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Browns lose decisively to a Redskins team led by backup rookie quarterback Kirk Cosuins. Reality sets in after modest win streak. More Browns vs. Redskins story links.Share Tweet
CNNSI.com Dec 16, 2012BALTIMORE -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 15 overflowing with the season's most meaningful games thus far...Share TweetThe rookie running back has two carries and zero yards rushing in the second half, and said the coaches deviated from the game plan for Washington.Share Tweet
Report: London Fletcher's Family Involved In Altercation With Cleveland Fans, Aunt Suffers Heart Attackdeadspin.com Dec 16, 2012Following the Redskins' 38-21 win over the Browns in Cleveland, several members of London Fletcher's family were reportedly involved in an altercation with Browns fans that resulted in three arrests and one hospitalization. Fletcher is a Cleveland nativ…Share TweetKirk Cousins kept the Browns guessing throughout, using their aggressiveness against them on multiple occasions.Share TweetKicker Phil Dawson and the Browns are ready to get back to work after Sunday’s loss to the Washington Redskins.Share TweetBrandon Weeden's big arm is one thing but the intangibles need to show up fast, sports columnist Bud Shaw writes.Share Tweet
Browns’ failure to get Griffin could seal Heckert’s fateprofootballtalk.com Dec 16, 2012On Sunday, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III made his first NFL appearance in Cleveland. Though he didn’t actually play in Cleveland, the fact that he doesn’t play for Cleveland could end up claiming the job of G.M. Tom Heckert. Per a league sShare Tweetclevelandbrowns.com Dec 16, 2012Here are the postgame notes from Sunday's Browns-Redskins games at Cleveland Browns Stadium.Share Tweetdeadspin.com Dec 16, 2012We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from Danny Amendola injuring a hapless fellow to Knowshon Moreno hurdling Ed Reed. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns produce a wretched home finale: Terry PlutoSunday was one of the most deflating of Browns' losses, as the home team looked overmatched on both sides of the ball.Share TweetRookie Kirk Cousins threw for 329 yards and two touchdowns filling in for injured star Robert Griffin III, leading the Washington Redskins to their fifth straight win, 38-21 over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns' home finale was a flop: Quick SlantsThe Browns started well, but finished horribly in the lopsided loss.Share Tweet
Browns vs. Redskins post-game show: Listen live after the gameJoin The Plain Dealer's Dennis Manoloff and cleveland.com's Joey Morona right after the game as they break down what happened between the Browns and Redskins live from Cleveland Browns Stadium.Share TweetRedskins quarterback Robert Griffin has officiially been ruled inactive for today's game against the Browns.Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns and Washington Redskins: Pregame fan question of the day (video)Will the Cleveland Browns make the playoffs next season?Share Tweet
Terry Pluto's postgame scribbles from Cleveland Browns-Washington RedskinsBrandon Weeden will have his (deserving) critics, but what happened to the Browns' "improved" defense?Share Tweet
Five questions with Cleveland Browns receiver Travis BenjaminThe speedy rookie from Miami discusses his fastest track times, his hair and having a mom who is a police officer.Share Tweet
NFL Week 15: Game previews and D-Man's picksGet a complete NFL schedule for today along with Dennis Manoloff's picks, including a surprising pick for the Browns-Redskins game.Share Tweet
Browns Town: A graphic look ahead to the Redskins game on SundayPlain Dealer artist Chris Morris and the Plain Dealer sports staff present "Browns Town, an Illustrated Journal of the 2012 Cleveland Browns season" every weekend with the preview section for that Sunday's game.Share Tweet
Terry Pluto's Talkin' ... about the Tribe's busy winter, two Browns' uncertain future and Cavaliers growth plansChris Antonetti's moves don't guarantee even a .500 season in 2013 for the Indians. But at least they are moving in that direction.Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns postgame press conferenceDec 16Browns react following game with Redskins
Week 15: Cleveland Browns QB Brandon Weeden highlightsDec 16Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden threw for 244 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions in the team's loss to the Washington Redskins.
Washington Redskins vs. Cleveland Browns highlightsDec 16The Washington Redskins have to play this game without quarterback Robert Griffin III, but backup Kirk Cousins leads the team to a 38-21 victory over the Cleveland Browns with 329 passing yards and two touchdowns.
Cleveland Browns QB Brandon Weeden throws 69-yard TDDec 16Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden connects on a long ball with wide receiver Travis Benjamin for a 69-yard touchdown.
Don Banks: Division-leading 'Skins prove they're more than RGIII; more Sna…Dec 16BALTIMORE -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 15 overflowing with the season's most meaningful games thus far...
Pittsburgh Steelers sinking at time they usually riseDec 16Instead of being valiant and undaunted like we're used to, the Steelers looked as weak and feeble as they've ever been, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
Don Banks: Ravens' once-promising season slips further away with Broncos l…Dec 16BALTIMORE -- Maybe that 4th-and-forever in San Diego is to blame. Maybe the Baltimore Ravens used up every last bit of their good karma, mojo or whatever you want to call it to convert on that act of desperation against the Chargers three weeks ago. Bec…
NFL Week 15 review: John Clayton's Last CallDec 16The 2012 season has been marked by close games, but that wasn't the case Sunday, writes John Clayton.