Around the AFC North: Week 10
Things are wild in the AFC North. The Cleveland Browns knocked off the Baltimore Ravens 33-31 in Baltimore on Sunday. That game featured 38 total points in the second half. 24 of those points were scored by the Browns who trailed 20-6 at halftime. Cleveland did not punt in the second half and got a touchdown on a 34-yard interception return by Greg Newsome II. Deshaun Watson had one of his best games as a member of the Browns throwing for 213 yards. The Browns run game racked up 178 yards led by Jerome Ford who had 107 yards on 17 carries. It was a tough day at the office for Lamar Jackson who threw two interceptions including the fourth quarter pick that gave the Browns a chance to win the game. The Browns travel to Pittsburgh to take on the Steelers in week 11 while the Ravens face the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday Night Football.
The Pittsburgh Steelers hung on for a 23-19 win against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. The game was clinched on an interception by Damontae Kazee at the two-yard line as time expired. Pittsburgh racked up 205 yards rushing against Green Bay. Jaylen Warren went for 101 yards on 15 carries and Najee Harris went for 82 yards on 16 carries. Both running backs scored a touchdown. The Steelers take on the Browns next week.
In Cincinnati, the Bengals fell to the Houston Texans 30-27. The Bengals’ passing game had a huge day with Joe Burrow throwing for 347 yards and 2 touchdowns. Ja’Marr Chase had 5 catches for 124 yards and Tyler Boyd had 8 catches for 117 yards. Unfortunately for Cincinnati, it was not enough as C.J. Stroud drove the Texans down the field in the closing seconds for the game-winning field goal. The Bengals face the Ravens on Thursday Night Football.
AFC North Standings Week 10
Baltimore Ravens 7-3
Pittsburgh Steelers 6-3
Cleveland Browns 6-3
Cincinnati Bengals 5-4