The joy Cleveland Browns fans feel over the team's 7-4 record is tempered by the alarm of the Browns' injury epidemic.
Free safety Tashaun Gipson is the latest casualty. He suffered a torn medial collateral ligament in his right knee on Sunday, according to the Plain Dealer.
Gipson was hurt when he collided with teammate Joe Haden as they were defending a pass intended for Atlanta wide receiver Julio Jones.
Gipson had been enjoying the best season of his career, as he leads the NFL with six interceptions.
Coach MIke Pettine said "we just don't know" whether to put Gipson on the injured list, since there is a chance he could return in time for the playoffs.Read more... Join the Conversation...