CLEVELAND -- The final pre-season game is Thursday against the Chicago Bears at FirstEnergy Stadium.
But Saturday night, the St. Louis Rams beat the Browns 33-14 at FirstEnergy Stadium as time ran out. That means the Browns are 0-3 in the preseason.
Quarterback Brian Hoyer was 10 of 16 for 84 yards and a touchdown while Quarterback Johnny Manziel was 10 of 15 for 104 yards.
Cleveland Browns Coach Mike Pettine, on the defense struggling in the first half and not wanting to see that, said "No, not at all. It was some basic things. We've got to play smarter – just better situational football, awareness of the down and distance. Seven-for-10 on third down, that's unacceptable, just way too inconsistent there."
When asked about the offense scoring before halftime and the overall play of the Browns, Pettine said, "It's a good sign. I think he's had his moments, made some good throws. I think there are some plays that he'd want to have back. Missed a few reads, but overall I think he's been solid."