Cleveland got 2 scoring strikes from Garrett Gilbert en route to a 21-18 victory over Indianapolis on Saturday in Pre-Season Week 2 action at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Browns were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +2.0 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 41.0.
Garrett Gilbert completed 13 of 19 pass attempts for 151 yards and 2 TDs for the Browns in the win.
Aca'Cedric Ware rushed for 24 yards for Indianapolis, while Jonathan Williams added 15 yards. Jacoby Brissett threw for 100 yards for the Colts, while receivers Deon Cain and Hale Hentges had 80 and 34 yards respectively.
Indianapolis outgained Cleveland 382-271 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-19 by the Colts.
Cleveland lost the time of possession battle 33:08-26:52, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Cleveland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Buccaneers. The Colts will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Chicago.