The Cleveland Browns have announced that Brian Hoyer will start in place of Brandon Weeden this week.
BREAKING: Head Coach Rob Chudzinski has informed Brian Hoyer that he will start at quarterback Sunday at Minnesota.
— Cleveland Browns (@Browns) September 18, 2013
Weeden is currently dealing with a thumb injury and hasn’t played well so far this season.
Hoyer will now have a shot at proving himself as an NFL quarterback.