Browns to take on Saints at first home game of season

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BEREA, Ohio — The Cleveland Browns will open up the home portion of their season Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium against the Saints.

Terrance West will start in the place of running back Ben Tate, who is out with a knee injury. Isaiah Crowell will also see time in the backfield, according to head coach Mike Pettine.

The Browns home opener airs on FOX 8.

Our NFL coverage begins at 12 p.m. Sunday with the pregame show.

Then watch the Browns host the Saints at FirstEnergy Stadium at 1:00.

Stay tuned to FOX 8’s post game show after the big game ends and of course complete coverage on FOX 8 News and FOX8.com.

**As part of the Fox 8 weekly ‘Shark Showdown,’ Clyde the shark at the Cleveland Aquarium picked who he thought would win the Browns game. Click the video player below for his prediction**