The Browns are on the road this week to take on the Buccaneers in Week 7. Here are some nuggets about Sunday’s contest, as well as how you can watch or listen to the game.
- Game Time/Date: Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 1:00 PM ET
- Location: Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL
- TV Channel: CBS - Sam Rosen (play-by-play) & Ronde Barber (analyst)
- Local Radio: 92.3 The Fan (WKRK-FM), ESPN 850 WKNR, WNCX (98.5 FM)
- Online streaming: FuboTV
- Weather: 81 degrees (feels like 83). 0% chance of precipitation, 9 MPH wind from the Northeast.
- Odds: Buccaneers by 3.5 points.
- Over/under: 52.5
The areas in YELLOW will get to watch the game live, per 506sports:
The Browns will wear brown jerseys, white pants, and orange socks against the Buccaneers.
Interesting Stats / Notes
- QB Baker Mayfield - By throwing for a touchdown, 20 completions and 200 yards, he will become the first rookie since Luck in 2012 to have done so in four of his first five games and just the third ever (Marc Bulger, 2002).
- RB Duke Johnson - With 95 receiving yards, will have 2,000 for his career.
- The 16 takeaways are its most through six weeks since 1989 (19), while its nine interceptions have already surpassed its total of seven in all of 2017. Through six games, the Browns have a +7 turnover ratio after finishing last season -28.
- Browns OL coach Bob Wylie held the same position with the Buccaneers from 1992-95.
- Buccaneers DL Carl Nassib was originally drafted by the Browns in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft.
- Buccaneers OL coach George Warhop spent five seasons with the Browns (2009-13) in the same role.
- Buccaneers director of player personnel John Spytek spent three seasons (2010-12) as the Browns director of college scouting.
- Buccaneers pro scout Alex Smith played TE for the Browns from 2010-12.
- The Browns have a 6-3 all-time record against the Buccaneers.
- The last time these two teams met was on November 2, 2014, when the Browns beat the Buccaneers 22-17 in Cleveland. Down 17-16 in the fourth quarter, LB Craig Robertson tipped a punt, setting up a short field for the Browns. Brian Hoyer hit Taylor Gabriel for a 34-yard touchdown pass to give them the lead. A fourth down stop against Mike Glennon sealed the victory.