LB Scott Fujita playing for Browns vs Bengals
Cleveland Browns linebacker Scott Fujita is playing for the
first time since his three-game bounty suspension was temporarily
overturned on appeal.
Fujita practiced last week, showing he was recovered from a leg
injury in training camp. He sat out an opening loss to the
The Browns are short-handed at cornerback against the Bengals on
Sunday. Joe Haden is serving the first of his four games for
violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing substances.
Sheldon Brown was out of the starting lineup with an injured
shoulder, replaced by Buster Skrine.
The Bengals start undrafted linebacker Vontaze Burfict in place
of the injured Thomas Howard, out for the season with a torn knee
ligament suffered last week in practice. Defensive end Carlos
Dunlap (knee) and running back Bernard Scott (hand) are