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 若林ヘルプは、仙台市若林区内河原町に拠点を構え、被災者の方々の自立を支援している団体です。昨年9月に、財団法人『東北ディアコニア(東北ヘルプ)』とのパートナーシップの中で設立されて以来、「政治活動を行わない・宗教活動を行わない・営利活動を行わない」を三原則に、活動してまいりました。

 現地にあって、時間の流れとともに変化するニーズを拾い上げ、いち早くそれにお答えすることに力を注いでおります。被災者された方々が、再び自分の足で歩きだされるその日まで、被災者の方々の心に寄り添いながら、そのお手伝いを続けてまいります。

名振地区の漁師さんたちに必要なライフジャケットのための       募金活動は1月中旬をもちまして終了しました。            皆様の温かい支援に対し深くお礼させて頂きます。

河原町のオフィスでお疲れ様会を行いました。
自立支援という難題に対しては一定の評価が得られ、参加して頂いた皆様と、お互いのチームワークを讃えあいました。

平成24年度も、皆様の手厚いサポートのお陰で1年を全うすることが出来ました。
平成25年度も、若林ヘルプを宜しくお願いします。

2012.12.19(メリーあらはマス)
若林区内の市民センターでクリスマス会。
多くの方々の支えの元、被災地にて活躍する学生ボランティアや、若林ヘルプとお母様方で、子供たちの為に素敵なクリスマス会が催せました。

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2012.12.16
JR仮設にてクリスマス会を行いました。
若林ヘルプはケーキ作りなどを担当、サポート側で一役を担いました。

2012.12.7
広島県より篠笛奏者の石原さんが来仙。
ボランティア団体「広瀬川クラブ」との協力で、JR仮設を含む2か所で演奏していただきました。

2012.11.22,24(マッサージ)
香港からヘーゼルさん夫妻が来仙。
若林区内にあるコミュニティセンターにて整体施術をして頂きました。

2012.10.29(マッサージ)
孤島諒子さん以下4名がJR南小泉アパート仮設、卸町五丁目仮設、他にて整体マッサージ支援を行ってくださいました。

2012.10.25,26(だるまプロジェクト)
9月上旬に行われたワークショップに引き続き、第2回ワークショップを催し、出来るだけ多くの参加者を募れるように試みました。

2012.10.23
若林ヘルプのメンバーが、赤い羽根共同募金の「ボランティアサポーターの会」に出席し、他県・多地域で活躍されるボランティアの方々と交流しました。

2012.10.17(のびのび学習会)
7月に行われた、荒浜小学校校長と学生の交流会の第2弾。
今回は子供たちを対象に行われたアンケートより「被災地の子供たちの、現在の心理状態」を中心に、報告と質疑応答を行いました。

2012.9.3,4,5(だるまプロジェクト)
だるまの作り方を講義するため、山梨より技術者たちが来仙されました。
2012.8.27
だるまプロジェクトの打ち合わせのため、山梨県南アルプス市を訪問しました。

夢発見!スタディーツアーin山形

DSC_1952.jpg2012. 8. 6, 7 夢発見!スタディーツアーin山形を実施しました!みなさまのご協力に感謝します。活動内容

2012. 7. 4
香港からのボランティアが、文化交流会『香港ナイト』を、のびのび学習会の子供たちを対象に開いてくださいました!

2012. 7. 4
カナダの映画監督、リンダオオハマさんが仙台を訪れ、若林ヘルプスタッフと共に石巻市の名振地区と十三浜地区を訪れました。

2012. 7. 2
孤島諒子さん以下4名がJR南小泉アパート仮設、卸町五丁目仮設にて整体マッサージ支援を行ってくださいました。

2012. 6. 23
東通り仮設住宅の防犯部の慰労会を行いました!

2012. 6. 20
8月の子供たちの林間学校の説明会を、保護者の方々を対象に行いました。

さわやかフェスティバル

DSC_0053.jpg2012. 6. 17 JR南小泉アパート仮設住宅にて、マイトレーヤ主催の『さわやかフェスティバル』が行われました! 活動内容

2012. 6. 11
シンガーソングライターのしらいみちよさんの桜植樹コーディネートの下見のため、名振地区を訪れました。

『希望のコンサート』

DSC_8796.jpg2012. 6. 4  南材木小学校でのWATOTO CHILDREN’S CHOIRによる『希望のコンサート』の運営補助を行いました。(『国際飢餓対策機構)主催)
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大工道具セット・ドライバーセット配布

120410-04.jpg2012. 5. 20  支援物資の大工道具セット400組とドライバーセット200組の配布が完了しました!
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両陛下への現状報告会

DSC_7729.jpg2012. 5. 13  東通を訪れた両陛下への現状報告会に、若林ヘルプ代表の黒須がボランティア代表の一人として出席し、活動の現状報告を行いました。
Comming Soon

子供キャンプ視察

DSC_7127.jpg2012. 5. 6  8月に行う子供たちの林間学校のため、山形に下見に行ってきました!
Comming Soon

料理教室

DSC_6330.jpg2012.4.29 白百合女子大学で栄養学を専攻している学生の有志が、東通仮設の集会所で料理教室を開催してくれました。
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プレミアム大工道具セット配布
Distribution of carpenter’s tool set

120410-04.jpg 2012.4.6 このプロジェクトは、ペンチやドライバーなど、家庭で使える大工道具を一通りそろえたものを、被災された方々のお宅へお送りするというものでした。大工道具を支援してくださったのは・・・活動内容へ

若林ヘルプ懇親会
Wakabayashi help report the party

DSC_1010.jpg2012.2.12大震災からおよそ一年がたつ。この間私たちはそれぞれさまざまな形で災害支援の活動にかかわり、いつしか若林ヘルプというつながりで結ばれていた。活動内容へ

こころのクスリ
Heart of drugs

DSC_0545.jpg 2012.1.27 相田みつを記念館の相田一人館長をお迎えして、若林市民文化センターで講演会を開きました。
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Former Seahawks HC Chuck Knox Dies at Age 86

Posted by admin on May 21, 2018 in Oakland Raiders |

Mitchell Schwartz Womens Jersey Former Seattle Seahawks head coach Chuck Knox died in hospice care Saturday at the age of 86, according to Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times.
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Knox had been diagnosed with dementia.

He spent 22 seasons as an NFL head coach in stints with the Los Angeles Rams (1973-77, 1992-94), Buffalo Bills (1978-82) and Seahawks (1983-91).

At 6’3, 234 pounds, potential lack of play strength and missed tackles on the collegiate level listed as primary criticisms. As a rookie, his quickness and ability to diagnose plays served him well. He started at Will and Mike in the Houston Texans defense alongside Benardrick McKinley.聽

Cunningham didn’t wither on the field banging against bigger bodies. He recorded 45 tackles and six pass breakups. Going into his second year with another offseason under his belt, expect him to follow short pass routes with more success in coverage, specifically inside the 20-yard line where he gave up costly receptions.

Prosecutors decided to drop the charge because it couldn’t be proved, said O’Donnell, who added that the charge will officially be dropped in court Thursday.

Last May, Anderson was arrested at a music festival in Miami for allegedly pushing a cop during a dispute. He was charged with felony resisting an officer with violence. But with that charge dropped, Anderson now faces no charges in connection with聽the incident.

Last month, Anderson had felony charges against him dropped in connection with a January arrest in Broward County (Fla.) during which he allegedly fled from a cop at 105 mph and then threatened to sexually assault the arresting officer’s wife.

Anderson initially faced nine charges in connection with the January incident, including three felonies: fleeing and eluding police with lights and sirens active, threatening a Jon Weeks Youth jersey public servant or family member, and speeding (third violation).

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Report: Colts sign offensive tackle Austin Howard

Posted by admin on May 19, 2018 in San Francisco 49ers |

The Indianapolis Colts continued their effort to bolster the offensive line Wednesday, signing free agent offensive tackle Austin Howard, according to the NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo.

While Griffin should have a chance to earn a roster spot and possibly even the starting job, his concussion history—his second one of 2017 landed him on injured reserve—has to be a concern. If the Texans don’t believe Griffin can safely play a full 16-game season or determine some of their younger players can be bigger contributors, Griffin could be a cap casualty.

“He’s presented with a heck of an opportunity,” Aikman said. “Yeah, he could play another year, maybe another couple of years. But this opportunity to go into broadcasting and continue with a really great career post-career is pretty exciting. So, that’s a decision that he has to make as to what’s most important to him.”

Romo became one of the best in the profession from the start last year, and he expects Witten to do the same.

“Jason Witten will do good at whatever he does,” Romo said. “Ultimately, whatever he puts his mind to, he’s going to be good at it. Even if he didn’t start out too good, he’s going to be good. I actually expect him to start off really good, but it really wouldn’t matter. It would only be a matter of time before he excelled at it. Like all walks of life, he’ll figure it out.”

Depending on how many quarterbacks the Packers decide to keep on the roster, Hundley could find himself on the cut pile. Green Bay acquired DeShone Kizer from the Browns in return for Randall, and it seems the team likes his potential.colts_129

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Mets trade Matt Harvey to Reds for catcher Devin Mesoraco: What you need to know

Posted by admin on May 18, 2018 in Oakland Raiders |

Matt Harvey ‘s Mets tenure is officially over.
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Reds picking up cash: In a sense, this deal is a wash. The Reds are paying all of Mesoraco’s salary. The Mets are covering all of Harvey’s. Once New York designated Harvey for assignment, there was always a good chance no team would trade for him and the Mets would be on the hook for his remaining salary this season. In essence, the Mets get a catcher for free for the remainder of the season.

New York did well here, all things considered: Bobby Hull Authentic Jersey The Mets desperately needed help at catcher. Mesoraco isn’t close to what he was, but he’s a veteran catcher that can be an upgrade.

Drew Doughty Kids Jersey The return of a fullback in Detroit might have come as a surprise, but with the added focus on the run game, plus new offensive line coach Jeff Davidson’s former reliance on one in Minnesota, it makes a lot more sense. The fullback Davidson had blocking for Adrian Peterson was former Lions draftee Jerome Felton (7.85 RAS). Seventh-round pick Nick Bawden (7.93) is a carbon copy athletically.
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None of their measurements line up exactly, but the differences are minimal. Bawden is slightly taller than Felton, while Felton was slightly faster. Felton was more explosive, Bawden a bit more agile, which is impressive considering the size difference.

The fullback often is viewed as a dying breed, but the Lions look to be copying a Pro Bowl formula that has worked in the past.

Patricia will be setting the tone of his coaching tenure with this draft class and, on the surface, it looks to be off to a strong start. General manager Bob Quinn provided his new coach with six players loaded to the brim with athletic talent, and it’s up to the coaching staff to get the most out of them. Athleticism alone won’t win football games, but if the coaching is good enough, a team stands to benefit from the tools provided.

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Ravens plan joint practices with Rams, Colts

Posted by admin on May 16, 2018 in Oakland Raiders |

The Ravens will have joint practices with both the Rams and the Colts Colts ahead of their August preseason games.
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The previously announced Ravens-Rams practices will take place at Ravens camp leading up to their preseason game on Thursday, August 9. Ravens-Colts practices will take place at the Colts’ training camp home on Friday, August 17 and Saturday, August 18 before the teams meet in a preseason game on Monday, August 20 at Lucas Oil Stadium.

The Jaguars had already signed Donte’ Moncrief during free agency, but made another move to replace Allen Robinson by selecting Chark in the second round. Chark is an athletic, albeit slim, 6-foot-3, 199 pounds with terrific speed (WR-best 4.34 40-yard dash at the combine). Chark also paced the position with a 40-inch vertical and tied for second with a 129-inch broad jump. He was limited to 40 receptions last year, but his 20.0 aDOT was highest among all wide receivers who attended the combine. He translated that to 21.9 YPR (second-highest) and 12.7 YPT (fourth).

Radim Vrbata Womens Jersey Chark, who also figures to handle a few carries and returns, adds a vertical dimension to a wide receiver room that also includes Moncrief, Marqise Lee, Dede Westbrook and Keelan Cole. He’s unlikely to manage consistent targets as a rookie, especially in a run-heavy offense, but makes for a solid dynasty hold.

The only way we stay sober is to give it away, Irsay said. I think it’ll help a lot of people. That’s the reason I’m doing it.

The 161-page document, written in the 1930s by AA founder William Wilson, is typewritten but also includes his handwritten notes. Wilson’s book became known as The Big Book and was eventually translated into dozens of languages, with tens of millions of copies in print.

Irsay said he plans to display the document for part of the year at AA’s headquarters, and also hopes to put it on tour. Irsay also owns the original manuscript of Jack Kerouac’s On the Road, which he has allowed to be displayed at museums around the world.

Sometimes when I read people saying they don’t think Rex was as outspoken as they thought he was, I’m like, I don’t know if they watched as closely. Again, I see everything he does. So I think he’s committed. I think he’s only going to get better. He got more comfortable as the year went along. Halfway through the season he said to me, I remember, ‘Seth, now I understand what you guys want from me. I get it.’ So Nick Kwiatkoski Jersey we rush to judgment so many times in this business.

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Josh Allen hopes Jim Kelly will become a mentor

Posted by admin on May 14, 2018 in Oakland Raiders |

When the Bills鈥?next franchise quarterback stepped onto the practice field for the first time on Friday, the team鈥檚 last franchise quarterback was there. After practice, rookie Josh Allen had plenty to say about Hall of Famer Jim Kelly.
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Womens Robert Ayers Jersey [I鈥檓] still shaking from meeting him, Allen said. He鈥檚 a special man.

He鈥檚 a special man who did special things in Buffalo, and the Bills have realized that, in order to ever get back to that point, they need a quarterback who can become one of the best in the league. Allen will get a chance to do that. With Kelly鈥檚 help, maybe he will.

Realistically, there鈥檚 no way the Saints are going to give Ingram a raise after he just got suspended. Ingram has one more year on his contract, with a base salary of $4 million, which will now be a little over $3 million because he鈥檒l lose four weeks鈥?pay with the suspension.

The emergence of Alvin Kamara makes Ingram less important to the Saints鈥?offense. Ingram will turn 29 this year, and the Saints are likely to let him play out his contract and test free agency next year. That鈥檚 when he鈥檒l find out if he鈥檚 worth more money than the Saints are paying him.

Chester Rogers on Colts changes: Is this what a real organization feels like?

Count wide receiver Chester Rogers among those happy to have Frank Reich as the team鈥檚 new head coach.

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The long, two-sport Saturday in Kyler Murray’s quest to replace Baker Mayfield

Posted by admin on May 12, 2018 in Tampa Bay Buccaneers |

For all the budding hype, Murray said that he’s “not worried right now” about the baseball draft. Riley, however, confessed that he has already “had some discussions” about it with Murray and his family.

“We’ve been open and honest with each other on that and comfortable about where we’re at,” Riley said without offering any details.

The biggest reason why I think Keller ends up among the best in his class comes down to usage. He is going to be a top-line player. Keller is essentially the centerpiece of the Coyotes’ young core. He was the team’s MVP this year in a season that went off the rails a bit too quickly, but there is reason for optimism. The Coyotes were a middle-of-the-pack team for the 2018 portion of the season after goalie Antti Raanta finally got healthy. Keller was a key in that growth as well, with 29 points in his last 32 games. He is the Coyotes’ future at this point, which I think is going to give him more opportunities to put up bigger numbers down the road and help bring this team back to contender status.

The good news for the NHL and the rest of us is that every year now, multiple impact players enter the league. It has been a lot of fun to watch, and seeing this class grow will be no different. What a great time to be a hockey fan.

John Henson, Bucks center: “When Rozier hit that 3 [with] 0.5 seconds, everybody was just like, ‘We’re going to have to throw something up.’ Khris got a great shot. We work on stuff like that every day, and it went in.”

Khris Middleton, Bucks forward: “That’s a play we’ve been practicing for a couple weeks now, preparing for that moment. We actually flipped the side of the [floor] we usually run it in practice on. Just got a good look. Giannis was surveying the floor. [I] just tried to get open [and] knew it was at that point where it was a catch-and-shoot situation. So [I thought] if I get it in my hands, just let it go. Somehow it dropped in for me.”

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks forward: “First of all, before the timeout, I asked Khris if he wants the ball. He said, ‘Yes, give me the ball.’ I was looking at Tony [Snell]. Tony was wide open under the rim, then I looked at Bledsoe, then I looked at Khris again. He was far away, so I thought, ‘I can’t give him the ball, it’s too far,’ but I didn’t have no option. I gave it to Khris, and thank god he knocked the shot down.”canucks_1158

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Troy Vincent: NFL Considering’Modifying’ Kickoffs Ahead of 2018 Season

Posted by admin on May 9, 2018 in Oakland Raiders |

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As college football continues to make the game safer by tweaking kickoff rules, the NFL may follow suit.
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If you don’t make changes to make it safer, we’re going to do away with it, Murphy said, per Seifert. It’s that serious. It’s by far the most dangerous play in the game.

Vincent doesn’t believe kickoffs will be eliminated by next season, but fans should be on the lookout for rule changes as the league emphasizes player safety.

Here are the top 10 players to watch 鈥?for now 鈥?a year away from Mike Hull Jersey the 2019 NFL draft:

Nick Bosa, DE, Ohio State: He’s not just riding the coattails of older brother Joey, another former Buckeye standout and current Pro Bowl pass rusher for the Chargers. The younger Bosa racked up 16 tackles for聽losses last year and has the blend of speed and power that will make him an attractive early selection.

Rashan Gary, DE/DT, Michigan: The former No. 1 overall recruit has already delivered on his considerable hype, and the best could be yet to come. Displaying moves far more refined than one would expect from a player his age (he’s only 20), he looks comfortable both pressuring聽the quarterback and making plays against the run.

Ed Oliver, DT, Houston: The first ever underclassmen to win the Outland Trophy as the nation’s top interior lineman, he already has his sights on the next level after announcing he intends to enter the draft next year.聽

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Allen has the traits and measurables that might get him a look as a developmental prospect, but he seems more like a case of an overhyped prep star who won’t pan out.

Posted by admin on May 7, 2018 in Oakland Raiders |

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With average NFL size and athleticism, Silvers has to dominate with accuracy and timing, and that’s not his game. He’ll come into the NFL as a late-rounder or priority free agent, but he is coachable and smart enough to make a roster.
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Benkert has the look of a nice backup prospect who can come in and be a spot starter down the road. He doesn’t have great consistency, but there are traits worth checking out.

Fozzy Whittaker Authentic Jersey White is one of our favorite developmental prospects in this draft. He has solid mechanics, good accuracy and enough tools to see the field once he gets into Carlos Ruiz Jersey the league.

With Lamar, you feel it in the room. You can tell that he can lead. So if he’s your quarterback, you start looking closely at the things he did well at Louisville and you build that way.

Scrutiny of Jackson includes聽questions about his 59.1% completion rate last season and his mechanics as a passer. Yet that came with a depleted receiving corps and too many dropped passes. Jackson has drawn praise from draft experts for his decision-making, ability to throw on the run and 聽his deep passes. And then, of course, there’s that threat to run.

It also matters that Jackson was groomed in a pro-style offense traced to the scheme that Tom Coughlin employed during his first stint in Jacksonville, when current Louisville coach Bobby Petrino was an assistant.

I could see the Atlanta Falcons looking at a tight end at No. 26. I could see them going tight end, too. However, it’s more imperative that Atlanta finds a replacement for Dontari Poe next to standout defensive tackle Grady Jarrett.

Florida’s Taven Bryan has the perfect skill set to fill that role in the Seattle-style defensive scheme the Falcons run.

Bryan reminds me of a poor man’s J.J. Watt or Michael Bennett in terms of power and agility at the point of attack. He can shed blockers and create havoc in the backfield. He has quick hands and can disengage blocks as fast as anyone in the draft.

For a team that values versatility and playmaking along the defensive front, Bryan is a great fit. He’s aggressive, has a high motor and a ton of upside. Bryan will be able to make plays next to Jarrett and then kick out to end to bolster Atlanta’s pass rush or anchor against the run rotation if needed.

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He boasted a 38-9 record in his one eight-game season at Texas Tech and three years at Oklahoma.

Posted by admin on May 4, 2018 in Oakland Raiders |

They saw a young man of great determination, pointing to how he walked on at Texas Tech and then earned a scholarship, and then did so all over again at Oklahoma. It’s one thing to walk onto a Football Bowl Subdivision聽program and earn a scholarship once, but twice?
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As Dorsey sees it, Every man deserves a second chance. Have you ever been 19 before? Young men do certain things. … We all learn from our mistakes. I’m better today than I was a year ago.

Lastly, the Browns looked at Mayfield and saw an extremely polished quarterback. He’s technically sound, 聽with his arm and footwork. He moves well in the pocket and his lack of height never hindered him. Another aspect about Mayfield’s game that impressed the Browns involved his timing. They observed that he routinely hits receivers in stride, which frequently leads to an extra five to 10 yards after the catch.

No, the former UCLA quarterback wasn’t steamed at the Cardinals, who traded up to pull him into their system with Sam Bradford.

He believed he should have been drafted much higher.

Rosen was one of the quarterbacks projected to go early in Shamar Stephen Youth jersey the first round. But he sat and watched as three other passers – Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield (first to the聽Cleveland Browns), Southern California’s Sam Darnold (third to the聽New York聽Jets) and Wyoming’s Josh Allen (seventh to the聽Buffalo Bills) heard their names called.
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The Cardinals nabbed him by brokering a deal with the聽Oakland Raiders, giving up picks in the third and fifth rounds.

Rosen tweeted: Motivated beyond words…let’s go win championships.聽

The distaste self-proclaimed Real Football Guys have for Rosen was broadcast 24/7 this draft season on the Rumors and Scuttlebutt Network, with tales about politics, angry teammates and hot tubs deployed as proxy arguments for he’s just not our kind of guy.

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Joe Maddon says Kris Bryant may return Saturday after beaning

Posted by admin on May 3, 2018 in Tampa Bay Buccaneers |

Cubs manager Joe Maddon hopes slugger Kris Bryant will return to Chicago’s lineup for Saturday’s game against Milwaukee.

Bryant was beaned during a victory at Colorado last weekend and missed his fourth straight game on Friday.

“I’m not going to jump the gun, but talking to everybody, I want to give him a chance to come back,” Cubs manager Joe Maddon said after a 3-2 win.

Bryant wasn’t available to reporters.

The Raiders had major drops in scoring (26 to 18.8), yards per game (373.3 to 324.1) and committed twice as many turnovers (14 to 28) this past season as Carr took a major step back in his development while dealing with a back injury for part of the season.

But Gruden sees great potential for Carr to get back to the level he reached in 2016, when his play helped earn him a $125 million, five-year extension in the offseason.

“I got really excited out there today,” Gruden said. “You can have a really creative imagination with that guy at the quarterback position. He can make every throw. It comes out of his hand fast and accurate. He’s mobile and sharp. He’s a great leader.”

Toughest tests: The road schedule features a brutal outdoor game at Denver and indoor game at New Orleans. Those are tough places to play for any team. The home schedule features playoff teams from last season in Kansas City, Carolina and Atlanta. The Chargers, the last team the Browns beat in the regular season, also visit FirstEnergy Stadium.

Biggest breaks: The Jets present one clear chance for the Browns to score a victory. Cleveland played three games against AFC North teams in the first four weeks last season and hung with the Steelers in a 21-18 loss in Week 1. Look for Cleveland to get a division opponent early in the same situation.

Bottom line: This is Cleveland, so there are no easy games on the schedule. If you look at the first six weeks of the last two seasons, Cleveland had six one-score losses. If the Browns can flip one or two of those into close victories regardless of competition, it could build some momentum in the right direction. Here is a not-so-fun fact for Browns fans: Cleveland is 1-18 in openers since returning to the NFL in 1999, and that includes 13 straight Week 1 losses and an 0-14 record at home. A Week 1 victory would be a giant step in the right direction. Record prediction: 4-12steelers_119

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