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PLAYERS: Ben Watson
TEAMS: Cleveland Browns
Browns tight end Ben Watson is excited to return in 2012 after being shut down this year by three concussions.

Is Colt McCoy the answer at quarterback or should the Browns explore other options? Hey Tony!

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Colt McCoy ruled out for Sunday's game

BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Browns quarterback Colt McCoy has been ruled out for Sunday and tight end Benjamin Watson is done for the season, both victims of concussions. McCoy is still experiencing headaches and having other symptoms from his concussion, sustained last week on an illegal helmet-to-helmet hit by Pittsburgh linebacker James Harrison. The second-year QB was sent home for...

Seneca Wallace will start at QB for the Cleveland Browns

With second-year QB Colt McCoy still recovering from a concussion suffered last Thursday night in a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, veteran QB Seneca Wallace readies himself for the first start of the 2011 NFL regular season. Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur has that McCoy was sent home from practice for the third straight day while still dealing with post...

Browns place TE Watson on injured reserve

A third concussion has landed Cleveland Browns tight end Benjamin Watson on injured reserve.Watson was placed on IR by the Browns on Friday after suffering his third concussion since training camp in a loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Dec. 8.The last two concussions occurred in a six-week span, and with symptoms still bothering him the club opted to shut him down for the year.Evan...

Milt Plum wins game ball in Cleveland Browns' 1957 win over Giants: 10 wins in 10 days

10 Browns wins in 10 days: Suffering Browns fans deserve a holiday treat so we present 10 Browns wins in 10 days, starting with a 1957 win over the New York Giants.

Browns' McCoy out with concussion, Watson on IR

Colt McCoy is expected to recover from his concussion and play for the Browns again this season. Benjamin Watson isn't as fortunate.

Seneca Wallace on track to start for Browns

The Browns didn’t test Colt McCoy for a concussion during last Thursday night’s game, but they know for sure now that he suffered one. McCoy continues to suffer the effects of James Harrison’s hit, and was sent home from the Browns facility before practice on Thursday, according to the Canton Repository. Seneca Wallace took the…

Browns-Cardinals Preview: 3 Things To Watch

The Cleveland Browns head into Sunday’s game with yet another important player sidelined by a major injury. After suffering a concussion on a vicious hit by the Pittsburgh Steelers’ James Harrison, quarterback Colt McCoy will most likely miss this week’s game. McCoy joins the long list of key offensive starters—Benjamin Watson, Peyton Hillis, Mohamed Massaquoi, Eric Steinbach...

Browns IR Ben Watson, Colt McCoy not playing

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Cleveland Browns are not being bullied by Pittsburgh Steelers' James Harrison, says Doug Dieken (SBTV)

Browns radio analyst says sending a message to an opponent has to be done differently now than when he played.

While We’re Waiting… Winter Brings More Cavaliers Talk, Your Move Browns

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 Looking forward to the NBA draft already? “Assuming he enters the draft, Kidd-Gilchrist will be one of the youngest available players. Turning 19 next September, he’s...

Tony Grossi's four things to watch for in today's Cleveland Browns-Arizona Cardinals game

The surging Cardinals have some playmakers with punt returner Patrick Peterson and receiver Larry Fitzgerald.
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