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Browns rookie linebacker Barkevious Mingo returned to practice in a limited role, a significant step in his recovery from a bruised lung.
Mingo was injured in an Aug. 15 game against Detroit and hospitalized for two days. The first-round draft pick took part in position drills on Monday, but did not have any contact in the portion of practice open to reporters.
It's still not known if Mingo will be able to play Sunday when the Browns open the 2013 season at home against Miami.
Mingo was restricted to riding a stationary bike, some running and light weightlifting last week, so his appearance on the field is a sign he's made good progress.
The Browns plan to use the No. 6 overall pick in this year's draft as an outside pass rusher.
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Oh, the preseason. The time when every fanbase – alright not you Jets and Jaguars fans – still has some modicum of hope. For Browns fans, that feeling is much too familiar and fleeting. It usually lasts until about the end of the first quarter of the first preseason game.
But, through the first two exhibition contests, this season has been different. The Browns, especially the...
Following last Thursday's preseason contest, Barkevious Mingo was hospitalized with a bruised lung, an injury thought to be relatively minor.
It turns out the prognosis was nearly much worse for the Browns' rookie linebacker.
Dr. Clark Fuller, director of thoracic surgery at Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, Ca., explained to the Cleveland Plain-Dealer how...
The official announcement from head coach Rob Chudzinski came today. Brandon Weeden will be the starting quarterback.
Chudzinski said of Weeden, “He’s gone out and earned it. He’s responded very well.”
Brandon Weeden has thrown for 229 yards and three touchdowns in two preseason games. He has completed 72% of his passes and has not had an interception.
Weeden started 15 games...
There is little doubt that Brandon Weeden is performing somewhat better in the offense deigned by Norv Turner. With that being said the team and head coach Rob Chudzinski is still refusing to name Brandon Weeden as the Browns starting quarterback. There are still some fans that don’t think Weeden is the guy. A look at the stats this preseason tells us that Jason Campbell is out...
Cleveland Browns rookie linebacker, Barkevious Mingo, is
feeling better after suffering a bruised lung during the Browns’ preseason tilt
against the Lions.
David Smith of NBCSports reports that Mingo is feeling fine after a two-night
stay in a local area hospital. A bruised
lung is a serious injury that can lead to massive blood loss if left
untreated. The star rookie...
Training camp is officially over. Here are some thoughts on what has taken place the last four weeks in Berea.
- D’Qwell Jackson is the captain of that defense. No doubt about it. He leads the group.
Coach Chudzinski likes to pit the offense against the defense in certain situational challenges. Usually, these consist of fourth down plays at the end of practice. He will spot the...
Anthony Saveriano, the 20-year-old young man who became something of a legend after his partially nude streak across the gridiron during a Cleveland Browns preseason game at FirstEnergy Stadium a few weeks ago, pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor charges of criminal trespass and public indecency during a court appearance on Tuesday, according to a report […]The post Attorney says...
Cleveland Browns’ offensive coordinator Norv Turner spoke with the media Sunday afternoon, and most of the questions were about second year quarterback Brandon Weeden. Turner is excited by what he has seen out of the Oklahoma State quarterback.
“I’m excited about what Brandon’s been able to do. The thing that we’ve spent a lot of time working on is trying to find out the...
There’s no doubt the AFC North is under construction this season. It stands to reason that this could be one of the bigger years of upheaval in the division considering the Ravens Super Bowl victory and subsequent player departures. So, how does the WFNY crew think the division shakes out this year?
(Also see our previous roundtable: Browns Game 3 plans should remain unchanged...
BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Brandon Weeden has been named the Browns' starting quarterback.
Coach Rob Chudzinski announced his decision on Monday, ending weeks of speculation about whether Weeden would start the season opener against Miami on Sept. 8. Chudzinski said Weeden has earned the job with a strong offseason, training camp and preseason. Weeden started 15 games as a rookie last...
The Cleveland Browns have finally come out and named Brandon Weeden starting QB. Coach Chudzinski said:
“Brandon has earned the job. He has earned my complete trust, we are all behind him and will be there to support”
I don’t know why HC Rob Chudzinski was playing like he would start Jason Campbell but Smokin on that Weeden is their guy now officially.
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In what is an unusual twist of fate the Seahawks are getting funny-man John Moffitt back.
We first learned about this a few short minutes ago via twitter.
Breaking: #Browns trade for former Seattle G John Moffitt has been voided. They get rights back to DL Brian Sanford.
— Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) August 20, 2013
Fred Greetham a beat writer for NFL &...
Seahawks have traded offensive guard John Moffitt to the Denver Broncos after a
failed physical voided a trade the Seahawks originally made to send Moffitt to
the Cleveland Browns, according to NFL.com's Dan Hanzus. Apparently, the Browns
backed out of the trade stating Moffitt’s injury history as their reason. It
literally took less than a few hours after voiding...