Cleveland vs Detroit Recap - Lions Win 35-27
|Cleveland vs Detroit Recap - Lions Win 35-27|
Aaron Brown scored twice as Detroit earned a 35-27 win over Cleveland in football action on Saturday at Ford Field.
Detroit was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 41.5.
Matthew Stafford completed 13 of 17 pass attempts for 141 yards and 1 TD for the Lions in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jerome Harrison rushed for 34 yards for Cleveland, while Peyton Hillis added 26 yards. Jake Delhomme threw for 152 yards for the Browns, while receivers Joshua Cribbs and Peyton Hillis had 47 and 40 yards respectively.
Detroit lost the offensive yardage battle to Cleveland 414-347 yards in Saturday's game. Cleveland had more first downs as that total ended up 26-22.
Detroit lost the time of possession battle 34:31/25:29, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Detroit heads into a P4 battle against the Bills. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.