Browns vs Bengals Final: 17-6 - Recap
|Browns vs Bengals Final: 17-6 - Recap|
Brian Hoyer threw a pair of TD passes as Cleveland defeated Cincinnati 17-6 in Week 4 action on Sunday.
Cleveland won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 42.5.
Willis McGahee rushed for 46 yards, while Chris Ogbonnaya added 27 yards in the win. Jordan Cameron and Josh Gordon added 91 and 71 receiving yards respectively.
Giovani Bernard rushed for 37 yards for Cincinnati, while BenJarvus Green-Ellis added 13 yards. Andy Dalton threw for 206 yards for the Bengals, while receivers Jermaine Gresham and A.J. Green had 53 and 51 yards respectively.
Cincinnati was outgained by Cleveland 336-266 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 18-16 by the Browns.
Cincinnati lost the time of possession battle 31:09/28:51, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act home to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head home to face New England.