to help veteran Blake Bortles.The Jaguars (3-4) believe Hyde's physical running style will pay immediate dividends [url=http://www.brownsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-emmanuel-ogbah-jersey]http://www.brownsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-emmanuel-ogbah-jersey[/url] , especially for their embattled quarterback."People are brought here or drafted and developed here to play a certain type of football," coach Doug Marrone said. "Not to say that we can't play any other way, but that's what we have worked on. If we can play to the identity that we want to play, then we feel that will help us become a better team and start winning some games."Jacksonville acquired Hyde from Cleveland last week in exchange for a fifth-round draft pick and expects the Browns' leading rusher to play a significant role against Philadelphia (3-4) in London.Bortles could be the beneficiary.The fifth-year pro has really struggled the last three weeks, turning the ball over eight times and throwing just two touchdown passes. He fumbled twice in last week's 20-7 loss to Houston , leading to 10 points and his benching. Cody Kessler finished the game, but was sacked four times in five drives, fumbled once and threw an interception.Marrone opened up the quarterback job following the game, but decided less than 24 hours later to stick with Bortles .The coach made it clear that he doesn't see Bortles as the only problem. Injuries have been the main culprit, with Jacksonville down two left tackles, two tight ends, two running backs and receiver. Receivers also have dropped passes [url=http://www.brownsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-duke-johnson-jersey]Duke Johnson Jersey[/url] , and the offensive line has been shaky at best.The entire offense was built around Leonard Fournette, a physical runner who sets the tone and takes pressure off Bortles and the passing attack. Without him, the Jaguars have looked lost on that side of the ball.Hyde should help."I run angry, downhill, smash-mouth football," said Hyde, who has 382 yards rushing and five touchdowns this season. "That's been my game ever since I started playing this game, so I think I'll fit in perfect here."The Jaguars are counting on it."You can never replace a guy like Fournette, but if there's anybody who can do so, you look at a guy like him," safety Tashaun Gipson said. "You talk about a physical, angry [url=http://www.brownsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-christian-kirksey-jersey]Authentic Christian Kirksey Jersey[/url] , downhill runner. He leaves the games and you look up and he had 85 (yards) on a day, a physical, tough 85. That's the type of mentality that you want to bring. That's what helps this offense thrive."I don't know what can happen and what spark he may bring, but I'm hoping it's a spark that we need. Obviously, this team can definitely use a spark. I hope they give him the ball many, many times. I had to tackle him, so good luck to the guys in Philly that got to tackle him."The Jaguars pushed Bortles' weekly media session to Friday in London, where he gets his first chance to talk about regaining the starting job for the second time in 14 months. Marrone also benched Bortles during the 2017 preseason, only to name him the starter nine days later.Fournette and the ground game was a big key to Bortles' success last season, especially in the postseason.The Jags hope Hyde will have the same effect on him."I believe in him, I always have," team captain and defensive end Calais Campbell said. "He's earned that right. I know as of late he hasn't been playing as good as he could [url=http://www.brownsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-chris-hubbard-jersey]Youth Chris Hubbard Jersey[/url] , but earlier this year he was playing some really good ball. I see it in him all the time."He's hot and cold like anybody else. Hopefully we can get him on a hot streak here and turn this corner. When he's doing it well, it's nice to watch and nice to see and he sparks the whole team; the defense feeds off it."Browns possibly part of reported Khalil Mack trade talks The Cleveland Browns are potentially one of several teams engaged in trade talks with the Oakland Raiders to land current hold-out pass rusher Khalil Mack. And they might be one of the only teams in the league with the cap room and bravado to pull it off.On Friday the Plain Dealer’s Mary Kay Cabot reported the Browns were expected to inquire about Mack’s availability given the dilemma Mack has created for the Raiders. Mack continues to hold out, seeking a new contract extension as the start of the NFL season looms next weekend. He’s currently playing the final season on his rookie deal, of which he will earn roughly $13.8 million. Not only has Mack averaged double-digits sacks during in each of his four NFL seasons, but he’s also regarded as one of the best run-stopping defensive ends in the game.Later on Friday NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport said the chance Mack gets traded is “very real.” Rapoport described the market for Mack as “robust” and said the Raiders are “gauging and listening” to offers.Earlier in the week NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported the existence of ongoing trade talks for Mack, but he doubted they would come to fruition because teams believe the Raiders are looking for two first round picks in exchange for their prized defensive end.It’s possible that report made new Browns general manager John Dorsey’s ears perk up enough to consider making a run at the standout defensive end.The Browns would essentially end up giving up two premium picks, and then be saddled with what would surely be a new record-setting contract in order to keep Mack in Cleveland. On Friday, Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald became the highest paid defender in the league when he signed a six-year, $135 million extension, $87 million of which is guaranteed.While the Browns currently have roughly $58 million in cap space, it’s hard to see them giving up so much cap space along with the requisite draft capital it will take to get a deal done. But don’t count the Browns out by any means. Dorsey could get creative by including players in the deal to sweeten the pot. Plus, the prospect of having Myles Garrett and Mack playing opposite one another might be too enticing for him to pass up. The Browns have been so bad for so long [url=http://www.brownsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-terrance-mitchell-jersey]http://www.brownsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-terrance-mitchell-jersey[/url] , and the desire to win and win now is so great in Berea, that there may be a real possibility of something materializing quickly in the coming days. Although the price is steep, the Mack and Garret combo would provide the Browns with the best pass rush, at least on paper, that the NFL has seen in quite some time.Remember, as Cabot pointed out, Dorsey worked with Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie in Green Bay, so they may very well have a good enough working relationship to make progress on a solution that would satisfy both sides.
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