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Tampa Bay Signs Slot Receiver Jordan Norwood

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed wide receiver Jordan Norwood. Norwood, who plays primarily in the slot, was released by the Cleveland Browns under a week ago. The Browns acquired the services of Davone Bess and do not need Norwood anymore. But in Tampa, they do not have a true slot receiver on staff and Norwood has a chance to carve out a role. Jordan shouldn’t be on your...
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August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Former Browns receiver Jordan Norwood lands in Tampa

It didn’t take long for Cleveland Browns receiving cast-off Jordan Norwood to find a home. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have added Norwood to their roster. It is presumed that Norwood’s returner skills also helped drive the Buccaneers to give the veteran a look. I think the Bucs just want to take a look at Norwood to see if he can help as a backup. The Bucs are set with starters...
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August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Browns release veteran wide receiver Jordan Norwood

The Browns have released wide receiver Jordan Norwood. Norwood has had trouble with his hamstring for the last few weeks, limiting his opportunities on the field. The injury, combined with the number of slot receivers on the roster this season was too much for Norwood to overcome and stick with the team. The Browns traded for Davone Bess during the draft to be their primary slot...
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August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns WR Norwood signs tender

Browns wide receiver Jordan Norwood has signed his tender as an exclusive-rights player. Norwood made four starts for Cleveland last season. He caught 23 passes for 268 yards and a touchdown. The former Penn State player showed he could be a potential big-play threat in Cleveland's west coast system. The 25-year-old Norwood will make a base salary of $465,000 this season as...
Via AP on Fox
April 17, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL Report: Jordan Norwood signs tender

On the second day of off season workouts, Browns WR Jordan Norwood signed his tender as an exclusive rights player. His salary for 2012 will be $465,000. Norwood was 6th on the team in catches with 23 and in receiving yards with 268. He was second on the team in yards per catch at 11.7 and scored his first career touchdown against the Bengals. He was originally signed by Cleveland...
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April 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Cleveland’s Jordan Norwood Discusses Penn State Scandal

Many folks were quick to link Cleveland Browns front office comrade Jon Sandusky to the sad, complex and still-developing scandal which has unfolded in Happy Valley. Though the football program is secondary to what has occurred at Linebacker U., up-and-coming Browns first-year wide receiver Jordan Norwood recently spoke of the issues that have recently come down upon his alma mater...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Receiver Jordan Norwood a former volunteer for disgraced Penn State coach's charity: Cleveland Browns Insider

The Penn State scandal hits close to home for Browns receiver Jordan Norwood, who volunteered for Jerry Sandusky's Second Mile.
November 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Browns players branching into horse racing

NORTH RANDALL, Ohio Cleveland Browns wide receiver Jordan Norwood has made his way in the NFL by not being afraid of bigger linebackers and safeties coming at him with bad intentions. The first time Norwood officially met a friendly thoroughbred was a different story. "I was a little hesitant," Norwood said. "Actually, I was pretty darn nervous to even get close...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns P.M. links: An offensive positive -- Jordan Norwood, tight ends caught 11 of 12 passes thrown their way

Not much is going right for the Browns' offense. Links to numerous Browns' stories.
October 31, 2011  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns P.M. links: Given the wide receiver situation, how about a look at Jordan Norwood?

The Browns already lack playmaking wide receivers, and they could be without one of their better ones against San Francisco. More Browns links.
October 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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