Archive for the ‘Cleveland Browns’ Category

Jets’ Jamal Adams sounds off on $21,000 fine for hit on Baker Mayfield

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Jamal Adams didn't hold back following a $21,000 fine for a hit he leveled on Monday night. The New York Jets safety called the league fine “B-------” on social media and promised to not change his aggressive style. The fine came down from the NFL on Wednesday for Adams' roughing the passer on Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield midway through the first quarter of Monday night's Jets loss.

Can NFL Refs Do What Analysts Never Could: Get Coaches To Pass More?

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Through the first two weeks of the season, holding penalties in the NFL are at an all-time high. Perhaps we shouldn't be surprised. Heading into the 2019 season, the NFL competition committee mandated that referees enforce offensive holding more strictly than they have in the past.

Myles Garrett says he’s not a dirty player, after putting Trevor Siemian out for season

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Browns defensive end Myles Garrett said he would never try to injure an opponent.

Los Angeles Rams’ pass defense off to another strong start

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Just like the rest of the pigskin-loving world, the Los Angeles Rams' secondary was dazzled by Odell Beckham Jr.'s latest feat of one-handed brilliance when they watched Monday night's game. ''I mean, we already know what (Beckham) can do, but that was crazy,'' Rams safety John Johnson said after watching Beckham's catch against the Jets. When they get an in-person look at Beckham, Baker Mayfield and the Cleveland Browns (1-1) this weekend, the Rams' (2-0) defensive backs are hoping to keep up their strong start to the season with another shutdown game.

Reports: Browns TE Njoku out with broken wrist

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Cleveland Browns tight end David Njoku suffered a broken wrist in Monday night's game against the New York Jets, according to multiple media reports. Njoku was injured in the first quarter of the Browns' 23-3 victory. On the same play, he suffered a concussion as he appeared to land on his head and neck after being upended by Jets cornerback Nate Hairston on an attempted pass from quarterback Baker Mayfield.

Reports: Browns TE David Njoku out several weeks with broken wrist, may need surgery

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

David Njoku reportedly suffered a broken wrist on the same play against the Jets that left him concussed.

‘NFL 100 Greatest’ No. 47: Cleveland Browns running back Jim Brown beats the Chicago Bears all on his own

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Cleveland Browns running back Jim Brown's legendary catch-and-run touchdown against the Chicago Bears comes in as the No. greatest play in NFL history.

Week 3 Fantasy Football Lames: Mixon’s miserable start to continue in Buffalo

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Against average defenses, Carolina and New Orleans, he posted 234.5 pass yards per game, two total touchdowns and 7.0 yards per attempt. His QB19 ranking in adjusted completion percentage over that stretch is equally bland. Whether the increased pocket pressure (43.8% of dropbacks), defensive scheming, or both are to blame, Goff's days as a sure-fire QB1 are behind him, at least for now.

Los Angeles Rams vs. Cleveland Browns: Which offense is more reliable?

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Los Angeles Rams vs. Cleveland Browns: Which offense is more reliable?

Jets’ Le’Veon Bell ‘frustrated’ by start to NFL season

Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

New York Jets star Le'Veon Bell said he is "frustrated" by the team's winless start to the NFL season. "It's easy to get down, but I don't let that negativity affect me," Bell wrote Tuesday on Twitter. Bell signed a four-year, $52.5million deal with the Jets in March after holding out from the Pittsburgh Steelers all of last season because of a contract dispute.