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We’ve taken to the roundtables recently as a good way to bring our email conversations back on to the front pages of the site. Today, we’re talking about Barkevious Mingo and why it seems that Browns fans are taking his injury situation in stride.
Craig: How surprised are you that there isn’t a lot of panic or fatalistic commentary regarding Barkevious Mingo’s injury? In the past if the top draft pick of the Browns got hurt in somewhat mysterious fashion before even embarking on a regular season NFL career, we’d be talking about putting it on the same timeline with Courtney Brown, Kellen Winslow, LeCharles Bentley and Staph infections. Yet, for whatever reason, I don’t get the feeling that Browns fans are letting this bother them just yet. What accounts for the low level of panic and newly renewed patience factor?
Scott: I think it definitely helps that he’s started to run and will (reportedly) increase activity leading up to Opening Day. If they end up listing him as out/doubtful f...
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First round draft pick Barkevious Mingo had been limited in his activity since suffering a bruised lung in the second preseason game against the Lions.
At first, it appeared that Mingo wouldn’t miss much time at all, but as days and practices went by without Mingo being cleared to do any activity, speculation grew that the former LSU Tiger might miss more time as Terry Pluto wrote...
The Cleveland Browns are likely a much improved team, but will still not gain ground in the standings of the AFC North. That’s the prediction by Jamison Hensley of ESPN.
The Cleveland Browns will end up being the most improved team in the AFC North and will still finish in last place. That’s how tough this division has become. The goal would be to reach .500, but there’s still...
Browns wide receivers Greg Little and Josh Gordon have pleaded not guilty to traffic violations and speeding tickets.
Little and Gordon appeared in Cleveland Municipal Court with their lawyer on Tuesday. Little, who has previously admitted driving 127 mph in a 55 mph zone, has three outstanding citations. Last week, he promised to slow down and abide by traffic laws.
If you need a running back in deep fantasy football leagues, one to keep an eye could be Brandon Jackson. Today Rob Chudzinski the head coach of the Browns made it official, naming Brandon Jackson the number two back. “Brandon is a reliable guy,” said coach Rob Chudzinski. “I have no issues with Brandon. Trent […]
After the self-described slap in the face Brandon Weeden and the Browns offense took at the hands of the Indianapolis Colts, Weeden described himself as a creature of habit. He is dying for the chance to play against the Chicago Bears 2nd and 3rd string defenders come Thursday night. Weeden must feel like tearing it up against the back ups will give him the boost he needs to start...
Cleveland Browns backup quarterback Jason Campbell was out of the lineup for Thursday's preseason finale against the Chicago Bears.
Both teams were resting their top players, and the Browns were expected to go with Campbell at quarterback.
He's been battling flu-like symptoms the past few days, but the team says he's available if needed. With starter Brandon Weeden...
Cleveland Browns running back, Dion Lewis, was looking for a
fresh start. Coming from the Eagles,
Lewis knew he could make an impact and help the Browns’ running attack. Sadly for Lewis and sadly for the residents
of Browns Territory, this will not be the case.
Alper of NBCSports reports that the Browns have placed RB, Dion Lewis, on
injured reserve, a move the Browns...
The Browns placed running back Montario Hardesty (knee) on injured reserve for the season for the second time in four years and waived fullback Owen Marecic today in the first roster trim to 75 players.
The Browns were also awarded outside linebacker Paul Hazel from Jacksonville and punter Colton Schmidt from San Francisco.
In addition they waived linebacker Kendrick Adams offensive...
The Browns made yet another move on Wednesday, adding linebacker Eric Martin to the mix. To make room on the 75 man roster, the team waived defensive back Trevin Wade.
Martin, a 6-2, 250-pound linebacker in his rookie season out of Nebraska, originally signed with the Saints as an undrafted free agent on April 28. He appeared in all three of the Saints’ preseason contests and recorded...
Browns tight end Jordan Cameron is dealing with a groin injury and didn't practice on Tuesday.Fantasy Spin:The team doesn't think its anything serious. If Weeden can progress in his second year as a starter, Cameron could end up with decent fantasy value.
Brandon Weeden will be holding a clipboard on Thursday night when his Cleveland Browns take on the Chicago Bears in what will be the preseason finale for both teams. Weeden, the Browns’ second-year quarterback, will be one of many starters to rest as the team prepares for their Opening Day contest against the Miami Dolphns.
After saying that he would consider playing his starters...