Baltimore Defeats Detroit 18-16 - Recap
|Baltimore Defeats Detroit 18-16 - Recap|
The Ravens were Week 15 winners on Monday, coming out on top of the Lions by a score of 18-16 at Ford Field.
Baltimore was an underdog by 4.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 49.5.
Joe Flacco completed 20 of 38 pass attempts for 222 yards and 0 TDs for the Ravens in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Reggie Bush rushed for 86 yards for Detroit, while Joique Bell added 24 yards. Matthew Stafford threw for 235 yards for the Lions, while receivers Calvin Johnson and Nate Burleson had 98 and 51 yards respectively.
Baltimore lost the offensive yardage battle to Detroit 349-305 yards in Monday's game. Detroit had more first downs as that total ended up 19-18.
The time of possession battle favored Detroit as their offense was on the field for 32:25, longer than the 27:35 of their opponents.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act home to face New England looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face New York.