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A.J. Green downgraded to doubtful for Sunday's game against Browns

Browns looking for their first road win since 2015

November 24, 2018 - 1:48 pm
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Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green has been downgraded to “doubtful” to play in Sunday’s contest against the Cleveland Browns.

Joining Green as doubtful is Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick with a shoulder injury.

If Green does not play, it will be the third consecutive game he’s missed; the Bengals have lost the previous two games without their Pro Bowl receiver.

Green has been bothered by a toe injury, suffered during a game-winning drive against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Paul Brown Stadium, Oct. 28.

The Browns (3-6-1) are looking to win their first road game in more than three years, while the Bengals (5-5) are looking to keep their playoff hopes alive with a victory. But attaining a win against the Browns becomes more difficult without Green and his 45 receptions for 687 yards and 6 touchdowns this season.

In Cincinnati’s two wins against the Browns last season, Green caught 10 passes for 129 yards and a touchdown.