Coach Mike Pettine said Johnny Manziel will start Week 16 against the Panthers.
Johnny Manziel completed 10-of-18 passes for 80 yards, zero touchdowns and two interceptions in the Browns' 30-0, Week 15 loss to the Bengals, adding five rushes for 13 yards.
Johnny Manziel will start Sunday's Week 15 game against the Bengals.
Appearing on the Monday Night Football halftime show, ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported Johnny Manziel is expected to start Week 15 against the Bengals.
A source "connected to the Browns' quarterback situation" estimated to CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora that there's a "99 percent chance" Johnny Manziel starts in Week 15 against the Bengals.
Johnny Manziel's decision to attend a Cavaliers game last Tuesday night was reportedly "seen by some within the organization as a tangible piece of evidence regarding Manziel's failure to work as hard as he should to prepare himself to play."
Coach Mike Pettine left the door open for the possibility of both Browns quarterbacks playing in Sunday's game against the Colts.
Browns coach Mike Pettine again declined Monday to name a starting quarterback for Week 14 against the Colts.
Following Sunday's Week 13 loss at Buffalo, coach Mike Pettine declined to announce his Week 14 starting quarterback.
Johnny Manziel replaced Brian Hoyer in the fourth quarter of Cleveland's Week 13 loss to the Bills, completing 5-of-8 passes for 63 yards, adding two rushes for 13 yards and a touchdown.
A member of Johnny Manziel's "entourage" allegedly punched a man in downtown Cleveland Saturday morning.
Coach Mike Pettine said Johnny Manziel is "frustrated" that he's not starting, but the Browns "don't plan to force the issue."
ESPN Cleveland's Tony Grossi reports that internal pressure to play Johnny Manziel has "turned up considerably."
Coach Mike Pettine said Brian Hoyer is "still firmly our starter."