Recap - Colts Defeat Detroit 35-33
|Recap - Colts Defeat Detroit 35-33|
Indianapolis got 4 passing strikes from Andrew Luck en route to a 35-33 victory over Detroit on Sunday in Week 13 action at Ford Field.
The Colts were a 7-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 51.5.
Vick Ballard rushed for 41 yards, while Andrew Luck added 33 yards in the win. T.Y. Hilton and Donnie Avery added 100 and 91 receiving yards respectively.
Joique Bell rushed for 81 yards for Detroit, while Mikel Leshoure added 57 yards. Matthew Stafford threw for 313 yards for the Lions, while receivers Calvin Johnson and Tony Scheffler had 171 and 55 yards respectively.
Indianapolis outgained Detroit 459-451 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-21 by the Colts.
Detroit led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 37:38/22:22 split in that important category.
Indianapolis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Titans. The Lions will aim to get back on the winning track at Green Bay.