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Browns star RB Chubb to miss second game with calf injury

Oct. 19, 2021 16:47 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The NFL's top rushing team has run into major trouble. Browns star back Nick Chubb will miss his second straight game with a calf injury, leaving Cleveland without its two best backs Thursday night against the Denver Broncos. ...

Browns looking pretty average as injuries, losses mount

Oct. 18, 2021 16:57 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The injuries, and not just your run-of-the-mill bumps and bruises but significant ones to big-name players, are piling up quickly for the Browns. So are the losses. Cleveland's season, still just six games old, has suddenly gone...

Browns missing key players as they prepare for 5-0 Cards

Oct. 13, 2021 16:31 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Keeping slippery Arizona quarterback Kyler Murray under control is a difficult challenge for any defense — even in the best of circumstances. The Browns aren't at their best right now. Cleveland had an all-star roster of injured...

Herbert, Chargers set to test Browns' surging defense

Oct. 09, 2021 14:15 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (3-1) at LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (3-1) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Browns by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Cleveland 3-1; Los Angeles 3-1. SERIES RECORD: Chargers...

Browns starting LT Wills out versus Chargers, LB Walker back

Oct. 09, 2021 13:40 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield's blind side — and damaged left shoulder — will be protected by a backup this week. Browns starting left tackle Jedrick Wills Jr. will not play Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers due to a nagging ankle injury he suffered in the...

AP source: Browns' Mayfield has torn labrum in left shoulder

Oct. 07, 2021 16:00 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — For now, Baker Mayfield's going to play through the pain — and maybe some painful-looking passes. Cleveland's quarterback has a partially torn labrum in his left, non-throwing shoulder that does not require surgery at this time, a person familiar...

Rookie CB Newsome out again for Browns, defense banged up

Oct. 06, 2021 13:51 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns starting linebacker Anthony Walker Jr. returned to practice only to find a number of his defensive teammates missing. Walker was designated to return from injured reserve Wednesday after sitting out the past three games with a hamstring injury....

Browns' defense dominating, surprising after sluggish start

Oct. 04, 2021 15:40 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — There figured to be an adjustment period for Cleveland's rebuilt defense, necessary time for so many new players to mesh — a work in progress. Well, it may be over. For the second straight week, the Browns' defense dominated...

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. ...

Browns LB Walker on IR, LT Wills questionable for Texans

Sep. 17, 2021 15:31 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns will be down a key defensive player for Sunday's home opener and maybe an offensive starter as well. Starting linebacker Anthony Walker Jr. was placed on injured reserve Friday and will miss at least three games with a hamstring injury, a...