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Browns ink 3rd round draft pick to deal

The Browns have agreed to contract terms with rookie inside linebacker Chris Kirksey. The team selected Kirksey in the third round of last month’s NFL draft from Iowa. The 6-foot-2, 235-pounder is expected to compete with Craig Robertson for a starting spot alongside Karlos Dansby. Kirksey’s deal is worth $3.04 million and includes a $662,500 […] The post Browns ink 3rd round...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns tender linebacker Craig Robertson, Jackson signs with Colts

BROWNS TENDER CRAIG ROBERTSON  The Cleveland Browns have extended an exclusive-rights contract tender to inside linebacker Craig Robertson. An exclusive-rights free agent is a player with under three years of total NFL experience. Robertson, who will be entering his third season with the Browns, will not have negotiating power and must stay with the Browns after the tender. After...
Via Cleveland Sports Chat
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns tender inside linebacker Craig Robertson as exclusive-rights free agent

The Browns have extended a contract tender to inside linebacker Craig Robertson as an exclusive-rights free agent, a team spokesman confirmed. Exclusive-rights free agents are players with fewer than three accrued seasons. They don’t have negotiating power and must stay with a team if they’re tendered. So Robertson will return to the Browns for the 2014 season after serving...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns sign linebacker Craig Robertson as exclusive-rights free agent

Don’t you go worrying about those supposed holes in the Cleveland Browns linebacking corps: The team has extended a contract tender to inside linebacker Craig Robertson as an exclusive-rights free agent. Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon-Journal confirms, through a team spokesman, that Robertson has been tagged with the “exclusive rights” maneuver, one that provides a player...
Via Waiting For Next Year
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Browns Tender ILB Craig Robertson

Tom Pelissero of USA Today reports that the Browns have tendered a contract to ILB Craig Robertson. Robertson, 26, was an exclusive-rights free agent, so he comes with a very reasonable salary of $570,000. Last year, Robertson totaled 85 tackles, three sacks, an interception, a forced fumble and a recovery for the Browns last season. Pro Football Focus rated him as the fourth...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns Injury Report: LB Craig Robertson Still Sidelined On Thursday

The Thursday injury report for the Cleveland Browns is now in and it includes several changes from the one released on Wednesday. Not practicing for a second straight day were tight end MarQueis Gray (hamstring) and linebacker Craig Robertson (knee). Robertson is a starter, so Friday will certainly be a big day for him. Limited on Thursday were defensive end Armonty Bryant (back...
Via Steelers Depot
November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns Injury Report: Starting LB Craig Robertson Sidelined With Knee Injury

The Cleveland Browns have now released their first injury report of the week as they prepare to host the Pittsburgh Steelers this coming Sunday. Not practicing on Wednesday were defensive end Armonty Bryant (back), tight end MarQueis Gray (hamstring) and linebacker Craig Robertson (knee). Robertson has started every game at inside linebacker for the Browns this season and is currently...
Via Steelers Depot
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Browns’ Robertson suffered knee sprain in Sunday’s loss

Browns inside linebacker Craig Robertson reportedly suffered a knee sprain in Sunday’s loss to the Bengals. Scott Petrak of The Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports that Robertson underwent an MRI on Monday and could miss practice time this week if results turn up anything that would require rest. Tank Carder replaced Robertson on Sunday and would likely draw the start opposite D’Qwell...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Cleveland’s Craig Robertson working hard to make an impact

Before training camp began, defensive coordinator Ray Horton was talking to the media about his defensive scheme and specific players therein. He answered questions about rookie draft pick Barkevious Mingo and free agent acquisition Paul Kruger. He discussed established veterans like Joe Haden and D’Qwell Jackson. He talked about being pleased with Jabaal Sheard’s progress in...
Via Waiting For Next Year
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Robertson “getting the first crack” at the starting linebacker job

Cleveland Browns linebacker Craig Robertson appears to be the front-runner to win the starting job next to D’Qwell Jackson for the 2013 season. Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon-Journal reports that Robertson and fellow second-year Brown James Michael-Johnson form a two-man race to join the starting unit. Robertson appeared in all 16 games as a rookie, recording 93 tackles, one sack...
Via Waiting For Next Year
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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