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ARIZONA CARDINALS (5-0)
AT CLEVELAND BROWNS (3-2)

SUNDAY, OCT. 17, 2021 // 4:05 PM ET // FIRSTENERGY STADIUM // REFEREE: CARL CHEFFERS

ON THE AIRWAVES

TV: FOX (4:05 PM ET): Kevin Kugler, Mark Sanchez, Laura Okmin (field reporter)
SIRIUS: 135 (Az.), 81 (Cle.) | XM: 385 (Az.), 226 (Cle.) | SXM App: 800 (Az.), 807 (Cle.)

FirstEnergy Stadium Panoramic view from section 541 looking southeast, with downtown Cleveland visible in the background. 2016 photo By JonRidinger – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https commons.wikimedia.org

ARIZONA CARDINALS LEADERS

W 17-10 vs. San Francisco LAST WEEK

Kliff Kingsbury: 1-0 COACH VS. OPP.

31.4/19.0 PTS. FOR/AGAINST

413.2 OFFENSE

Kyler Murray: 124-165-1,512-10-4-113.0 PASSING

Chase Edmonds: 49-270-5.5-0 RUSHING

DeAndre Hopkins: 23-312-13.6-4 RECEIVING

353.4 DEFENSE

Chandler Jones: 5 SACKS

Byron Murphy: 3 INTs

+5 (10/5) TAKE/GIVE

Andy Lee: 50.6 (45.0) PUNTING (NET)

Matt Prater: 43 (19/19 PAT; 8/11 FG) KICKING

CARDINALS NOTES

ARIZONA advanced to 5-0 for 1st time since 1974.
• QB KYLER MURRAY passed for 239 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for
104.1 rating in Week 5. Became 3rd QB (DREW BREES & HOFer
PEYTON MANNING) with 1,500+ pass yards (1,512) & 75+ comp.
pct. (75.2) in team’s 1st 5 games of season. Is 1 of 2 QBs (RUSSELL
WILSON) with 90+ rating in 5 games in 2021. Aims for his 5th in
row with 70+ comp. pct. Had 265 yards (219 pass, 56 rush) & TD
vs. INT for 98.6 rating last meeting.
• RB CHASE EDMONDS has 320 scrimmage yards (106.7 per game)
in 3 road games in 2021 & aims for his 4th in row on road with
75+ scrimmage yards. RB JAMES CONNER ranks tied-2nd in
NFL with 5 rush TDs. Aims for his 3rd in row on road with 2+
rush TDs & 4th in row overall with rush TD. Has 584 scrimmage
yards (116.8 per game) & 5 rush TDs in his past 5 vs. Cle.
• WR DEANDRE HOPKINS had season-high 87 rec. yards & 4th
TD catch of season last week. Has 770 career catches, most
ever by player prior to his 30th birthday. Rookie WR RONDALE
MOORE had 97 scrimmage yards (59 rec., 38 rush) last week.
WR A.J. GREEN has 5 rec. TDs in 7 career games at Cle.
• LB CHANDLER JONES had sack in last meeting. Has 5 sacks, 2
FFs & FR in 3 road games in 2021. DE J.J. WATT had 2 TFL & PD
last week. S BUDDA BAKER had 1st INT of season last week.
Aims for his 8th in row with 5+ tackles. LB ISAIAH SIMMONS
aims for his 4th in row on road with 6+ tackles. LB JORDAN
HICKS aims for his 5th in row with 6+ tackles.

CLEVELAND BROWNS LEADERS

LAST WEEK L 47-42 at L.A. Chargers

COACH VS. OPP. Kevin Stefanski: 0-0

PTS. FOR/AGAINST 28.4/22.8

OFFENSE 417.6

PASSING Baker Mayfield: 97-145-1,240-4-2-96.9

RUSHING Nick Chubb: 90-523-5.8-4

RECEIVING David Njoku (TE): 14-260-18.6-1

DEFENSE 298.8

SACKS Myles Garrett: 7

INTs Malcolm Smith, Greedy Williams: 1

TAKE/GIVE 0 (4/4)

PUNTING (NET) Jamie Gillan: 41.8 (38.2)

KICKING Chase McLaughlin: 40 (13/13 PAT; 9/9 FG)

BROWNS NOTES

• QB BAKER MAYFIELD completed 23 of 33 passes (71.9 pct.) for
305 yards & season-high 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs for season-high 122.5
rating last week. Aims for 4th in row with 0 INTs. Aims for 4th in
row at home with 95+ rating. Completed 30 of 43 passes (69.8
pct.) for 247 yards & 2 TDs vs. INT for 90 rating in last meeting.
• RB NICK CHUBB rushed for season-high 161 yards & TD last
week. Aims for 3rd in row with 100+ rush yards. Has rush TD in
3 of his past 4 at home. Had 148 scrimmage yards (127 rush, 21
rec.) & rush TD in last meeting. Has 517 scrimmage yards (129.3
per game) & 3 rush TDs in 4 career games vs. NFC West. Ranks
2nd in NFL with 523 rush yards in 2021. RB KAREEM HUNT aims
for 4th in row with 85+ scrimmage yards & rush TD. Aims for
his 3rd in row vs. Az. with 75+ scrimmage yards. Ranks tied-2nd
in NFL with 5 rush TDs this season.
• WR ODELL BECKHAM JR. had 8 catches for 66 yards in only
career game vs. Az. (12/15/19 w/ NYG). Aims for his 5th in row
at home with 50+ rec. yards. WR DONOVAN PEOPLES-JONES
set season highs in catches (5) & rec. yards (70) in Week 5. TE
DAVID NJOKU had 7 catches for career-high 149 yards & 1st TD
of season last week.
• DE MYLES GARRETT had sack & PD last week & aims for 4th in
row with 0.5+ sacks. Has 4 sacks & 2 FFs in 3 career games vs.
NFC West. Leads NFL with 7 sacks in 2021. DT MALIK MCDOWELL
had 1st-career sack & FR in Week 5. CB GREEDY WILLIAMS led
team with career-high 10 tackles & had 1st-career FF last week.

COURTESY NFLmedia.com

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