When the Cleveland Browns traded star running back Trent Richardson away to the Indianapolis Colts, it looked like the team had decided to start a process of deconstructing and rebuilding early.
Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Thomas was just shy of his 11th birthday the last time the Cleveland Browns were in first place through five games.
The quiet in the locker room after the game was almost a respite for the Minnesota Vikings.
Part of being a Lions fan is looking forward to the NFL Draft in week two of the regular season.
Not long ago, Trent Richardson was viewed as a cornerstone for Cleveland’s future.
Browns third-string quarterback Brian Hoyer will start Sunday against Minnesota in place of Brandon Weeden, who sprained his right thumb last week.
Barkevious Mingo doesn’t have to wait any longer. He’s recovered from a scary injury and cleared to play.
Billy Cundiff’s last kicking job with the Browns was temporary. He’s got a more permanent gig now.
Barkevious Mingo’s comeback from a strange injury is nearly complete.
The risk was too high for Browns coach Rob Chudzinski. He’d rather be safe than sorry.