Found September 01, 2012 on
Waiting For Next Year:
Kent State Golden Flashes
From the Browns-
“The Cleveland Browns today were awarded linebacker Tank Carder off waivers from Buffalo and defensive lineman Ishmaa’ily Kitchen (pronounced: ish-MAY-lee) off waivers from Baltimore. In addition, the team waived defensive lineman Brian Sanford and waived/injured defensive lineman Scott Paxson.
The team also signed eight players to its practice squad. Linebacker Solomon Elimimian (pronounced: EL-ahh-mem-EE-en) who was waived by Minnesota on August 25, joins defensive lineman Ronnie Cameron, wide receiver Josh Cooper, linebacker Benjamin Jacobs, fullback Brad Smelley and offensive linemen Garth Gerhart, Jarrod Shaw and Jeff Shugarts, who were each waived by the Browns yesterday.
Carder was a fifth round (147th overall) selection by the Bills in the 2012 draft. He appeared in all four preseason games and recorded nine tackles. A four-year letterman at TCU (2008-11), Carder was a two-time Mountain West Conference Defensive Player of the Year (2010, 2011) and was named ...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Everyone in the Browns media is reporting it so we’ll go with Nate Ulrich who had the most descriptive tweets. Ulrich reports the following players are on the Browns’ practice squad.
Linebackers Solomon Elimimian and Ben Jacobs
DT Ronnie Cameron
C Garth Gerhard
G Jarrod Shaw
T Jeff Shugarts
WR Josh Cooper
FB Brad Smelley
That’s eight, so that’s it. No Adonis Thomas and I...
It has been pretty clear since training camp started that Brandon Weeden was the Cleveland Browns starting quarterback.
Despite Pat Shurmur saying it was a competition with Colt McCoy, it was ended quickly by Brandon Weeden’s performance in camp. When I watched the first padded practice for the Browns, it was easy to see that Brandon Weeden's physical ability gives the Browns...
According to several reports, including Patrick McManamon and Tony Grossi, the Browns have cut QB Seneca Wallace.
The move all but assures Colt McCoy of the back-up QB job and that he won’t be traded. Thaddeus Lewis will likely make the 53 man roster as the third string QB.
After the game last night, Wallace hinted that there was a possibility that ‘something would have to happen’...
The Cleveland Browns should have found a way to keep David Sims on the roster. This guy was a beast at safety and with the Browns secondary always getting beat up having a guy like Sims is like having a great insurance policy on a house in a hurricane zone, you never know when the storm is going to hit and when it does you can move right on without even missing a beat. Sims had a...
Are you sitting at a computer screen wondering who you should be starting or sitting? We’re here to help! Here’s our Running Back Rankings for week 1 of 2012 fantasy football. This article will cover the top 40 Running Backs, and of course takes into account match ups.
Don’t forget to register for a FREE account and join the talk in the forums. It only takes a minute...
According to the player’s twitter feed, it appears as though Safety David Sims has not made the roster-
The Browns have not released any information as of yet on releases today. Sims impressed in camp and preseason games with a few interceptions, including two returned for touchdowns.
More details to come as they are available.
Anytime a team faces that final cut-down to the 53 man roster there are some very difficult decisions to be made. In some cases many of the releases made by the 32 NFL teams are not surprising, but sometimes they are downright shocking. For the Cleveland Browns there are a few shockers to hit the wire on Friday.
QB Seneca Wallace:
Since Brandon Weeden was drafted...
The Cleveland Browns made a series of roster moves on Friday in order to reach the NFL required 53-man roster limit. Two veteran players were released. TE Evan Moore and QB Seneca Wallace. Both players are vested veterans and will be free to sign with any other franchise immediately without having to go through waivers. The release of Wallace might not signal that Cleveland is content...
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Seneca Wallace threw a touchdown on his last pass in Thursday's exhibition. Turns out, it was his last pass for the Browns.
The veteran quarterback was waived Friday by Cleveland, a move that seems to indicate the team will keep former starter Colt McCoy as a backup to rookie Brandon Weeden. Wallace was released along with tight end Evan Moore, a person familiar...
The Cleveland Browns terminated the contract of Tight End Evan Moore on Friday and on Saturday the Seahawks cut Kellen Winslow and added Evan Moore to their roster. Moore had missed time in training camp with some injuries and the Browns didn’t feel the need to retain his services. Moore now will join the Seattle Seahawks and his skills will be used on the West coast. Moore showed...
Tom Heckert spoke with the media this afternoon-
(On if he was expecting to have 15 rookies on the roster coming into camp)- “I’m going to be totally honest with you, (Neal Gulkis) just told me that. I didn’t really know it was 15 so it’s obviously not something that we planned. I don’t know if Pat (Shurmur) told you guys, but you can see there are some unorthodox – maybe...
According to ESPN Cleveland, the Browns are not ruling out running back Trent Richardson (knee) for the season opener, even though he has yet to practice.Fantasy Spin:Richardson was back on the practice field Saturday, riding a stationary bike. Browns coach Pat Shurmur said, "If (Richardson) plays, he will be ready to go and play the whole game." That should help fantasy...
While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maybe Penn State and Michigan losing were bad for the Big 10 (and therefor Ohio State), but I won’t act like I didn’t enjoy it happen. “I sat and watched Big Ten football...
Here is the Browns roster after Friday’s cuts-
2 Hodges, Reggie P 6-0 220 30 6 Ball State
3 Weeden, Brandon QB 6-3 220 28 R Oklahoma State
4 Dawson, Phil K 5-11 200 37 14 Texas
9 Lewis, Thaddeus QB 6-2 200 24 2 Duke
10 Norwood, Jordan WR 5-11 180 25 2 Penn State
11 Massaquoi, Mohamed WR 6-2 207 25 4 Georgia
12 McCoy, Colt QB 6-1 215 25 3 Texas
15 Little, Greg WR 6-2 220 23 2 North...
With Sept. 9 rapidly approaching, the Browns are optimistic rookie running back and first-round pick Trent Richardson will be ready to play.