Lions vs Broncos Final: 45-10 - Recap
|Lions vs Broncos Final: 45-10 - Recap|
The Lions got a 3-TD performance from Matthew Stafford as Detroit handed Denver a 45-10 defeat on Sunday at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Detroit was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 43.5.
Maurice Morris rushed for 58 yards, while Keiland Williams added 25 yards in the win. Calvin Johnson and Titus Young added 125 and 66 receiving yards respectively.
Knowshon Moreno rushed for 69 yards for Denver, while Tim Tebow added 63 yards. Tim Tebow threw for 172 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Eric Decker and Eddie Royal had 72 and 41 yards respectively.
Denver was outgained by Detroit 376-312 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-19 by the Lions.
The time of possession battle favored Denver as their offense was on the field for 30:26, longer than the 29:34 of their opponents.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bears. The Broncos will aim to get back on the winning track at Oakland.