Oct. 1, 2017 | Postgame Notes

by Nick Astalos | Oct 02, 2017

POSTGAME NOTES

Cleveland Browns vs. Cincinnati Bengals | FirstEnergy Stadium | Oct. 1, 2017           

  • RB Duke Johnson Jr. scored a rushing touchdown and tied a career-high with nine receptions. His reception total tied for the sixth-most by a Browns RB in a single game. Johnson has scored a rushing touchdown in consecutive games.     

    Most receptions by a Browns RB in a single game

            Player                      Opp.          Date           Total

    1.     Earnest Byner           Cin.            9/18/86         10
            Leroy Hoard              Hou.          12/15/91        10
            Leroy Hoard              at Hou.       11/17/91        10
            Greg Pruitt                 NYJ           12/7/80         10
            Jamel White              at T.B.        10/13/02        10
    6.     Duke Johnson Jr.     Cin.           10/1/17          9
            Seven players tied with nine

  • DL Emmanuel Ogbah recorded six tackles, two forced fumbles, one sack and one fumble recovery. He is leading the team this season with two sacks after leading the team in sacks as a rookie in 2016. 

  • Rookie DL Caleb Brantley and DL Trevon Coley each recorded their first career sack.

  • LB Joe Schobert led the team with a career-high 11 tackles. He leads the team this season with 33 tackles.

  • LT Joe Thomas extended his consecutive snaps streak to 10,192, the longest active streak in the league and believed to be the longest streak in NFL history. The 10-time Pro Bowler has started all 164 career games and hasn’t missed an offensive play since being selected by the Browns with the third overall pick in the 2007 draft.

  • WR Kenny Britt registered three receptions for 52 yards. The nine-year vet surpassed the 5,000 career receiving yard plateau, increasing his total to 5,002.  

  • RB Isaiah Crowell rushed for 20 yards. With 2,399 career rushing yards, he ranks ninth on the Browns all-time rushing list.   

Browns all-time rushing yardage leaders

                     Player                   Years              Games       Att.        Yards         TD
          6.      Earnest Byner       1984-95 (7)         99            862         3,364          27
          7.      Ernie Green          1962-68 (7)         89            668         3,204          15
          8.      Jamal Lewis          2007-09 (3)         40            720         2,806          13
          9.      Isaiah Crowell      2014-17 (4)         52            577         2,399          19
          10.    Bobby Mitchell      1958-61 (4)          50            423         2,297          16

  • LB Dominique Alexander (knee), LB B.J. Bello (evaluated for a concussion) and WR Jordan Leslie (hamstring) left the game with injuries and did not return.