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Browns extend 3rd-stringer as QB fracas goes on

As the world according to the Cleveland Browns turns amid the Johnny Manziel - Josh McCown debate, the team has quietly put their faith (and money) in another quarterback - the 26-year-old Austin Davis. On Wednesday, the Browns signed Davis to a two-year, $4.2 million contract extension through 2017, per the Associated Press. Davis, who hasn't seen any action yet in 2015, went...
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Browns sign third-string quarterback to 2-year extension

BEREA, Ohio (AP) The Browns have signed third-string quarterback Austin Davis to a two-year contract extension through 2017. It's a puzzling move for the team with the debate over whether Josh McCown or Johnny Manziel should start intensifies around Cleveland. The Browns signed Davis, who went 3-5 as a starter last season with St. Louis, to a one-year deal on Sept. 7, two days after...
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Browns extend backup QB Austin Davis for two years

Someday Austin Davis will probably be the most popular man in Cleveland. I wonder if he knows this yet? The Cleveland Browns’ newest backup and the guy who most think of as either “not Johnny Manziel” and / or “not Connor Shaw” has been re-upped for two years according to reports out of ESPN. #BREAKING: ESPN's @FieldYates reports the @Browns have signed reserve QB Austin...
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Browns Sign QB Austin Davis To A Two-Year, $4.17M Extension

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Cleveland Browns have signed reserve QB Austin Davis to a two-year, $4.173 million extension. Yates adds that this move will keep Davis under team control through the 2017 season. Davis, 26, originally signed on with the Rams as an undrafted free agent out of Southern Miss. He had a brief stint with the Dolphins … ...
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McCown out until at least Friday, Manziel running with Browns starters

When Josh McCown went airborne and ended up being hit twice while helicoptering to the unforgiving turf sans football, most spectators likely understood McCown’s first game was complete, and that he would enter the dreaded NFL concussion protocol. Such was the case, and the Cleveland Browns coaches have since been preparing Johnny Manziel to start against the Tennessee Titans...
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Browns sign QB Austin Davis to 53-man roster

The Cleveland Browns announced that they have signed quarterback Austin Davis on Monday, following his trip to the Browns’ facility and the passing of his physical on Monday. With Johnny Manziel suffering through an elbow injury, the Browns are in need of a backup quarterback ahead of Sunday’s opener in New York, against the Jets. Davis appears to be the guy the Browns have chosen...
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Cleveland Browns have agreed to sign quarterback Austin Davis

The Cleveland Browns have signed quarterback Austin Davis to be their third string option, reports Mary Kay Cabot of Northeast Ohio Media Group. #browns have signed QB Austin Davis — Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) September 7, 2015 @MaryKayCabot Davis is known for his eight starts with the St. Louis Rams last season, completing 63.4 percent go his passes for 12 touchdowns...
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Rams security guard didn't know who Austin Davis was

Fun fact: Austin Davis has thrown for more yards per game this season than both Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers. Another fun fact: A lot of people still have no idea who he is. The St. Louis Rams quarterback turned in another impressive performance Sunday, completing 18 of 21 passes for two touchdowns and no interceptions in the team’s shocking upset of the Seattle Seahawks. During...
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Austin Davis has earned the right to start again this Sunday

On a warm, muggy, Florida afternoon, St. Louis Rams quarterback Austin Davis broke the huddle as the clock showed 5:08 in the fourth quarter of the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Trailing by a point and starting in the shadow of his own end zone, Davis was about to live out the dream of every young boy who has ever dreamed of playing in the NFL. Not many quarterbacks engineer...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams: Which rookies will make the team?

The St. Louis Rams had one of the best drafts in franchise history, using 11 picks to fill necessary  needs at certain positions and adding depth to areas of the team like the secondary and the defensive line. It has been a while since there were legitimate position battles during OTA’s and training camp, so this is an exciting time for the Rams and the expectations are high....
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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