Cleveland Plain Dealer "Outside linebacker Barkevious Mingo, who will be called on to play a larger role in the absence of Jabaal Sheard (foot), might need surgery after the season to repair his shoulder injury. As it is, he's playing with a harness and is virtually a one-armed defender. "It's not 100-percent,''..." November 18
#Browns TE Jordan Cameron (shoulder) on bike again; OLB Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) not on field again during portion open to media.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns first-round pick Barkevious Mingo is rocking his "firsts.'' On his first NFL play he recorded a sack. In his first NFL start Sunday he registered his third sack in as many games displayed his blazing speed off the edge and tackled rookie Giovani Bernard 14 yards behind the line of..." September 30
Akron Beacon Journal "Rookie outside linebacker Barkevious Mingo is expected to make his NFL regular-season debut Sunday when the Browns visit the Baltimore Ravens. “He has been cleared to play” Browns coach Rob Chudzinski said Wednesday. Mingo missed the final two preseason games and the season-opening 23-10..." September 12
Source says Browns LB Barkevious Mingo medically cleared for contact. Should practice and make NFL debut after bruised lung preseason
Akron Beacon Journal "Browns CEO Joe Banner said rookie outside linebacker Barkevious Mingo will undergo further medical testing this week to determine whether he’ll be able to play Sunday in the regular-season opener against the visiting Miami Dolphins. Mingo the sixth overall pick in this year’s draft practiced..." September 03
Browns LB Barkevious Mingo unlikely to play opener vs. Miami due to bruised lung. He's probable for week 2 vs. Balt.
NFL.com "Barkevious Mingo's return to the field for the Cleveland Browns remains a mystery. The rookie outside linebacker is nursing a bruised lung he suffered during last Thursday's 24-6 preseason win over the Detroit Lions. Browns coach Rob Chudzinski admitted Tuesday he isn't sure when Mingo will be..." August 21
Fox Sports "Barkevious Mingo was back at Cleveland Browns practice on Saturday watching from the sideline. He’s a lucky young man. Yes the rookie linebacker and first-round draft pick probably will miss the rest of the preseason with a bruised lung. But consider this: He could have been killed by one more..." August 19
Akron Beacon Journal "The Browns will be licking their wounds for a while after being hit with a rash of injuries during their 24-6 win over the Detroit Lions in the second preseason game Thursday night. Rookie outside linebacker Barkevious Mingo spent a second night in the hospital with a bruised lung and was..." August 17
#Browns first-rounder Barkevious Mingo should only miss a week or so with his bruised lung. Expected out of the hospital today.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Barkevious Mingo’s quickness and potential were evident to many Thursday as he pressured St. Louis Rams quarterbacks and registered a special team’s tackle. But that’s not what most impressed the discerning eyes of veteran D’Qwell Jackson. The Browns inside linebacker saw a rookie whose energy..." August 09
Browns signed linebacker Barkevious Mingo to a four-year contract, with a fifth-year club option.