The Browns had two takeaways (one interception and one fumble recovery) to increase their total to 22 on the season. The 22 takeaways are their most through eight weeks since 1982 (25). The Browns entered the week leading the NFL in takeaways after finishing last in 2017 with 13. After eight games this year, the Browns have a turnover ratio of +11 after finishing 2017 at -28.
The Browns have 12 interceptions this season after recording seven in all of 2017. Cleveland has recorded at least one interception in six consecutive games.
DL Myles Garrett recorded one sack to increase his team-leading total to 8.0 on this season. Garrett’s 8.0 sacks are the most by a Brown through the first eight weeks of a season. With 15.0 sacks in just 19 career games, Garrett has the fourth-most sacks by a Brown in their first two seasons.
BROWNS MOST SACKS: FIRST EIGHT WEEKS
|1. Myles Garrett||DL||2018||8.0|
|2t. Anthony Pleasant||DL||1995||6.5|
|2t. Reggie Camp||DL||1985||6.5|
BROWNS MOST SACKS IN FIRST TWO SEASONS
|1. Reggie Camp||DL||1983-84||32||18.5|
|2. Kamerion Wimbley||LB||2006-07||32||16.0|
|3. Jabaal Sheard||DL||2011-12||32||15.5|
|4. Myles Garrett||DL||2017-18||19||15.0|
|5. Michael Dean Perry||DL||1988-89||32||13.0|
|6. Marcus Benard||LB||2009-10||21||11.0|
WR Jarvis Landry recorded a game-high eight receptions. Landry has recorded at least two receptions in each of his past 71 games, the second-longest active streak in the NFL. His 449 receptions are the most all-time by an NFL player through their first five seasons. Landry is leading the team in receptions (49) and receiving yards (528) this season. His 49 receptions are tied for the most by a Brown through the first eight weeks.
NFL RECEIVING LEADERS: CONSECUTIVE GAMES WITH 2+ REC., ACTIVE
|1. Antonio Brown||Pittsburgh||107|
|2. Jarvis Landry||Cleveland||71|
|3. Larry Fitzgerald||Arizona||68*|
*The Cardinals play at 4:25 p.m.
NFL ALL-TIME RECEIVING: REC. IN FIRST FIVE YEARS
|1. Jarvis Landry||2014-18||72||449|
|2. Larry Fitzgerald||2004-08||76||426|
|3. Torry Holt||1999-03||80||423|
|4. A.J. Green||2011-15||76||415|
BROWNS MOST RECEPTIONS: FIRST EIGHT WEEKS
|1t. Jarvis Landry||WR||2018||49|
|1t. Jordan Cameron||TE||2013||49|
|1t. Ozzie Newsome||TE||1984||49|
|4t. Ozzie Newsome||TE||1983||46|
|4t. Mac Speedie||WR||1952||46|
Rookie WR Antonio Callaway recorded five receptions for 36 yards and a touchdown. He has two touchdown grabs this season.
Rookie DB Denzel Ward tied a career-high with seven tackles and added one fumble recovery. He has been a part of five (three interceptions and two fumble recoveries) takeaways this season.
TE Seth DeValve recorded two receptions for 28 yards and a touchdown. It was his first touchdown of the season and fourth of his career.
LB Jamie Collins Sr. recorded a season-high 11 tackles.
RB Duke Johnson Jr. recorded two receptions. He has 208 career receptions, the fifth-most by a Browns player through their first four years.
BROWNS ALL-TIME RECEIVING: REC. IN FIRST FOUR YEARS
|1. Kevin Johnson||WR||1999-02||64||274|
|2. Braylon Edwards||WR||2005-08||58||228|
|3. Kellen Winslow||TE||2004-08||44||219|
|4. Ozzie Newsome||TE||1978-81||64||213|
|5. Duke Johnson Jr.||RB||2015-18||56||208|
|6. Eric Metcalf||RB||1989-92||56||187|
DB Derrick Kindred was a part of two takeaways as he recorded his first interception of the season and forced a fumble. He has two interceptions in his career.
Rookie K Greg Joseph connected on field goals of 34 and 45 yards. He is 10 of 12 on field goal attempts this season.