Browns bench Kizer for Kessler mid-game


Here we go again.

Hue Jackson, with his team down 6-3, chose to switch quarterbacks in the third quarter of the Browns-Titans game.


Kevin Hogan, DeShone Kizer and Cody Kessler have all played for the Browns in the last six quarters.

Jackson’s decision is likely in reaction to Kizer’s brutal red zone pick.



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