Cleveland Browns face Carolina Panthers in season opener (live blog)

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett celebrates after the Browns defeated the Detroit...
Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett celebrates after the Browns defeated the Detroit Lions 13-10 in an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)(AP)
Published: Sep. 11, 2022 at 11:47 AM CDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Browns K Cade York drilled his fourth kick of the game from 58 yards out to put the Browns ahead 26-24 with 10 seconds left.

Panthers K Eddy Pineiro kicked a 37-yard field goal with 1:13 left in the game to take the lead for the Panthers. The Browns trail 24-23.

Baker Mayfield connected with Robby Anderson for a 75-yard touchdown pass with 6:03 left in the game, bringing the game to single digits with the Browns leading 23-21.

Cade York drilled his third field goal, this time from 36 yards, with 6:19 left in the game, bringing the Browns up 23-14.

Baker Mayfield made his stamp against his former team in the form of his sixth career rushing touchdown with 12:58 left in the fourth quarter, narrowing the Browns lead to 20-14.

Myles Garrett started flexing his defensive muscle in the third quarter with back-to-back sacks of his former teammate Baker Mayfield. The effort killed the Panthers first drive of the second half.

At the half, the Browns lead the Panthers 17-7. Cade York’s 27 yard field goal with :21 seconds left in the half restored the Browns two-score lead.

Christian McCaffrey’s one yard touchdown run late in the second quarter got Carolina on the board for the first time and cut the score to 14-7. The play was set up by an Ian Thomas 50-yard reception two plays earlier.

Kareem Hunt’s two touchdowns gave the Browns a 14-0 lead in the second quarter. Hunt’s second of the day came on a 24 yard scamper with 4:46 to play in the half.

The Browns took a 7-0 lead with 10:49 left in the second quarter when Jacoby Brissett found Hunt in the end zone for a one-yard touchdown. It capped off a brief, three play, 42 yard drive.

The defense gave the Browns their first big play of the game a few minutes before that when Grant Delpit picked off Baker Mayfield. Three plays later Hunt scored.

The Cleveland Browns are in Carolina for a 1:00 p.m. showdown with Baker Mayfield and the Panthers.

This story will be updated as the game continues. Check back for updates.