Bengals vs Browns Final: 27-17 - Recap
Cincinnati got a 121-yard performance from Cedric Benson as a key part of its 27-17 victory over the Browns on Sunday at Cleveland Browns Stadium.
The Bengals were a 6.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 36.5.
Bruce Gradkowski completed 5 of 12 pass attempts for 92 yards and 1 TD for the Bengals in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Peyton Hillis rushed for 57 yards for Cleveland, while Montario Hardesty added 18 yards. Colt McCoy threw for 213 yards for the Browns, while receivers Mohamed Massaquoi and Benjamin Watson had 77 and 45 yards respectively.
The time of possession battle favored Cincinnati as their offense was on the field for 30:23, longer than the 29:37 of their opponents.
Cincinnati heads into a Week 2 battle against the Broncos. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indianapolis.