Bears vs Browns Final: 28-20 - Recap
|Bears vs Browns Final: 28-20 - Recap|
The Bears got a 2-TD performance from Josh McCown as Chicago handed Cleveland a 28-20 defeat on Thursday at Cleveland Browns Stadium.
Chicago was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 38.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Armando Allen rushed for 83 yards, while Lorenzo Booker added 81 yards in the win. Armando Allen and Dane Sanzenbacher added 51 and 34 receiving yards respectively.
Adonis Thomas rushed for 81 yards for Cleveland, while Brandon Jackson added 48 yards. Thaddeus Lewis threw for 56 yards for the Browns, while receivers Joshua Cribbs and Josh Gordon had 34 and 17 yards respectively.
Chicago outgained Cleveland 337-290 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-15 by the Bears.
The time of possession battle favored Chicago as their offense was on the field for 36:54, longer than the 23:06 of their opponents.
Chicago heads into a Week 1 battle against the Colts. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.