Freddie Kitchens: Eric Murray Not Likely to Make it Back This Year
Cleveland Browns head coach Freddie Kitchens, in his only media availability before the team faces off against the Pittsburgh Steelers, said that defensive back Eric Murray was not likely to be back this year, indicating he's likely headed to injured reserve. That roster spot could go to Drew Forbes, who has to be activated tomorrow to be back on the roster this season.
The Inherent Conflict With Kareem Hunt
The Cleveland Browns defeated the Buffalo Bills in no small part due to contributions from running back Kareem Hunt. Running, blocking and catching passes, he did a little bit of everything and was impressive in all of it, but it proved difficult to ignore the past that contributed to his being on the team.
The Red Zone Exposes Browns Offensive Limitations
The Cleveland Browns embarrassing performance against the Buffalo Bills on the goal line was the subject of ridicule. It put a spotlight on the Browns offensive limitations that have held this team back all year, particularly in the red zone.
Antonio Callaway Healthy Scratch Ominous
In his postgame media availability after the victory over the Buffalo Bills, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield was asked and alluded to wide receiver Antonio Callaway being a healthy scratch by saying "Things happen". That doesn't sound good for the oft-troubled Callaway.
The Browns Needed This Win, Regardless of How They Got There
The Cleveland Browns defeated the Buffalo Bills, securing their first victory since they beat the Baltimore Ravens on the road. Nothing about this game was pretty and they had some ugly moments, but they found a way to come together and get the win in the end.
Cleveland Browns vs Buffalo Bills Game Thread
The 2-6 Cleveland Browns host the 6-2 Buffalo Bills in need of a win. There is so much tension and stress pent up in a team that wants to win so badly and should the Browns get it, it at least would allow them a moment to exhale and avoid questions about blame as well as give them some confidence heading into a short week against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday.
La Canfora: Analytics Department Wanted Kevin Stefanski Over Freddie Kitchens
Per Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Cleveland Browns analytics department was pushing for the team to hire Kevin Stefanski, the current Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator this past offseason when Freddie Kitchens was picked as head coach.