Browns kick returner extraordinare Josh Cribbs did not practice Wednesday and was listed on the injury report as out with a knee injury.
In addition, tight end Steve Heiden was out with a knee injury and kicker Phil Dawson with a strained right calf that has forced him to miss the last four games.
In the Browns first real attempt to utilize Cribbs' athleticism via an expanded Wildcat package on offense Sunday at Pittsburgh, Cribbs ran six times for 45 yards and attempted two passes. One fell incomplete and the other was intercepted. He also returned one punt for 26 yards and had three kick returns for a total of 132 yards - including a 98-yard return for a touchdown.