CLEVELAND – The Browns are a few days away from opening the 2015 NFL season on the road against the Jets. There’s plenty of storylines for this week one contest, and today you can see all the numbers and stats direct from the NFL in this NFL week on capsule below.
CLEVELAND BROWNS AT NEW YORK JETS
|STREAKS||3 of past 5|
|COACHES VS. OPP.||Mike Pettine: 0-0||Todd Bowles: 0-0|
|LAST GAME||12/22/13: Browns 13 at Jets 24. New York QB Geno Smith rushes for TD & throws for 214 yards & 2 TD. Jets RB Chris Ivory rushes for 109 yards on 20 carries (5.5 avg.).|
|LAST GAME AT SITE||12/22/13|
|BROADCAST||CBS (1:00 PM ET): Greg Gumbel, Trent Green, Jamie Erdahl (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 133 (Cle.), 133 (NYJ). XM: 230 (NYJ).|
|PASSING||McCown (TB): 184-327-2206-11-14-70.5||Fitzpatrick (Hou.): 197-312-2483-17-8-95.3|
|RUSHING||Crowell: 148-607-4.1-8 (T3C)||Ivory: 198-821-4.1-6|
|RECEIVING||Hawkins: 63-824-13.1-2||Decker: 74-962-13.0-5|
|SACKS||Kruger: 11||Coples: 6.5|
|INTs||Gipson: 6 (1C)||Skrine (Cle.): 4|
|PUNTING||Lee (SF): 46.8 (2C)||Quigley: 45.9|
|KICKING||Cundiff: 94 (28/28 PAT; 22/29 FG)||Folk: 119 (23/23 PAT; 32/39 FG)|
BROWNS: QB JOSH MC COWN has started 49 of 69 career games, passing for 11,033 yards & 61 TDs. Started 11 games last season w/ TB & passed for 2,206 yards & 11 TDs. Has 978 career completions & needs 22 to reach 1,000… RB ISAIAH CROWELL played in all 16 games with 4 starts in 2014 & ranked 2nd among NFL rookies in rush TDs (8) & 5th in rush yards (607)…WR ANDREW HAWKINS led team with career-highs in catches (63) & receiving yards (824) & added 2 TDs in 2014. WR BRIAN HARTLINE makes Browns debut. In 6 seasons with Dolphins (2009-14), posted 298 catches for 4,243 yards & 12 TDs. Needs 2 catches to reach 300 career…T JOE THOMAS is only OL in NFL history to reach Pro Bowl in 8 consecutive seasons to begin career. Has started 128 consecutive games, tied for 2nd-longest active streak among NFL OL…CB TRAMON WILLIAMS makes Browns debut. Since entering NFL in 2007, is only NFL CB with 20+ INTs (20) & 4+ sacks (4.5). S TASHAUN GIPSON led AFC with career-high 6 INTs in 2014. Since entering NFL in 2010, 2-time Pro Bowl CB JOE HADEN leads league with 87 PDs…JETS: QB RYAN FITZPATRICK makes Jets debut. Has started 89 of 97 career games for 5 teams (St.L., Cin., Buf., Ten. & Hou.), passing for 19,273 yards & 123 TDs. In 2014, started 12 games for Texans & passed for 2,483 yards & 17 TDs with career-best 95.3 rating…RB CHRIS IVORY led team with 821 rush yards on 198 att. (4.1 avg.) & 6 TDs. Rushed for 109 yards in last meeting…WR BRANDON MARSHALL makes NYJ debut. 1 of 3 players in NFL history with 5 100-catch seasons (ANDRE JOHNSON, WES WELKER). Marshall (9,771) needs 229 rec. yards to reach 10,000 career. In only career meeting (12/23/12 with Den.), WR ERIC DECKER had 6 catches for 65 yards & 2 TDs. TE JEFF CUMBERLAND aims for 3rd in row with TD catch…LB DAVID HARRIS led team with 123 tackles in 2014. Since entering NFL in 2007, is 1 of 3 NFL players with 30+ sacks (30) & 6+ INTs (6) (JULIUS PEPPERS, SHAUN PHILLIPS). Originally chosen by Jets in Rd. 1 of 2007 Draft, 6-time Pro Bowl CB DARRELLE REVIS returns to NYJ after 2 seasons with TB (2013) & NE (2014).
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