Browns tame Bears

Browns tame Bears

The Cleveland Browns shutout the Chicago Bears for three quarters Thursday night to post a 16-6 victory.

The Browns had been favored by 1-point in the game and easily covered the small spread. The combined score was UNDER the night’s posted over/under total (36).

Reuben Droughns ran in for the Browns’ lone touchdown, while rushing for 60 yards on nine carries. Sultan McCullough also had a strong game on the ground rushing for 103 yards on 19 carries.

Kyle Orton struggled in limited action for Chicago, completing only 2-of-4 passes for 60 yards and an interception. Kurt Kitter completed 8-of-13 passes for 100 yards and a touchdown late in the fourth quarter.