Detroit vs Green Bay Recap - Packers Win 45-41
|Detroit vs Green Bay Recap - Packers Win 45-41|
The Packers got a 6-TD performance from Matt Flynn as Green Bay handed Detroit a 45-41 defeat on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
The Packers were a 6.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 41.5.
Ryan Grant rushed for 48 yards, while Brandon Saine added 28 yards in the win. Jordy Nelson and James Jones added 162 and 89 receiving yards respectively.
Kevin Smith rushed for 35 yards for Detroit, while Stefan Logan added 16 yards. Matthew Stafford threw for 520 yards for the Lions, while receivers Calvin Johnson and Brandon Pettigrew had 244 and 116 yards respectively.
Green Bay was outgained by Detroit 575-550 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 32-27 by the Lions.
Detroit lost the time of possession battle 31:40/28:20, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.