Brissett, Browns bounce back from a breakdown, beat Steelers 29-17
Briefly, it seemed to be Sunday once more.
Brown’s mentor Kevin Stefanski was asked what he was thinking as the ball skipped around close to Pittsburgh’s sideline. He stopped for six seconds prior to replying.
“A great deal,” he said.
Cleveland fans could, at last, breathe out when cornerback Denzel Ward fell on a Steelers bumble in the end zone on the last play for a useless score.
Brissett associated with Amari Cooper and David Njoku for TDs and completed 21 of 31 for 220 yards. The 29-year-old had his second consecutive strong game as he fills in while Deshaun Watson serves an 11-game suspension.
Chubb had 113 yards and pushed and turned across the objective line on fourth-and-objective with 9:29 left to put the Browns ahead 23-14.
Mitch Trubisky and the Steelers’ stale offense looked alive in the main half, yet impeded after halftime, drop-kicking on their initial three belongings while acquiring only 54 yards.
Reprimanded for not tossing profound the initial two weeks, Trubisky sent off a couple of long balls however didn’t interface sufficiently.
Brissett’s 7-yard TD pass to Njoku put the Browns up 13-7 with 8:58 left before halftime. Yet, for the second consecutive week York missed an additional point.
Trubisky drove the Steelers on a 75-yard scoring drive — 51 yards coming on the ground — before the QB moved right and scored from the 1. Boswell’s PAT put Pittsburgh ahead 14-13.
Steelers youngster recipient George Pickens communicated dissatisfaction about not getting the ball during a misfortune to New Britain last week, it was open “90% of the time.” He wasn’t kidding, either to say he.
Trubisky, at last, hit him with a long ball, however, it took a fantastic, one-gave get by Pickens for a 36-yard gain.
Garrett neglected to record a sack and stays barely short of Dirt Matthews’ group record of 62. The Browns All-Ace cautious end was twofold joined, chipped, and was credited with just helped handles.
Cavalier’s Top pick monitors Donovan Mitchell and Darius Wreath filled in as the Browns’ privileged skippers. Mitchell as of late obtained in exchange from Utah crushed a phony guitar during pregame celebrations.
Steelers: CB Ahkello Witherspoon (right hamstring) limped off in the second from last quarter and didn’t return.
Earthy colors: Walker was hauled away with his left leg immobilized. Stefanski said Walker has a hyper-extended knee and will go through additional tests. Walker seemed to get injured when he was bowed back clumsily attempting to fend off a block. … Owusu-Koramoah (crotch) didn’t return. … LT Jedrick Wills Jr. (knee) went out momentarily however returned. … DT Taven Bryan (hamstring) likewise was harmed in the third. … S Ronnie Harrison harmed his hamstring during warmups and didn’t play.