New York vs Detroit Wrap - New York Wins 23-20
|New York vs Detroit Wrap - New York Wins 23-20|
The Giants were Week 16 winners on Sunday, coming out on top of the Lions by a score of 23-20 at Ford Field.
The Giants were a 9.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 47.5.
Eli Manning completed 23 of 42 pass attempts for 256 yards and 1 TD for the Giants in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Lions defense.
Joique Bell rushed for 91 yards for Detroit, while Reggie Bush added 34 yards. Matthew Stafford threw for 222 yards for the Lions, while receivers Joique Bell and Joseph Fauria had 63 and 43 yards respectively.
Detroit outgained New York 355-279 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-15 by the Lions.
New York lost the time of possession battle 37:45/29:43, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Washington looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Minnesota.