Rams Fall 44-6 Against Detroit - Game Recap
Shaun Hill passed for 3 TDs and 227 yards in leading the Lions past St. Louis on Sunday at Ford Field.
Detroit was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 43.5.
Jahvid Best rushed for 67 yards, while Kevin Smith added 16 yards in the win. Nate Burleson and Calvin Johnson added 56 and 54 receiving yards respectively.
Steven Jackson rushed for 114 yards for St. Louis, while Kenneth Darby added 14 yards. Sam Bradford threw for 215 yards for the Rams, while receivers Danny Amendola and Brandon Gibson had 95 and 34 yards respectively.
Detroit was outgained by St. Louis 341-322 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-20 by the Rams.
The time of possession battle favored St. Louis as their offense was on the field for 33:16, longer than the 26:44 of their opponents.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face San Diego.