Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


JAMES BROWN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Browns keep adjusting roster; Burleson, Gilkey and Grossman among those released

While we were away getting our new look, the Cleveland Browns decided to make a slew of roster moves in attempt to thin their roster down to 53 men. Wide receiver Nate Burleson missed most of training camp and preseason with injury resulting in the team deciding to keep youth and potential over Burleson’s experience as Charles Johnson and Taylor Gabriel both made the squad over...
Via Waiting For Next Year
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns add three more to practice squad

On Monday the Cleveland Browns announced that they have signed OL Patrick Lewis, OL Karim Barton and WR Charles Johnson to the practice squad. Lewis spent 11 weeks on the Browns' active roster last season. He dressed but did not play in three games and was inactive for eight more. He also spent three weeks on the club's practice squad before being signed to Jacksonville&...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny (better) be good — Browns cut Grossman, leaving 2 QBs on roster

  Rex Grossman lost his tutoring gig with the Browns. The veteran quarterback was released Sunday by Cleveland, leaving starter Brian Hoyer and rookie backup Johnny Manziel as the only QBs on the Browns' roster. Grossman signed with the Browns as a free agent on Aug. 12, brought in because of his experience running coordinator Kyle Shanahan's offense. Grossman and Shanahan...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns awarded four players via waivers, add five to practice squad

BEREA, Ohio -- The Cleveland Browns on Sunday were awarded four players via waivers. The team acquired WR LaRon Byrd (Dallas), OL Caylin Hauptmann (Seattle), OL Ryan Seymour (San Francisco) and RB Glenn Winston (San Francisco). The Browns also signed OL James Brown, DL Jacobbi McDaniel, TE Emmanuel Ogbuehi, LB Keith Pough and LB Justin Staples to the practice squad. General Manager...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears roster at 75 with release of Frey, Brown

The Chicago Bears trimmed two more veterans to reach the NFL-mandated 75 player limit Tuesday, releasing CB Isaiah Frey and OL James Brown. Frey, a 2012 sixth-round pick from Nevada, took over the nickel back job last season when Kelvin Hayden went down for the year with a training camp injury. Frey himself was sidelined through much of camp this [...]
Via Bears Claws
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears Cut Roster to 75 Players, Cut CB and OL

The 75-man roster has been reached by the Chicago Bears. #Bears get down to 75 roster maximum by releasing CB Isaiah Frey and OL James Brown. — Brad Biggs (@BradBiggs) August 26, 2014 The Bears released CB Isaiah Frey and OL James Brown Tuesday afternoon, getting their roster spot down to 75 men before the 3 p.m. deadline. The cut of Frey leaves only two players left from Phil...
Via Sports Mockery
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Roster Notes: James Brown is the Wild Card

James Brown was rated by Mel Kiper Jr. as the 54th best prospect coming into the 2012 NFL draft.  By Kiper's rankings that meant Brown should have been drafted in the second round of the NFL Draft.  Many other draftnik sites saw Brown as a mid round prospect who should have been drafted as an offensive guard.  Instead Brown wasn't drafted and he was signed by the Bears...
Via Midway Illustrated
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

BR Rookie Diary: James Brown

Bear Report goes one-on-one with the Bears’ newest starting offensive lineman, undrafted rookie James Brown, who will be making his third straight start at left guard against the Lions.
Via chi.scout.com
December 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears promote OL Brown from practice squad

The Chicago Bears elevated offensive lineman James Brown from the practice squad and placed guard Chilo Rachal on reserve/left squad due to personal reasons. Brown is an undrafted rookie free agent from Troy, where he was first-team All-Sun Belt Conference as a senior.
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Brown making a splash at Bears camp

Bears offensive tackle James Brown is moving up Chicago’s depth chart, recently working with the second team at training camp. Bear Report goes 1-on-1 with the undrafted rookie from Troy.
Via chi.scout.com
August 03, 2012  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
Browns News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Raiders fire Dennis Allen after 0-4 start

Chiefs player penalized for praying after TD

Did Roger Goodell’s bodyguard assault a photographer?

Kobe, Deron engage in war of words

Belichick laughs off QB question

Joe Fauria's puppy caused ankle injury

Texas WR takes shot at Baylor

Jim Harbaugh rips Deion Sanders' report

NBA GMs on the hot seat

Bills bench Manuel for Kyle Orton

The most and least improved hitters

Report: Jovan Belcher likely had CTE

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.