clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Browns drive ends with Rashard Higgins fumble out of bounds for touchback

The Browns blew a huge scoring opportunity late in the 2nd quarter against the Chiefs.

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Rashard Higgins (82) looks n from the sidelines against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the first quarter at Heinz Field. The Browns won 48-37.  Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

The Cleveland Browns luck in playoff games has never been good and that hasn’t changed this week, as the Browns, down 16-3 and driving turned the ball over in one of the most irritating ways possible. Baker Mayfield hit Rashard Higgins for a completion down to the two yard line, where Higgins then reached for the end zone and fumbled out of the end zone resulting in a touchback.

The Kansas City Chiefs now get the ball and their 16-3 lead with just over a minute remaining in the first half.