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Trent Richardson and Brandon Weeden may still play in the Cleveland Browns' final game.
Coach Pat Shurmur said Monday that Richardson's sprained left ankle and Weeden's sore right shoulder are being evaluated. He did not rule out either playing for the Browns (5-10) against the Steelers (7-8) on Sunday.
Both first-round picks were hurt in a 34-12 loss in Denver. Weeden sustained his injury on a third-quarter sack. Richardson got hurt when Colt McCoy, who replaced Weeden at quarterback, rolled over on the running back's leg after being hit on Cleveland's second-to-last offensive play.
Shurmur also spoke with Josh Cribbs, expressing disappointment with the kick returner's profane tweets to fans after the loss.
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According to TOny Grossi of ESPNCleveland.com, Browns running back Trent Richardson is undergoing x-rays to see whether or not he has a broken ankle.
Trent Richardson getting x rays for possible broken ankle.
— Tony Grossi (@TonyGrossi) December 24, 2012
With one week to go in the season and the fact that the Browns won’t be in the playoffs this isn’t a big deal.
According to Tony Grossi of ESPNCleveland.com, after undergoing x-rays on his ankle, it’s been determined that Browns running back Trent Richardson doesn’t have a broken ankle.
No broken ankle for Trent Richardson, but left foot in boot.
— Tony Grossi (@TonyGrossi) December 24, 2012
This is great news. We would hate to see RIchardson suffer a serious injury late in the season...
When the Cleveland Browns drafted their 28-year-old rookie quarterback with the teams 2nd pick in the first round of the 2012 draft, they knew Brandon Weeden had a shoulder injury. Yes, he had an injury to his throwing shoulder that held him back from succeeding in Major League Baseball. Weeden insisted it didn’t bother him from throwing the football. Many that know about shoulder...
Cleveland tailback Trent Richardson injured his ankle late in the game against Denver and is doubtful for Week 17 against Pittsburgh. He left the stadium in a walking boot.Fantasy Spin:Richardson picked a bad time to play his worst game in a month game. His four-game touchdown streak (six TDs) ended in a 68-yard effort. Part of the reason for his low total was the Browns fell way...
The Cleveland Browns limped out of Denver on Sunday with two of their key offensive performers suffering injuries. QB Brandon Weeden along with RB Trent Richardson both sustained injuries and a return to the field in the Browns season finale is now in doubt. Cleveland will travel to Pittsburgh to take on the Steelers in what is now a meaningless game with the Steelers being eliminated...
Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden exited Sunday's game against Denver with a shoulder injury.Fantasy Spin:Weeden had 12 completions on 19 attempts for 104 yards with zero touchdowns or turnovers in the game. Colt McCoy took over under center.
Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden and running back
Trent Richardson both exited yesterday’s loss to the Denver Broncos after
sustaining injuries, reports Marc Sessler of NFL.com.
Quarterback Brandon Weeden left the game with a right
shoulder injury after being slammed to the turf by Broncos pass
rusher Von Miller on a brutal third-quarter sack.
Running back Trent...
Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden and running back Trent Richardson left Sunday's game against Denver with injuries, and it's unclear what their status is for next week's game against Pittsburgh. Weeden injured his right shoulder when he was sacked by linebacker Von Miller late in the third quarter. He was replaced by Colt McCoy for the rest of the game...
Cleveland Browns coach Pat Shurmur said in his weekly press conference Monday that injured running back Trent Richardson and quarterback Brandon Weeden have not been ruled out from playing Sunday's season finale against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Richardson sprained his left ankle and Weeden hurt his right shoulder during Sunday's 34-12 loss to the Denver Broncos. The Browns...
Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden exited Sunday's game against Denver with a shoulder injury and did not return, but has not been ruled out for Week 17.Fantasy Spin:Colt McCoy would get the start if Weeden is inactive. Weeden had a few productive games this season, but not enough to rise to the level of fantasy starter.
DENVER (AP) -- First, quarterback Brandon Weeden was hurt. Then, running back Trent Richardson left the game as well.
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Their two rookies -- the backbone of this franchise's future -- went out, Weeden with an injury to his right...
The Browns travel to Mile High face the Broncos, looking to finish their season strong and bounce back from their disappointing loss to the Redskins.
It’s Browns vs Broncos! Brandon Weeden vs Peyton Manning! Joe Banner vs John Elway?
Stick around for updates and commentary in the comments. Consider this your open thread.
BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- The Cleveland Browns are down to their third-string quarterback.
With both Brandon Weeden and Colt McCoy missing practice Wednesday due to right shoulder injuries, Thad Lewis took first-team snaps in practice. Elevated from the practice squad on Monday, Lewis could make his NFL debut in Pittsburgh on Sunday.
The Browns also signed free agent quarterback Josh Johnson...
Peyton Manning against starting safeties Eric Hagg and Usama Young. Brandon Weeden against a Broncos pass rush led by Von Miller and Elvis Dumervil. The Cleveland Browns are in Denver and altitude sickness is the prognosis.
This is your game day open thread for Week 16. Hopefully you’re with family and special holiday-sized bottles today.