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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 »



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


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 ( and Affordable Trophies.  more »



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


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


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



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


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


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 »



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

Podcast: December 17 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff look back at Week 14 around the NFL and preview tonight's Chargers-Raiders matchup. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports.  more »



Ravens, Browns provide fantasy fireworks on Monday Night Football

Monday night’s game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns might just be the game of the year, both in fantasy football and the real version. Quarterbacks BAKER MAYFIELD andMore LAMAR JACKSON both totaled 3 touchdowns with Mayfield more effective passing and Jackson at his best rushing. Cleveland running backs NICK CHUBB and KAREEM HUNT each scored 2 touchdowns, while Baltimore’s duo of J.K. DOBBINS and GUS EDWARDS accounted for 3 total touchdowns. Less

Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer


Chubb leads Browns vs. scrappy Jaguars

The Cleveland Browns leaned on running back NICK CHUBB in Sunday’s win over a scrappy Jacksonville Jaguars team with just one victory to their credit on the season. Chubb led theMore way with 144 rushing yards and a touchdown on behalf of his fantasy owners. Chubb finished particularly strong, rushing for 104 yards in the second half alone. Less

Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer

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