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Browns at Giants: Matchup to WatchUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetThis game could be an especially ripe opportunity for Eli Manning. Cleveland's defense is yielding an average of 286 passing yards a gameSource: nytimes.comShare TweetBrowns wide receivers Mohamed Massaquoi and Travis Benjamin will miss Cleveland's game Sunday against the New York Giants because of hamstring injuries.
Cleveland Browns counting on young receivers Josh Gordon, Greg Little to catch on: Terry Pluto's Talkin'Updated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetA veteran receiver could have been an asset to this young group.
Browns Town: A graphic look ahead to the Giants gameUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetPlain 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. For previous weeks' entries, cl…Share TweetThe Giants lineman has just 1.5 sacks this year (after having 16.5 last season). That means he's a little ornery, and that Browns tackle Joe Thomas has his work cut out for him in Sunday's game.Share TweetOne goal for the Browns is to limit Eli Manning's touchdown passes: The New York Giants QB is 17-4 when he has three or more.Share TweetThe Cleveland Browns return to action on Sunday, heading to the Big Apple (well, the swamps of New Jersey) to take on the New York Giants. The Browns are looking to avoid their first 0-5 start since the expansion year of 1999. The Opposition New York’sShare TweetEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Linebacker D’Qwell Jackson leads the Cleveland Browns into MetLife Stadium against Eli Manning and the New York Giants Sunday afternoon.
Players want winning feelingUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetThe Browns’ players and coaches are working toward a victory against the New York Giants on Sunday afternoon.
Cribbs says Jerome Harrison is dealing with seizuresUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetLast year, an effort to trade running back Jerome Harrison from Detroit to Philadelphia resulted in the discovery of a brain tumor, during the physical administered by the Eagles. Browns receiver Josh Cribbs, a one-time teammate of Harrison’s in CleveSource: profootballtalk.com
Browns recognize Manning's strengthsUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetWith his history of fourth-quarter comebacks and two Super Bowl rings, Giants quarterback Eli Manning has the attention and respect of the Browns’ players and coaches.Share TweetFifth-year pro Ahtyba Rubin has served as an anchor in the middle of the Browns’ defensive line for the past three seasons.Share TweetIn the video, Mark Schlereth and Jerry Rice make their predictions for the Browns at the Giants. Here's what the other ESPN experts predict: Eric Allen: Giants Mike Golic: Giants Merril Hoge: Giants Ron Jaworski: Giants Chris Mortensen: Giants Adam Sche…Source: ESPN.com
NFL Network's "Cleveland '95" Tries to Rewrite HistoryUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetRetcon (n.) - Short for “retroactive continuity”: A situation, in a soap opera or similar serial fiction, in which a new storyline explains or changes a previous event or attaches a new significance to it. There’s little you can do to make the BrownSource: theclevelandfan.comShare TweetThe Giants, who have struggled against the run this season, took exception to Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson saying he could get some yards on them Sunday.