Found August 04, 2013 on NFL Injury Report:
Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson was able to return from an injury to his leg in time to suit up for the start of training camp. However, the injury-prone rusher was once again on the sidelines Friday, as he was dealing with another injury to the same leg, this time a shin ailment, according to Michael David Smith of Pro Football Talk. Coach Rob Chudzinski released the following statement regarding Richardson’s most recent injury: “It looks like yesterday he got kicked so we decided to hold him out,” Chudzinski said of Richardson, in quotes distributed by the team.  ”He should be OK.  We feel good about it.  We are not worried about it.  It is part of the plan we have for him.  We will continue to keep him healthy and rested and get him ready for the season.” While the Browns are downplaying Richardson’s injury, it’s always alarming when someone with an injury history as extensive as his is hurt. Cleveland is expected to take things slow in Richardson’s recovery from his shin injury, which makes sense. However, as Smith points out, you can be as careful as you want during training camp and even through the preseason, but once the regular season rolls around Richardson is going to have to become accustomed to being hit on a regular basis by NFL players. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt Looking for fantasy football advice?

5-year-old cancer survivor scores TD at Browns practice (Video)

The Cleveland Browns orchestrated a special moment during Saturday night's "Family Night" practice at FirstEnergy Stadium by dressing up 5-year-old cancer survivor Ryan Encinas in uniform and inviting him onto the field to join the team. Encinas lined up with the offense, took the handoff from quarterback Brandon Weeden and followed running back Trent Richardson...

Resting Richardson is the right move

BEREA, Ohio - Thursday night's preseason opener is big for the Cleveland Browns because it's the home "game" debut for a new owner, a new staff, a bunch of new players and a new product all involved hope is on its way to NFL relevance. One step at a time. But an early preseason cameo is more a necessary evil than any kind of real step, and with the Browns needing...

Trent Richardson held out of practice with a shin injury

According to the Akron Beacon-Journal, Browns running back Trent Richardson was held out of practice on Friday with a shin injury and is expected to be back on the field on Monday. Running back Trent Richardson did not practice today because he was kicked in his right shin Thursday. He missed spring practices with a strained muscle in the same shin. Richardson, though, downplayed...

Browns Give 5-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Ryan Encinas Chance to Score Touchdown During Training Camp (Video)

Trent Richardson may have some competition for his job as the Cleveland Browns’ starting running back. The Browns gave Ryan Encinas the chance to score a 40-yard touchdown during the final play of their training camp practice. The crowd went wild as the 5-year-old boy made his way into the end zone before being lifted on the Cleveland players’ shoulders. A tumor was found in...

Browns' Richardson back in practice

Browns running back Trent Richardson returned to practice Monday. However his status for the team's preseason opener remains uncertain. Richardson had been held out of Cleveland's two previous training camp sessions with a bruised right shin. The injury occurred Thursday when the 5-foot-9, 230-pounder was inadvertently kicked in the lower leg by a teammate. Though Richardson...

Training Camp News and Notes: Richardson sits out; Taylor fights with Mack

Twice in practice Friday night, Phil Taylor got into a scuffle with center Alex Mack. The first occurred in 11-on-11 drills. Taylor took a swing at Mack after the two were tangled during a play. Taylor hit the top of Mack’s helmet with his hand. The next time was in an offensive/defensive line double team drill. At the snap Taylor pushed his forearm into Mack’s neck and kept...

Browns let 5 year-old cancer survivor score a touchdown (Video)

  A five year-old Cleveland Browns fan who is a lung cancer survivor scored a touchdown during Saturday night’s family night scrimmage. With a handoff from Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden and a few nudges from running back Trent Richardson, 5-year-old cancer survivor Ryan Encinas covered the 40 yards as fast as he could. The Browns have had longer touchdown runs in their...

Browns practice at stadium

The Browns are practicing in their downtown stadium in front of thousands of fans eager for the season to start. First-year coach Rob Chudzinski moved training camp to FirstEnergy Stadium for a workout on Saturday, a break from the routine for his players who are now in their second week of practice. One of Chudzinski's goals is to make the Browns better at home, where they...

Cancer survivor scores TD for Browns

With a handoff from Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden and a few nudges from running back Trent Richardson, 5-year-old cancer survivor Ryan Encinas covered the 40 yards as fast as he could. The Browns have had longer touchdown runs in their history, never one so sweet. Encinas, who recently celebrated two years in remission after being diagnosed with lung cancer, concluded Cleveland...

5 year-old cancer survivor scores touchdown with Browns on Family Night

The Cleveland Browns held their "Family Night" during practice at FirstEnergy Stadium Saturday and capped off the evening with Ryan Encinas, a 5-year-old cancer survivor, taking a hand-off from quarterback Brandon Weeden and running 50-yards for a touchdown with Trent Richardson leading the way. With a few tons of blockers ahead and the weight of cancer treatment...

VIDEO: Cancer survivor scores TD at Browns practice

The Cleveland Browns did something special last night at practice. They let five year old Ryan Encinas onto the field for one play. Encinas was diagnosed with a lung tumor when he was two but is standing here today as a cancer survivor. The play was obviously a hand off and thanks to the blocking and fumble recovery by Trent Richardson he went 40 yards for the touchdown. Watching...
Browns News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.