Browns vs Lions Final: 19-17 - Recap
Cleveland earned a 19-17 victory over Detroit on Friday in P1 action at Ford Field.
Cleveland was an underdog by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 36.5.
Thaddeus Lewis completed 5 of 8 pass attempts for 90 yards and 0 TDs for the Browns in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Joique Bell rushed for 89 yards for Detroit, while Keiland Williams added 71 yards. Shaun Hill threw for 83 yards for the Lions, while receivers Calvin Johnson and Maurice Stovall had 36 and 35 yards respectively.
Detroit lost the offensive yardage battle to Cleveland 429-368 yards in Friday's game. Detroit had more first downs as that total ended up 21-20.
Cleveland lost the time of possession battle 31:29/28:31, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act on the road to face Green Bay looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Baltimore.