BEREA, Ohio – – Browns mentor Kevin Stefanski said Tuesday that Jerome Passage is presently Cleveland's highlighted running back directly following the season-finishing injury to Scratch Chubb.
The All-Master rusher harmed his left knee in the second quarter of Monday night's misfortune to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Chubb must be hauled away the field. Stefanski declined to indicate Chubb's physical issue however said that Chubb would require a medical procedure.
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Stefanski said the Browns are “dealing with” adding one more player to the running back room, yet that Passage would take over for Chubb as Cleveland's lead back.
Free specialist running back Kareem Chase, who played for the Browns the beyond four seasons, visited the group on Tuesday directly following Chubb's physical issue, sources told ESPN's Jeremy Fowler.
Passage scrambled for 106 yards on 16 conveys Monday, including a 69-yard run that set up a Browns score. He likewise got three passes for 25 yards and pulled in a score snatch following Chubb's physical issue.
“You don't supplant Scratch Chubb,” Stefanski said. “You simply don't do that. Extraordinary players in the association, you glance around, they go out. Continuously not one individual replaces a player of [Chubb's] type. In this way, everyone must do somewhat more, somewhat more all over.”