Raiders vs. Browns Game Report

In past 6 Oct. road games vs. AFC, QB RICH GANNON is 5-1 as starter (.833).<BR><BR>

TEAMS MEET in Cleveland for 1st time since 1985 (Raiders 21, Browns 20)……RAIDERS: Meeting concludes team's only consecutive road games this season (at Chi., Wk. 5)……Under head coach BILL CALLAHAN, team has not lost consecutive games in 13 weeks & is 2-0 vs. AFC North……In past 6 Oct. road games vs. AFC, QB RICH GANNON is 5-1 as starter (.833)……RB CHARLIE GARNER averaging 6.4 yards on 57 carries in past 5 Oct. road games ……WR JERRY RICE leads team in receiving yards (321). In 3 career games vs. Browns, Rice has 19 catches for 275 yards (14.5 avg.) & 4 TDs. WR TIM BROWN needs 1 TD catch to be 4th in history to reach 100 in career……S ROD WOODSON needs 1 INT to become 3rd in history to record 70 in career. Woodson recorded 60th career INT vs. Cle. (w/Balt.) in 2001…… BROWNS: QB TIM COUCH posted career-best 80.0 pct. passing last week (20 of 25) & recorded longest streak of consecutive completions (11). In past 5 appearances at home, QB KELLY HOLCOMB has completed 74 of 135 passes (54.8 pct.) for 972 yards (13.1 yards/completion) with 8 TDs vs. 6 INTs……RB WILLIAM GREEN posted career-high 33 carries last week for 115 yards. Team is 5-0 when Green has 25+ carries & 4-0 when he rushes for 100+……WR KEVIN JOHNSON has 28 receptions after 5 games for 2nd consecutive year, 7th among AFC leaders. In past 3 games, WR ANDRÉ DAVIS has 3 TDs on 11 catches for 104 yards. One of 5 AFC teams with 5 players with 10+ receptions......Rookie C JEFF FAINE (No. 21) was 4 yrs. & 6 mo.-old when clubs last met in Cleveland……DE COURTNEY BROWN tied for 4th in AFC with 4.0 sacks. Defense ranked No. 2 in NFL vs. pass (161.6) & allowing NFL's 2nd-fewest 1st downs (15.0/gm).

SB Report Top Stories