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Browns Rumors: Mike Pettine expects Josh Gordon suspension

The Josh Gordon suspension appeal decision is still up in the air. Nate Ulrich says Cleveland Browns head coach, Mike Pettine says he expect some sort of suspension, he’s just as much in the dark as the rest of use right now.The 'unknown' with Gordon and his suspension case leaves Cleveland uncertain of what they can, or can’t, expect from their star wide receiver. Gordon...
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Despite Sam Bradford injury, Pettine doesn’t think Hoyer is back too soon

In the wake of the Rams losing Sam Bradford to an ACL tear, it’s natural to wonder if the Browns’ own QB isn’t coming back too quickly. It hasn’t even been a year since Brian Hoyer tore his ACL against Buffalo and he’s back out there as the Cleveland Browns starter. When talking about the situation, Mike Pettine said he doesn’t think Hoyer’s back too quickly. “The...
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Cleveland Browns Making Preparations for Josh Gordon’s Absence

In a press conference today, Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine told reporters that the franchise anticipates wide receiver Josh Gordon to be suspended for some portion of the season. Mike Pettine admits Browns are "fairly certain" to not have Josh Gordon for at least part of the 2014 season — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) August 24,...
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Browns Mike Pettine Says Team Could Use 2-QB System

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine seems to have no clue about what he wants to do with rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel. After handing the starting quarterback job over to Brian Hoyer, Pettine insist there still could be a package available to help utilize Manziel’s skills. Browns coach Mike Pettine told Ross Tucker on SiriusXM NFL Radio that a “Manziel package” is...
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Hot off the presses, here's the 'Johnny Clipboard' shirt

In light of the announcement on Wednesday by Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine that Brian Hoyer, not Johnny Manziel, would be starting under center when the team kicks off the 2014 NFL season against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sept. 7, a very savvy entrepreneurial enterprise is attempting to capitalize financially on Johnny Football beginning […] The post Hot off the presses...
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Mike Pettine: There’s a scenario where Johnny Manziel doesn’t play this season

If you ask most people, there was just no way that Mike Pettine would start anyone other than Johnny Manziel at quarterback in Week 1 against the Browns. But Pettine surprised everyone by naming Brian Hoyer his starter. With that decision out of the way, people turned their focus to which week Manziel would relieve Hoyer of his duties as the starter. The leader in the clubhouse at...
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Mike Pettine calls out Josh Gordon for lack of effort

Spending much of his career teetering a delicate balance of lethargy and effortless excellence, Josh Gordon’s act has worn thin. Following the Cleveland Browns disappointing outing in their second preseason game, head coach Mike Pettine called out the Pro Bowl receiver for a lack of effort that led to multiple dropped passes. There were a couple plays where I think — we just...
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Pettine Suggests Johnny Manziel’s ‘Middle Finger’ Will Play Role in QB Decision

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel didn’t necessarily have himself a great second preseason outing on Monday Night Football against the Washington Redskins. After completing just 7-of-16 passes and flipping the bird at the Redskins sideline, Manziel continued to draw criticism a day later for both his play and actions on the field.  Now Browns head coach Mike Pettine...
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Mike Pettine Not Ready To Name Browns Starting QB Yet

Mike Pettine seems to love the drama just as much as the media covering the Cleveland Browns. Despite setting a Tuesday deadline to name his starting quarterback, the Browns head coach told the media that he’s not prepared to name a week-1 starter at this time.  “Under ideal circumstances, we would have named one,” Pettine said on a conference call. “If we have to wait...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Pettine declines to name a starter- “Not in position to make it at this time”

Mike Pettine told the media on Tuesday that the team was not ready to name a starting quarterback yet. Pettine: No announcement today. "Not in position to make it at this time." — Zac Jackson (@FSOhioZJackson) August 19, 2014 Pettine: The meeting about the quarterbacks will occur later and we'll decide then if we're ready to name a starter. — Zac Jackson (...
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