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Tagged: Nick Chubb (64 Results)

Podcast: September 22 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 2 of the NFL regular season, then look ahead to Thursday's Steelers-Browns matchup. Sponsored by GuillotineLeagues.com.  more »

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Sep
19

Chubb scores 3 touchdowns leading to Browns loss

Cleveland Browns running back NICK CHUBB scored 3 touchdowns in Sunday’s stunning loss to the New York Jets. While fantasy owners were celebrating Chubb’s third touchdown late in the fourth quarter,More had he taken a knee instead, the Browns could have run out the clock and won the game. Instead, the Browns missed the extra point and the Jets miraculously scored 2 touchdowns in the final 1:55 to pull off a most unlikely 31-30 win. Less

Source: Team Blog

Around the NFL: Cleveland running backs

Last week's story noting that Deshaun Watson would be suspended for 6 games this season was, needless to say, optimistic. The league appealed, the appeal will be heard by a judge appointed by Roger Goodell, and it's a lot more likely the suspension winds up being 10-12 games, if not an entire season. Should be Jacoby Brissett starting a majority of games.   more »

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Around the NFL: Kareem Hunt

I've got mixed feelings about Kareem Hunt. On the one hand, he's proved to be one of the game's most capable, productive running backs throughout his career. On the other hand, he seems content to spend that career as part of a committee.   more »

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Jun
6

Browns sign RB Johnson to one-year deal

The Cleveland Browns signed 26-year-old running back D’ERNEST JOHNSON to a one-year contract over the weekend that will keep him with the team for the upcoming season. As fantasy owners mayMore recall, Johnson excelled last season while starting a couple of games in place of injured fellow running backs NICK CHUBB and KAREEM HUNT. While Johnson’s signing is noteworthy, it’s hard to envision much fantasy production in a crowded Browns running back room. Less

Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer

Jan
10

Browns RB Johnson shows promise in season finale

Cleveland Browns third-year running back D’ERNEST JOHNSON played well filling in for fellow running backs NICK CHUBB and KAREEM HUNT throughout the season. In Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals, JohnsonMore had a career high 25 carries and rewarded fantasy owners with 123 rushing yards and a touchdown. With the Browns no longer in playoff contention, they opted to give Johnson the bulk of the carries on Sunday. Less

Source: Team Website

Podcast: January 4 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Moishe Steigmann and Justin Eleff close out the season and play #SUPPLYbyDEMAND one last time in ... erm ... "2021." Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (rtsports.com) and Affordable Trophies.  more »

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Dec
14

Browns RB Hunt unlikely to play vs. Raiders

Cleveland Browns running back KAREEM HUNT suffered an ankle injury in Sunday’s game against Baltimore and is considered week-to-week at a time when the weeks are winding down. Hunt had justMore returned from a calf injury that sidelined him for five games. Unfortunately for fantasy owners, he is not expected to play on Saturday against the Las Vegas Raiders. With Hunt likely out, the Browns are expected to feature NICK CHUBB along with D’ERNEST JOHNSON pitching in where possible. Less

Source: Team Website

Nov
22

Chubb returns to lead Browns vs. Lions

Cleveland Browns running back NICK CHUBB returned to his normal workhorse role against the Detroit Lions on Sunday after missing last week on the Covid-19 Reserve list. Chubb finished with 130More yards on 22 carries while adding a touchdown reception on behalf of his fantasy owners. Chubb eclipsed 100 rushing yards in a game for the 21st time in his career and the fourth time this season. Less

Source: Team Website

Nov
10

Browns place RB Chubb on Covid-19 Reserve list

The Cleveland Browns backfield will be questionable for Sunday’s game against the New England Patriots. Running backs NICK CHUBB and DEMETRIC FELTON tested positive for Covid-19 on Tuesday, and backup runningMore back JOHN KELLY was placed on the same list on Monday. With KAREEM HUNT still on injured reserve, D’ERNEST JOHNSON is the only healthy running back on the roster. Chubb and Felton are reportedly both vaccinated, so they still have a chance to play this weekend. Stay tuned, fantasy owners. Less

Source: NFL.com

Nov
8

Chubb leads Browns vs. Bengals

After a week of drama involving former Cleveland wide receiver ODELL BECKHAM JR., the Browns moved on with a dominating win over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. Star running back NICKMore CHUBB came out hot and never cooled off, gaining 60 yards on the Browns first offensive possession, and finishing with 163 total yards in the game. Chubb added 2 touchdowns on behalf of his fantasy owners, including a 1-yarder in the second quarter and a 70-yarder in the third quarter. Less

Source: Team Website

Oct
26

Browns RB Chubb returns to practice

Cleveland Browns running back NICK CHUBB returned to practice on Monday, a good indication that he could be available for Sunday’s upcoming game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. On the flip side,More quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD is expected to miss Week #8 with backup quarterback CASE KEENUM likely leading the offense against the Steelers. Less

Source: Team Blog

Oct
20

Chubb out, Mayfield limited for Browns ahead of TNF

Cleveland Browns running back NICK CHUBB has been ruled out for Thursday night’s game against the Denver Broncos due to his calf injury. With fellow running back KAREEM HUNT placed onMore injured reserve with a calf injury of his own, running back D’ERNEST JOHNSON becomes the next man up for the Browns on Thursday Night Football. Meanwhile, quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD remains limited. Head coach Kevin Stefanski said on Tuesday that no decision has yet been made on Mayfield’s availability for Thursday. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Podcast: August 25 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Scott Pianowski of Yahoo Sports joins the podcast to talk Our Guys -- players we're already heavily invested in for the 2021 fantasy season. Sponsored by Affordable Trophies.  more »

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Aug
2

Browns, RB Chubb reach agreement on contract extension

The Cleveland Browns reached an agreement on a contract extension with running back NICK CHUBB that will keep him in town for the foreseeable future. The Browns selected Chubb in theMore second round in 2018, and he said last month that he wanted to remain with the team that drafted him. Chubb was entering the final year of his rookie deal prior to reaching the agreement. Less

Source: NBC Sports

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