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Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen (17) congratulates wide receiver John Brown (15) after Brown scored a touchdown, during the second half of an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Bills defeated the Dolphins 31-28. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Matchup of unbeatens in Buffalo, of all places

Sep. 24, 2020 11:36 PM EDT

Not since the days of Bruce Smith, Thurman Thomas, Jim Kelly and Marv Levy has there been this much optimism about football in Western New York. Can't blame the folks in Buffalo, either. Through two weeks, the Bills have been dynamic on offense and defense. “It’s super early,” says receiver...

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., right, celebrates with running back Kareem Hunt after Beckham's touchdown during the first half of the team's NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

Browns' star Beckham finds "acceptance" on and off field

Sep. 24, 2020 6:05 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. felt the tug on his jersey and watched helplessly as Baker Mayfield's potential touchdown pass to him thudded to the turf. No flag for pass interference. No fight from Beckham, either. “I think a younger me would have been more upset,” the Browns star...

FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2019, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) is sacked by San Francisco 49ers middle linebacker Kwon Alexander, left, and K'Waun Williams during the first half of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif. The last time Baker Mayfield faced a talented, quarterback-seeking defensive line anchored by the No. 2 overall draft pick, things didn't go well. The San Francisco 49ers menaced and mauled Mayfield last season. On Sunday the Browns' QB faces Washington's ferocious front. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

Browns must protect QB Mayfield from Washington's "wreckers"

Sep. 24, 2020 3:54 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The last time Baker Mayfield faced a talented, quarterback-seeking defensive line anchored by the No. 2 overall draft pick, things didn't go well. The San Francisco 49ers menaced and mauled Mayfield last season. On Sunday the Browns' QB faces Washington's ferocious front. “Game...

Browns focused on slowing Washington's sack-happy D-line

Sep. 24, 2020 1:45 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (1-1) at CLEVELAND (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m., Fox OPENING LINE – Browns by 7 RECORD VS. SPREAD – Washington 1-1; Browns 1-1 SERIES RECORD – Browns lead 33-12-1 LAST MEETING – Washington beat Browns 31-20 on Oct. 2, 2016 at Washington LAST WEEK - Washington lost to Cardinals...

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates after running back Kareem Hunt scored a touchdown during the second half of the team's NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Cleveland. The Browns won 35-30. (AP Photo/David Richard)

Mayfield, Browns' high-powered offense show early promise

Sep. 23, 2020 5:26 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Like a mother lion with her hungry cubs, Baker Mayfield has many mouths to feed. And just one football to share. When Mayfield looks around Cleveland's offensive huddle, the Browns quarterback is surrounded by almost an embarrassment of offensive riches. There's star wide receivers Odell...

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates after running back Kareem Hunt scored a touchdown during the second half of the team's NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Cleveland. The Browns won 35-30. (AP Photo/David Richard)

Browns showcase offense's huge potential in bounce-back win

Sep. 18, 2020 3:55 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The chant seemed to come out of nowhere and quickly grew louder during a replay review to see if the Browns had indeed scored on a gorgeous, play-action touchdown pass. “O-B-J, O-B-J,” yelled many of the 6,000 fans, acknowledging Odell Beckham Jr.'s 43-yard scoring reception...

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield throws a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)

Mayfield throws 2 TD passes, Browns hold off Burrow, Bengals

Sep. 18, 2020 12:44 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield found Odell Beckham Jr. and maybe some of his missing swagger. Mayfield threw two touchdown passes, Nick Chubb ran for two scores and 124 yards and the Cleveland Browns gave coach Kevin Stefanski his first NFL victory Thursday night by beating the Cincinnati Bengals 35-30 on...

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) reacts after running for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Aaron Doster)

Burrow, Bengals hit road vs Browns on NFL's 100th birthday

Sep. 16, 2020 10:04 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Joe Burrow's childhood was pretty much the same as every other boy raised in football-obsessed Ohio, the NFL's birthplace. He learned his ABCs and multiplication tables in school. Outside, Burrow got lessons on Paul Brown, Jim Brown, Boomer Esiason, Bernie Kosar, The Ickey Shuffle and Dawg...

Battle of Ohio? Bengals-Browns play in prime time

Sep. 16, 2020 12:29 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (0-1) at CLEVELAND (0-1) Thursday, 8:20 p.m., NFL Network OPENING LINE – Browns by 8 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD – Bengals 0-1; Browns 0-1 SERIES RECORD – Bengals lead 51-42 LAST MEETING – Bengals beat Browns 33-23 on Dec. 29, 2019 in Cincinnati. LAST WEEK - Bengals lost to...

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. talk during an NFL football scrimmage at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Friday, Sept. 4, 2020. (Joshua Gunter/Cleveland.com via AP)

Disconnect: Mayfield to OBJ still not clicking for Browns

Sep. 15, 2020 5:38 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Same team, same offense, same huddle. Different pages. Baker Mayfield and Odell Beckham Jr. still aren't connecting the way the Cleveland Browns planned, and it's becoming a concern. Sure, it was only one game, but Cleveland's quarterback and star receiver struggled to find any chemistry...