Minnesota vs Detroit Wrap - Detroit Wins 20-13
|Minnesota vs Detroit Wrap - Detroit Wins 20-13|
The Lions were Week 17 winners on Sunday, coming out on top of the Vikings by a score of 20-13 at Ford Field.
Detroit won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 43.5.
Shaun Hill completed 28 of 39 pass attempts for 258 yards and 1 TD for the Lions in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Vikings defense.
Joe Webb rushed for 35 yards for Minnesota, while Adrian Peterson added 31 yards. Joe Webb threw for 148 yards for the Vikings, while receivers Percy Harvin and Jim Kleinsasser had 72 and 22 yards respectively.
Detroit outgained Minnesota 357-214 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-16 by the Lions.
Minnesota lost the time of possession battle 30:52/29:08, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.