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Marlon Moore

McCown throws TD, Manziel scores in Browns' loss to Redskins

Josh McCown scored on his first preseason possession with Cleveland. Robert Griffin III and Washington's starters still can't find the end zone. McCown threw a touchdown pass in his debut for Cleveland and backup Johnny Manziel scrambled for a TD as the Browns, busting out new uniforms for the first time, built an early lead before losing 20-17 to the Redskins on Thursday night in their exhibition opener. Signed to stabilize Cleveland's troublesome position, McCown connected with the wide-open Travis Benjamin on a 2-yard TD in the first quarter. "He looked lonely, so I threw him the football," McCown said. Griffin III went 4 of 8 passing for 36 yards during two...