WR Donovan Peoples-Jones will not be a standard family identify, however he will be the most dependable offensive participant for the Browns this season.
The third-year large receiver has been secretly one of the constant go catchers within the NFL this 12 months. Peoples-Jones is one among solely 5 gamers who’ve logged a seven-game streak with 50 or extra receiving yards.
His stats could also be aided by lining up subsequent to WR Amari Cooper, however he finds himself in good firm. Peoples-Jones has a season-best 637 receiving yards with 5 video games nonetheless to go.
Along along with his spectacular consistency, he has the flexibility to offer a spark to his workforce when wanted as nicely. He scored his first profession particular groups landing in Week 13 after the Browns had been held scoreless all through nearly the complete first half.
It was Cleveland’s first return for a landing since 2015, according to the AP’s Tom Withers, successful Peoples-Jones the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.
In what has been considerably of a irritating season for Browns followers, Peoples-Jones is a shiny spot you could’t assist however root for.
Cleveland is not mathematically eradicated from the playoffs, but it surely’s wanting increasingly unlikely every week. Maybe if Peoples-Jones can proceed making performs like he did in Week 13, the Browns can discover a strategy to sneak in as a Wild Card workforce.