Ravens RB Ray Rice, Browns LB D’Qwell Jackson and Colts WR T.Y. Hilton were named AFC Players of the Week for Week 12.
The Browns’ defense has had to deal with adversity at too many turns in 2012, with MLB D'Qwell Jackson's injury the latest blow.
On Monday, the Browns announced that LB D'Qwell Jackson has signed a multi-year contract extension with the team.
The Browns plan to place the franchise tag on LB D'Qwell Jackson, according to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
There's a lot of focus on how the Browns might proceed with UFA RB Peyton Hillis, but three other key contributors, each of whom had better campaigns than Hillis, also have expiring contracts.
The Browns can't threaten in this division until they fix their offense. That figures to be driven home in the final quarter of the season.
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Ravens-Browns game.
Bills QB Ryan Fitzpatrick and Packers QB Aaron Rodgers highlighted the NFL's Players of the Month for September.
Browns MLB D'Qwell Jackson has garnered AFC Defensive Player of the Month honors for September, the NFL said Thursday.
Here's senior editor Mike Wilkening's Week One stock report for the Browns after their 27-17 loss to Cincinnati on Sunday.
After missing much of the past two seasons with pectoral injuries, LB D'Qwell Jackson is on the road to recovery — and poised to again be a key part of the Browns' defense.
Browns LB D'Qwell Jackson has re-signed with the team for one year for more than $4.5 million, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.
The Browns have not employed a 4-3 scheme as their base defense since 2004, but they seem likely to transition back to the "40" front after hiring Dick Jauron as defensive coordinator.
Cleveland has placed ILB D'Qwell Jackson on injured reserve with a torn right pectoral muscle.
NT Shaun Rogers and ILB D'Qwell Jackson have been two of the Browns' top defensive performers in recent years, but both have been hampered by injuries early this season, thus affecting their roles.