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Browns | Several options to be punt returner

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:45:11 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin, CB Jordan Poyer and SS Jim Leonhard are options to be punt returners, according to special teams coordinator Chris Tabor. CB Justin Gilbert has received some work as a punt returner, but Tabor said he sees Gilbert has more of a kick returner.

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Browns | Friday injury report for Week 3

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:52:39 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) was limited in practice Friday, Sept. 19, and is questionable for Week 3. WR Travis Benjamin (knee), DE Desmond Bryant (wrist), DT John Hughes (hamstring), P Spencer Lanning (shoulder), OL Paul McQuistan (ankle) and CB Buster Skrine (thumb) all fully practiced and are probable.

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Browns | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:11:54 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 18. WR Travis Benjamin (knee), DE Desmond Bryant (wrist), DT John Hughes (hamstring), OL Paul McQuistan (ankle), P Spencer Lanning (shoulder) and CB Buster Skrine (thumb) were full participants.

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Browns | Wednesday practice report for Week 3

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:51:54 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) was limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 17. WR Travis Benjamin (knee), DE Desmond Bryant (wrist), DT John Hughes (hamstring), P Spencer Lanning (shoulder), OL Paul McQuistan (ankle) and CB Buster Skrine (thumb) all fully participated in practice.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin practicing

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:10:48 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (ribs) is participating in practice Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Fantasy Tip: Benjamin could have a solid role in the team's offense this season but should not be selected in fantasy league drafts.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin injury update

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:51:25 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (head/ribs) does not have a concussion, but he will not return to the team's preseason game Monday, Aug. 18, because of a rib injury.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin shaken up

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:31:27 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (head) is being treated for a possible concussion after leaving in the third quarter of the team's preseason game Monday, Aug. 18.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin to return kicks

Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:52:51 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin will return kicks and punts for the team, according to special teams coordinator Chris Tabor.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin rests

Wed, 06 Aug 2014 18:26:57 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) was held out of practice Wednesday, Aug. 6, to rest his knee.

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Browns | Two sitting

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:08:35 -0700

Cleveland Browns WRs Charles X. Johnson (knee) and Travis Benjamin (knee) are riding the stationary bike and working on the side Monday, July 28.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin practicing

Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:13:37 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) is participating in practice Saturday, July 26.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin uncertain about preseason

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:49:58 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) hopes to be ready for the start of the regular season but is not sure if he will play in any preseason games.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin expects to avoid PUP list

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:33:36 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) said he expects to able to practice when training camp starts and does not think he will be placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin could start on PUP

Sat, 03 May 2014 20:28:02 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) was not active during the team's recent minicamp. It's possible he could start training camp on the Physically-Unable-to-Perform (PUP) list, which might mean a delayed start to his 2014 season.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin works on side

Tue, 29 Apr 2014 20:47:16 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) was able to work on the side with trainers at practice Tuesday, April 29. He is working his way back after a torn anterior cruciate ligament. Head coach Mike Pettine said Benjamin's rehab is on schedule, but he'll likely be kept out of practice until training camp in July to strengthen his knee.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin continues to rehab

Sat, 22 Mar 2014 21:00:18 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) continues his rehab, and he is targeting a return in time for trainng camp. He is working his way back from a torn anterior cruciate ligament.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin has surgery

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 10:27:48 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) had successful surgery to repair a torn acute cruciate ligament Friday, Nov. 15. Benjamin is expected to return for training camp in 2014.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin to have surgery this week

Mon, 11 Nov 2013 09:33:41 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) is going to have surgery this week to correct a torn anterior cruciate ligament, according to head coach Rob Chudzinski.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin to IR

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:41:17 -0700

The Cleveland Browns placed WR Travis Benjamin (knee) on the season-ending Injured Reserve list Tuesday, Oct. 29.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin tears ACL

Mon, 28 Oct 2013 09:12:27 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (knee) tore his anterior cruciate ligament in the team's Week 8 game, according to head coach Rob Chudzinski.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin to see time on kickoffs

Wed, 23 Oct 2013 19:45:30 -0700

While Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski said Wednesday, Oct. 23, that RB Fozzy Whittaker will serve as the team's new kickoff return man, he added that WR Travis Benjamin will also see opportunities on kickoffs.

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Browns | Will not use Travis Benjamin as kick returner

Mon, 07 Oct 2013 11:23:43 -0700

Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski said the team will not use WR Travis Benjamin as a kick returner because his style is more suited for being a punt returner. "Kickoffs, there's a lot more contact, and it's a little bit different in terms of how you hit those returns," Chudzinski said. "It's more about a straight line return and then making a one cut. Travis has the ability on punt return to make quick moves, get going … a little diferent style."

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Browns | New punt and kick returners

Sun, 29 Sep 2013 20:11:46 -0700

Cleveland Browns WRs Travis Benjamin and Davone Bess split time returning punts in Week 4 against the Cincinnati Bengals. For the second straight game, WR Greg Little handled the kickoff returns.

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Browns | Two questionable

Fri, 13 Sep 2013 10:48:33 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (thigh) and FS T.J. Ward (shoulder) were limited in practice Friday, Sept. 13, and are questionable for Week 2.

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Browns | Two limited

Thu, 12 Sep 2013 13:42:58 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (thigh) and CB T.J. Ward (shoulder) were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 12.

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Browns | Three limited in practice

Wed, 11 Sep 2013 13:44:21 -0700

Cleveland Browns DB Buster Skrine (shoulder), LB Barkevious Mingo (lung), WR Travis Benjamin (thigh) all were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 11.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin nursing thigh injury

Sun, 08 Sep 2013 20:21:48 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (thigh) left the locker room after the Week 1 game against the Miami Dolphins with his right thigh wrapped while walking gingerly.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin to return kicks and punts

Thu, 05 Sep 2013 10:47:19 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin said he will be returning kicks and punts, as well as play wide receiver in the teams Week 1 game. Benjamin said he can do all three and is in great shape.

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Browns | Several will be tried as kick returner

Fri, 23 Aug 2013 15:23:11 -0700

Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski said WR Travis Benjamin, CB Buster Skrine and FS Johnson Bademosi are candidates to be the kick returner this season.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin heavy favorite for punt return role

Wed, 17 Jul 2013 14:52:52 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin will enter training camp as the overwhelming favorite to win the punt return job because of the playmaking ability he showed with limited returns last season.

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Browns | Johnson Bademosi favorite to return kicks

Wed, 17 Jul 2013 14:52:17 -0700

Cleveland Browns SS Johnson Bademosi is expected to be the leading candidate for the kick return duties entering training camp. CB Buster Skrine, WR Travis Benjamin and RB Dion Lewis will also be candidates for the role if Bademosi is not able to handle the job.

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Browns | Counting on better years from several pass catchers

Sat, 13 Jul 2013 18:24:36 -0700

The Cleveland Browns are hoping for better production from WRs Josh Gordon, Greg Little and Travis Benjamin as well as TE Jordan Cameron this season.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin probably will start first few games

Mon, 01 Jul 2013 15:57:41 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin probably will start at wide receiver while WR Josh Gordon serves his two-game suspension because WR Davone Bess is a slot receiver.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin displaying sure hands

Tue, 28 May 2013 16:49:36 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin has impressed the coaching staff with his sure hands this offseason. He averaged 16.6 yards per reception in 2012, and his speed has offensive coordinator Norv Turner trying to figure out how to take advantage of Benjamin's speed.

Fantasy Tip: Benjamin should be left for your waiver wire in fantasy football drafts, unless he drastically moves up the depth chart.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin top choice as punt returner

Thu, 23 May 2013 18:21:45 -0700

Cleveland Browns special teams coordinator Chris Tabor said WR Travis Benjamin is the leading candidate for the punt returner job at this point.

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Browns | Confident in Travis Benjamin

Sun, 19 May 2013 18:31:58 -0700

The Cleveland Browns feel confident WR Travis Benjamin and RB Dion Lewis can handle the return duties, which is why fan favorite WR Joshua Cribbs (Raiders) (knee) was allowed to leave via free agency without much effort to re-sign him. Plus, Cribbs is 30, and there are concerns about his knee.

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Browns | Travis Benjamin expected to return punts

Sun, 10 Feb 2013 20:49:01 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin is expected to serve as the team's punt return man in 2013.

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Browns | Nine probable for Week 16

Fri, 21 Dec 2012 14:43:31 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (finger), OT Oniel Cousins (shin), RB Montario Hardesty (knee), OL Shawn Lauvao (head, foot) and OL Joe Thomas (back) all fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 21, and are probable for Week 16. WR Joshua Cribbs (knee), DE Juqua Parker (knee) and DL Phil Taylor (knee, calf) were all limited in practice and are probable. OL Ryan Miller (not injury related) did not participate in practice and is probable.

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Browns | Five practice in full

Thu, 20 Dec 2012 14:44:19 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (finger), OL Oniel Cousins (shin), RB Montario Hardesty (knee), OL Shawn Lauvao (head, foot) and TE E. Alex Smith (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 20.

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Browns | Four take part in practice

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 14:43:23 -0800

Cleveland Browns RB Montario Hardesty (knee), WR Travis Benjamin (finger), TE E. Alex Smith (knee) and OT Oniel Cousins (shin) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 19.

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Browns | Joshua Cribbs on his way out?

Fri, 14 Dec 2012 15:14:56 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin returned a punt 93 yards for a touchdown in Week 14, and head coach Pat Shurmur likes what the combination of Benjamin and WR Joshua Cribbs can give the special teams unit. Cribbs hasn't heard anything from the team in terms of a contract extension, though, and it appears as though he's being phased out of the club's plans. "I've got to get prepared for this game right here and I have three games to show what I can do, that I can still be an asset to this team and can be an asset to any football team," Cribbs said.

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Browns | Eight players listed as probable

Fri, 14 Dec 2012 12:56:42 -0800

Cleveland Browns RB Montario Hardesty (knee), WR Travis Benjamin (finger), WR Joshua Cribbs (knee), OG Shawn Lauvao (foot), OT Joe Thomas (back), DE Juqua Parker (knee), DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder) and LB James-Michael Johnson (finger, thigh) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 14, and are listed as probable for Week 15.

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Browns | Five take part in practice

Thu, 13 Dec 2012 16:08:25 -0800

Cleveland Browns RB Montario Hardesty (knee), WR Travis Benjamin (finger), OG Shawn Lauvao (foot), DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder) and LB James-Michael Johnson (finger, thigh) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 13.

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Browns | Five practice in full

Wed, 12 Dec 2012 13:34:38 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (finger), RB Montario Hardesty (knee), LB James-Michael Johnson (thigh, finger), OL Shawn Lauvao (foot) and DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder) practiced in full Wednesday, Dec. 12.

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Browns | Nine probable

Fri, 07 Dec 2012 12:33:49 -0800

Cleveland Browns TE Jordan Cameron (groin), LB James-Michael Johnson (finger), DB Dimitri Patterson (ankle), DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder, finger), DB Ray Ventrone (calf) and DB Usama Young (head) practiced Friday, Dec. 7, and WR Travis Benjamin (finger), WR Joshua Cribbs (shoulder, chest) and OL Ryan Miller (forearm) were limited. All are probable for Week 14.

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Browns | 15 players listed as probable

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 12:59:07 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Chris Ogbonnaya (chest, ribs), WR Travis Benjamin (hamstring), OG John Greco (ankle), OT Ryan Miller (illness), OG Jarrod Shaw (illness), DE Juqua Parker (shoulder), DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder), DT John Hughes (knee), LB Tank Carder (foot), CB Johnson Bademosi (hip), CB Buster Skrine (hand), FS T.J. Ward (hand, shoulder), FS Usama Young (hamstring), SS Ray Ventrone (hand, calf) and LS Christian Yount (shoulder) are listed as probable for Week 8. Ventrone and Ward were limited during practice Friday, Oct. 26, while the other players fully participated.

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Browns | 10 practice in full

Thu, 25 Oct 2012 14:40:27 -0700

Cleveland Browns DB Johnson Bademosi (hip), WR Travis Benjamin (hamstring), LB Tank Carder (foot), OL John Greco (ankle), OL John Hughes (knee), RB Chris Ogbonnaya (chest, ribs), DL Juqua Parker (shoulder), DL Frostee Rucker (shoulder), DB Buster Skrine (hand) and LS Christian Yount (shoulder) practiced in full Thursday, Oct. 25.

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Browns | 10 fully participated in practice

Wed, 24 Oct 2012 14:57:42 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Chris Ogbonnaya (chest, ribs), WR Travis Benjamin (hamstring), OG John Greco (ankle), DE Juqua Parker (shoulder), DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder), DT John Hughes (knee), LB Tank Carder (foot), CB Buster Skrine (hand), CB Johnson Bademosi (hip) and LS Christian Yount (shoulder) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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Browns | Four players listed as questionable

Fri, 19 Oct 2012 13:48:13 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (hamstring), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (hamstring), DT Ahtyba Rubin (calf) and S Tashaun Gipson (knee) were limited during practice Friday, Oct. 19, and are listed as questionable for Week 7.

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Browns | Seven limited

Thu, 18 Oct 2012 14:27:27 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Travis Benjamin (hamstring), DB Tashaun Gipson (knee), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (hamstring), DL Ahtyba Rubin (calf), DB Ray Ventrone (hand, calf), DB T.J. Ward (hand) and LS Christian Yount (shoulder) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 18.

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