Cleveland
Browns
Stadium FirstEnergy Stadium
7-8-1 Overall | 3-2 AFC NORTH 3rd
TEAM STATSRUSHINGPASSINGPTS/G
Offense118.3266.322.4
Defense135.2273.124.5
Schedule
Preseason
Week 2Thu  8/8
vs
Redskins
7:30pm
Week 3Sat  8/17
@
Colts
NFLN4:00pm
Week 4Fri  8/23
@
Buccaneers
7:30pm
Week 5Thu  8/29
vs
Lions
7:30pm
Regular season
Week 1Sun  9/8
vs
Titans
CBS1:00pm
Week 2Mon  9/16
@
Jets
ESPN8:15pm
Week 3Sun  9/22
vs
Rams
NBC8:20pm
Week 4Sun  9/29
@
Ravens
CBS1:00pm
Week 5Mon  10/7
@
49ers
ESPN8:15pm
Week 6Sun  10/13
vs
Seahawks
FOX1:00pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SCOUT ANALYST TAKE

The Cleveland Browns win the AFC North in nearly 40% of simulations. The Ravens and Steelers are right around 29% each. The Browns are 8th in our latest power ranking just ahead of #9 Baltimore and #12 Pittsburgh.

2019 SEASON PROJECTION

The Browns are winning more in simulations than they did last season which indicates that they should improve next season. Their odds (16/1) implied probability of winning the Super Bowl is 5.9%. Their simulation based probability is 2.9%. Their odds (8/1) implied probability of winning the conference is 11.1%. Their simulation based probability is 6.2%.

REGULAR SEASON RECAP

Their 7 wins in 2018 exceeded expectations. It was +0.5 above what oddsmakers' money line projected. The season went as expected. They exceeded expectations at home. They won 25% on the road which was as expected (35.2%). They won 5 at home and were expected to win 3.7. Anyone who backed the Browns in all of their games on the money line would be down -402 units. Against the spread, they have delivered a +340 profit risking 110 to win 100 (10-6 ATS). They are profitable against the spread at home and on the road. Below is a recap of all 16 regular games.

They are a below average scoring team based on points per game, despite having a much better yards per play rank. They are a below average scoring defense based on points per game and below average in yards per play allowed.

TEAM OFFENSE (League Rank):

TEAM DEFENSE:

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
--- Armstrong, Ka'John T6-53000Eastern Michigan
52 Armstrong, Ray-Ray LB6-322003/05/19917Miami (FL)
55 Avery, Genard OLB6-025004/26/19952Memphis
19 Baker, Dorian WR6-32130Kentucky
13 Beckham, Odell WR5-1119811/05/19926LSU
75 Bitonio, Joel G6-430510/11/19916Nevada
9 Blough, David QB6-020007/31/19950Purdue
86 Brown, Pharaoh TE6-625805/04/19942Oregon
42 Burnett, Morgan SS6-121001/13/198910Georgia Tech
31 Burris, Juston CB6-021208/04/19934NC State
11 Callaway, Antonio WR5-1120001/09/19972Florida
89 Carlson, Stephen TE6-424012/12/19960Princeton
38 Carrie, T.J. DB6-020407/28/19906Ohio
82 Charles, Orson TE6-325701/27/19914Georgia
24 Chubb, Nick RB5-1122712/27/19952Georgia
93 Coley, Trevon DT6-131007/13/19943Florida Atlantic
4 Colquitt, Britton P6-321003/20/198510Tennessee
63 Corbett, Austin G6-430609/05/19952Nevada
94 Davis, Carl DT6-532003/02/19925Iowa
87 DeValve, Seth TE6-324501/29/19934Princeton
36 Dean, Jhavonte DB6-118502/11/20300Miami (FL)
96 Ekuale, Daniel DT6-330001/13/19941Washington State
67 Fineanganofo, Brian T6-63040Idaho State
79 Forbes, Drew T6-530501/18/19970Southeast Missouri State
28 Gaines, Phillip CB6-019304/04/19916Rice
95 Garrett, Myles DE6-427212/29/19953Texas A&M
3 Gilbert, Garrett QB6-423007/01/19912SMU
7 Gillan, Jamie P6-12070Arkansas-Pine Bluff
43 Gray, Trayone RB6-123302/11/20300Miami (FL)
88 Harris, Demetrius TE6-723007/29/19916Wis.-Milwaukee
56 Harvey, Willie LB6-022402/11/20300Iowa State
49 Hassell, J.T. DB5-112000Florida Tech
81 Higgins, Rashard WR6-119810/07/19944Colorado State
25 Hilliard, Dontrell RB5-112020Tulane
74 Hubbard, Chris T6-429504/23/19916UAB
47 Hughlett, Charley LS6-424805/16/19905UCF
27 Hunt, Kareem RB5-1121608/06/19953Toledo
16 Hyman, Ishmael WR6-019602/11/20300James Madison
12 Jackson, Blake WR5-1020003/07/19941Mary Hardin-Baylor
30 Jackson, Robert DB6-220712/08/19931UNLV
30 Johnson, D'Ernest RB5-1020802/11/20301South Florida
29 Johnson, Duke RB5-921009/23/19935Miami (FL)
17 Joseph, Greg K6-12100Florida Atlantic
68 Kalis, Kyle C6-430612/21/19932Michigan
58 Kirksey, Christian OLB6-223508/31/19926Iowa
72 Kush, Eric G6-431709/09/19897California (PA)
70 Lamm, Kendall T6-531006/05/19925Appalachian State
80 Landry, Jarvis WR5-1119611/28/19926LSU
99 Lawrence, Devaroe DT6-229510/13/19921Auburn
37 Lewis, Donnie CB6-019507/21/19960Tulane
6 Mayfield, Baker QB6-121504/14/19952Oklahoma
39 Mitchell, Terrance CB5-1119105/17/19926Oregon
83 Montgomery, D.J. WR6-12010Austin Peay State
22 Murray, Eric SS5-1119901/07/19944Minnesota
85 Njoku, David TE6-424607/10/19963Miami (FL)
65 Ogunjobi, Larry DT6-330506/03/19943North Carolina-Charlotte
62 Owens, Jarrell DE6-326210/11/19940Oklahoma State
41 Pipkins, Lenzy CB6-019611/07/19933Oklahoma State
48 Ponder, Jermaine DB6-11950St. Francis (PA)
91 Price, Brian DT6-332206/24/19943Texas-San Antonio
23 Randall, Damarious SS5-1119608/29/19925Arizona State
18 Ratley, Damion WR6-220004/16/19952Texas A&M
61 Ray, Wyatt DE6-32570Boston College
33 Redwine, Sheldrick DB6-019511/06/19960Miami (FL)
98 Richardson, Sheldon DT6-329411/29/19907Missouri
78 Robinson, Greg T6-533010/21/19926Auburn
40 Sankoh, Tigie DB5-1121411/04/19971No College
53 Schobert, Joe MLB6-124511/06/19934Wisconsin
60 Seaton, Brad T6-933011/23/19931Villanova
2 Seibert, Austin K5-921411/15/19960Oklahoma
15 Sheehy-Guiseppi, Damon WR5-1118102/11/20300Phoenix Coll. AZ (J.C.)
50 Smith, Chris DE6-126602/11/19926Arkansas
5 Stanton, Drew QB6-322605/07/198412Michigan State
10 Strong, Jaelen WR6-222001/25/19944Arizona State
90 Stubbs, Anthony LB6-02200Prairie View A&M
44 Takitaki, Sione LB6-123806/08/19950BYU
57 Taylor, Adarius OLB6-023009/21/19905Florida Atlantic
92 Thomas, Chad DE6-527810/12/19952Miami (FL)
20 Thomas, Tavierre CB5-1020503/11/19962Ferris State
64 Tretter, JC C6-430702/12/19917Cornell
54 Vernon, Olivier OLB6-226210/07/19908Miami (FL)
21 Ward, Denzel CB5-1119004/28/19972Ohio State
35 Whitehead, Jermaine DB5-1119503/12/19933Auburn
26 Williams, Greedy CB6-218512/03/19970LSU
84 Willies, Derrick WR6-42070Texas Tech
51 Wilson, Mack LB6-124002/14/19980Alabama
71 Witzmann, Bryan G6-732006/16/19905South Dakota State
66 Wright, Willie C6-330002/25/19960Tulsa
59 Young, Dedrick II LB6-023311/07/19960Nebraska
97 Zettel, Anthony DE6-427508/09/19924Penn State