonas Gray

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is New England Patriots running back Jonas Gray.

Cardinals player to watch: Drew Stanton

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton.

Dolphins player to watch: Brent Grimes

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Miami Dolphins cornerback Brent Grimes.

Falcons player to watch: Devin Hester

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Atlanta Falcons receiver and returner Devin Hester.

Saints players to watch: Running backs

This week, the opposing players to watch against the Detroit Lions are New Orleans Saints running backs Mark Ingram, Pierre Thomas and Khiry Robinson.

Vikings player to watch: Teddy Bridgewater

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater.

Bills player to watch against Lions: Kyle Orton

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Buffalo Bills quarterback Kyle Orton.

Jets player to watch: Muhammad Wilkerson

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson.

Packers players to watch: Offensive line

This week, the opposing players to watch against the Detroit Lions are the Green Bay Packers' offensive linemen.

Panthers player to watch: Luke Kuechly

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly.

Giants player to watch: Rashad Jennings

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings.

Giants player to watch against Lions: Antrel Rolle

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle.

Ravens player to watch against Lions: Daryl Smith

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Baltimore Ravens linebacker Daryl Smith.

Eagles player to watch against Lions: Nick Foles

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles.

Packers player to watch: Eddie Lacy

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy.

Bucs player to watch against Lions: Gerald McCoy

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy.

Steelers player to watch: Antonio Brown

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown.

Bears players to watch: Josh McCown and Jay Cutler

This week, the opposing players to watch against the Detroit Lions are Chicago Bears quarterbacks Josh McCown and Jay Cutler

Cowboys player to watch against Lions: Dez Bryant

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant.

Bengals player to watch: Vontaze Burfict

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict.

Browns player to watch against Lions: Joe Haden

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden.

Packers player to watch: Randall Cobb

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb.

Bears player to watch against Lions: Major Wright

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Chicago Bears safety Major Wright.

Redskins player to watch: Ryan Kerrigan

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Washington Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan.

Cardinals player to watch: Carson Palmer

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer.

Vikings player to watch vs. Lions: Greg Jennings

This week, the opposing player to watch against the Detroit Lions is new Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings.