Jacoby Brissett’s tenure as the Cleveland Browns’ starting quarterback ended on a high note with a thrilling overtime victory over Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. His time as the starter is set to end with the return of the suspended Deshaun Watson, and at 4-7 this season, the Browns have to turn to Watson if they want to keep their slim playoff hopes alive, starting with Watson’s return to Houston in Week 13.
Houston Texans (1-8-1) at Miami Dolphins (7-3) Opening Spread: Dolphins -12. Opening Game Total: 46. Opening Team Totals: Dolphins (29), Texans (17). Weather: Outdoors, no concerns. The Line Report This line opened as Dolphins -12. Dolphins’ line has moved up to -14. DraftKings Pick’Em has the Dolphins -13.5. Circa Sports Millions Pro Football Contest has […]
Alex Caruso is breaking down four key stats that can help you excel in fantasy football Week 12 and for the Fantasy playoff stretch, including illuminating information on Treylon Burks, Deshaun Watson and more.
Welcome to the early-week look at the Week 8 waiver wire run. With few exceptions, players need to be rostered in fewer than 50.0% of Yahoo! and ESPN fantasy football leagues to qualify for this list. Enjoy! Quarterbacks Daniel Jones, New York Giants Rostered in 40.0% of Yahoo! leagues and 28.7% of ESPN leagues Jones […]
Even without quarterback Deshaun Watson for most of the season, Joe Thomas believes his former team still has a path to the playoffs. Thomas is a big believer in Cleveland’s defense and ground game. Anything above .500 through Watson’s 11-game suspension, Thomas reasons, could be enough for the Browns to navigate the remainder of the season to the top of the AFC North.
“I think their defense is going to be really tough,” Thomas says. “And that run game, combined with that defense, is going to hold them and carry them through until Deshaun Watson comes back.”
In 2021, the Cleveland Browns had high expectations for a deep playoff run after making the AFC Divisional Round in 2020. With a roster that included one of the best offensive lines, backfield duos and one of the top-3 pass rushers in the game, all the Browns needed was quarterback Baker Mayfield to get the […]
Deshaun Watson’s six-game suspension has been increased to 11 games, and this increase will have significant ramifications for the Cleveland Browns season. Read on for the Deshaun Watson suspension impact from a betting perspective. Chris Farley already tackled how Watson’s original suspension would impact the Browns through the first six games. On opening day in […]
Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson has been suspended for 11 games. While we can look at the Browns’ offense with more certainty now, we want to understand where we can potentially find value after the Deshaun Watson suspension news. Cleveland should be able to win some games within their first six weeks (the original suspension length), […]
Conventional wisdom always told us the Cleveland Browns didn’t expect Deshaun Watson to lead them on a Super Bowl run this season. How could they? A suspension had long been looming for the quarterback, who was facing two dozen allegations of improper activity with female massage therapists. The Browns were aware Watson wouldn’t be available […]
After a very long process, a ruling on Deshaun Watson’s suspension has been agreed upon by the NFL and NFLPA. After the NFL appealed the original 6-game suspension, Watson will face an 11-game suspension that also includes a fine of $5 million that will go to charity. The deal has been signed and agreed upon […]