Detroit vs Cleveland Wrap - Detroit Wins 30-28
Detroit got 2 scoring strikes from Drew Stanton en route to a 30-28 victory over Cleveland on Friday in P2 action at Cleveland Browns Stadium.
Detroit was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 38.5.
Ian Johnson rushed for 34 yards, while Mike Bell added 33 yards in the win. Maurice Stovall and Nate Burleson added 67 and 34 receiving yards respectively.
Armond Smith rushed for 90 yards for Cleveland, while Brandon Jackson added 19 yards. Colt McCoy threw for 96 yards for the Browns, while receivers Evan Moore and Greg Little had 40 and 25 yards respectively.
Cleveland was outgained by Detroit 407-271 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-15 by the Lions.
Cleveland lost the time of possession battle 36:51/23:09, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Patriots. The Browns will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.