|15||@Giants||W 20 - 6||6||2||4||0||0||0|
|14||Ravens||L 42 - 47||3||1||2||0||0||0|
|13||@Titans||W 41 - 35||6||4||2||0||1||0|
|12||@Jaguars||W 27 - 25||6||5||1||0||1||0|
|11||Eagles||W 22 - 17||2||2||0||0||0||0|
|10||Texans||W 10 - 7||6||4||2||0||1||0|
|8||Raiders||L 6 - 16||6||4||2||0||0||0|
|7||@Bengals||W 37 - 34||7||5||2||0||1||1||7||7||7||0||0|
|6||@Steelers||L 7 - 38||9||5||4||0.5||0||0|
|5||Colts||W 32 - 23||9||3||6||0||0||0|
|4||@Cowboys||W 49 - 38||7||5||2||0||0||0|
|3||Football Team||W 34 - 20||4||4||0||0||1||1||0||0||0||0||0||1|
|2||Bengals||W 35 - 30||7||6||1||0||1||0|
|1||@Ravens||L 6 - 38||9||5||4||0||0||0|
|2016||New York Giants||15||0||9||5||4||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||0|
|2017||New York Giants||7||7||49||33||16||0||2||1|
|2018||New York Giants||15||13||49||32||17||0.5||4||2||8||4||5||0||0||1|
|2019||Green Bay Packers||15||9||32||18||14||0||0||0|
Originally selected by the New York Giants in the fourth round (109th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft…Traded to the Green Bay Packers on Sept. 3, 2019…Signed by the Cleveland Browns as an unrestricted free agent on March 18, 2020.
- Started 29 of 52 career games played, as well one start in three career postseason contests.
- Career numbers include 150 total tackles, six passes defensed, two forced fumbles, two interceptions, one fumble recovery and a half-sack.
- With the Packers, played in 15 games with nine starts and registered 45 tackles and a pass defensed.
- Posted seven tackles in two 2019 postseason appearances (one start).
- In three seasons with the Giants, played in 37 games with 27 starts, posting 115 tackles, two interceptions, six pass breakups, two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and a half-sack.
- Played in 47 games with 21 starts at Clemson, adding 205 career stops, 6.5 sacks, five passes defensed and five fumble recoveries.
- As a senior in 2015, was a second-team All-ACC selection by the media and third-team by the league's coaches.
B.J. Goodson: "Just being experienced isn't enough at this point."
B.J. Goodson addressed the media via Zoom on January 13, 2021. B.J. discussed returning from the COVID-19 reserve, his playoff experience, defending against Patrick Mahomes and Travis Kelce, and how Kevin Stefanski's consistency has helped the team succeed this season.
B.J. Goodson: "I'm not one to go backwards, just correct it and move on."
B.J. Goodson addressed the media via Zoom on December 16, 2020. B.J. discussed playing with a quick turnaround this week, facing his former team, and his mentality coming off a loss.
B.J. Goodson: "I really take pride in giving everyone the juice they need to get through."
B.J. Goodson addressed the media via Zoom on December 7, 2020. B.J. discussed Sunday's win over the Titans, being regarded as a motivator, and what he's focused on improving for Monday's matchup with the Ravens.
B.J. Goodson: "[Takitaki]'s been grinding each and every day ... yesterday he reaped his harvest."
B.J. Goodson addressed the media via Zoom on November 23, 2020. B.J. discussed how the defense stepped up during Sunday's game against the Eagles, Sione Takitaki's big play, and how mid-game adjustments have been a key to the team's success.
B.J. Goodson: "Denzel is a great teammate and his play has been outstanding."
B.J. Goodson addressed the media via Zoom on October 28, 2020. B.J. discussed the focus for the defense this week, opportunities on the field, and how teammates like Denzel Ward have contributed to the team's success.
'Big decisions' abound on Browns defense
Cleveland has a number of key contributors poised to hit free agency
Analyzing the LBs: Young core poised for more after vets led the way in 2020
Cleveland's top 2 tacklers in 2020 are eligible for free agency
Injury Report: Browns list 4 players questionable for AFC Divisional Round matchup vs. Chiefs
Cleveland's roster is as deep as it's been in weeks
Browns 'very confident' in depth on defense as roster shuffling continues
The defense will return key players Sunday and believes it can still find success without its head coach on the sidelines
News & Notes: Browns could get some players back by Thursday
Players must continue to post negative COVID-19 test results
Browns D 'moving in the right direction' after no TDs allowed in Week 15
Cleveland's defense has been able to bounce back from tough games all season, and their win Sunday in New York was no exception
3 Big Takeaways: Baker Mayfield's hard count 'definitely a weapon'
Cleveland's 3rd-year signal-caller added a weapon to his arsenal over the offseason
Baker Mayfield: "This team is resilient, and our guys showed that today"
Baker Mayfield, Joel Bitonio, Myles Garrett, Harrison Bryant, BJ Goodson and Rashard Higgins meet with reporters after the Browns' Week 7 win
Baker Mayfield: 'You do not want to let it landslide'
Baker Mayfield, Myles Garrett, BJ Goodson, Jarvis Landry and Joel Bitonio speak to reporters after the Browns' Week 6 loss
Baker Mayfield: "We have to build on this momentum and keep going one game at a time"
QB Baker Mayfield, DE Myles Garrett, S Karl Joseph, LB BJ Goodson and RBs Nick Chubb and Kareem Hunt speak with reporters after the Browns' Week 3 win
Baker Mayfield: "We are going to watch the film and get it out of our system"
QB Baker Mayfield, DE Myles Garrett, WR Jarvis Landry, LB B.J. Goodson and G Joel Bitonio meet with reporters after the first game of the season
Matchup to Watch: Ravens ground attack and TEs vs. Browns LBs/safeties
Cleveland was one of the few teams to slow down Lamar Jackson in 2019
JC Tretter returns to practice; B.J. Goodson expected back soon
Veteran center had been sidelined for weeks after knee procedure
Jack Conklin: "We're all learning together"
Jack Conklin, Case Keenum and BJ Goodson meet with reporters on Wednesday
Mack Wilson believes LBs can 'prove the world wrong' despite abundance of youth
The second-year linebacker doesn't lack confidence when it comes to his positional teammates
Browns Mailbag: How will no preseason games affect roster evaluation?
Senior Writer Andrew Gribble answers your questions every week
Most Important Questions: No. 7 - How will the wide-open competition at linebacker shake out?
LBs coach Jason Tarver has vowed everyone has a shot at earning a role
Browns 2020 position preview: Analyzing the linebackers
The youngest group on the team awaits an open competition at training camp
Jason Tarver sees 'upside and ability' in young Browns LBs, ready to watch them in open competition
The linebackers coach has fully embraced the unique virtual parameters of the offseason
Joe Woods sees quick development, plans to 'feel out' young linebackers group in training camp
Woods is eager to see which linebackers will establish themselves for starting roles in training camp
B.J. Goodson brings abundance of confidence into unique first offseason with Browns
The linebacker will be in deep competition for a starting spot once players return to practice
B.J. Goodson ready to 'get these guys better' as eldest member of Browns linebackers
Goodson, a four-year veteran, is embracing his new role in Cleveland