Stafford was 20 of 29 for 323 yards without a turnover. Marvin Jones Jr. hauled in four passes for 81 yards and a touchdown. There has been heavy speculation that Caldwell will not be retained for a fifth season.
The Packers (7-9) have a losing record for the first time since 2008, which is also the last time they didnt earn a spot in the playoffs. Jamaal Williams gained 82 yards rushing and caught three passes for 31 yards. CB Damarious Randall, TE Richard Rodgers, G Jahri Evans and RB Aaron Jones were also inactive.
Mason Crosby's 41-yard field goal gave Green Bay the early lead, but Detroit dominated the remainder of the half. He came into Sunday ranked fourth in the National Football League in passing yards, tied for seventh in passing touchdowns and eighth in quarterback rating.More news: Raiders to pursue Jon Gruden for coaching job
Stafford threw a go-ahead, 54-yard pass to Kenny Golladay. However, a number of teams reportedly complained that the Packers move violated the rules regarding players who are eligible to be placed on injured reserve - and that Green Bay should have to release quarterback Rodgers. Packers cornerback Donatello Brown impeded Trevor Davis' attempt to catch a punt. He even caught a two-point conversion pass from Golden Tate to cap off a 35-11 blowout win to move Detroit to 9-7. Matt Prater added two field goals of 28 and 30 yards, respectively.
Stafford is the fastest quarterback in National Football League history to reach 3,000 completions in a career.
Hundley was 14 of 24 for 172 yards with two interceptions and a fumble.
The Lions entered the game as 7-point favorites. The Packers finished the season 3-5 on the road. (1,101) the first pair of Lions teammates since Tate and Calvin Johnson in 2014 to both record 1,000-yards receiving in the same season. Detroit has had to start 10 different o-line combinations this season which has really hurt their offensive consistency.