Recap - 49ers Defeat Detroit 27-19
|Recap - 49ers Defeat Detroit 27-19|
Alex Smith passed for 2 TDs and 226 yards in leading San Francisco to a 27-19 win over Detroit on Sunday at Candlestick Park.
San Francisco was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 46.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Frank Gore rushed for 89 yards, while Mario Manningham added 29 yards in the win. Vernon Davis and Michael Crabtree added 73 and 67 receiving yards respectively.
Kevin Smith rushed for 53 yards for Detroit, while Joique Bell added 14 yards. Matthew Stafford threw for 230 yards for the Lions, while receivers Calvin Johnson and Joique Bell had 94 and 59 yards respectively.
Detroit was outgained by San Francisco 349-296 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-15 by the 49ers.
San Francisco lost the time of possession battle 30:26/29:34, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
San Francisco looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Vikings. The Lions will aim to get back on the winning track at Tennessee.