Detroit vs Pittsburgh Wrap - Pittsburgh Wins 23-7
The Lions came up short against the Steelers in P1 action on Saturday, falling 23-7 at Heinz Field.
Pittsburgh was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 33.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dennis Dixon completed 6 of 7 pass attempts for 128 yards and 1 TD for the Steelers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jahvid Best rushed for 29 yards for Detroit, while DeDe Dorsey added 20 yards. Shaun Hill threw for 77 yards for the Lions, while receivers Dan Gronkowski and Eric Fowler had 31 and 23 yards respectively.
Detroit lost the time of possession battle 32:08/27:52, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Denver.