Campbell to start at QB for Browns vs. Patriots

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns quarterback Jason Campbell will start at New England on Sunday.

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Jason Campbell passes against the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Browns coach Rob Chudzinski announced after practice that Campbell would start. Campbell was replaced last week by Brandon Weeden, who sustained a concussion in Cleveland's loss to Jacksonville.

Campbell missed that game with a concussion sustained on Nov. 24 against Pittsburgh. He was cleared to practice for the first time since the injury on Thursday and only had to get permission from an independent neurologist before he can play.

With Campbell and Weeden recovering, the Browns signed free agent Caleb Hanie earlier this week. Last week, they signed Alex Tanney off Dallas' practice squad last week. Hanie started four games for Chicago in 2011. Tanney has never taken a snap in an NFL regular-season game.