Found September 19, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Injured second-year quarterback Brandon Weeden is no longer the oldest starter on the Cleveland Browns' offense. Veteran running back Willis McGahee 31 has passed his physical and agreed to terms with the Browns sources tell NFL Media's Jeff Darlington. Although one report suggested the Denver Broncos released McGahee in June primarily due to concerns about the torn MCL and compression fracture that ended his 2012 season he's now passed physicals from three different teams. The Browns aren't signing McGahee to sit on the bench. He's reportedly in "great shape" which makes him the favorite to assume lead-back duties over Bobby Rainey and Chris Ogbonnaya.

Browns sign running back McGahee

The Browns have signed free agent running back Willis McGahee, giving them a capable veteran after trading Trent Richardson. The 31-year-old McGahee, who spent last season with Denver, passed his physical Thursday as the Browns were practicing. He brings much-needed experience after the Browns dealt Richardson to Indianapolis on Wednesday. It's not yet known if McGahee will...

Willis McGahee Signs with Browns

Willis McGahee passed his physical, has officially signed with the Cleveland Browns and "plans" to play in Week 3, according to Jeff Darlington of Spin:If he does play he'll likely split carries with Bobby Rainey, leaving both players as low-end flex options. McGahee is a must-add player because he'll eventually become the lead back, but his upside is limited.

McGahee to the Rescue?

Willis McGahee is ready to prove himself as the member of the Cleveland Browns after not playing since last November.

Report: Browns to Sign Willis McGahee If Running Back Passes Physical

It did not take for the Browns to narrow down their search for Trent Richardson‘s replacement. Shortly after finalizing the deal to send Richardson to Indianapolis for a first-round pick, Cleveland announced that free-agent running back Willis McGahee will come in for a physical on Thursday. Both’s Jason La Canfora and’s Ian Rapoport report that the team...

Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski may not give Brandon Weeden his starting job back

Brandon Weeden, the 29 year-old sophomore quarterback, will not start this Sunday against he Vikings due to a thumb injury. Furthermore, it looks like Weeden will not be guaranteed to be the starter once he is fully healthy. Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski had this to say: “I don’t really see it as that. We’ll see how things are going, how Brandon is doing from a health...

Browns news: Chud refuses to guarantee Weeden starting job

The drama continues. The day after trading Trent Richardson and naming third-stringer Brian Hoyer the starting quarterback for Sunday’s game against the Vikings, Browns coach Rob Chudzinksi danced around the whether or not second year quarterback Brandon Weeden will be resume the starters role when he returns from his sprained thumb, Mary Kay Cabot reports. Conventional wisdom...

Cleveland Trades Trent Richardson to Indianapolis Colts For 1st Round Pick. Browns Looking to Sign Willis McGahee

The Cleveland Browns have traded 2nd year running back Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts for a first round draft pick.  The Browns are seriously thin at the RB position, as Richardson has handled every single carry so far this season.  The Browns are looking to sign veteran Willis McGahee, granted he passes a physical.  Fantasy managers are scrambling to add McGahee and...

Surgery unlikely for Browns' Weeden

Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden will probably not need surgery on his sprained right thumb and could return sooner than expected. Coach Rob Chudzinski said after practice on Friday that it's ''highly unlikely'' that the second-year QB will need surgery. Weeden was injured in Sunday's loss at Baltimore. On Thursday, he visited a hand specialist, who confirmed...

Cleveland Browns fan has fantastic franchise quarterbacks jersey (photo)

It was announced on Wednesday that third-string quarterback Brian Hoyer would get the start in the battle of 0-2 teams on Sunday when the Cleveland Browns take on the Minnesota Vikings. Hoyer is stepping in for Brandon Weeden, who has an injured thumb, and above second-string quarterback Jason Campbell, who was treated like a signal-calling […]The post Cleveland Browns fan has...

Tom Reed discusses the Trent Richardson trade by the Browns – WFNY Podcast – 2013-09-19

Tom Reed is a great reporter and always a really thoughtful podcast guest, so I wanted to get his take on the Browns trade, the mood in Berea following the trade and what it all means for the future. Tanking and how the idea of it ever came to be How did the Browns do selling this to the fans? Giving up on Trent Richardson this early is truly shocking The pressure that Joe Banner...

Starting quarterbacks already losing their jobs

Just two weeks into the regular season and we're already seeing the result of a pass driven league. Quarterbacks that entered the league as starters are already dropping like flies. The top stories of the week came from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Cleveland Browns. Apparently, the rift between Josh Freeman and head coach Greg Schiano may be deep enough to derail both men...

Hey Cleveland, it’s me…Quarterback Controversy: Brian Hoyer’s Maiden Voyage with the Cleveland Browns

The hometown kid is getting the starting nod. One day after saying the decision had not yet been made, Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski announced that their starting quarterback this Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings will be one Brian Hoyer. On the cover, a thumb injury sustained by Brandon Weeden a week earlier paved the way for Hoyer to get the nod. Peel back the onion...

Browns seeing their relevancy for a generation slipping away

These thoughts have been going through my tortured mind since the end of week 1, when the Browns looked like a Division I-AA team, losing at home yet again on Opening Day, this time to the Dolphins. Well done, Brokaw. That was fast. Week two had my hopes still a bit inflated, as I was thinking that Weeden's flashes he shows, albeit all too rarely, were going to...

Former Patriots Quarterback Brian Hoyer to Start for Browns on Sunday

BEREA, Ohio — Browns third-string quarterback Brian Hoyer will start Sunday against Minnesota in place of Brandon Weeden, who sprained his right thumb last week. Cleveland surprisingly decided to go with Hoyer over more experienced backup Jason Campbell. Campbell came in for one series in the fourth quarter against Baltimore after Weeden injured his thumb when he banged it on a...

Browns Punt 2013

Brian Hoyer, starting NFL Cleveland Browns quarterback. Trent Richardson, Indianapolis Colts running back. Say what you like about tanking a season to try and draft a franchise QB. At least it’s an ethos. This team wasn’t going anywhere with Brandon Weeden, anyway. And even apart from Mike Lombardi’s impeccable track record, no one has a clearer direction than Joe Banner, nor...
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