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It’s almost starting to feel like game days are the respite from the craziness that is swirling around the Browns these days. Between the offense and the Peyton Hillis contract and the general malaise of Browns fans, it’s been an interesting couple of weeks. Well, Game Day is Game Day, so here’s hoping the Browns can tune out some of the distractions. The Seattle Seahawks come to town,
The Browns might be catching a bit of a break, as the Seahawks’ offense is actually worse on paper than is Cleveland’s and Tavaris Jackson may not play with a pec injury (hellooooo, Charlie Whitehurst!). However, the reigning NFC West [gulp] Champs are coming in off of their bye week. They’ve been averaging just 288 yards per game on offense, good for 30th in the league. They only average 83 yards per game on the ground, which should help the Browns defense a little. End of the day, the teams are 26th and 27th in the league in points per game, with Seattle at 18.8 and Cleveland at 18.2. This could b...
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Despite reports saying that the Browns are set to let Peyton Hillis become a free agent, it is really his contract that is set to let him become a free agent. If you take Mike Holmgren at his word, this is just a standard contract impasse where the team and agent are too far apart to find common ground on a new deal. Holmgren then said that Peyton Hillis might have a chance in...
Cleveland Browns Running Back Peyton Hillis had a great BREAKOUT YEAR last NFL season. For his reward, he was featured on the cover of Madden 2012, and notice by many fans across the NFL. All GOOD THINGS must come to an end, as Hillis hasn't been performing this year like he did back in 2010-2011 season. With his contract up at the end of the season, Cleveland Browns President...
The Cleveland Browns President Mike Homgren held a press conference today and got the Peyton Hillis negotiations with the Cleveland Browns out in the open quickly. Homgren said we’re not going to talk about the contract negotiation per say publicly, Holmgren has a point. He certainly knows how to have a press conference and it has been a while since he has had one, that’s for...
Cleveland Browns president Mike Holmgren made it known that he will let running back Peyton Hillis test the open market, when he becomes a free agent this coming offseason. “I don’t think anybody pushed anybody against the wall on contract talks and said ‘we’re done,’ but right now, it’s kind of quiet,” said Holmgren. “Let’s [...]
Browns President Mike Holmgren revealed Thursday that the team is set to let Peyton Hillis become a free agent after the season according to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer. "I dont think anybody pushed anybody against the wall on contract talks and said 'we're done,' but right now, it's kind of quiet,'' said Holmgren. "Lets let...
The Cleveland Browns likely will be without linebacker Scott Fujita and running back Peyton Hillis in Sunday's game vs. Seattle.
Fujita was sent home from practice with concussion symptoms. With just four days until Cleveland's next game, it is highly unlikely Fujita will be cleared to play.
Hillis is questionable for Sunday with a hamstring injury, according to coach...
Jason La Canfora of NFL Network reports that Browns running back Peyton Hillis (hamstring) will not play in Sunday's game against the Seahawks. Source: Jason La Canfora: Twitter.com Attached Thumbnails
Browns starting running back Peyton Hillis is not practicing after straining his left hamstring during Sunday's loss at Oakland. Hillis was not on the indoor field with his teammates on Wednesday during the period of practice open to the media. Coach Pat Shurmur said Hillis would likely test his hamstring with some running.
Has the "Madden Curse" hit Peyton Hillis? The Browns' bruising RB will miss Sunday's home game against the Seahawks because of his hamstring injury.
Browns coach Pat Shurmur isn't ready to rule out injured running back Peyton Hillis for Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks just yet.
With Peyton Hillis listed as questionable for the Cleveland Browns against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Montario Hardesty will get the start at running back. Hardesty is looking forward to facing the Seahawks, after his poor performance at Oakland previously, while Chris Ogbonnaya is the third-down back. Hillis suffered a hamstring injury last week against the Raiders. Im definitely...
For any of you who heard Mike Holmgren’s press conference which took place on Thursday, you know one of the hottest topics was the Peyton Hillis contract extension and it’s surrounding debacle. There is no need to go into anything deeper as Craig has dissected it at length yesterday and again this morning.
All of the big hitters in the Cleveland sports media were in the...
Browns running back Montario Hardesty can't wait to put the Raiders game behind him and start against the Seahawks if Peyton Hillis can't play.
Browns president Mike Holmgren says contract negotiations with running back Peyton Hillis are "quiet now," but the team remains open to signing him to a long-term extension Holmgren met with Cleveland's media for the first time since training camp on Thursday and addressed a wide range of topics, including Hillis' future.