The Detroit Lions will take on the Washington Football Team at 1 p.m. ET on Sunday at Ford Field. Detroit is 3-5 overall and 0-3 at home, while Washington is 2-6 overall and 0-3 on the road. The Lions have lost two consecutive games. Washington has lost six of its past seven games.
Detroit is favored by 3.5 points in the latest Lions vs. Washington Football Team odds from William Hill Sportsbook. The over-under for points expected is set at 46.5. Before entering any Washington Football Team picks, you'll want to see the NFL predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Detroit vs. Washington spread: Lions -3.5
- Detroit vs. Washington over-under: 46.5 points
- Detroit vs. Washington money line: Lions -190, Washington 170
What you need to know about the Lions
The Lions lost to the Minnesota Vikings this past Sunday, 34-20. Detroit allowed Minnesota's Dalvin Cook to rush for 206 yards and two TDs. Detroit is second worst in the NFL in touchdowns allowed, with 30 on the season. Matthew Stafford and Chase Daniel combined for three INTs. The Lions lost their first of four games in a stretch against opponents with losing records.
D'Andre Swift had 97 scrimmage yards (64 rushing) in Week 9. He is one of three rookie running backs with 250 rush yards and 200-plus receiving yards (207) this season. He is tied for third among rookies with five TDs this season. T.J. Hockenson had a TD last week. He has a TD catch in four of his past five games. Hockenson is one of two tight ends with 350-plus yards (360) and five TDs this season. He is listed as questionable with a toe injury.
What you need to know about the Washington Football Team
Washington lost to the New York Giants this past Sunday, 23-20. Alex Smith sealed the loss with two interceptions in the final 2:18. Smith had taken over for Kyle Allen, who suffered a season-ending ankle injury in the first quarter. Smith was 24 of 32 for 325 yards, one TD and three interceptions.
Terry McLaurin caught seven passes for 115 yards, including a 68-yard TD reception. He is one of three NFC wide receivers with five games of seven-plus receptions. J.D. McKissic had a career-high nine receptions and 82 scrimmage yards (65 receiving) last week. He ranks fourth among running backs with 34 receptions this season. McKissic had 438 scrimmage yards and a TD catch with Detroit in 2019. Chase Young had a sack last week and leads all rookies with 3.5 sacks this season.
How to make Lions vs. Washington Football Team picks
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