Game Notes: Browns 18, Bears 16

Fourth Quarter Notes-

Browns win, 18-16.

1:09 Browns ball.  Cook runs for 1, Cook again for 1, Hoyer 10 yard bootleg...  Browns win. Hoyer looked good..

2:00 Warning-Bears ball. Tank Carder drops an interception at the 35 yard line. Robbie Gould 57 yard attempt with 1:14 to go... It's wide right. The defense holds on the drive.

Spencer Lanning the punter, is kicking field goals tonight.  a 40 yard field goal... Browns take the lead. 18-16. 3:15 to go... 

Bears ball 5:47 to go... The Browns with force a fumble. LJ Fort forced and recovered a fumble. Browns in business.

Browns ball-Gurley, Edwards, and Nelson all with catches on this drive. Hoyer hits TE Dan Gronkowski at the front of the end zone. Touchdown. Browns go for 2. no good... 16-15 Bears leads... 6:47 to go..

Bears ball-44 yard field goal by Robbie Gould. 16-9 Bears. 10:22 to go.

Browns ball-Hoyer picked off by Sherrick McManus. Bears ball in Browns territory. 

Bears ball-LJ Fort and Tank Carder get things going with a nice sack to force Chicago to punt.


Third Quarter Notes-

Browns- Brian Hoyer connect with Gurley on a 3rd Down and Long for 20 Yards and a 1st Down.. Hoyer sacked by JT Thomas.. Browns go for it on 4th down and 12. David Nelson fell down .


James Michael Johnson picks off a Trent Edwards deflected pass, Johnson gets the 21 yard pass. Browns go for two, Nothing going. Browns get the touchdown Brad Smelley hurt 13-9.

Trent Edwards is the Bears quarterback. John Hughes great deflection. Trent Edwards crosses mid-field, Edwards finds Josh Lenz 40 yard pass inside the 10. Justin Cole deflects the pass on the 4 yard line. Browns hold Bears to a 21 yard field goal by Robbie Gould. 13-3 Chicago leads

Second Quarter Notes

Browns ball-:58 seconds to go/ 3 time outs.   Two seconds to go David Nelson catch to take ball inside the 15. Lanning, Field goal. 32 yard field goal. 10-3. Halftime

Bears ball-2:02 to go. Michael Ford 27 yard run.  Sloppy tackling again by Browns. Brian Sanford great pressure. Best defensive stand. .

Browns ball- Brian Hoyer poised in the pocket to get first down to get to Tori Gurley for first down. Then to Kellen Davis for another. Nelson makes first catch. Browns go for it on 4 and 3. Josh Cooper with a nice catch and go.  It's called back. Colton Schmidt with his first punt.

Bears just eating up yards against the Browns defense. Palmer on a 37 yard pass, defense steps up.forces punt. 

Browns-WR David Nelson in the game. Browns holding and offside. Ugh. 65 yard punt by Spencer Lanning.

Bears walking down the field. Joe Anderson catches a Jordan Palmer touchdown pass. Bears 5 for 5 on third down.

First Quarter Notes

Overall first quarter- Josh Gordon looks like a man among boys. Otherwise this is sloppy. Some good things of defense, Hoyer with two nice passes to Gordon. Jordan Palmer is walking through the Browns defense on the last drive.

-Bears ball...Quentin Groves with a nice sack, good pressure by Kitchen. Palmer is otherwise slicing right through the Browns defense. end of first quarter.

-Browns ball, Brandon Jackson on the screen pass for first down. Another big pass to Josh Gordon. Hoyer not scared to run the ball. 7 yard run.  41 yard field goal is missed by Spencer Lanning.

Bears Ball- Bears kick a 52 yard field goal by Robbie Gould. 3-0 Bears. 

Browns ball-47 yard pass from Brian Hoyer to Josh Gordon. for the first play of the game. Hoyer picked off by Demontre Hurst. Questions about Gordon running the full route, from the Bernie Kosar.

Injury list: Brandon Bogotay, Desmond Bryant,Jordan Cameron, Shawn Lauvao, Barkevious Mingo, Chris Owens, Jason Pinkston, Jamoris Slaughter. Shayne Graham (back issues)

The Browns are in Chicago to take on the Bears. Jason Campbell was expected to start for the Browns, but he is ill. Former St. Ignatius quarterback Brian Hoyer will start.

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