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2015 Schedule
2-8, 4th in AFC North
Antonio Pierce: Manziel has not shown that he can be a professional (2:05)
Manziel's future with Cleveland in doubt after demotion (2:06)

Browns bench Manziel, McCown to start

Josh McCown will start for the Browns on Monday night and Johnny Manziel will serve as the team's third QB option behind Austin Davis, the team announced on Tuesday. Said coach Mike Pettine: "Everyone in this organization wants what is best for Johnny just like we do for every player in our locker room. I'm especially disappointed in his actions and behavior because he has been working very hard." Story

Riddick on Manziel: 'There's a line that you draw' (1:36)
Russillo: This isn't surprising behavior from Manziel (2:36)

Mike Pettine on Johnny Manziel video

"Seen it. Still in the process of gathering information. I think Ill try to get all parties involved together this afternoon, and well move forward from there. ... We are still in the process of getting all the information available before we would act on anything." Story

Josh McCown on Johnny Manziel

"Its hard to comment on what a teammate does outside the building, as long as hes doing what hes supposed to inside. My hope for him is whatever those choices he makes are healthy choices and are good for him as a person." Pettine unsure who starts Monday


His & Hers TV: Pats, Manziel, Holm

Michael Smith and Jemele Hill are joined by Holly Holm as they discuss the Patriots' win over the Bills, another blown call in the NFL and Johnny Manziel's bye week partying.

Louis Riddick: I would have cut the cord with Manziel already (1:49)

Michael Smith: Manziel should be benched

After a TMZ video was released of Manziel at a club, Smith says the Browns should bench him simply because he's wasting his golden opportunity to be "the guy."

Dan Le Batard: Johnny Manziel's addicted to the party (2:31)
Michael Smith: Manziel should be benched (1:36)
AP Photo/Don Wright, File

Browns stay in the cellar

Cleveland held its No. 32 spot in ESPN's Power Rankings. Will Mike Pettine & Co. be able to salvage anything from this season? NFL Power Rankings

NFL Power Rankings: AFC South on the rise (1:23)
Is Manziel trying to force his way out of Cleveland? (1:42)
Ravens, Manziel worth watching on MNF (1:27)
Jalen and Jacoby on Cam Newton, Manziel and the Clippers (69:20)

Best odds to get No. 1 pick in NFL draft

Here are the favorites according to ESPN's Football Power Index, factoring in current records as well as remaining schedules and tiebreakers:

  • Browns: 33.6%
  • Chargers: 25.9%
  • Titans: 20.2%
  • 49ers: 10.5%

Team Stats

Passing Yards260.212th
Rushing Yards75.631st
Points For18.628th
Points Against27.730th

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