Cleveland Browns’ Ben Tate Returning to Starting Lineup is Not a Problem

Ben Tate returning to the starting running back position gives the Cleveland Browns offense all the ammunition it needs—well, until Josh Gordon returns after Week 10. Tate was back on the practice field Tuesday and will resume his role as the team’s No. 1 back after missing two weeks with a sprained knee, coach Mike […] The post Cleveland Browns’ Ben Tate Returning to Starting...
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NFL Notes: Browns, Falcons, Lions, Patriots, & Steelers

Browns RB Ben Tate returned to practice on Tuesday for first time since he suffered sprained right knee. (Nate Ulrich) Falcons The Falcons are bringing in G/C Leroy Harris for a workout on Tuesday with C Joe Hawley dealing with an injury. (Ian Rapoport) Lions The Lions are promoting RB George Winn to their active roster from the practice squad on Tuesday. (Mike Garafolo...
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Browns' Tate appears ready to go

BEREA, Ohio -- It appears that running back Ben Tate is set to assume his duties as lead back in the Browns backfield. Tate was running with the first team offense at the beginning of Wednesday's practice. He was moving well with a brace on his right knee. Tate sprained his right knee in the season opener on Sept. 7 against the Steelers in the first half. He had just run for...
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The One Where Ben Tate Wins You A Million Dollars

Do you play Fantasy Football? If the answer is yes, this week is the most exciting opportunity in the history of the game. Win a MILLION DOLLARS playing Fantasy Football this week only! Go to and get in on the action. Cleveland Browns Running Back Ben Tate returned to practice Tuesday, increasing the chances he will suit up this weekend. Tate has been...
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Browns RB Tate back at practice after missing two games with knee injury

BEREA, Ohio -- Browns starting running back Ben Tate has returned to practice after missing Cleveland's past two games with a sprained right knee. Wearing a brace, Tate was on the practice field Tuesday for the first time since Sept. 5 as the Browns returned from their bye week. Tate made hard cuts on his knee and looked quick during the portion of practice open to the media...
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Browns running back Ben Tate back at practice

BEREA, Ohio (AP) Browns starting running back Ben Tate has returned to practice after missing Cleveland's past two games with a sprained right knee. Wearing a brace, Tate was on the practice field Tuesday for the first time since Sept. 5 as the Browns returned from their bye week. Tate made hard cuts on his knee and looked quick during the portion of practice open to the media...
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Browns running back Ben Tate returns to practice after missing two games with sprained knee

Browns running back Ben Tate practiced Tuesday for the first time since he suffered a sprained right knee during the second quarter of the Sept. 7 season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers. It's a sign Tate will likely be able to play Sunday when the Browns (1-2), who are coming off their Week 4 bye, visit the Tennessee Titans (1-3). Tate is expected to return to the starting...
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Panthers sign former Browns running back Ogbonnaya

He was teflon in Berea for a long time, but the “Baby Backs” finally made him expendable. The Browns cut Chris Ogbonnaya loose ahead of the start of this year’s NFL season – along with Dion Lewis – as they counted on Ben Tate, Terrance West and Isaiah Crowell to carry the load. Well, it appears Chris Ogbonnaya has found another job, this time with the Panthers. The addition...
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The State of Cleveland's Rushing Game

I’ve written a lot about the running game for the Browns here, but once again, Cleveland is heading into a transition period with a bye week.By next weekend, Ben Tate could be the starting back again. It’s already been reported that he’ll take over as the starting back when he is able to go, and the initial prognosis on his injury in Week 1 was two to four weeks.But what does...
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Browns plan to reinstall Tate as starter; Crowell bypassing West?

Cleveland Browns running backs Isaiah Crowell and Terrance West held down the top two spots on Marc Sessler's "Rookie Watch" this week. As impressive as the dynamic rookie duo has been, though, position coach Wilbert Montgomery expects Ben Tate to assume the starting role once the veteran returns from a sprained knee. "That's what we brought Tate here for...
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Has Isaiah Crowell jumped Terrance West?

Reports coming out of Berea on Wednesday have undrafted rookie running back Isaiah Crowell worked ahead of Terrance West at Cleveland Browns practice. With Ben Tate riding the stationary bike, Crowell was the first tailback through the rotation, with West working in second, signaling that Crowell is ahead of West (who was fourth in the NFL in rushing yards through the first two...
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Will Ben Tate be the Browns top choice when healthy?

Running the football seems to be the most important thing to Mike Pettine whether we’re talking about doing it on offense, or defending it on defense. During his Monday meeting with the local press, both topics were at the forefront of conversation. One of the biggest questions for the Cleveland Browns in the face of their emerging rookie runners is what it all means for Ben Tate...
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Will Ben Tate get starting job back?

Ben Tate is scheduled to return to the Cleveland Browns for their week five game against the Tennessee Titans. After respectable performances by Terrance West and Isaiah Crowell one has to wonder though will Tate get his starting job back? Head coach Mike Pettine was asked that very question and was noncommittal. #Browns HC Mike Pettine said rookies have "made it tougher"...
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Tough grind-it-out game for Ravens against Browns coming up in week 3…

This is going to be a Dawg fight… Both teams are fighting to establish some kind of dominance in the AFC North pecking order…well, if not dominance, then at least precedence… Here are the guys who will not be playing this Sunday: The Ravens suddenly cut WR/KR Deonte Thompson, then promoted RB Fitzgerald Toussaint from the practice squad… this may be just a temporary roster...
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Browns Injury Update: Jordan Cameron, Barkevious Mingo, Ben Tate

The Cleveland Browns may be closer to full strength when they take on the Baltimore Ravens Sunday. Tom Withers of the Associated Press Tweeted that tight end Jordan Cameron and linebacker Barkevious Mingo were back at practice on a limited basis Friday. Only running back Ben Tate remained sidelined.#Browns TE Jordan Cameron and LB Barkevious Mingo both practicing again. RB Ben Tate...
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Isaiah Crowell signs with Under Armour

Well, that didn’t take long. Just a week after recording two touchdowns in his first game as a pro, undrafted rookie running back Isaiah Crowell has inked a deal with the high-performance sports apparel company Under Armour. Excited to be the newest member of the @UnderArmour fam!! #iwill — Isaiah Crowell (@IsaiahCrowell34) September 17, 2014 Interestingly enough, one of Crowell’s...
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Has the Cleveland Browns’ offense been the NFL’s best?

After the small sample size that is two weeks of the NFL season, the Cleveland Browns are 1-1 and rank fifth in the league with 53 points scored, but could it be possible they’ve been the NFL’s best offense? The guys at think so. Despite ranking 21st in yards per play, the Browns top the ProFootballFocus list of highest graded offenses through the first...
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NFL 2014: Five Rookie Surprises So Far This Season

There were 256 players drafted in the 2014 NFL draft and numerous undrafted free agent rookies that were signed to teams.  Picking only five standouts through two weeks is a difficult task, but here is the list of the five rookie surprises so far this season. Allen Hurns Position: Wide ReceiverTeam:  Jacksonville JaguarsDraft Pick: Undrafted2014 Surprising Stat: 6 Receptions for...
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WATCH: Cleveland Browns Rookie RB Terrance West Celebrates First NFL Touchdown With the Stanky Leg

When the Cleveland Browns drafted a running back in the third round out of an FCS school you might wander why. Why not go after a guy from one of the many big name FBS schools or something? At that time there were plenty left still. Maybe--but none of them scored 41 touchdowns last season like Terrance West did.With Ben Tate out with an injury the former Towson running back made...
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VICTORY: Browns Stun Saints Late

Party on, Cleveland. Your Cleveland Browns have just won a home opener against the New Orleans Saints. The previously 0-1 Browns came out and shocked the NFC preseason favorite Saints. It started from the first drive of the game and finished on the last play from scrimmage. The Browns turned in a thrilling upset of a very good football team. It’s a well known fact in the NFL that...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordan Cameron Out Week 2

As if the Cleveland Browns didn't have a hard enough task on Sunday facing off with Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints. Now they'll have to play without their star tight end Jordan Cameron. Cameron will miss today's game with a shoulder injury. The Browns will also be without their starting RB Ben Tate. Terrance West will start at RB while Gary Barnidge draws...
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Two offensive playmakers among Browns' inactives

CLEVELAND -- The Browns will be without at least two of their offensive play makers for Sunday's game with the New Orleans Saints as tight end Jordan Cameron and Ben Tate are inactive. Cameron re-injured his shoulder last week after making a 47-yard catch against the Steelers in the first quarter. He played one play in the second half and did have one other catch for zero yards...
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Cleveland Browns Fantasy Football Week 2: Andrew Hawkins and Terrance West Solid Options

Coming into the fantasy football season, the Cleveland Browns had two players who were drafted rather highly in most drafts. Unfortunately for their owners, Ben Tate and Jordan Cameron will both miss this Sunday’s contest against the New Orleans Saints. But this article isn’t to tell you about how bad off you are if Tate and Cameron were main cogs in your fantasy lineup. Instead...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Tate posted “Free Gordon” on his Facebook page (Photo)

Like many other people, Browns running back Ben Tate believes Josh Gordon deserves to be back on the field with the NFL and NFLPA close to getting a new drug policy worked out. Even with the policy, Gordon will have his suspension reduced to 10 games. Post by Ben Tate. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ...
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Cleveland Brown’s Ben Tate Posts ‘Free Gordon’ on His Facebook

  Josh Gordon still has the support of his teammates. And they’re not afraid to show their support. Cleveland Browns running back Ben Tate showed his support for his teammate when it came down to his thoughts on Josh Gordon’s suspension. How nice. Under the NFL’s new drug policy, Gordon’s punishment should be reduced to 10 games. The post Cleveland Brown’s Ben Tate Posts...
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