Browns - Ravens Postgame Notes

QB Brian Hoyer completed 19 of 25 passes for 290 yards with one touchdown, no interceptions and a 127.1 rating. After an incompletion on his third attempt of the game during the game’s opening drive

Postgame Notes

Cleveland Browns vs. Baltimore Ravens | FirstEnergy Stadium | Sept. 21, 2014

· The Browns have scored at least 21 points in all three games this season. The last time the team scored at least 21 points in the first three games of a season was 1969, when the team accomplished the feat in each of the first seven games.

· Rookie RBs Isaiah Crowell (14 yards) and Terrance West (1 yard) each scored a rushing touchdown, marking the first time the Browns had two rookies record a rushing score in the same game since 1979 (Dino Hall and Pat Moriarty on Oct. 28 at St. Louis Cardinals). Crowell leads the team with three touchdowns, while West has two.

· QB Brian Hoyer completed 19 of 25 passes for 290 yards with one touchdown, no interceptions and a 127.1 rating. After an incompletion on his third attempt of the game during the game’s opening drive, Hoyer completed 14 consecutive passes, tied for the fourth-longest streak in Browns history and the team’s longest stretch since 2003. Hoyer entered the game with the NFL’s second-longest active streak without an interception (Peyton Manning 151).

MOST CONSECUTIVE PASS COMPLETIONS – BROWNS

16 Bernie Kosar (10/29/1989 vs. Houston Oilers through 11/5/1989 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers)

16 Kelly Holcomb (11/16/2003 vs. Arizona Cardinals through 11/23/2003 vs. Pittsburgh Steelers)

15 Vinny Testaverde (12/26/1993 at Los Angeles Rams through 1/2/1994 at Pittsburgh Steelers)

14 Brian Hoyer (9/21/2014 vs. Baltimore Ravens)

14 Brian Sipe (12/5/1982 vs. San Diego Chargers)

13 Brian Sipe (9/28/1980 vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers)

13 Paul McDonald (10/28/1984 vs. New Orleans Saints)

13 Derek Anderson (12/17/2006 at Baltimore Ravens)

· Hoyer hasn’t throw an interception in his last 156 passing attempts (spanning six games), currently the fourth-longest streak in Browns history. His last interception came in the third quarter of his Browns debut at Minnesota on Sept. 22, 2013.

MOST CONSECUTIVE ATTEMPTS WITHOUT AN INTERCEPTIPON – BROWNS

Player Year(s) Total

1. Bernie Kosar 1990-91 308

2. Milt Plum 1959-60 208

3. Vinny Testaverde 1995 174

4. Brian Hoyer 2013-14 156

5. Brady Quinn 2009 150

· WR Miles Austin hauled in six receptions for 51 yards and a touchdown. He has recorded touchdowns in back-to-back games for the first time since the first two games of the 2012 season, when he was a member of the Dallas Cowboys.

· WR Andrew Hawkins tied a career-high with 87 receiving yards on seven receptions. He has recorded at least six receptions in every game this season and leads the Browns with 21 receptions.

· DB Tashaun Gipson registered an interception in his second consecutive game. Gipson, who led the team with five interceptions last year, is leading the club this season with two.

· LT Joe Thomas extended his consecutive-snaps streak to 7,112, the longest active stretch in the league. Thomas has started all 115 games and hasn’t missed an offensive play since being selected by the Browns with the third overall pick in the 2007 draft.

· C Alex Mack has started and played in each of the first 83 games of his career. He hasn’t missed an offensive snap during his career, a stretch of 5,189 plays.


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