Nick Chubb isn’t one to make boisterous or rash statements. So when the Cleveland Browns working again speaks — even on social media — individuals pay attention.
Chubb was a shiny spot final 12 months throughout an unforgettable 6-10 season for the Browns. He got here up simply in need of the speeding title, watching Titans RB Derrick Henry surge by him with a 211-yard efficiency within the season finale.
Chubb totaled simply 86 yards over the ultimate two weeks — principally as a result of inconsistent play-calling — ending the 12 months with 1,494 yards and eight touchdowns.
It’s turn out to be very clear that Chubb has been motivated to be even higher for his third NFL season, with the Georgia product sharing the most recent little bit of proof on social media.
“If i informed you what was coming you wouldn’t imagine me,” Chubb wrote on Instagram.
Cause for Nick Chubb to be Optimistic
Even with the presence of Kareem Hunt on the Browns roster, Chubb has confirmed to be the bell-cow again in Cleveland. And shifting to first-year head coach Kevin Stefanski’s offense ought to solely improve his manufacturing. Chubb’s talent set is an ideal match for the zone-blocking scheme.
With Stefanski calling the performs in Minnesota final 12 months, the Vikings ranked fourth in speeding makes an attempt, sixth in speeding yards and sixth in speeding touchdowns. Count on to see extra of the identical in Cleveland this 12 months.
Nick Chubb goes to be much more of a fantasy rock star underneath Kevin Stefanski now that he’s the brand new head coach of The Browns. The passing sport nonetheless…Some fast ideas. pic.twitter.com/SEjauAA7pm
— Matthew Berry (@MatthewBerryTMR) January 12, 2020
On prime of that, the Browns have added some huge items to the offensive line in offensive tackles Jedrick Wills — the Browns first-round decide this 12 months — and veteran Jack Conklin.
And Chubb will likely be able to thrive as soon as the season will get going. He’s proven off a few of his exercises on social media and he’s wanting like a person on a mission.
Nick Chubb is placing in that work 👀💪
(by way of @NickChubb21) pic.twitter.com/x40dMLwcav
— FOX Sports activities: NFL (@NFLonFOX) Could 20, 2020
Kevin Stefanski: Nick Chubb ‘Cultural Tone-Setter’ for Browns
Chubb has not solely emerged as an ideal expertise, but in addition as a pacesetter within the locker room for the Browns. The previous second-round decide has shortly discovered the great facet of latest head coach Kevin Stefanski, who was not shy to bathe Chubb with reward.
“He’s a cultural tone-setter. I like every part about him,” Stefanski stated on the Bull and Fox present on 92.three The Fan. “Simply doesn’t say a lot. He involves work and does his job. There’s a technique to lead with out being a rah-rah man. You don’t need to be making speeches. His teammates are very, very keenly conscious when [he’s] within the constructing and on the sphere. He’s about his enterprise and about working. That’s one thing I actually respect.”
#Browns HC Kevin Stefanski on @BullandFox says Nick Chubb is “a cultural tone-setter. There is a technique to lead with out being a rah rah man. His teammates are keenly conscious of Nick Chubb when he is within the constructing.”
— Keith Britton (@KeithBritton86) April 29, 2020
And it’s not simply Stefanski who has heaped reward Chubb’s approach. His offensive lineman even have delivered glowing critiques and are excited to see what he’ll do.
“I believe Nick’s constructed for any offense. He’s an ideal participant, and speak about a man that works,” Browns Professional Bowl guard Joel Bitonio stated on 92.three The Fan. “He works his butt off on a regular basis and he’s a pleasure to dam for. I’m excited for him. I believe he’s going to like this technique.”
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