With their head coach watching from home, Browns try to score an epic upset after another crazy week fighting Covid.
Ronnie Harrison, Malcolm Smith and Harrison Bryant activated off Covid-reserve and eligible to play.
Kevin Stefanski will defer a final pre-game speech to acting coach Mike Priefer in Pittsburgh.
Safety Ronnie Harrison is out and safety Andrew Sendejo is in for Sunday’s AFC wild card against the Steelers.
The coach-of-the-year candidate has been coaching his coaches since he hired them and then empowered them.
Linebacker B.J. Phillips was activated after missing two games on Covid reserve.
While Browns are losing players (and coaches) to Covid, the Steelers are gaining key ones from rest and injuries.
Center JC Tretter supports NFL’s insistence on playing Sunday game as scheduled.
The NFL maintained there is no change to the status of Sunday night’s game in Pittsburgh.
A different team awaits in Pittsburgh, and the Browns know it.
After concluding the regular season with his ninth sack, Vernon was lost for the playoffs with a rupture Achilles tendon.
They had to sweat out a failed two-point conversion and a slippery onside kick, but the Browns earned their first playoff appearance in 18 seasons.
Instant takeaways from the Browns 24-22 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
If Browns win and get in, they very well could face Steelers in Heinz Field for a third post-season match-up of the long-time rivals.