Joe Thomas says Osweiler has 'it-factor,' expects him to start

Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Joe Thomas is impressed with what he has seen from rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer this offseason, but he is still endorsing veteran Brock Osweiler as the team’s starter for Week 1.On Wednesday, Thomas praised Kizer’s development and said he is “excited” to see what the future holds, but he said he expects Osweiler to start. Thomas added...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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AFC North Preview: Steelers have too much talent to lose

Over the next few weeks as part of our NFL preview series, we’ll be taking a good look at each division in the league. We started with the AFC East. Today, we evaluate the AFC North.Since the division was realigned in 2002, no team has won the AFC North three years in a row. The Steelers, Ravens and Bengals have all shared the top spot while the Browns have lingered behind.Pittsburgh...
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Gregg Williams has never seen a rookie like Myles Garrett

Browns defensive coordinator Gregg Williams has coached in the NFL for 27 years, and he’s never seen a rookie adjust to the NFL as quickly as Myles Garrett. “I’ve never had a chance to draft the first overall pick ever, but I’ve had some pretty high draft picks,” Williams said, via “He’s the one [more]
Via Pro Football Talk
7 hours ago

Gregg Williams putting his stamp on the Cleveland Browns defense

The Cleveland Browns have only played one preseason game. That’s all it has taken to see how new defensive coordinator Gregg Williams is impacting the defense in 2017. They are showing the aggressiveness Williams expects in his defensive system. “It is hard to satisfy me. Here is no chance we are ever going to be perfect, but we can be a lot better than we have been. They have...
Via EndZoneScore
20 hours ago

Sashi Brown expects Brock Osweiler to make Browns’ roster

When the Cleveland Browns first acquired Brock Osweiler in a surprising trade with the Houston Texans, the initial reports said the team was not expected to keep the quarterback. Several months later, and things have completely changed.Browns executive Sashi Brown said on 92.3 The Fan that he expects Osweiler to make the team’s roster. Osweiler remains the No. 1 quarterback on...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Jabrill Peppers destroyed a Browns player with his shoulder in practice

Saying Jabrill Peppers was active in Monday’s training camp practice would be an understatement.Peppers was all over the field — breaking up passes, covering plenty of ground and oh yeah, hitting guys.Check out this hit he put on Rannell Hall, which seems a bit excessive given that the poor guy is his teammate, but it was effective nevertheless. Given how big of an impact he...
Via The Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Osweiler feels he is even better than he was in Denver

Brock Osweiler may or may not wind up starting at quarterback for the Cleveland Browns, but he is certainly a firm believer in his talent — now more than ever, in fact.Osweiler told Mary Kat Cabot of that not only does he think he’s back to being the quarterback that led the Denver Broncos to five wins in seven games in 2015, he thinks he’s even better than that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Browns want you to believe Osweiler wasn't as bad as he was

The Cleveland Browns are desperate to feed the narrative that Brock Osweiler is really a darn good quarterback — not the mediocre, inaccurate gunslinger we all have seen the past two years.The team released a hilarious and unbelievable hype video recently and then named Osweiler starter for their first preseason game. To nobody’s surprise, Osweiler was awful. In fact, he began...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Hue Jackson pulls Myles Garrett from practice for penalties

Myles Garrett showed some flashes of greatness in his professional debut on Thursday, but Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson was focused on something else.Penalties.During practice on Saturday, Garrett and teammate Joel Bitonio were both pulled off the field after they incurred penalties. It was a carryover effect from the game Thursday, and Jackson wasn’t having any of it...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns coach compares young RB to Marshall Faulk

At this time, we do not know which Cleveland Browns quarterback will be under center, throwing passes to running back Duke Johnson this fall. But, that is not stopping the 23-year-old dual-threat running back from being compared to Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk.Yes. You heard it here. Wide receivers coach Al Saunders, who coached Faulk with Rams in 1999 and 2000, recently...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel weighs in on Colin Kaepernick’s situation

Former Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is still attempting to work his way back into the NFL, and while it seems unlikely that he’ll be fighting for a job in training camp this year, crazier things have happened.Another free-agent quarterback — Colin Kaepernick — is currently on the market looking for a team to offer him a deal as well.And for some reason, even though Manziel...
Via The Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

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