Browns benching Kizer, starting Hogan produces strong reactions

Oct 11, 2017
  • By Gabriel Burns
CINCINNATI, OH - OCTOBER 23: Kevin Hogan #8 of the Cleveland Browns is sacked by Carlos Dunlap #96 of the Cincinnati Bengals during the third quarter at Paul Brown Stadium on October 23, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Kevin Hogan worked his way from third string afterthought to starting quarterback.

Browns coach Hue Jackson named Hogan the starter on Wednesday. He’ll face a Texans defense that, while depleted, should still be among the league’s best on Sunday.

The decision has warranted reactions across the board.