CLEVELAND -- The Browns punched the AFC North's biggest bully in the mouth.
The defending Super Bowl champion Ravens are wobbling.
Jason Campbell threw three touchdown passes -- two to Davone Bess-- and the Browns ended an 11-game losing streak against Baltimore, beating the Ravens 24-18 on Sunday.
Campbell's 3-yard pass to Bess on fourth down with three minutes left helped the Browns (4-5) seal their first win over Baltimore since 2007. A week ago, Bess dropped a pass in a similar situation in the closing minutes of a loss at Kansas City.
The Ravens (3-5) lost their third straight and didn't win in the week following a bye for the first time in six tries under coach John Harbaugh.
Baltimore's Joe Flacco had a pair of TD passes to rookie Marlon Brown, but the Super Bowl MVP couldn't rally the Ravens, who made too many mistakes and are in danger of missing the playoffs.
Making his second straight start after Brandon Weedenwas benched, Campbell completed 23 of 35 passes for 262 yards. The nine-year veteran was at his best in the closing minutes, when the Browns ran 6:30 off the clock to finish off the Ravens, who have lost four of five.
Campbell, who briefly left the game in the first half with a rib injury, evaded pressure before making his big completion to Bess and later alertly flipped the ball to running back Chris Ogbonnaya to set up Billy Cundiff's 22-yard field goal with 14 seconds left to put the Browns ahead by six.
The Ravens had one last chance, but running back Ray Ricewas tackled near midfield as the Browns beat Baltimore for the first time since Flacco and Harbaugh arrived.
Browns wide receiver Greg Littlehad seven catches for 122 yards.
Flacco finished 24 of 41 for 250 yards, but Baltimore's offense sputtered most of the game against Cleveland's vastly improved defense.
Down 21-10 and running out of time, Flacco connected with Brown for a 7-yard TD with 12:09 left and then hit him again for the 2-point conversion to cut Cleveland's lead to three. Tandon Doss, who earlier fumbled away a punt, set up the score with a 36-yard return that sparked the Ravens.
But it was the Browns who made the big plays in the closing minutes, none more important than Bess' grab as coach Rob Chudzinski went for it on fourth down with 3:12 left.
The Browns capitalized on a muffed punt by Doss to open a 21-10 lead in the third as Campbell threw a 4-yard TD pass to Gary Barnidge with 5:11 left. Baltimore's defense, missing Ray Lewis and Ed Reed, was uncharacteristically confused during the sequence as the Ravens were penalized for having 12 men on the field and Barnidge was able to slip away from the line uncovered.
After looking dysfunctional for most of the first half, the Ravens came alive in the final minute and pulled to 14-10 on Flacco's 19-yard TD pass to Brown, an undrafted free agent, with nine seconds left.
Campbell's second TD pass to Bess gave the Browns a 14-3 lead in the second quarter.
On 3rd-and-3 from the 20, Campbell a hit a wide-open Bess over the middle and the wide receiver did the rest, faking out cornerback Lardarius Webbat the 10 before sprinting into the end zone and then celebrating by slapping hands with Browns fans reaching over the railing.
A week ago, Bess had a hard time finding any friends in Cleveland.
His critical fumble on a punt return and a dropped pass in the final minutes denied the Browns any chance of rallying to upset the unbeaten Chiefs. Bess, who entered the game tied for the league lead in drops, didn't make any excuses for the miserable performance and vowed to atone for his mistakes.
In the first quarter, Bess caught a 1-yard TD pass from Campbell, fighting off two defenders to haul in the throw at the goal line after Chudzinski rolled the dice and went for it on 4th-and-goal.
The Ravens trimmed Cleveland's lead to 7-3 on Justin Tucker's 51-yard field goal.
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BEREA, Ohio -- The Cleveland Browns on Tuesday signed offensive lineman Reid Fragel off the practice squad of the Cincinnati Bengals and added free agent wide receiver Armanti Edwards. The club also placed wide receiver Travis Benjamin (knee) on injured reserve.
In addition, the team re-signed wide receiver Tori Gurley to the practice squad. Edwards, whose first name is pronounced R-MON-tee, is 5-11, 190 pounds and in his fourth NFL season out of Appalachian State. Originally drafted by Carolina in the third round (89th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft, Edwards appeared in 39 regular-season games with the Panthers.
He recorded five receptions for 121 yards (24.2 avg.) and two carries for 12 yards (6.0 avg.), while adding 36 punt returns for 253 yards (7.0 avg.) and 15 kickoff returns for 295 yards (19.7 avg.).
He appeared in four games this year and was waived by Carolina on Oct. 8. A college quarterback, Edwards is the first player in NCAA Division I history to throw for more than 10,000 yards and rush for more than 4,000 yards.
He compiled a 42-7 (.857) record as a starter and helped the Mountaineers capture two national championships. Edwards was the catalyst for one of the biggest upsets in college football history as he led Appalachian State to a 34-32 victory over No. 5 Michigan in Ann Arbor on Sept. 1, 2007.
He accounted for four touchdowns (three passing, one rushing), as the game marked the first time a Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) team defeated a ranked Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) school. Edwards is a native of Greenwood, S.C., where he attended Greenwood High School.
Fragel, whose last name is pronounced FRAY-guhl, is a 6-8, 305-pound rookie out of Ohio State. Selected by Cincinnati in the seventh round (240th overall), Fragel spent the first eight weeks of the season on the Bengals’ practice squad.
Fragel was a tight end his first three seasons at OSU before converting to tackle for his senior season. He appeared in 51 games for the Buckeyes with nine starts at tight end and 12 at tackle.
Fragel is a native of Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich., where he attended Grosse Pointe South High School. Benjamin appeared in eight games with three starts and recorded five receptions for 105 yards and one carry for 45 yards.
He returned 22 punts for 257 yards with an 11.7 average (fifth in the NFL) and one touchdown. He added three kickoff returns for 146 yards with a 48.7 average and a long of 86. He was named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week 5.