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Reactions: Joe Burrow passes for 82 yards in Cincinnati's 24-3 loss in Cleveland

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow

Joe Burrow and the Cincinnati Bengals' offense couldn't get anything going in Sunday's ugly 24-3 loss to the Browns in Cleveland in their season opener.

Burrow's Battle of Ohio statistics weren't good, with or without a glove. In the first game since signing his record contract extension, he completed 14-of-31 attempts for 82 yards with no touchdowns and no interceptions.

Bengals receiver Tee Higgins was targeted eight times but did not have a catch. Ja'Marr Chase had nine targets, and finished with five catches for 39 yards.

Social media reactions to the Week 1 loss, including Chase's postgame remarks referring to the Browns as "elves," and the Browns' response:

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