Oct. 15, 2017 | Postgame Notes

by Nick Astalos | Oct 16, 2017

Postgame Notes

Cleveland Browns at Houston Texans | NRG Stadium | Oct. 15, 2017

  • DB Jason McCourty returned an interception 56 yards for a touchdown. It was the first interception-touchdown in the nine-year vet’s career. The play marked the first interception returned for a touchdown by the Browns since DB Briean Boddy-Calhoun returned one 27 yards for a touchdown at Miami on Sept. 25, 2016. Through six games this season, McCourty has three interceptions and two forced fumbles. 
  • Rookie DL Myles Garrett recorded a sack. He has a team-leading three sacks in two games this season.
  • TE Seth DeValve recorded two receptions for nine yards and a touchdown. On the season, he has 14 receptions for 167 yards and a touchdown.
  • LB Joe Schobert led the Browns with a career-high 12 tackles. He is leading the team this season with 42 tackles.
  • LT Joe Thomas extended his consecutive snaps streak to 10,325, 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 166 career games and hasn’t missed an offensive play since being selected by the Browns with the third overall pick in the 2007 draft.
  • RB Isaiah Crowell rushed for 58 yards. With 2,517 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)         54            605         2,517          19
            10.    Bobby Mitchell     1958-61 (4)         50            423         2,297          16

  • WR Kasen Williams set a career high with 44 receiving yards and tied a career best with four receptions.