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Detroit Falls 19-17 to Vikings - Recap

Minnesota got a 113-yard performance from Alexander Mattison as a key part of its 19-17 victory over the Lions on Sunday at U.S. Bank Stadium.

The Vikings earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the -10.0-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 50.0 were rewarded with a winning wager.

Alexander Mattison rushed for 113 yards, while Kirk Cousins added 4 yards in the win. Justin Jefferson and Adam Thielen added 124 and 40 receiving yards respectively.

Jamaal Williams rushed for 57 yards for Detroit, while D'Andre Swift added 51 yards. Jared Goff threw for 203 yards for the Lions, while receivers Amon-Ra St. Brown and D'Andre Swift had 65 and 53 yards respectively.

Detroit lost the offensive yardage battle to Minnesota 384-288 yards in Sunday's game. Detroit had more first downs as that total ended up 22-18.

Detroit lost the time of possession battle 32:06-27:54, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Minnesota heads into a Week 6 battle against the Panthers. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.