2022-2023 Cleveland Browns roster and schedule

September 4, 2022

CLEVELAND (WJW) – There stay some spots obtainable on the observe squad, however the Cleveland Browns’ 53-man roster was set this week.

Right here’s your 2022-2023 Cleveland Browns crew:

Quarterbacks: Jacoby Brissett, Joshua Dobbs, Kellen Mond

Jacoby Brissett goes to be the starter and Joshua Dobbs would be the backup because the Browns season begins. Deshaun Watson will stay out till Dec. 4, resulting from his suspension after sexual misconduct allegations.

Brissett didn’t play a lot within the preseason. He performed the primary half of the ultimate preseason recreation on Saturday. It wasn’t something to jot down house about, however hey, it’s the preseason.

Brissett mentioned it was a superb step in the fitting route.

Cleveland Browns quarterback Jacoby Brissett (7) passes in opposition to the Chicago Bears throughout the first half of an NFL preseason soccer recreation, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2022, in Cleveland. (AP Picture/David Richard)

“I believed it went clean. Getting out and in of the huddle was one of many largest issues that we wished to do, getting as much as the road of scrimmage, making the calls, seeing the protection and seeing the construction of the protection. I believed that went properly,” he mentioned after the sport.

Browns Head Coach Kevin Stefanski mentioned he needs extra out of the offense.

“Clearly, we’d have wished to maneuver the ball extra constantly as an offense early. I believed Jacoby noticed it very clearly when it comes to protection and did a pleasant job working within the huddle, on the line of scrimmage, on the sideline and people kind of issues,” Stefanski mentioned postgame.

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Joshua Dobbs was a standout within the preseason. He was 35-for-53 with 338 yards and a couple of touchdowns. The 27-year-old was drafted in 2017, but it surely’s his first 12 months with the Browns.

The participant, who’s additionally a licensed rocket scientist, is worked up for the chance.

“Man within the enviornment…12 months 6! Let’s go!” he tweeted after the preliminary roster was launched this week.

Cleveland Browns quarterback Joshua Dobbs (15) calls sign as he performs in opposition to the Chicago Bears throughout the second half of an NFL preseason soccer recreation, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2022, in Cleveland. (AP Picture/David Richard)

Stefanski has had a glowing report on his time throughout coaching camp.

“Jacoby is our starter, sure, however I’m pleased with Josh Dobbs. He has finished a very nice job. Once more, he’s any person who has labored very, very laborious kind the start when he walked within the door with us within the spring and thru now. He performs properly in these video games. He’s a really, very accountable teammate. Very happy with Josh Dobbs,” Stefanski mentioned this week.

The Cleveland Browns introduced Wednesday that the crew claimed QB Kellen Mond from waivers. It’s his second 12 months within the NFL. He performed one recreation final season.

Operating backs: Nick Chubb, Kareem Hunt, D’Ernest Johnson, Jerome Ford, Demetric Felton Jr.

Nick Chubb doesn’t actually need an introduction, however aren’t all of us glad he performs for the Browns?

He has a profession 4,816 yards and is likely one of the finest backs within the NFL.

Kareem Hunt, regardless of some preseason drama, is right here for the 12 months. Hunt and Chubb are large playmakers for the Browns. Followers have seen the distinction when these guys should not on the sphere.

CLEVELAND, OHIO – NOVEMBER 10: Operating again Nick Chubb #24 and operating again Kareem Hunt #27 of the Cleveland Browns line up throughout the first half in opposition to the Buffalo Payments at FirstEnergy Stadium on November 10, 2019 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Picture by Jason Miller/Getty Photos)

Hunt missed 9 video games in 2021 however says he’s absolutely wholesome this 12 months.

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D’Ernest Johnson is again for an additional 12 months, after charming followers final 12 months along with his story about coming to the Browns after engaged on a fishing boat to pay the payments.

He was a standout in final 12 months’s recreation in opposition to the Denver Broncos, when Chubb and Hunt had been out, together with a slew of starters.

D’Ernest Johnson, Courtesy: Matt Starkey, Cleveland Browns

Jerome Ford is a rookie. He was the 156th decide total within the 2022 NFL Draft. He performed school soccer at Alabama and Cincinnati.

Demetric Felton Jr. is in his 2nd 12 months with the Browns. He had two touchdowns final season.

Huge receivers: Amari Cooper, Donovan Peoples-Jones, Anthony Schwartz, David Bell, Michael Woods II

Amari Cooper is in his first 12 months with the Browns however has been a star receiver with the Dallas Cowboys for a number of years. Brissett has mentioned he and Cooper have constructed an awesome rapport.

Amari Cooper, Courtesy: Matt Starkey, Cleveland Browns

Donovan Peoples-Jones is in his 3rd 12 months with the Browns.

Schwartz didn’t have a superb preseason, however the crew is clearly assured in him. Bell and Woods are rookies.

Tight ends: David Njoku, Harrison Bryant

Njoku is in his 6th season; Bryant is in his 3rd.

Offensive linemen: Jedrick Wills Jr., Jack Conklin, Chris Hubbard, James Hudson III, Wyatt Teller, Joel Bitonio, Michael Dunn, Drew Forbes, Hjalte Froholdt, Ethan Pocic

If we will preserve this crew wholesome, there’s some energy right here.

Conklin has been rehabbing since his season-ending harm final November.

Wills performed by way of accidents for a part of the season final 12 months.

Jedrick Wills, Courtesy: Brian Kolin, Cleveland Browns

Wyatt Teller is predicted to be prepared for Week 1, regardless of leaving with an harm within the final preseason recreation.

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Bitonio has been with the Browns since 2015 and is a three-time Professional Bowler.

Defensive linemen : Myles Garrett, Jadeveon Clowney, Taven Bryan, Jordan Elliott, Alex Wright, Chase Winovich, Tommy Togiai, Perrion Winfrey, Isaiah Thomas

Myles Garrett and Jadeveon Clowney have been enjoyable to observe. Garrett is often placing up report sacks.

PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA – JANUARY 03: Myles Garrett #95 of the Cleveland Browns high-fives teammate Jadeveon Clowney #90 within the third quarter in opposition to the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Discipline on January 03, 2022 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Picture by Joe Sargent/Getty Photos)

Mixed with a wholesome Clowney, there may very well be some large highlights from them this season.

Linebackers: Anthony Walker Jr., Jacob Phillips, Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah, Sione Takitaki, Tony Fields II, Jordan Kunaszyk

Anthony Walker Jr., Jacob Phillips and Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah are your probably starters this season.

Defensive backs (10): Denzel Ward, Greg Newsome II, Grasping Williams, A.J. Inexperienced, M.J. Emerson Jr., John Johnson III, Grant Delpit, Ronnie Harrison Jr., D’Anthony Bell, Richard LeCounte III

The Browns have depth on this place and have three high safeties getting back from final 12 months in Johnson, Delpit and Harrison.

Delpit left Saturday’s recreation with an harm, however Stefanski mentioned he anticipated him to be prepared for Week 1.

Bell, who additionally goes by ‘Hit-Man’ on his Twitter web page is the primary ever participant from the College of West Florida soccer to make a 53-man roster.

Specialists: Okay Cade York, P Corey Bojorquez, LS Charley Hughlett

York is a ready-made star. He hit area targets from 57, 50 and 46 yards within the preseason and nailed a 70-yard kick throughout warmups Saturday in opposition to the Bears.

2022-2023 schedule

WEEK 1 · Solar 09/11 · 1:00 PM EDT at Carolina Panthers

WEEK 2 · Solar 09/18 · 1:00 PM EDT at house in opposition to New York Jets

WEEK 3 · Thu 09/22 · 8:15 PM EDT at house in opposition to Pittsburgh Steelers

WEEK 4 · Solar 10/02 · 1:00 PM EDT at Atlanta Falcons

WEEK 5 · Solar 10/09 · 1:00 PM EDT at house in opposition to Los Angeles Chargers

WEEK 6 · Solar 10/16 · 1:00 PM EDT at house in opposition to New England Patriots

WEEK 7 · Solar 10/23 · 1:00 PM EDT at Baltimore Ravens

WEEK 8 · Mon 10/31 · 8:15 PM EDT at house in opposition to Cincinnati Bengals

WEEK 9 BYE

WEEK 10 · Solar 11/13 · 1:00 PM EST at Miami Dolphins

WEEK 11 · Solar 11/20 · 1:00 PM EST at Buffalo Payments

WEEK 12 · Solar 11/27 · 1:00 PM EST at house in opposition to Tampa Bay Buccaneers

WEEK 13 · Solar 12/04 · 1:00 PM EST at Houston Texans *Deshaun Watson’s return recreation

WEEK 14 · Solar 12/11 · 1:00 PM EST at Cincinnati Bengals

WEEK 15 · TBD at house in opposition to Baltimore Ravens

WEEK 16 · Sat 12/24 · 1:00 PM EST at house in opposition to New Orleans Saints

WEEK 17 · Solar 01/01 · 1:00 PM EST at Washington Commanders

WEEK 18 · TBD at Pittsburgh Steelers