Browns Fall 31-17 Against Detroit - Game Recap
Matthew Stafford scorched the Browns defense for 4 TDs as Detroit defeated Cleveland 31-17 on Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium.
Detroit won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 44.5.
Reggie Bush rushed for 78 yards, while Joique Bell added 25 yards in the win. Kris Durham and Reggie Bush added 83 and 57 receiving yards respectively.
Travis Benjamin rushed for 45 yards for Cleveland, while Willis McGahee added 37 yards. Brandon Weeden threw for 292 yards for the Browns, while receivers Josh Gordon and Jordan Cameron had 126 and 64 yards respectively.
Detroit was outgained by Cleveland 395-366 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-23 by the Lions.
Cleveland lost the time of possession battle 33:29/26:31, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bengals. The Browns will aim to get back on the winning track at Green Bay.