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Browns Will Review Michael Lombardi’s Controversial Combine Paperwork

The Cleveland Browns don’t seem too worried that fired general manager Michael Lombardi was stealing information from their team. Lombardi caused a stir when he was spotted with New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick at the NFL Scouting Combine holding a piece of paper with two Browns logos on it. Lombardi was fired by the Browns earlier in the month and swiftly hired by...
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Lombardi’s Combine Paperwork Causes Browns Fans To Freak Out

The New England Patriots’ new assistant to the coaching staff Michael Lombardi attended the NFL Scouting Combine and held a piece of paper that contained a Cleveland Browns logo. This made Browns fans very suspicious. Lombardi was fired by the Browns earlier in the month after one season as the team’s general manager. He was quickly scooped up by the Patriots, in part to help...
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Lombardi Joins New England Patriots As Assistant To Coaching Staff

Michael Lombardi officially joined the New England Patriots on Thursday. Lombardi’s official title with the Patriots is “assistant to the coaching staff.” Lombardi was expected to have a front office role since he has never served in a coaching capacity. Lombardi traveled with head coach Bill Belichick, director of player personnel Nick Caserio and offensive coordinator Josh...
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Browns General Manager Michael Lombardi to join Patriots’ front office

Another team's trash is another team's treasure. Curtis Crabtree of NBCSports reports that recently fired Cleveland Browns General Manager, Michael Lombardi, will join the New England Patriots’ front office.It is unclear what role Lombardi will take on in Foxboro.  However, Lombardi to Route 1 reunites him with his old Cleveland buddy; Patriots head coach, Bill Belichick.Lombardi...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Michael Lombardi Could Join New England Patriots’ Front Office

Michael Lombardi could be reuniting with Bill Belichick in the front office of the New England Patriots. “It’s looking like” Lombardi might be headed to the Patriots, according to Chris Fedor of 92.3 The Fan in Cleveland. Lombardi was fired on Tuesday by the Cleveland Browns. He had served as the Browns’ general manager since January 2013. Lombardi previously worked with...
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

10 most dysfunctional NFL teams

Tuesday’s move by the Cleveland Browns to relieve Joe Banner and Michael Lombardi of their posts sent shockwaves through the NFL. There’s little doubt the dysfunction within the Browns’ organization is some of the most robust in the league, but where do the Browns rank among the other dysfunctional franchises in the league? Let’s take a look. Dishonorable Mentions: Tennessee...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Banner, Lombardi Both Out In Cleveland After One Season

On Tuesday, the Cleveland Browns promoted Ray Farmer to General Manager and announced that Joe Banner will be stepping down in the next two months. In addition, the team announced that current General Manager Michael Lombardi is departing the organization. In other words, just as head coach Rob Chudzinski was one in done in Cleveland, so too are Banner and Lombardi. The Browns hired...
Via Steelers Depot
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns announce front office changes

The Cleveland Browns announced a major reconstruction of their front office Tuesday morning including the exit of general manager Michael Lombardi and Joe Banner transitioning out of his role as CEO.   Ray Farmer was promoted to general manager, and the club says he will take over the team's football operations immediately. That includes leading the team through free agency and...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Banner steps down, Mike Lombardi out as Browns general manager

The fun never stops in Berea. Just weeks after the Cleveland Browns hired Mike Pettine as their new head coach, the front office has beeen shaken up in a drastic fashion. On Tuesday, the team announced that they have promoted Ray Farmer to General Manager and with Joe Banner stepping down in the next two months as he transitions out of his role as CEO. Farmer will immediately take...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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