Cardinals Down St. Louis 23-20 - Match Report
Beanie Wells scampered through the St. Louis defense for 228 yards as Arizona handed the Rams a 23-20 defeat on Sunday at Edward Jones Dome.
The Cardinals were a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 40.5.
John Skelton completed 12 of 23 pass attempts for 114 yards and 0 TDs for the Cardinals in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Rams defense.
Steven Jackson rushed for 64 yards for St. Louis, while Jerious Norwood added 22 yards. Sam Bradford threw for 203 yards for the Rams, while receivers Brandon Lloyd and Austin Pettis had 74 and 45 yards respectively.
St. Louis lost the offensive yardage battle to Arizona 374-272 yards in Sunday's game. Arizona had more first downs as that total ended up 16-12.
The time of possession battle favored Arizona as their offense was on the field for 33:59, longer than the 26:01 of their opponents.
Arizona looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cowboys. The Rams will aim to get back on the winning track at San Francisco.