Kareem Hunt Permitted to Practice Starting Monday
The NFL has announced that Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt may start practicing Monday. Hunt is still currently suspended due to a violation of the NFL's personal conduct policy for shoving and kicking a woman at a Cleveland hotel. He is slated to return for the November 10th game against the Buffalo Bills.
Freddie Kitchens Through Six Games
The Cleveland Browns are 2-4 as they prepare to come off their bye week and travel to Foxboro to play the New England Patriots. Their head coach Freddie Kitchens came into the job under scrutiny because of his lack of head coaching experience and the pressure with the talent on this team, so plenty of people think he should be fired already.
Lamar Jackson carries Ravens over Seahawks, extends division lead
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson did everything in leading past the Seattle Seahawks. In no small part because of let downs from his receivers, Jackson had to carry the ball for the bulk of two critical scoring drives that led the Ravens to victory, improving their record to 5-2.
Los Angeles Rams tried for Joel Bitonio, settled for Austin Corbett
According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Los Angeles Rams, who traded the Cleveland Browns a 2021 fifth round pick for offensive lineman Austin Corbett, had their eyes on Joel Bitonio at first. The Rams attempted to trade corner Marcus Peters to the Browns for Bitonio.
Numbers Worth Considering for the Browns
There are all kinds of different ways to measure where a player or team is in a given season. Since the Cleveland Browns are on their bye week, it's worth checking out where the team and some of its players are in a few different categories to get a sense of what they've done, how they performing and perhaps what's to come in the future.
Benching Greg Robinson Swaps One Weakness for Another
Mary Kay Cabot of cleveland.com is reporting that Cleveland Browns left tackle Greg Robinson is either benched or is in serious jeopardy to get there. And if it happens, the Browns likely move to Kendall Lamm, which could help in one area but is a major weakness in another.
Reported Moves Would Only Make John Dorsey Look Desperate
The Cleveland Browns have been linked to a number of big and ultimately desperate moves, including potentially firing the head coach and trying to pry Trent Williams away from the Washington Redskins. Should such a move happen, it would only make the one making them look bad.
3 Questions that John Dorsey Should've Been Asked
Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey is set to have a press conference during the bye week as is traditionally the case. There are a handful of questions and subjects that could've been really illuminating on the state of the Browns going forward and their plans the rest of this year.
Browns need more from the Defensive Interior
The Cleveland Browns have gotten plenty out of their defensive ends in Myles Garrett and Olivier Vernon, but the defensive tackles haven't been as good as expected to this point, have played worse than their careers suggest they are able, need to play better for this defense to take the leap to becoming a great defense.