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From the moment Josh Gordon returned from his two-game suspension to begin the season, the talented wide receiver for the Cleveland Browns has been at the center of trade rumors. After dealing running back Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts for a first-round pick because he wasn’t a good fit for the team’s offense, Joe Banner and Michael Lombardi made it clear they will not keep a player they do not have faith in.
Attempting to rationalize this to the Cleveland Browns fan base has been an interesting task to say the least. Following the Richardson trade, social media and news outlets across the area blew up with fans jumping off the bandwagon saying the team was tanking. However, that talk has turned pretty much to “Richardson Who” with three consecutive wins and a tie for first place in the AFC North. In fact, many who were defending him for his lack of production in Cleveland have suddenly had a change of heart after watching the same production in Indianapolis.
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After being assured via a text message from head coach Rob Chudzinski that he won't be traded, Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon now finds himself the subject of trade rumors, and the San Francisco 49ers might be the ones to go after him.
We just reported that the Browns and 49ers have talked about a possible trade that would send wide receiver Josh Gordon to San Francisco.
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Browns want a second round pick in return for Gordon.
Browns aren’t shopping their stars. But they have talked to teams about Josh Gordon, including #49ers. They’d like a 2nd rounder in return...
In his weekly press conference Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski said that the team is not shopping wide receiver Josh Gordon and have no plans to trade him.
Chudzinski was asked about Gordon in light of rumors and reports that surfaced from national media members after the weekend. The coach was asked about the timing of the rumors and whether these reported conversations...
Wide receiver Josh Cooper signed again with the Cleveland Browns today as the team prepares for life with Brandon Weeden back at quarterback.
Cooper, a slot receiver at Oklahoma State who caught eight passes for the Browns last season, was released just last Monday. Then today, the team signed him back to the practice squad and released linebacker Justin Staples.
In other practice...
According to Will Burge of the Bleacher Report, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on NFL Insiders that the Browns and 49ers have discussed a trade involving wide receiver Josh Gordon.
For those who missed it, @AdamSchefter apparently said on NFL Insiders that the #Browns & 49ers have discussed a trade for Gordon
— Will Burge (@WillBurge) October 7, 2013
The 49ers need to acquire...
Give Brandon Weeden credit. He heard the fans booing on Thursday night and responded with enough plays to earn the win.
Give him credit for saying the right things as well.
When asked about being booed in Thursday’s game, Weeden said he understood why the fans booed.
“Obviously I heard them (the boos) but I personally think we have the best fans in the National Football League...
Brandon Weeden will be 29 and 364 days old when he starts this Sunday when the Cleveland Browns take on the Detroit Lions this Sunday. He will turn 30-years-old if he survives facing Ndamukong Suh and the rest of the Lions defense. The Cleveland Browns are asking Weeden to speed things up for this game. They fail to realize he is going as fast as his brain allows. The guy is old...
According to a tweet by Mary Kay Cabot, Browns beat reporter for the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Melanie Weeden, the Browns quarterback’s wife, threw him a 30th birthday bash over this past weekend. She flew in friends and family from all over to take part in the gala. She might be expecting the worst with Weeden getting set to start against the Detroit Lions this weekend. Weeden won’t...
Cleveland Browns executive Jon Sandusky has pleaded guilty to refusing a chemical test when he was pulled over for suspicion of drunken driving in Fargo.
Defense attorney Mark Friese (freeze) says Sandusky received a suspended sentence Tuesday in Fargo Municipal Court and was placed on unsupervised probation that requires him to complete a chemical dependency evaluation.
Cleveland Browns director of player personnel Jon Sandusky was arrested at 1:50 a.m. Tuesday on suspicion of drunken driving, according to news reports from North Dakota. Their are several reports that placed Jon Sandusky at North Dakota State University. If that is the case, the Browns could be extremely interested in CB Marcus Williams. Sandusky […]
Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden is expected to start Week 6 against Detroit, according to Browns beat writer Mary Kay Cabot.Fantasy Spin:The quarterback questions in Cleveland ended when Brian Hoyer's knee injury ended his season. Weeden isn't likely to get a challenge from Jason Campbell.
Cleveland Browns Director of Player Personnel Jon Sandusky was arrested on DUI charges in Fargo, ND early Tuesday morning. The 36-year-old NFL front office man turned down a breathalyzer test and then failed field sobriety tests miserably.
Yes, he’s the son of Jerry Sandusky, the amoral monster who’s atrocities led to the (deserved) dismal state of Penn State football today....
Reverse nepotism T…Cleveland Browns director of player personnel Jon Sandusky was arrested Tuesday morning on suspension of DUI, the Fargo-Moorhead Forum reports. If the name rings a bell that’s because he’s the son of the Evil one, Jerry Sandusky. I can’t blame the guy for needing a drink now and then, just don’t get behind the wheel.-TOJason Kidd Pleads Guilty to DUIKosar...
Here is the email I sent to Scott prior to our podcast this week.
Indians year in review. The team was maddening. They finished great. They actually made the playoffs. They got shut out in the playoffs.
Do you need a short-hand “good” or “bad” rating for the season? I’m curious if your son had a take on whether it was a good or bad season and how that conversation went...
NFL owners will provide financial support to the Cleveland Browns and to the Washington Redskins to upgrade their stadiums. Will it be enough to compete with fan experience in their own home? Calling a time out for that one.
The Browns will receive $62.5 million in funding for at $120 million, two-year renovation project for FirstEnergy Stadium. The Browns revealed that new stadium...