Cleveland Browns win 20-10 against New York Giants in 1st preseason game

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EAST RUTHERFORD — The Cleveland Browns are celebrating a 20-10 victory over the New York Giants Thursday night.

New York struck first with a field goal to take a 3-0 lead at Met Life Stadium.

The Browns first team offense answered as quaterback Tyrod Taylor drove the team to a score. He hit tight end David Njoku on a 36 yard touchdown pass and the Browns took a 7-3 lead.

Number one overall pick Baker Mayfield drove the team on a 72 yard drive culminated with the 10 yard td toss to David Njoku. The Browns led 13-3 as the two point conversion failed.

In the 3rd quarter, C.J. Board fumbled a punt return and the Giants cashed in. Jalen Simmons ran 5 yards for a t.d. New York pulled within 3 points, 13-10.

Baker Mayfield passed the ball to Anotnio Callaway, resulting in a 54 yard touchdown in the 4th quarter.

The Cleveland Browns beat the Giants 20-10.

For the game, Baker Mayfield was 11 completions for 20 passes for 210 yards and 2 touchdown passes.

Tyrod Taylor was 5 completions for 5 passes for 99 yards and 1 touchdown pass.

The Browns were a perfect 4 and 0 in 2017 in the preseason and continue that trend with their win Thursday night.  They return to practice on Sunday in Berea.

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