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2018 Schedule
5-7-1, 3rd in AFC North
Woodson, Bruschi disagree on Browns vs Broncos (1:10)

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

The Browns injury report for Saturday: CB Denzel Ward and OL Austin Corbett are both out. Also, the Browns signed LB Xavier Woodson-Luster to the active roster and placed TE Orson Charles (ankle) on injured reserve.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Cornerback Denzel Ward remains in the concussion protocol and has missed practice all week. Interim coach Gregg Williams said he won't rule Ward out until he sees if he can work on Thursday before the team flies to Denver.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Updated playoff information from ESPN Stats and Information: The Browns are eliminated from playoff consideration if ... 1. They lose and either the Colts, Dolphins, Ravens or Titans win. Or ... 2. The Steelers, Colts and Titans all win. Pittsburgh plays New England, the Dolphins are at Minnesota, the Ravens host Tampa Bay and Tennessee is at the Giants.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Baker Mayfield says the Browns are aware of where they stand when it comes to flickering playoff hopes.

Fox on Myles Garrett: 'I think he has no ceiling' (1:21)

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Damarious Randall keeps talking about the Browns winning out and getting help to reach the playoffs. He even mentioned being the fourth seed if they can overtake the Steelers and Ravens to win the AFC North: "If we win out, I mean they just better not let us in the playoffs, I'll tell you that. Because the world was shocked when the Cavs came back from 3-1 … "

Mike Clay ESPN Writer 

Browns RB Nick Chubb doubled his previous career high with six targets in Week 14. Chubb has now seen at least three targets in four consecutive games after totaling seven during his first nine games. Coupled with an average of 18.3 carries per game since Week 7, this increase in receiving work for Chubb solidifies him as one of the league's few workhorse running backs.

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Growing Browns refuse to give up playoff dream

While the youthful, exuberant Browns are talking up their minuscule playoff hopes, the reality is their newfound confidence is well-earned.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Damarious Randall after the Browns beat Carolina 26-20: "Every win is one more win than last year."

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Mayfield, Browns send Panthers to fifth straight loss

Baker Mayfield outplayed Cam Newton, Jarvis Landry caught a touchdown pass and ran for another score and the Cleveland Browns damaged Carolina's playoff hopes with a 26-20 win Sunday over the Panthers, who dropped their fifth straight.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

In his last two halves of play -- second half in Houston, first half vs. Carolina -- Baker Mayfield has thrown for 527 yards -- 32-for-40 with two touchdowns and one interception. Rating for the two halves: 135.4. Both of his incompletions today (8-for-10) were drops.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Baker Mayfield threw for 176 yards and one touchdown in the first half, and Cam Newton threw for 185. Neither defense seems to have an answer for the other quarterback in a 17-17 game.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Tremendous accuracy on the deep throw by Baker Mayfield. Eric Reid never turned aruond, but the ball was thrown perfectly for a 51-yard TD to Jarvis Landry. Receivers and backs sit around a pretend campfire to celebrate. Game tied.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Easy opening drive for Panthers. Browns defense gave up two plays bigger than 20 yards and allowed Carolina to drive 10 plays for touchdown.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Kickoff crowd, Carolina at Cleveland.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Complete list of Browns inactives: QB Drew Stanton, CB Denzel Ward (concussion), CB Philip Gaines (knee), OL Austin Corbett (foot), OT Desmond Harrison, DE Chad Thomas and DT Carl Davis.

Team Stats

Passing Yards239.2
Rushing Yards120.2
Points For22.5
Points Against25.5