Cleveland Defeats San Diego 7-6 - Recap
Trent Richardson scampered through the San Diego defense for 122 yards as Cleveland handed the Chargers a 7-6 defeat on Sunday at Cleveland Browns Stadium.
Cleveland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 40.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brandon Weeden completed 11 of 27 pass attempts for 129 yards and 0 TDs for the Browns in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Ryan Mathews rushed for 95 yards for San Diego, while Ronnie Brown added 17 yards. Philip Rivers threw for 154 yards for the Chargers, while receivers Ronnie Brown and Malcom Floyd had 85 and 43 yards respectively.
San Diego outgained Cleveland 265-250 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 17-15 by the Chargers.
Cleveland lost the time of possession battle 30:52/29:08, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Cleveland heads into a Week 9 battle against the Ravens. San Diego, meanwhile, will have their next action against Kansas City.