- Associated Press - Thursday, September 24, 2015

OAKLAND (1-1) at CLEVELAND (1-1)

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS

OPENING LINE - Browns by 4 1-2

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Raiders 1-1, Browns 1-1

SERIES RECORD - Raiders lead 11-10

LAST MEETING - Browns beat Raiders 23-13, Oct. 26, 2014

LAST WEEK - Raiders beat Ravens 37-33; Browns beat Titans 28-14

AP PRO32 RANKING - Raiders (tie) No. 26, Browns No. 25





STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Raiders hit road for first time this season. … Oakland has lost 11 straight road games dating to Nov. 17, 2013. … Raiders have dropped 16 in row in Eastern time zone. Last win came on Dec. 6, 2009 at Pittsburgh. … QB Derek Carr completed 30 of 46 passes last week for career-high 351 yards. … Carr completed seven passes on 80-yard drive he capped with 12-yard, go-ahead TD pass with 26 seconds left. … Rookie WR Amari Cooper had 109 yards receiving and TD vs. Ravens. … Raiders have not been above .500 since 2011 season. … K Sebastian Janikowski needs 20 points to match Browns Hall of Famer Lou Groza (1,608) for 15th on career scoring list. … Raiders have yet to get a sack. … S Charles Woodson is league’s active career leader with 60 interceptions. Woodson has intercepted at least one pass in each of first 17 seasons. … Browns QB Josh McCown returns to starting lineup after missing last week with concussion. McCown was injured on Cleveland’s first drive this season. … QB Johnny Manziel filled in for McCown and got his first career win as starter last week. … Browns WR/KR Travis Benjamin had two TD receptions last week and 78-yard punt return TD. Benjamin is first NFL player with four TDs of at least 50 yards in first two weeks since Jim Brown in 1963. … OLB Armonty Bryant had 2 1-2 sacks and Browns made seven sacks of Titans QB Marcus Mariota. … Browns offensive coordinator John DeFilippo spent past three seasons on Oakland’s staff. … P Andy Lee is averaging 55 yards per kick and has 302 career punts inside 20-yard-line, 11th most in league history. … Fantasy Tip: Browns WR Brian Hartline only has two catches so far, but McCown’s return could lead to more chances for the seven-year veteran.


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