Found May 17, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
The Cleveland Browns have decided to re-sign running back Brandon Jackson to a one-year pact. Suffering from injuries and other issues, Jackson has only appeared in a couple games for the Browns the past few years. Jackson has a lot of competition at the backup up position and is not guaranteed a roster spot. The post Cleveland Browns Re-sign RB Brandon Jackson appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL News | MLB News | NBA News | NHL News | Fantasy |.

Browns, RB Jackson agree to 1-year deal

The Browns have agreed to terms with free agent running back Brandon Jackson on a 1-year contract. Jackson played in just two games for Cleveland last season. In the finale against Pittsburgh, he rushed for 54 yards on eight carries. Jackson was inactive for 13 games. The Browns had high hopes for the 27-year-old when they signed him in 2011. But he sustained a toe injury in the...

Ray Horton on Barkevious Mingo: “I want him to be a dominating player.”

Following mini-camp on Thursday, defensive coordinator Ray Horton met with the media. When asked about first round pick Barkevious Mingo’s weight (a popular topic for discussion lately) Horton talked about what he wants from the linebacker. “I want him to be a dominating player,” he said. “Weight? Some guys are too big, some guys are too small. Some guys aren’t fast enough...

Jason Cambell creeping up behind Brandon Weeden?

Not good news for Cleveland Browns QB Brandon Weeden. If he's going to remain the team's starter, he apparently better start impressing quick if we're to read anything into Steve Doerschuk of The Canton Repository's comments. "Campbell's clearly bigger than Brandon Weeden. He made (third-string passer) Thaddeus Lewis look like a shrimp," Doerschuk...

Is Brandon Weeden beginning to sweat quarterback competition?

The Browns have one of the worst quarterback situations in the NFL. Brandon Weeden did nothing last year to prove that he was "the man" moving forward, and Jason Campbell could be a stop-gap quarterback at best. Weeden said Friday, via Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, that he was surprised that the Browns added quarterback Brian Hoyer to the mix. "...

A pressing problem: The Browns and the media

Only the Cleveland Browns could grant a writer unprecedented access to the teams draft preparation, then wind up reading a story about how paranoid and defensive the team is.Think about it. A team offers a guy inside access for what could be an interesting and insightful look at the draft, then gives him so much runaround and so little information he winds up writing how ridiculous...

Brian Hoyer, Brandon Weeden and what it all could mean

A fictional conversation that could have taken place in Berea over the last couple of days… Michael Lombardi: “Hey. Have you heard of Brian Hoyer?” Ray Farmer: “You mean the journeyman Michigan State guy who went undrafted in 2009, with one career NFL start who was cut flat by the team, the Arizona Cardinals, with some of the worst quarterback play since Kurt Warner retired...

Browns QB Weeden: "I want to be the guy"

The way Brandon Weeden sees it, nothing's changed. He's still Cleveland's starter. Sure, he was aware the Browns had worked out several top college quarterbacks leading into April's draft, but they didn't pick one. He's also mindful that veteran Jason Campbell can beat him out if he's not on his game. And, Weeden knows there are those who doubt he can...

Browns agree to terms with QB Hoyer

The Browns have agreed to terms on a two-year contract with former Arizona quarterback Brian Hoyer. Hoyer, cut earlier this week by the Cardinals, is expected to compete for a backup job behind either Brandon Weeden or Jason Campbell. The Browns also have third-stringer Thaddeus Lewis on their roster. Hoyer, who is from the Cleveland area, has made just one career start in four...

Browns quarterback competition heating up

Brandon Weeden will go into training camp later this offseason as the favorite to win the Browns' starting quarterback job, if for no other reason than being the young incumbent. Still, that doesn't guarantee that he'll be starting the season as the Browns' starter. Steve Doerschuk of the Canton Repository wrote yesterday that Jason Campbell is hard to miss at...

NFL News: Browns sign Cleveland-native Brian Hoyer to two-year deal

The Cleveland Browns have reportedly inked a two-year contract with quarterback Brian Hoyer according to Adam Caplan of SiriusXM Radio. Hoyer was released by the Arizona Cardinals earlier this week, immediately leading to speculation that the Browns would attempt to scoop up the 27-year old due to a longstanding link between the player and Browns general manager Mike Lombardi. When...

Haslam Reiterates Commitment

Browns owner Jimmy Haslam spoke with transportation executives Thursday as he continues to fight FBI allegations of fraud by his family's Pilot Flying J business.
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