Patriots Down Cleveland 27-26 - Match Report
|Patriots Down Cleveland 27-26 - Match Report|
New England's aerial attack produced 418 yards and the Patriots produced a 27-26 victory over Cleveland on Sunday at Gillette Stadium.
New England did not, however, defeat the Browns against the spread, which closed at 10 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 47.5.
LeGarrette Blount rushed for 42 yards, while Stevan Ridley added 35 yards in the win. Shane Vereen and Julian Edelman added 153 and 64 receiving yards respectively.
Josh Gordon rushed for 34 yards for Cleveland, while Willis McGahee added 33 yards. Jason Campbell threw for 391 yards for the Browns, while receivers Josh Gordon and Jordan Cameron had 151 and 121 yards respectively.
Cleveland outgained New England 494-484 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 30-24 by the Patriots.
New England lost the time of possession battle 31:40/28:20, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
New England heads into a Week 15 battle against the Dolphins. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.