BEREA, Ohio - The Cleveland Browns have a long-snapping issue, and now they appear to have a long-snapping competition.
The team signed long snapper Charley Hughlett to the practice squad Tuesday, five days after Hughlett was one of two long snappers to work out for the team. Christian Yount remains the lone long snapper on the regular roster.
Yount has had bad snaps in each of the...
Special teams issues in last Sunday's game remain a focus for the Browns.
While long snapper Christian Yount was at practice on Wednesday, head coach Mike Pettine was asked about the position and if it would be looked at during the bye week.
"It's still being evaluated," Pettine said. "(Special teams coach) Chris (Tabor) challenged him."
There's never a good time to have a bad game in the NFL.
But a dodgy performance heading into a bye week can make for unsettling days for a player such as embattled long-snapper Christian Yount.
At least one shaky snap in each of the first three games has Browns coaches contemplating change at arguably the most disposable position.
The Browns botched a pair of fourth-quarter...
The Cleveland Browns have inked long snapper Christian Yount to a four-year contract extension which will span through the 2017 NFL season.
Tunnel Vision: Being that he is a long snapper, Yount holds no fantasy football value. But congratulations to the undrafted 2011 free agent all the same.
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Browns long snapper Christian Yount has agreed to a five-year contract with Cleveland that runs through 2017.
Yount, 25, is in his third year with Cleveland and has played in all 21 games since being signed Nov. 29, 2011. He is the lone holdover among the Browns' specialists as they did not re-sign Pro Bowl kicker Phil Dawson or punter Reggie Hodges.
The undrafted UCLA product...
The Cleveland Browns extended a snapper on Tuesday, but not the one that fans have been clamoring for. Long snapper Christian Yount has been inked to a five year extension the team announced.
“Christian has proven that he’s a reliable contributor,” Head Coach Rob Chudzinski said. “He’s an important cog at an often undervalued position. We’re happy to have him on our team...
The Cleveland Browns on Tuesday agreed to terms on a five-year contract with long snapper Christian Yount, the team announced.
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Jordan Norwood and long snapper Christian Yount signed their tenders as exclusive rights players Tuesday, according to the team.
Norwood appeared in two games as a reserve last year before a foot injury forced him to miss the final 11 contests of the season. He tallied 13 receptions for 137 yards, including a career-best nine receptions for a career...