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Watch: Sione Takitaki gives Browns 7-0 lead over Eagles with pick-6

Sione Takitaki's pick-6 interception gave the Cleveland Browns a 7-0 lead over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.

CLEVELAND — With rain pouring inside of FirstEnergy Stadium, it appeared that both the Cleveland Browns and Philadelphia Eagles' offenses would struggle on Sunday.

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Fortunately for the Browns, their defense was able to make a play.

Facing a 2nd and 7 at Cleveland's 46-yard line in the second quarter, Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz dropped back and looked to make a play downfield. Wentz, however, was soon met by a blitzing Denzel Ward, who forced the Philadelphia quarterback into an errant throw that was intercepted by linebacker Sione Takitaki and returned 50 yards for a touchdown to give the Browns a 7-0 lead.

Takitaki's touchdown marked the first score in what had been a sloppy game through the first quarter of play. On their first offensive drive of the game, the Eagles drove 71 yards to the Browns' 5-yard line, but turned the ball over when a fumble by running back Miles Sanders was recovered by Cleveland.

The Browns responded with a 13-play, 95-yard drive of their own, but were unable to get in the end zone with quarterback Baker Mayfield missing a wide-open Austin Hooper and what was initially called a Kareem Hunt touchdown overturned after it was deemed he was down short of the goal line.

Laying claim to a 6-3 record, the Browns are looking to improve their standing in a crowded AFC Wild Card race. For all the latest from the Browns' Week 11 matchup at FirstEnergy Stadium on Sunday, follow our live blog.