Winners and losers from Browns’ TNF win over Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers swept the season series against the division rival Cleveland Browns last year. Cleveland got revenge at FirstEnergy Stadium on Thursday night.

After trailing 14-13 at halftime, Browns quarterback Jacoby Brissett managed Cleveland’s offense led by running back Nick Chubb and wide receiver Amari Cooper to 16 second-half points to lift the Browns to a 29-17 win.

Myles Garrett and the Browns defense held Pittsburgh to just three points in the second half to give the Steelers their second straight loss.

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Here are the winners and losers from Thursday night’s AFC North contest:


Nick Chubb

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb (24) hurdles over Pittsburgh Steelers safety Damontae Kazee.

Chubb went into Thursday’s game ranked No. 2 in the NFL in rushing with 228 yards on the ground. He churned out another solid performance in the backfield. The Browns running back was tough in between the tackles all night. He tallied 23 carries, 113 yards and a touchdown in the win.

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