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Go route: Browns' Beckham to return Sunday against Bears

Sep. 24, 2021 15:49 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. has been cleared for takeoff. The star Browns wide receiver made it full through a full week of practice without any issues with his reconstructed knee and coach Kevin Stefanski said Friday that Beckham will make his return Sunday...

Chiefs could be without Clark, Ward for game vs Chargers

Sep. 24, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs defensive end Frank Clark strained his hamstring and cornerback Charvarius Ward strained his quad in practice this week, leaving the status of both in doubt for their game against the Los Angeles Chargers this weekend. Clark missed most of...

Rookie Fields making first NFL start as Bears visit Browns

Sep. 23, 2021 13:41 PM EDT

CHICAGO (1-1) at CLEVELAND (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Browns by 7/12, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bears 1-1; Browns 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Browns lead 9-7. ...

Tackle nearly costs Mayfield, Browns coaches urge caution

Sep. 22, 2021 17:23 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — After surviving a scary situation in Sunday's win, Baker Mayfield delivered a positive medical update on his sore left shoulder. “Attached, still,” the Browns quarterback joked. It's safe to laugh about now, but Mayfield...

Chiefs defense searching for answers after loss to Ravens

Sep. 22, 2021 15:14 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo has a lot on his mind these days. He needs to find some sort of pass rush, which has been unable to generate pressure on the Browns' Baker Mayfield in Week 1 and the Ravens' Lamar Jackson on Sunday...

Browns' Beckham full go in practice, could return vs Bears

Sep. 22, 2021 14:39 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr.'s return moved a little closer to reality. Browns coach Kevin Stefanski did not rule out Beckham for Sunday's game against Chicago, clearing the way for the star wide receiver to make his season debut and play for the first time...

Browns' Landry on IR, receiver will miss at least 3 games

Sep. 21, 2021 15:53 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — For the first time in his NFL career, Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry will miss a game because of an injury. And not just one. Landry was placed on injured reserve Tuesday with a sprained knee ligament, meaning he must sit out a...

Injuries force Browns to rely on running game to tame Texans

Sep. 20, 2021 16:11 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — With quarterback Baker Mayfield's left shoulder smarting and dependable wide receiver Jarvis Landry in the locker room with a knee injury, Browns coach Kevin Stefanski was forced to make an in-game adjustment. It was a no-brainer: Run the ball. ...

Fields might get chance to start for Bears with Dalton hurt

Sep. 20, 2021 14:46 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Whether they want to or not, the Chicago Bears just might have to go with rookie Justin Fields. Coach Matt Nagy said Monday that the team had ruled out a torn ACL for quarterback Andy Dalton, and it was awaiting more test results on his left...

Analysis: 6 NFL playoff teams don't panic, avoid 0-2 starts

Sep. 20, 2021 10:15 AM EDT

Judging NFL teams after one game has always been foolish. It’s even more absurd in a 17-game season. The Bills, Titans, Ravens, Browns, Bears and Washington lost their season openers after making the playoffs last season. No panic. Each team rebounded with a victory in...