Lions Edged by Ravens, 18-16

Automated Insights

The Detroit defense had no answer for Reggie Bush, but it would prove not enough to avoid a tough loss for the Lions against the Ravens, 18-16, at home.

Matthew Stafford was marred by turnovers, going 18 for 34 with 235 yards passing, one touchdown and three picks. Joe Flacco completed 20 of 38 passes for 222 yards, no touchdowns and no interceptions for the Ravens.

Bush was a standout player for the Lions, rushing for 86 yards on 17 attempts with a touchdown in addition to two receptions for 15 yards. Calvin Johnson caught six balls for 98 yards.

The Detroit defense surrendered 90 yards rushing and 222 passing. They registered a single sack on Flacco.

Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones put up 80 receiving yards. Running back Ray Rice also performed well with 56 rushing yards.

The Lions are at home to take on the Giants (5-9) next week while the Ravens will meet the Patriots (10-4), also at home.


Ravens Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
C- 71 J. Flacco 20 38 222 0 0


Lions Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
D 66 M. Stafford 18 34 235 1 3


Ravens Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
B 82 R. Rice RB 12 56 4.7 0
D+ 68 B. Pierce RB 7 21 3.0 0
C- 71 J. Flacco QB 2 13 6.5 0


Lions Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
A+ 99 R. Bush RB 17 86 5.1 1
C 73 J. Bell RB 9 24 2.7 0
D 66 M. Stafford QB 2 9 4.5 0


Ravens Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
B 84 J. Jones WR 6 80 13.3 0
B- 80 T. Smith WR 4 69 17.3 0
C- 71 M. Brown WR 4 31 7.8 0


Lions Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
B+ 89 C. Johnson WR 6 98 16.3 0
C+ 77 N. Burleson WR 4 51 12.8 0
C 74 B. Pettigrew TE 2 23 11.5 0