Browns QB Josh McCown Gets Lit Up, Fumbles as He Dives for End Zone vs. Jets

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistSeptember 13, 2015

Cleveland Browns quarterback Josh McCown led his team on an impressive opening drive against the New York Jets, but it ended suddenly—and in wild fashion.

On 3rd-and-goal from the Jets' 14-yard line, McCown couldn't find an open receiver, so he took off with the football. With the end zone just a few yards away, he decided to make a dive for the goal line.

Bad idea.

McCown got hit by two Jets defenders, sending the quarterback into a helicopter-like spin. McCown fumbled on the play, and New York recovered the football in the end zone.

McCown went to the locker room following the hit and was quickly ruled out with a concussion:

[Vine]

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