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Bill Barnwell and Grantland do this every year and it’s a fun bit of information to see where Browns players are ranked by folks who pay attention to the entire league. It’s especially fun because Browns teams as a whole usually eliminate themselves from much praise collectively. Still, it is a point of pride when a guy like Joe Thomas gets his due.
Remember when we were talking about Ryan Clady earlier and I mentioned the Mays piece that suggested how Clady benefited from the presence of Peyton Manning behind him? Well, during his career, Joe Thomas has been the left tackle for Charlie Frye, Derek Anderson, Bruce Gradkowski, Ken Dorsey, Brady Quinn, Seneca Wallace, Colt McCoy, Jake Delhomme, Thaddeus Lewis, and Brandon Weeden.
So many times guys like Joe Thomas miss out on praise because of their teammates that it’s nice to see Bill Barnwell recognize one of the few bright spots on the team over the past five or so years. Yes, you have to endure a mantra footnote that reads “God ha...
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The Cleveland Browns today added a pair of free agents with camp starting tomorrow.
On the heels of Norv Turner’s admission Tuesday that the team will carry a traditional fullback, the Browns signed FB Brock Bolen to compete with Owen Marecic.
In addition, the team signed LB Justin Cole. To make room, the Browns waived OL Dominic Alford and WR Kennan Davis.
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Cleveland Browns linebacker D’Qwell Jackson doesn’t think that WR Josh Gordon is standing on firm ground with the team. Last week Gordon made a statement saying he ‘had his priorities in order,’ but his teammate thinks otherwise.
"No matter how many bodies you put in front of him or people who speak to him, Josh has to be willing to make a change for himself,"...
The Cleveland Browns have signed linebacker Justin Cole and fullback Brock Bolen, according to the teams’ official website. To make room for the pair the team released receiver Keenan Davis and offensive linemen Dominic Alford. Cole appeared in all 16 games last year for the Rams mostly contributing on special teams. Bolen last played in the NFL in 2011 when he appeared in 13 games...
The Browns kick off another training camp in Berea today. Practices open to the public will be held from 4:00 to 6:30. Gates will open an hour before practice is scheduled to start. The first day for the team in full pads will be on Saturday. Remember, inclement weather could force the team indoors, which would close practice to the public. Check ClevelandBrowns.com or call 877-6BROWNS...
BEREA -- Browns CEO is very optimistic that the Browns are poised to turn things around for the long haul. In a meeting with the local media on the Browns practice field in Berea, Banner answered questions for over 20 minutes regarding the Browns this year and the future. He also talked about the lawsuits against Pilot Flying J and his perception on how that will affect Jimmy Haslam...
This will be a big change for the Browns this season as the one area that has been the most consistent since the Browns returned in 1999 has been the specialists. Phil Dawson had been the kicker since 1999 and the Browns punting situation has consistently been one of the team's stronger areas with the likes of Chris Gardocki, Dave Zastudil and Reggie Hodges manning the duties...
Rob Chudzinski’s first training camp as a head coach is officially underway. The Browns practiced in front of a slightly subdued crowd for most of the evening session. That is until the local boy turned head coach ran down the sidelines slapping high fives and interacting with the 2,692 fans assembled.
“We have a long way to go and a lot of work to do, but you have to take a...
Last year, Trent Richardson was a beaten man. Even before training camp in Cleveland, Richardson was dealing with injuries.Through his first season in Ohio, the former Alabama running back dealt with nagging injuries that halted his progress, gaining only 950 yards in his rookie campaign. This year looks to be different.While the Browns have a new look, a new head coach and a new...
The Cleveland Browns have announced that they’ve signed offensive lineman Jon Greco to a five-year extension.
BREAKING: The Browns have agreed to terms on a five-year contract with offensive lineman John Greco.
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Browns CEO Joe Banner says he can't envision a scenario in which owner Jimmy Haslam sells his NFL franchise.
Haslam, who bought the Browns last year, is under federal investigation for fraud at his Pilot Flying J truck-stop chain. He recently reached a settlement with some customers who were cheated out of rebate money.
Banner said the ongoing investigation has not interrupted...
OG John Greco agreed to a five-year contract extension with the Browns on Tuesday. Greco has been working with the first-team offense and appears poised to be joining the starting ranks.
Yes ladies and gentlemen, you read that right, the 1948 Cleveland Browns (not the 1972 Miami Dolphins) are America‘s first undefeated and untied professional football team. I thought I would break out of my shell and talk about a team that had to take a cheap shot from a fan that in his will took a cheap shot at one of America’s most historic teams.
Now I know there are going...
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