The Browns received the kick in the 3rd quarter, however were unable to get any momentum on offense. After a couple good defensive stands, the Browns fielded a punt inside the 5 yard line. On the very next play, Kizer was strip-sacked, and Baltimore recovered the ball in the end zone to extend their lead to 24-10.
On their ensuing drive, Cleveland drove to midfield, and failed with a QB sneak on 4th and 2. Baltimore took advantage of their field position to close out the quarter with a Field Goal - taking the lead 27-10.