Found August 16, 2013 on Fox Sports Ohio:
CLEVELAND (AP) -- This was a win that hurt the Browns. Quarterback Brandon Weeden's second straight strong performance turned into only a footnote Thursday night in a 24-6 victory over the Lions. Weeden, who has done everything to win Cleveland's starting job and is only waiting for coach Rob Chudzinski to make it official, threw two touchdown passes in the first half and starred again. However, Weeden's night was overshadowed by major injuries to Browns rookie linebacker Barkevious Mingo (bruised lung) and running back Dion Lewis (broken leg). The Browns also lost guard Jason Pinkston (sprained ankle), tight end Gary Barnidge (sprained shoulder) and kicker Brandon Bogotay (groin). The Lions didn't have any excuses for playing poorly. They were without star wide receiver Calvin Johnson, who was rested with a bruised knee, but Detroit's offense struggled for the second week in a row and coach Jim Schwartz was disappointed with his team's effort as well as seve...
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