With both teams resting starting quarterbacks in the preseason finale, the Chicago Bears defense and special teams gave the team two touchdowns in a 28-20 win Thursday.
The Browns cut Chicago's lead to 14-10 in the third quarter, but in less than two minutes, Chicago's Greg McCoy intercepted a Thaddeus Lewis pass and returned it 15-yards for a touchdown. Then, one possession later, Brittan Golden returned a blocked punt 22 yards for a touchdown to push the lead to 28-10.
The Browns cut the lead to 28-17 with 10 minutes remaining on a 1-yard touchdown run by Adonis Thomas and Phil Dawson made it 28-20 with a 42-yard field goal with 4:58 remaining.
Cleveland trailed 14-7 at halftime, led by a Seneca Wallace touchdown pass to Rod Windsor.
The Browns gained 196 yards on the ground, led by Thomas with 11 carries for 81 yards and Brandon Jackson with 7 carries for 48 yards. Cleveland finished the preseason at 2-2.