Bengals shred Lions

Bengals shred Lions

Rudi Johnson rushed for 117 yards and two touchdowns on 24 carries Sunday night as the Cincinnati Bengals defeated the Detroit Lions 41-17.

The Bengals had been favored by 10-points in the game and easily covered the spread. The combined score was OVER the posted over/under total (45).

Bengals’ quarterback Carson Palmer completed 28-of-39 passes for 274 yards with three touchdowns and two interceptions. Chad Johnson caught 11 passes for 99 yards and a touchdown.

Jeff Garcia completed 13-of-21 passes for 138 yards with a touchdown and three interceptions for Detroit. Charles Rogers caught three passes for 71 yards and a touchdown.