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Browns injury updates: Chubb is back; Johnson is week to week

Nick Chubb returns to practice after suffering a concussion, while Kevin Johnson is still recovering from a lacerated liver.

NFL: Cleveland Browns-Training Camp Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

The Cleveland Browns provided updates on Saturday to two of their injured player.

Running back Nick Chubb was expected back at practice on Saturday, which is the final step toward being cleared from the concussion protocol:

Chubb has been out since suffering a concussion in Monday’s practice following a tackle around the neck from linebacker Mack Wilson.

The Browns also announced that cornerback Kevin Johnson has been released from the hospital after being treated for a lacerated liver he suffered in Wednesday’s practice:

Johnson was injured when tight end Harrison Bryant landed on him during a passing drill. Johnson’s status will be evaluated on a weekly basis, according to clevelandbrowns.com, and he also has to pass the COVID-19 testing protocols before he can return to team headquarters.