Detroit Defeats Washington 27-20 - Recap
|Detroit Defeats Washington 27-20 - Recap|
Matthew Stafford sliced and diced the Redskins defense for 385 yards and 2 TDs as Detroit handed Washington a 27-20 defeat on Sunday at FedExField.
Detroit was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 48.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Joique Bell rushed for 63 yards, while Matthew Stafford added 2 yards in the win. Nate Burleson and Calvin Johnson added 116 and 115 receiving yards respectively.
Alfred Morris rushed for 73 yards for Washington, while Robert Griffin III added 37 yards. Robert Griffin III threw for 326 yards for the Redskins, while receivers Santana Moss and Pierre Garcon had 77 and 73 yards respectively.
Detroit outgained Washington 441-420 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-24 by the Redskins.
Washington led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:12/28:48 split in that important category.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face Oakland.