What Happened to Patriots in Lifeless Loss to Lions? The Patriots were dominated in every fact of the game in a shocking loss to the Detroit Lions. By CLNS Media - September 24, 2018 556 0 SHARE Facebook Twitter Absolutely no one saw this coming. The Patriots put forth one of their worst all around efforts in the Brady Belichick era in a 26-10 loss to the Lions. Mike Petraglia & Evan Lazar from Foxboro.