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National Football League
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Detroit 38, Buffalo 32
When: 7:00 PM ET, Thursday, August 30, 2012
Where: Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan
Temperature: Dome
Head Official: Mike Shepherd
Attendance: 55972
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Buffalo 7314832
Detroit 28001038
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 8:22
Buffalo TD Detroit 0 - Buffalo 7
Stevie Johnson 4 yd. pass from Ryan Fitzpatrick (Rian Lindell kick)
1st Quarter - 5:03
Detroit TD Detroit 7 - Buffalo 7
Calvin Johnson 24 yd. pass from Matthew Stafford (Jason Hanson kick)
1st Quarter - 4:25
Detroit TD Detroit 14 - Buffalo 7
Mikel Leshoure 2 yd. run (Jason Hanson kick)
1st Quarter - 0:54
Detroit TD Detroit 21 - Buffalo 7
Shaun Hill 1 yd. run (Jason Hanson kick)
1st Quarter - 0:13
Detroit TD Detroit 28 - Buffalo 7
Jonte Green 23 yd. interception return (Jason Hanson kick)
2nd Quarter - 1:52
Buffalo FG Detroit 28 - Buffalo 10
Rian Lindell 30 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 10:35
Buffalo TD Detroit 28 - Buffalo 17
Johnny White 1 yd. run (Rian Lindell kick)
3rd Quarter - 7:01
Buffalo TD Detroit 28 - Buffalo 24
Dorin Dickerson 4 yd. pass from Tyler Thigpen (Rian Lindell kick)
4th Quarter - 14:10
Detroit FG Detroit 31 - Buffalo 24
Jason Hanson 39 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 13:53
Buffalo TD Detroit 31 - Buffalo 32
Marcus Easley 100 yd. kickoff return (Marcus Easley pass from Tyler Thigpen)
4th Quarter - 10:20
Detroit TD Detroit 38 - Buffalo 32
Kellen Moore 1 yd. run (Jason Hanson kick)
TEAMS
Team Stats
  Buffalo Detroit
1st Downs 26 24
Rushing 5 6
Passing 15 14
Penalty 6 4
3rd Down Conversions 2-8 5-14
4th Down Conversions 0-1 1-1
Punts-Average 4-43.8 5-40.6
Return Yards 187 95
Punts-Returns 1-20 1-30
Kickoffs-Returns 6-167 2-42
Int-Returns 0-0 3-23
Penalties-Yards 8-80 9-102
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 2-0
Time of Possession 29:50 30:10
Total Net Yards 298 389
Total Plays 62 70
Average Gain 4.8 5.6
Net Yards Rushing 77 98
Rushes 25 34
Average/Rush 3.1 2.9
Net Yards Passing 221 291
Comp-Att 23-36 20-35
Yards/Pass 6.0 8.1
Sacked-Yards Lost 1-4 1-3
Had Intercepted 3 0
Touchdowns 4 5
Rushing 1 3
Passing 2 1
Other 1 1
Extra Points 4-4 5-5
Field Goals 1-1 1-3
Red Zone Efficiency 3-4-75% 3-4-75%
Goal To Go Efficiency 3-3-100% 3-3-100%
Safeties 0 0
PLAYER STATS
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Thigpen 18/30 186 1 2
R. Fitzpatrick 5/5 39 1 0
T. Jackson 0/1 0 0 1
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
K. Moore 17/30 211 0 0
M. Stafford 2/3 57 1 0
S. Hill 1/2 26 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
C. Spiller 6 29 4.8 0 11
T. Choice 9 27 3.0 0 9
T. Thigpen 1 7 7.0 0 7
J. White 4 7 1.8 1 10
Z. Brown 2 6 3.0 0 4
T. Jackson 2 5 2.5 0 5
T. Graham 1 -4 -4.0 0 -4
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
M. Leshoure 15 43 2.9 1 10
K. Williams 3 24 8.0 0 16
J. Bell 12 23 1.9 0 9
K. Moore 3 7 2.3 1 7
S. Hill 1 1 1.0 1 1
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
R. Martin 7 5 49 9.8 0 18
K. Aiken 4 3 42 14.0 0 16
D. Dickerson 4 3 23 7.7 1 11
N. Roosevelt 4 2 21 10.5 0 11
M. Easley 1 1 20 20.0 0 20
S. Johnson 2 2 17 8.5 1 13
S. Chandler 1 1 13 13.0 0 13
T. Graham 3 1 12 12.0 0 12
D. Jones 2 2 9 4.5 0 5
Z. Brown 1 1 9 9.0 0 9
D. Hagan 4 1 8 8.0 0 8
K. Brock 1 1 2 2.0 0 2
B. Smith 1 0 0 0 0 0
J. White 1 0 0 0 0 0
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
R. Broyles 4 3 54 18.0 0 26
J. Bell 5 5 53 10.6 0 32
L. Long 5 3 51 17.0 0 23
A. Wells 3 2 41 20.5 0 27
M. Leshoure 3 1 33 33.0 0 33
C. Johnson 1 1 24 24.0 1 24
P. Edwards 9 2 14 7.0 0 7
M. Stovall 3 1 13 13.0 0 13
A. Gottlieb 2 2 11 5.5 0 6
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
J. Green 1 23 1
J. Miller 1 0 0
A. Spievey 1 0 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
A. Carrington 1.0 3.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
R. Lewis 1.0 4.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO.
T. Carder 1.0
J. Gilbert 1.0
N. Saenz 1.0
K. Moore 1.0
A. Carrington 1.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO.
T. Robertson 2.0
R. Lewis 1.0
N. Fairley 1.0
S. Hill 1.0
Fumbles
  NO.
T. Jackson 1
B. Smith 1
Fumbles
  NO.
J. Bell 1
L. Long 1