Packers rally to stun winless Browns 27-21 in overtime

Cleveland fell to 0-13 and made too many crucial mistakes to break into the win column

Cleveland Browns running back Matt Dayes (27) runs the ball in the second half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)
Cleveland Browns running back Matt Dayes (27) runs the ball in the second half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

CLEVELAND (AP) – The Green Bay Packers came back to set the stage for Aaron Rodgers’ comeback.

Brett Hundley threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Davante Adams in overtime as the Packers rallied from a two-touchdown deficit in the fourth quarter for a 27-21 win on Sunday over the Cleveland Browns, who remain winless.

Cleveland fell to 0-13 and made too many crucial mistakes to break into the win column.

On third-and-6, Hundley threw a short pass to Adams, who broke a tackle and went in untouched with 5:05 left as the Packers (7-6) won in overtime for the second straight week – and third time this season. The Packers have stayed alive in the playoff race without Rodgers, who has been out since Oct. 15 with a broken collarbone but is expected to play next Sunday.

It was another devastating loss for the Browns (0-13). Green Bay’s TD came after safety Josh Jones intercepted Browns rookie DeShone Kizer, who inexplicably threw the ball up for grabs while being pressured by Clay Matthews.

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