Latest Nick Chubb News

Grounded: Browns humble Chubb eyes wins, not rushing title

Dec. 13, 2019 1:54 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The chant began almost as a pleading cry and has grown into something of a commandment during Browns home games this season. It goes, “Chubb! Chubb! Chubb!” It slowly builds and reaches a crescendo whenever Cleveland's offense faces a pivotal situation or needs a big play....

NFL This Week: Round 1 of Texans-Titans' AFC South showdown

Dec. 12, 2019 11:48 PM EST

The Houston Texans have won the AFC South three times in coach Bill O'Brien's five seasons, and they have led or shared the divisional lead all but three weeks this season. Adding a fourth title to that list means going through the franchise the Texans replaced in Houston. The Tennessee Titans last won the AFC...

Browns try to stay in playoff hunt with win vs. Cardinals

Dec. 12, 2019 2:50 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Cleveland's Baker Mayfield might be headed for some relief in his up-and-down second season in the NFL. Arizona's defense has made a lot of opposing quarterbacks look pretty good. The Browns (6-7) will try to keep their playoff hopes alive and win for the fifth time in six games when...

Browns-Cardinals Preview Capsule

Dec. 12, 2019 1:49 PM EST

CLEVELAND (6-7) at ARIZONA (3-9-1) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Browns by 2 1/2. RECORD VS. SPREAD — Browns 5-7-1, Cardinals 7-5-1 SERIES RECORD — Browns lead 33-14-3 LAST MEETING — Cardinals beat Browns 34-20, Nov. 1, 2015. LAST WEEK — Browns beat Bengals 27-19;...

Browns trying not to let OBJ drama wreck postseason push

Dec. 9, 2019 6:30 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. gave each of his Browns teammates a new pair of his signature Nike sneakers on Monday. It's unclear if they're Christmas presents or going-away gifts. Beckham's gesture could not have been more perfectly timed from a personal public relations standpoint. It came amid...

Titans streak their way into AFC South showdown with Houston

Dec. 9, 2019 4:01 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Coach Mike Vrabel told his Tennessee Titans what happens in the second half of an NFL season is what matters most. They listened carefully. Not only have the Titans salvaged a 2-4 start to put themselves into playoff contention, they have won four straight and six of seven to tie...

Browns win to stay in playoff hunt, can't avoid OBJ drama

Dec. 8, 2019 6:36 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns can't even win without some kind of theatrics,. And, once again, Odell Beckham is in the middle of the latest drama. Nick Chubb ran for 106 yards — 99 after halftime — and Baker Mayfield and Kareem Hunt had rushing touchdowns as Cleveland kept its faint hopes...

Browns' Mayfield passing in practice, looks good to go

Dec. 5, 2019 5:50 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield threw in practice for the first time since injuring his right hand in Sunday's loss at Pittsburgh. Mayfield's bruised throwing hand remains wrapped, but he zipped passes to Cleveland's running backs and tight ends during the early portion of Thursday's...

Bengals-Browns Preview Capsule

Dec. 5, 2019 5:28 PM EST

CINCINNATI (1-11) at CLEVELAND (5-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Browns by 9 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Bengals 5-6-1, Browns 4-7-1 SERIES RECORD — Browns lead 50-41 LAST MEETING — Browns beat Bengals 26-18, Dec. 23, 2018 LAST WEEK — Bengals beat New York Jets 22-6;...

Herrien, Simmons in SEC title game spotlight for No. 4 Dogs

Dec. 4, 2019 2:28 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Tyler Simmons' role as the senior leader of No. 4 Georgia's wide receivers has never been more important. The Bulldogs have lost top receiver Lawrence Cager following ankle surgery. The depth at the position took another blow when freshman George Pickens, who shares the team lead in...