Found October 04, 2013 on Thacover2:
I feel sick for Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer this morning, and not because I started him in my fantasy football league either. Adam Schefter is reporting that the Browns fear Hoyer has torn his ACL. Browns are concerned QB Brian Hoyer tore his ACL last night but will not know for until he undergoes an MRI today. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 4, 2013 There won’t be any definitive word on Hoyer’s status until he gets an MRI later Friday afternoon.  It’s definitely a tough break for a guy who’s spent years in the NFL trying to make a name for himself. After finally getting the opportunity, Hoyer made the most of it, winning two straight for the Browns. Update*** Jason La Canfora is reporting that Hoyer has a partial torn ACL and will seek another opinion. Brian Hoyer has a partial ACL tear only. Will get a second opinion and then get it repaired. — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) October 4, 2013

Browns Fear Ligament Damage for Quarterback Brian Hoyer

Early in the third quarter Browns fans (and the people that picked up Brian Hoyer looking to start him during their bye weeks) got some bad news. Not only was he not returning in the second half, but it sounds like there is reason to believe he might be out even longer. Whatever the team was able to do in the locker room was able to give the team reason to...

Browns QB Brian Hoyer Suffers Torn ACL

Cleveland Browns QB Brian Hoyer suffered a knee injury during the first quarter of last night’s game against the Buffalo Bills.  Although the Browns won 37-24, they lost Hoyer for the rest of the season to a torn ACL.  From Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon-Journal: #Browns HC Chud said MRI shows QB Brian Hoyer suffered […]

Hoyer’s ACL tear: Unfortunate, but a blessing in disguise for Browns

SCOTT JACOBS Brian Hoyer was a nice story. So was the Browns recent surge. And in one play, all that good-will, all that excitement generated by a local kid, turned starting quarterback, evaporated. And with it, a fascinating discussion point. Hoyer tore his ACL courteous of a first quarter slide – usually a safe play, but this is the Browns we’re talking about — and he instantly...

Browns lose Hoyer but defeat Bills, 37-24, behind Weeden

The feel-good hometown hero story of Brian Hoyer took a crushing turn Thursday night when the quarterback suffered a potentially serious right knee injury in the first quarter of Thursday night's game against Buffalo at FirstEnergy Stadium. But the never-say-die Browns put on a thrilling performance in Hoyer's absence pulling away with Brandon Weeden at quarterback for a...

Fun with Numbers: Browns stats as they improve to 3-2

It sure is fun to have a win in the books before Sunday. The Browns managed to do that with their back-and-forth dramatic victory on Thursday night, despite losing resurgent quarterback Brian Hoyer for the season. As we look back at how the Browns are suddenly on top of the AFC North Division – yes, it’s true – here are a number of intriguing statistics that I’ve found, courtesy...

Brian Hoyer tears ACL, out for season

 (AP Photo/David Richard) One of the best stories in the league with Patriots ties has come to a sad end. Brian Hoyer, Tom Brady's former backup, took over the reigns in Cleveland with the team going into "play for 2014" mode. Surprisingly though, the QB performed exceptionally well - leading the 0-2 team to two straight wins. He seemed in a good rhythm in last night...

Tyler Thigpen could be a Brown by as early as tonight

According to USA Today’s Tom Pelissero the Browns will meet with free agent QB Tyler Thigpen on Friday night. This is great sign if your last name is Weeden. Brian Hoyer (ACL tear) is headed to injured reserve, so Thigpen could push Jason Campbell to be Brandon Weeden’s backup. Thigpen is 29 years old and […]

Browns First Team To Three Wins In AFC North Following Thursday Night Win Over Bills

Don't look now, but the Cleveland Browns are the first team to three wins in the AFC North following their 37-24 defeat of the Buffalo Bills Thursday night. Quarterback Brandon Weeden relived injured starter Brian Hoyer in the first quarter and threw for 197 yards and one touchdown to lead the Browns to their first 3-2 start since 2001. Hoyer, who took over as the Browns starter...

Browns Not Interested In QB Josh Freeman, Other Potential Options

Browns Tony Grossi of ESPN Cleveland reports that the Browns have eliminated free agent QB Josh Freeman off as a possible option at quarterback now that Brian Hoyer is done for the season. Ian Rapoport also reported that Cleveland is unlikely to sign Freeman. Tom Pelissero mentions that Tyler Thigpen could be an option for the Browns. Pelissero adds that he’s been informed...

The Browns could actually win the AFC North

The Brandon Weeden era in Cleveland appears to be completely over, and quickly forgotten. After winning two straight games for the Browns, Brian Hoyer has his team on top of a weak division, and with the Bills up next, there’s no reason the Browns won’t push their winning streak to three games. Much was made of the Browns’ decision to deal Trent Richardson away to the Colts...

Casey Hayward reportedly a week away from returning

According to,  ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that Packers cornerback Casey Hayward (hamstring) is about a week away from getting back on the field. The Packers have really missed Hayward, most notably when Anquan Boldin torched them in Week 1. They’ve been replacing him with rookie Micah Hyde. Hayward was Pro Football Focus’ No. 4 overall cornerback during his...

Report: Titans Interested In JaMarcus Russell

Only JaMarcus Russell could be injured the first time an actual NFL franchise shows him some serious interest. Adam Schefter is reporting that the Tennessee Titans have reached out to the former No. 1 overall pick about possibly resuming his career. Russell of course is rehabbing a knee injury. Tennessee reached out to QB JaMarcus Russell last week to gauge his interest in returning...

Report: Bucs Release Josh Freeman

After unsuccessful attempts to trade Josh Freeman, Tampa Bay has took another route to part ways with the disgruntled quarterback. Filed to ESPN: Bucs have released QB Josh Freeman. Bucs tried to trade him but couldn't. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 3, 2013 Follow Mark Gunnels @RealMarkGunnels Twitter: @FullScaleSport

Report: Titans Reached Out To Free Agent QB JaMarcus Russell

ESPN ‘s Adam Schefter reported on Sunday Countdown that the Tennessee Titans have reached out to free agent QB JaMarcus Russell this past week. Russell reportedly turned them down as he’s currently rehabbing a knee injury. Schefter believes Russell has a decent chance of being on an NFL roster at some point this season. Russell has been out of the league for almost three...

Report: Bills Now Open To Trading S Jairus Byrd

Well it seems the Buffalo Bills have had enough of pro bowl safety Jairus Byrd and his theatrics. Adam Schefter is reporting that Buffalo is now open to dealing Byrd for the right price. Bills know wisest course of action is to trade franchise S Jairus Byrd and they now are open to dealing him, per sources. Talks ongoing. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 6, 2013 Byrd, who...
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