Lions vs Raiders Final: 28-27 - Recap
|Lions vs Raiders Final: 28-27 - Recap|
The Lions got a 4-TD performance from Matthew Stafford as Detroit handed Oakland a 28-27 defeat on Sunday at O.co Coliseum.
Bettors who backed the Lions were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 2.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 47.5.
Kevin Smith rushed for 43 yards, while Stefan Logan added 5 yards in the win. Calvin Johnson and Nate Burleson added 214 and 81 receiving yards respectively.
Michael Bush rushed for 77 yards for Oakland, while Marcel Reece added 26 yards. Carson Palmer threw for 367 yards for the Raiders, while receivers Darrius Heyward-Bey and Michael Bush had 155 and 62 yards respectively.
Oakland outgained Detroit 477-432 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-25 by the Raiders.
The time of possession battle favored Oakland as their offense was on the field for 31:33, longer than the 28:27 of their opponents.
Detroit heads into a Week 16 battle against the Chargers. Oakland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Kansas City.