Found September 08, 2012 on Fantasy Football Champs:
Browns cornerback Joe Haden said he'll mirror Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson in coverage this Sunday, according to the Akron Beacon Journal.Fantasy Spin:Haden is one of the best cover corners in the league, so this is bad news for Jackson owners. Still, you don't play Jackson for his high volume of catches, you play him for his big play potential and the presence of Haden shouldn't prevent him from making a downfield catch at least once Sunday. With that said, Jeremy Maclin is the better option Sunday since he'll draw a lesser cover man.

Trent Richardson trucks Kurt Coleman, sends helmet flying

In Sunday's Eagles-Browns game, Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson absolutely demolished Eagles safety Kurt Coleman. Richardson lowered his head and smashed it directly into Coleman's head, sending the defensive back's helmet flying as Richardson picked up nine yards on the play. He'd be stopped behind the line on the next play, and the Browns would...

Browns to recognize late owner Modell at opener

BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- The Cleveland Browns plan to recognize late owner Art Modell at Sunday's season opener. Modell, who died Thursday at the age of 87, remains a vilified figure here for moving the Browns to Baltimore in 1995. Browns spokesman Neal Gulkis said the team will pay "appropriate recognition" to Modell when the Browns play the Philadelphia Eagles. Gulkis...

Robert Griffin the 3rd beats Trent Richardson in HORSE, RG3 does windmill dunk (Video)

The fine folks at Gatorade have bestowed this classic video to the world of Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson and Washington Redskins quarter Robert Griffin the 3rd playing HORSE. As you would figure Griffin's athletic ability got the best of Richardson and he pulled out the victory. After the game ended, Griffin decided to punctuate his victory with a windmill...

Browns-Eagles preview

“They’re schemed to rush the passer,” Browns head coach Pat Shurmur said. “You just look at the way they’re lined up, wide-nine techniques, they crowd the ball and they get after you.

Eagles 17, Browns 16

CLEVELAND -- Michael Vick threw four interceptions Sunday, but it was his touchdown pass in the final minute of the game that saved the Eagles from a Week 1 upset at the hands of the Browns. Vick capped a 91-yard, 16-play drive with a 4-yard touchdown pass to Clay Harbor with 1:18 left to rally the Eagles past the Browns, 17-16. The Browns have lost 13 of 14 season openers since...

Fantasy Football: Could Steelers WR Mike Wallace Be This Year’s Version Of Eagles WR Desean Jackson?

If you drafted Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace on your fantasy football team this season, you most likely did so with the intent for him to be your No. 1 or No. 2 receiver. But while you may be hoping that playing for a contract will motivate Wallace to have a career year, it may not go as you had planned. We saw last season that Philadelphia Eagles WR Desean Jackson...

Dick Jauron Media Session

(On how to stop Michael Vick)- “Not many people ever have. He’s an extremely talented athlete as we all know, incredibly strong arm, can reach almost any part of the field with the ball," Jauron said.
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.