Nick Chubb, Browns hold off winless Lions

The Cleveland Browns welcomed back Nick Chubb with open arms and closed out the visiting Detroit Lions 13-10 on Sunday afternoon.Chubb returned for Cleveland (6-5) after missing last week’s blowout loss while on the reserve/COVID list. Chubb rushed for 130 yards on 22 carries and caught a short touchdown pass. Cleveland rushed for 184 yards and never trailed.Detroit (0-9-1) hasn’t won a game since Dec. 6, 2020, and gets its next chance on Thanksgiving. The Lions saw a four-game winning streak against the Browns snapped.Tim Boyle made his first career start in the NFL in lieu of injured Jared Goff (oblique) and struggled. Boyle finished 15 of 23 passing for just 77 yards and two interceptions. D’Andre Swift provided the bulk of the Lions’ offense with 136 yards and Detroit’s only touchdown on 14 carries.Detroit got back into the game with Swift’s 57-yard run through the right side to cut a two-score deficit to 13-7 with 1:55 left in the third quarter.Mayfield’s second interception, a tipped ball hauled in by A.J. Parker, set up Aldrick Rosas’ 43-yard field goal and a 13-10 Lions deficit with 9:10 remaining.

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