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Browns' M.J. Stewart: Posts 10 tackles
Stewart had 10 tackles (nine solo) during Saturday's 24-22 loss to the Packers.
It's Stewart second straight game with double-digit tackles as he continues to start in Cleveland's depleted secondary. If John Johnson (hamstring) or Ronnie Harrison (ankle) are unable to return for Week 17, Stewart should receive plenty of opportunities versus the Steelers.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Officially activated
Stewart (hamstring) has been activated off injured reserve, Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports.
Stewart returned to practice prior to Week 9, so he was roughly in the middle of his 21-day window to be activated. He has been sidelined since Week 5, but he will now be available to help provide depth in the secondary.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Designated for return
The Browns have designated Stewart (hamstring) to return from IR, Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports.
Stewart's 21-day practice window thus begins Friday, making him eligible to return as early as Sunday's divisional matchup against the Bengals. A hamstring injury has sidelined the safety since Week 5.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Headed for IR
Stewart was placed on IR with a hamstring injury Tuesday.
Stewart left Sunday's game early, then he was scheduled for an MRI on Monday. The 2018 second-round selection has been dealing with a hamstring issue since training camp and has been limited for most of the season thus far. Stewart has 11 tackles in 2021.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Won't return Sunday
Stewart (hamstring) has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Chargers, Zac Jackson of The Athletic reports.
There's been no word on whether this is the same hamstring Stewart struggled with in training camp, although he'd managed to play most of five games without a recurrence of the injury. The Browns will be without some of their depth in the secondary as well as on special teams.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: MRI on tap
Stewart (hamstring) will get an MRI on Monday to determine the severity of his injury, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
The injury was bad enough to prevent Stewart from returning to the game against the Chargers, as he was ruled out while the contest was still in progress. Jovante Moffatt could see more snaps if Stewart needs to miss any more time.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Absent from injury report
Stewart (hamstring) isn't listed on Wednesday's injury report, Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports.
Stewart missed some time in camp with the hamstring issue, but he was able to get healthy over the past few weeks. He recorded 22 total tackles, one sack and two interceptions while primarily playing special teams in 2020.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Misses Thursday's practice
Stewart missed Thursday's practice with a hamstring injury, Anthony Poisal of the Browns' official site reports.
Stewart joined a long list of Browns dealing with injuries ahead of Saturday's preseason game against the Jaguars. The 25-year-old is expected to serve as depth in Cleveland's secondary this year, but it's not yet clear when he'll be able to return to the field.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Makes impact in playoff win
Stewart recorded 10 tackles, one tackle for a loss and an interception in Sunday's 48-37 wild-card win over Pittsburgh.
Stewart's first-quarter interception led to a Jarvis Landry touchdown that gave Cleveland a 14-0 lead five minutes into the game. It was the second consecutive week with an interception for Stewart.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Fills in for Ward
Stewart had three tackles, an interception and two passes defensed in Sunday's 41-35 win over the Titans.
Stewart's pick halted a drive that reached the red zone and broke the momentum Tennessee had built in its comeback effort. The third-year cornerback played a season-high 39 snaps (54 percent), stepping in as the nickel back while Kevin Johnson took over at corner for the injured Denzel Ward (calf).... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Set to play in opener
Stewart (hamstring) is active Week 1 against Baltimore.
Stewart was limited in practice all week and entered the opener with a "questionable" designation, but it looks like he's healthy enough to suit up for the divisional matchup. Per Tony Grossi of ESPN, Stewart should see time at nickelback with Kevin Johnson (abdomen) inactive.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Officially questionable
Stewart (hamstring) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Ravens, Jake Trotter of ESPN.com reports.
Stewart has been managing a hamstring injury since late August. With Greedy Williams (shoulder) and Kevin Johnson (abdomen) already ruled out for Week 1, Stewart could be in line for an increased depth role at cornerback if he's able to suit up.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Resumes practicing
Stewart (hamstring) returned to practice Monday, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
Stewart has been dealing with a hamstring issue since late August, so it's notable to see him back at practice even if the extent of his participation can't yet be confirmed. With Greedy Williams (shoulder) and Kevin Johnson (abdomen) both also managing injuries, Stewart could have an opportunity for increased snaps Week 1 against Baltimore if he's able to get fully healthy.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Hampered by hamstring
Stewart (hamstring) didn't practice Monday, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
Stewart is in the midst of a fresh start with the Browns after the 2018 second-round pick was cut by Tampa Bay in early August, but now he'll need to overcome another injury -- a common occurrence for the cornerback. The Browns' cornerback corps is littered with injuries, as Greedy Williams (shoulder), Kevin Johnson (abdomen) and Terrance Mitchell (knee) are all sidelined right now, so a quick return to practice could allow Stewart to log some first-team reps.... See More ... See Less
Browns' M.J. Stewart: Finds new home
The Browns claimed Stewart off waivers Saturday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
Selected by the Buccaneers in the second round of the 2018 draft, Stewart suffered through injuries and ineffectiveness during two seasons with the team. Overall, he totaled 68 tackles and five passes defended in 21 appearances. Tampa Bay recently cut Stewart, allowing him to find a new home in Cleveland. He'll provide depth for a cornerback group led by Denzel Ward and Greedy Williams.... See More ... See Less
M.J. Stewart: Time up in Tampa Bay
The Buccaneers waived Stewart on Thursday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Stewart joined the Buccaneers in 2018 as a second-round pick, but he failed to transform into a reliable member of the secondary over two years with the team. Having lost the starting nickel job in 2019 and even been a late scratch toward the end of the season, the writing was on the wall that Stewart had fallen out of favor in Tampa Bay. Still, it's somewhat surprising to see that the team went so far as to cut the 24-year-old, rather than simply relegate him to a depth role.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' M.J. Stewart: Modest sophomore campaign
Stewart logged 35 tackles (28 solo) and two defensed passes across 10 games during the 2019 season.
Through 21 career games, Stewart has yet to log a turnover, but he once again served as a steady, albeit unspectacular, member of the Buccaneers' secondary rotation. The 2018 second-round pick dealt with a knee sprain that cost him three games, and he also was a healthy scratch on three other occasions. As his final line indicates, Stewart had next to no IDP value in 2019, and he may have a battle on his hands to hold onto a roster spot next season as a result of his modest first pair of campaigns.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' M.J. Stewart: Won't play Sunday
Stewart (coach's decision) is inactive for Sunday's contest against the Lions, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.
Stewart appears to be a healthy scratch for Week 15. In his stead, Jamel Dean, Ryan Smith and Mazzi Wilkins are candidates to play expanded depth roles in Tampa Bay's secondary.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' M.J. Stewart: Suiting up Week 14
Stewart (knee) is active for Sunday's Week 14 tilt against the Colts, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.
Stewart will be making his return from a three-game absence. The second-year cornerback figures to slot into a rotational role at cornerback behind Sean Murphy-Bunting against the Colts.... See More ... See Less
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