Cornerback Joe Haden returns after missing last week’s 30-24 overtime loss at Miami due to a groin injury while right guard Alvin bailey has been benched following his arrest last Monday.
Austin Reiter, signed off of Washington’s practice squad 2 weeks ago will start at center whle John Greco, who started there last week, shifts back over to right guard.
There are no other surprises on this weeks inactive list. Quarterback Josh McCown, receiver Corey Coleman, cornerback Tramon Williams, center Cameron Erving, tight end Seth DeValve and and Carl Nassib were ruled out on Friday while strong safety Ibraheim Campbell was doubtful but is also out.
The Last Time – Dec. 16, 2012: Redskins beat the Browns 38-21
All-Time Series – Browns lead 33-11-1
Rankings – BS Power Ranking: Browns No. 32, Redskins No. 28; AP PRO32: Browns No. 31, Redskins No. 20
Browns offense – Overall (16), Rush (4), Pass (25).
Browns defense — Overall (25T), Rush (18T), Pass (24).
Redskins offense – Overall (5), Rush (29), Pass (2).
Redskins defense – Overall (29), Rush (24T), Pass (26).
Browns Probable Starters – OFFENSE: WR Terelle Pryor, LT Joe Thomas, LG Joel Bitonio, C Austin Reiter, RG John Greco, RT Austin Pasztor, TE Gary Barnidge, WR Andrew Hawkins, QB Cody Kessler, RB Isaiah Crowell, FB Malcolm Johnson
DEFENSE: DE Jamie Meder, NT Danny Shelton, DE Xavier Cooper, OLB Emmanuel Ogbah, ILB Demario Davis, ILB Christian Kirksey, OLB Joe Schobert, FS Jordan Poyer, SS Derrick Kindred, CB Jamar Taylor, CB Joe Haden
Uniform – White jersey, white pants, brown socks.
Broadcast – Radio: 92.3 The Fan, 98.5 WNCX and the PNC Bank Cleveland Browns Radio Network; TV: WOIO-TV 19 (CBS)
Kickoff – 1 p.m. FedEx Field; Landover, Maryland
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