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Browns’ Joe Thomas on Deflategate: ‘What does it matter?’

Cleveland Browns tackle Joe Thomas gave ESPN quite an earful on his opinion of Roger Goodell’s #Deflategate ‘witch hunt’ against quarterback Brady: “I would equate what [Tom Brady] did to driving 66 [mph] in a 65 speed zone, and getting the death penalty,” Thomas said, while also prasiing Goodell for his brilliance from a marketing standpoint. “I’m not sure if he realizes...
Via Low Brow Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Heel Turn: Joe Thomas supports Tom Brady, compares Roger Goodell to WWE’s Vince McMahon

Cleveland Browns All-Pro left tackle Joe Thomas is not the most outspoken player in the NFL. Roger Goodell’s treatment of Tom Brady in the so-called Deflategate controversy, however, inspired No. 73 to offer his two cents, which included comparing the NFL commish to WWE boss Vince McMahon. From ESPN’s Pat McManamon: “It’s turning into the WWE really. It’s like the Vince...
Via Waiting For Next Year
9 days ago  |  Discuss

PFF ranks Joe Thomas, Joel Bitonio, and Alex Mack among NFL best OL

Pro Football Focus (PFF) has become one of the more trusted sources of advanced analytical information about the NFL over the past several seasons. In the preseason tradition of releasing rankings and expectations for NFL teams and players, PFF has began releasing their top 10 player rankings at each position. Fans of the Cleveland Browns will be ecstatic to find that three of the...
Via Waiting For Next Year
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Manziel would be NFL's most popular if he flipped off Goodell

At least one of Johnny Manziel’s teammates believes the second-year quarterback has what it takes to become one of the NFL’s most popular players. Throw in some wins and giving Commissioner Roger Goodell the finger likely would seal the deal, says Joe Thomas. Asked if Manziel, who has attempted to rehabilitate his image during the offseason, has grown out of such antics, Thomas...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
21 days ago  |  Discuss

News on Joe Thomas, Brian Hartline, lefty Manziel and more from Browns training camp

I made it out to Cleveland Browns training camp today and here are some of the things that I saw. Johnny Lefty Johnny Manziel had a sore elbow and nobody knew it until he started throwing lefty. Coach Mike Pettine and quarterbacks coach Kevin O’Connell both said Manziel is likely to play Thursday against Washington and that it was just general soreness. It was still very confusing...
Via Waiting For Next Year
22 days ago  |  Discuss

JOE THOMAS INJURED (but expected to be just fine)

It’s okay, everyone. No need to drive to the I-480 bridge. Yes, Joe Thomas was hurt in practice on Monday. But, it sounds like he’s going to be fine. Thomas went down after having his right leg rolled up on at training camp, reportedly by rookie defensive tackle Danny Shelton. Word in Berea is that Thomas did not suffer a serious injury, and, thus, Shelton will not be punished...
Via Waiting For Next Year
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns owner on Manziel: I think he's starting to grow up

Johnny Manziel didn’t meet the lofty expectations set for him as a rookie due to a variety of reasons—both on and off the field—but a renewed work ethic has the Cleveland Browns quarterback turning a few heads, one of which is team owner Jimmy Haslam. Following the Browns’ intrasquad scrimmage on Friday, according to ESPN’s Pat McManamon, Haslam said of Manziel: “I...
Via Sportsnaut
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Thomas: Manziel is 'night and day' compared to rookie season

Don’t write off Johnny Manziel’s NFL career yet, Cleveland Browns fans. According to universally-respected teammate and starting left tackle Joe Thomas, there’s a fresh face walking the halls at the Browns practice facility these days: “Last year on a Saturday, you might see a picture of him on Instagram floating in a swan drinking champagne,” Thomas told NFL Media’s...
Via Sportsnaut
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns OT: Johnny Manziel lost the trust of teammates

After 10 weeks, reports indicate that Johnny Manziel is expected to be released soon from an undisclosed Ohio treatment facility, perhaps as soon as sometime this week. While an encouraging development, comments from Joe Thomas indicates Manziel nevertheless has a lot of work left to do to regain the trust of his teammates when he...Read More The post Joe Thomas: Johnny Manziel...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Female Friday: Joe Thomas’ wife is an All-Pro in the looks department

This week’s Female Friday features Annie Thomas, the wife of All Pro LT Joe Thomas. When she’s not busy being attractive, you can find her on the sidelines at a Cleveland State Women’s Basketball game. Since 2007, Thomas has been an assistant for the team, but if it gives us more opportunities to see her face then I’m all for it.   You may also be interested in:Projecting...
Via cover32 - Browns
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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