The Washington Redskins take on the Detroit Lions in one of the NFL games on Sunday, October 23 start time at 1:00 PM ET, at Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan.
The Washington Redskins (4-2) are coming from a 27-20 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 6. Kirk Cousins completed 18 of 34 passes for 263 yards and two touchdowns against an interception. On the ground, Matt Jones rushed for 135 yards and a touchdown in 16 attempts while Rob Kelly added 59 yards in five carries. In the receiving end, Pierre Garcon posted 77 yards in six receptions while DeSean Jackson added 55 yards in four catches. Jamison Crowder contributed 52 yards and a touchdown in three catches.
Offensively, the Redskins are averagin 23.7 points and 387.2 total yards (276.8 in passing and 110.3 in rushing) per game. Defensively, the Redskins are yielding 23.7 points and 366.5 total yards (242.5 in passing and 124.0 in rushing ) per game against the opposing teams.
The Detroit Lions (3-3) are coming from a 31-28 win over the Los Angeles Rams in Week 6. Matthew Stafford completed 23 of 31 passes for 270 yards and four touchdowns. On the ground, Zach Zenner posted 58 yards in 14 carries while Stafford added 14 yards. In the receiving end, Golden Tate posted 165 yards and a touchdown in eight receptions while Anquan Boldin added 60 yards and a touchdown in eight receptions.
Offensively, the Lions are averaging 25.0 points and 349.3 total yards (260.7 in passing and 88.7 in rushing) per game. Defensively, the Lions are yielding 25.5 points and 379.7 total yards (271.3 in passing and 108.3 in rushing) per game against the opposing teams.
Redskins vs Lions game schedule info:
Date: October 23, 2016
Start Time: 1:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: Fox
Live Stream: NFL Game Pass
Odds and Point Spread: -1.0 Lions, 48.5 O/u
Prediction: Redskins win