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LEON MCFADDEN RUMORS

NFL Notes: Browns, Buccaneers, Falcons, Ravens, & Saints

  Browns Pat McManamon of ESPN.com believes 2013 third-round pick CB Leon McFadden‘s time with the Browns could already be coming to an end. Buccaneers Pat Yasinskas of ESPN.com has the Buccaneers keeping six running backs, despite the fact that there has been speculation that one of Mike James, Bobby Rainey and Jeff Demps could be left off the team’s roster. Falcons ESPN’s...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns’ Leon McFadden prepares for battle at cornerback

Now Browns cornerback Leon McFadden knows how Buster Skrine feels. The Browns’ former regime drafted McFadden in the third round out of San Diego State in 2013 to challenge cornerback Skrine. A groin injury in training camp kept McFadden from challenging Skrine. He missed the first two preseason games in 2013 before returning in the third preseason game against the Indianapolis...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns looking for next man up

If cornerback Joe Haden can't go for the Browns on Sunday, the spotlight will turn to rookies Leon McFadden and Julian Posey.
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter King: Pass interference call “handed New England a win”

Tom Brady throws deep down the right sideline for Josh Boyce, into the end zone, with rookie cornerback Leon McFadden in coverage. There is light contact. Incidental contact. The ball falls incomplete. McFadden is flagged for defensive pass interference. The 29-yard penalty puts the ball at the Cleveland 1, and Brady throws the winning touchdown pass to Danny Amendola on the next...
Via Waiting For Next Year
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Pics: First look at the new FirstEnergy Stadium

The details will be forthcoming, but we wanted you to see the latest pictures of what the new Browns stadium will look like. Click photos for bigger looks. I’m sure higher quality pics will be available soon. [Related: NFL News: Leon McFadden’s snap count to increase]  
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Leon McFadden’s snap count to increase

As the Cleveland Browns continue to have one of the better defensive units in the NFL, it may soon see an increased snap presence from rookie cornerback Leon McFadden. In a recent edition of “Hey Mary,” Cleveland Plain Dealer beat writer stated that McFadden should have a larger role once the Browns come out of their bye week. “I have complete confidence in him.” said Browns...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Mingo’s injury puts spotlight on McFadden

Last season the Browns started several players that were drafted in 2012. They included Trent Richardson, Brandon Weeden and Mitchell Schwartz, plus spot starts or significant contributions from Billy Winn, John Hughes, James Michael-Johnson and Travis Benjamin. In addition, undrafted free agents Craig Robertson, L.J. Fort, Tashaun Gipson, Josh Cooper and Johnson Bademosi all were...
Via Waiting For Next Year
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

McFadden Trying to Make Mark

BEREA, Ohio--Rookie Leon McFadden is trying to make a quick impression on the coaching staff and make his case for being the starting cornerback opposite of Joe Haden. However, McFadden will have a lot of ground to make up between now and Sept, 8 as he tries to overtake veterans Chris Owens and Buster Skrine. Owens is the favorite to open the season by virtue of his NFL experience...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns sign third-round CB Leon McFadden to 4-year deal

Browns third-round pick Leon McFadden won't miss a beat in his bid to become the starting cornerback opposite Joe Haden. McFadden, 5-9, 195, signed a four-year contract today on rookie reporting day for the Browns. Terms of the deal were undisclosed. McFadden's signing came hours after the Browns signed defensive lineman Armonty Bryant, the seventh-round pick out of East...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns Select Leon McFadden In Third Round Of 2013 NFL Draft

3.06 Cleveland Browns Leon McFadden, CB, San Diego State (5-9⅝, 193) With the sixth selection (68th overall) in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Cleveland Browns select cornerback Leon McFadden from San Diego State.  McFadden does not have the prototypical size and speed to be a corner in the NFL, but makes up for this with his quick burst ability.  He uses this skill...
Via FF Locker Room
June 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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