If the Cleveland Browns were being graded on a curve, they would be the kid who helps out the rest of the class. Their grades for Week 13 would be so low that the smart kids could not have to study and still ace the test.
That’s what happens when you let a 2-9 Jacksonville Jaguars team come into your house and steal a victory. The Browns should have won. The Browns made enough plays to win. Unfortunately, the Browns also made enough mistakes and allowed enough big plays to lose.
That is the struggle of a young football team that is starting a quarterback who is erratic at best. The 32-28 loss was disappointing and, unfortunately, just another episode in a long line of letdowns.
This article is never fun after a loss but today’s is especially excruciating.
As always, weekly grades are handed out based on how much a player impacted the game, if he won his individual battle, whether he was a positive contributor and if he could have performed better.
Let’s see how they did.