Washington vs Detroit Recap - Lions Win 37-25
|Washington vs Detroit Recap - Lions Win 37-25|
Matthew Stafford scorched the Redskins defense for 4 TDs as Detroit defeated Washington 37-25 on Sunday at Ford Field.
Detroit was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 45.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kevin Smith rushed for 51 yards, while Jahvid Best added 48 yards in the win. Calvin Johnson and Nate Burleson added 101 and 47 receiving yards respectively.
Donovan McNabb rushed for 45 yards for Washington, while Keiland Williams added 25 yards. Donovan McNabb threw for 210 yards for the Redskins, while receivers Anthony Armstrong and Santana Moss had 92 and 56 yards respectively.
Washington was outgained by Detroit 304-275 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-13 by the Lions.
Washington lost the time of possession battle 32:10/27:50, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jets. The Redskins will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.