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Mike Pettine contracts staph in head-shaving incident

Browns head coach Mike Pettine is recovering well after successful surgery to remove a staph infection from his head. It was a scary week for the Browns given the franchise’s history of players contracting staph. LeCharles Bentley, Joe Jurevicius, and Braylon Edwards are among the players who contracted it while recovering from injuries as members of the Browns. Pettine reportedly...
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Who Will the Browns Select in Round One?

Before the hectic draft month of April begins, the crew at TopSportsReport decided it would be a smart time to write a 1st round mock draft.  John Miceli decided to write the article.  He carefully made selections for each team and explained each selection in this article. Check out who John Miceli selected for the Cleveland Browns on behalf of Mike Pettine and Ray Farmer. NFL...
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Browns Won’t Volunteer To Appear On “Hard Knocks”

Browns HC Mike Pettine told reporters on Tuesday that they have “declined to volunteer” as the featured team on HBO’s “Hard Knocks” series. Pettine admitted that protecting QB Johnny Manziel from public scrutiny played into their decision to not volunteer for the show. “We discussed everything that was involved with it. That was certainly something we needed to...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns have interesting reason to not volunteer for Hard Knocks yet

The Cleveland Browns are reportedly one of the favorites to appear on HBO’s Hard Knocks this year. But hold the phone. Head coach Mike Pettine says they won’t be volunteering to have cameras all around the team during training camp just yet. Pettine says #browns "just not ready to" volunteer for Hard Knocks. Has met with nfl films here. — Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) March...
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Browns agree to three-year deal with Josh McCown

In the endless search for a quarterback, the Cleveland Browns have agreed to terms with Josh McCown. The Browns were known to be interested in the quarterback, who visited the team this week. Mark Kay Cabot of the Plain Dealer first reported the signing. The team confirmed the deal. #Browns have agreed to terms with Josh McCown. — Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) February 27...
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February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Pettine proves there’s an adult in the room

Mike Pettine makes me re-think a lot of what I thought I knew about NFL teams and their public relations strategies. I’ve spent a lot of time wearing the same path in the same road based on my experiences watching Romeo Crennel, Eric Mangini, and Pat Shurmur stand in front of microphones with little ability to represent the entire Cleveland Browns organization. The “ground zero”...
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February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Mike Pettine speaks to the media at the NFL Combine

The Browns have already had a newsworthy offseason with a lot of controversy surrounding their players and front office. Stuck in the middle of all this mess is head coach Mike Pettine. He seemingly has been the only stable person in the entire Browns organization. He took a team without a settled quarterback to a 7-9 record last season. Pettine could be called the calming voice...
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February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns head coach Mike Pettine visited Johnny Manziel in rehab

In an interview with reporters at the NFL Scouting Combine, Cleveland Browns’ head coach Mike Pettine admitted that he recently visited quarterback Johnny Manziel at his rehabilitation facility. Commenting about the visit, Pettine could not share too much information. I did go to visit him last week. I’ll keep the details of that private, just to respect his privacy and...
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February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Revisiting the Mike Pettine Hire: Reactions to the Now-Contending Browns Hire

With their Week 12 win in Atlanta, the Cleveland Browns are now 7-4 and right in the middle of an awesome AFC playoff race. Leading the contending Browns is head coach Mike Pettine, the franchise’s fifth permanent coach since their last playoff appearance and seventh since their last playoff win. Although the quick turnaround has Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns take SEO to new extreme with obscene URL

Hello, this is a published article that will hopefully work. The Cleveland Browns finally got over the hump and defeated their biggest division rival—the Pittsburgh Steelers—by a 31-10 margin on Sunday. And with spirits high, this seemed like a perfect time to share a video interview between Nathan Zegura and head coach Mike Pettine. But they probably should have elected to...
Via The Sports Daily
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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