Concerned Bernie Kosar: Manziel won't return my phone calls

Former Cleveland Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar is looking to help current quarterback Johnny Manziel, but it doesn't appear the interest is mutual.Kosar told USA Today that he has reached out to Manziel repeatedly, but his calls have fallen on deaf ears. Kosar spent nine seasons in Cleveland and is the franchise's second all-time leading passer. Manziel has gone through a tumultuous...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Five NFL players who need to step up in 2016

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Being a NFL player is a pretty sweet gig. You’re rich, famous, and paid to play...
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Thursday web roundup: Cleveland Browns

Hue the man: Browns name Jackson new head coach Former Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson has a new gig as of today, and he won’t have to travel too far in accepting ... Ex-Browns star Kosar says Johnny Manziel won't return calls Former Cleveland Browns star Bernie Kosar has reached out to troubled ... The hiring of Jackson on Wednesday likely means the end of Manziel...
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Bernie Kosar says Johnny Manziel is blowing him off

News surrounding Johnny Manziel hasn’t been great in recent times, and this story is no different. Bernie Kosar has reached out to Manziel in hopes of helping him, but Manziel has not returned Kosar’s messages. “I’m embarrassed to even tell you how many times I tried,” Kosar told USA TODAY Sports on Tuesday. “I have tried to call him directly 18 different ways. If he...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

A look at some national-title deciding game upsets

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Favorite or underdog? For those who don't having a rooting interest when Alabama meets Clemson for the national championship on Monday night, consider cheering for the team oddsmakers are giving little chance to win. It works, sometimes. It did for Penn State against Miami in the 1987 Fiesta Bowl; for Miami against Nebraska in the 1984 Orange Bowl; for Texas...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Baseball Talk on Cleveland Radio is Dying

Find your nearest radio or streaming listening device and point it in the direction of your local sports talk radio station if you’re a reader in the Cleveland market. Turn it on, go ahead. I’ll wait. It’ll only hurt for a minute. Had enough? Let me guess. Cleveland Browns coaching search. Johnny Manziel. “Billy Football”. Maybe something Jimmy Haslem. Bernie Kosar for...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Are We There Yet? Browns – Steelers Preview

Happy New Year, Browns fans! Did you make any resolutions? Maybe you decided to finally quit smoking or shed a few holiday pounds. Presumably the football folks in Berea made a resolution as well – win a game in 2016. The Cleveland Browns (3-12) have a chance to put an exclamation point on a forgettable season as they host the Pittsburgh Steelers (9-6) on Sunday. The Week 17 matchup...
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January 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Sun Bowl Preview Capsule

Miami (8-4, ACC) vs. Washington State (8-4, Pac-12), 2 p.m. ET (CBS) Line: Washington State by 2 Series Record: First meeting WHAT'S AT STAKE Both teams are looking to end long bowl droughts. Washington State is in its second bowl game in three seasons, but it hasn't won one since defeating Texas 28-20 in the 2003 Holiday Bowl. Miami is making its third consecutive bowl appearance...
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December 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Chiefs' Alex Smith comes so close to quarterbacking history

Alex Smith's historic streak of mistake-free football came to an abrupt end on Sunday.The Chiefs quarterback attempted 312 passes before his 313th -- a seam route grabbed by San Diego's Jason Verrett -- was intercepted. That's the second-longest streak in NFL history.Only Tom Brady (358) has tried more throws without an INT. Smith surpassed Browns legend Bernie Kosar (308 attempts...
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December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Five reasons why Seahawks should have NFL worried

Are the Seattle Seahawks good enough to win their second Super Bowl in three years? Are they good enough to be the first team to make three consecutive Super Bowls since the Buffalo Bills made four in a row in the 1990s? As a 49ers fan, it pains me to say so, but the answer is yes. I have a putrid feeling for the Seahawks, but I can admit that they have players such that are...
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December 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns among potential front-office landings spots for Peyton Manning

Bernie Kosar’s name makes for some quality talk radio fodder, but it appears that another quarterback could be spending the post-playing chapters of his NFL career in Berea as a front office member of the Cleveland Browns. CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reports that the Browns, along with the Tennessee Titans, are among the front-office landing spots for Denver Broncos quarterback...
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November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

What’s it like doing a Browns pre-game show in a lost season? – WFNY Podcast – 2015-11-11

Will Burge of WTAM and the Cleveland Browns pre-game show joins the WFNY podcast to talk about a variety of topics. We discussed the Browns and what it’s like to do a pre-game show on a season that’s lost. We talked about what it’s like to do media at the different sports talk radio stations. This podcast is brought to you by You can get a 30-day free trial including...
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November 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Les Levine talks Johnny Manziel, Bernie Kosar, and Delly to Tristan Thompson – WFNY Podcast – 2015-11-10

Les Levine is back on the WFNY Podcast and we’re attacking all the awfulness of Cleveland sports, and a bit of the Cavs goodness too. Here’s what we discussed specifically. This podcast is brought to you by You can get a 30-day free trial including one free audiobook download. Please do us a favor and sign up for FanDuel with WFNY. Road rage is a bad idea What historical...
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November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Could Bernie Kosar have a role in Browns organization?

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November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Tuesday web roundup: Cleveland Browns

Is there a role for Bernie Kosar with Cleveland Browns? (video) Jimmy Haslam became the Browns' owner on Oct. 22, 2012. Since then, the franchise is 17-33, building a home in the AFC North basement. There have been ... Should the Browns start Johnny Manziel or Josh McCown? Should the Browns start Johnny Manziel or Josh McCown against Pittsburgh?: Hey Mary Kay! Written By...
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November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

#TBT – Browns playoff highlights

It’s throwback Thursday and the Browns impending matchup with the Denver Broncos sets up a perfect opportunity for this video of the Browns of old. Most people think that the Browns have always been bad, but before they were stolen away to Baltimore, Cleveland had a great team almost every year. Here are some highlights from the 1986 playoffs and the memories of the Bernie Kosar...
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October 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh McCown: I get it when fans chant for Johnny

Ladies and gentlemen, your all-time Cleveland Browns regular season single-game passing yardage leader: Josh McCown.1 The 36-year-old journeyman threw for 457 yards, two touchdowns, and zero interceptions in the Browns 33-30 win over the Baltimore Ravens Sunday, leading the Browns to their second win of 2015 and knocking the Ravens down to 1-4. McCown’s performance caught the eye...
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October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Sitting on the lead? Get that weak stuff outta here!

In the NFL, it rarely pays to sit on a lead. On Sunday against the Tennessee Titans, intentional or not, the Cleveland Browns discovered that truism in the nick of time. After electing to kick off to start the game and stopping the Titans on their first possession, the Browns took over on their own 38-yard line. Their first play was uninspired, a two-yard run up the middle. On the...
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September 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Chuck Booms talks about the Browns’ miserable opener – WFNY Podcast – 2015-09-14

Former 92.3 The Fan morning drive host Chuck Booms found some time to discuss the miserable Cleveland Browns opener with us on the WFNY podcast. Chuck is still a part of Tailgate 19 with Bernie Kosar and Tony Zarella among others. You can also find him on a standup stage around town and on Twitter. Here’s what else we talked about, but first… Please do us a favor and sign up...
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September 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Surprises hatched in the huddle

What’s so important about those play calls? Back in the late 1960s the Cleveland Browns, with Bill Nelsen at quarterback, were in a big game and had the ball on the opponent’s eight-yard line. It was goal-to-go. Big game, because the Browns, after winning the championship in 1964, actually had contending teams from 1965-72 and reached the playoffs in six of those years. In those...
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August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Pic: Bernie Kosar’s first start with the Browns was 30 years ago

As we ready ourselves for another Cleveland Browns football season, it was interesting to see a picture that Darren Rovell of ESPN posted to Twitter. Rovell incorrectly states that it was 30 years ago “today” that Bernie Kosar started for the Browns, but it’s close enough for rock ‘n roll, as they say. Bernie started his first game for the Browns on October 13, 1985. The...
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August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Lake County Captains to Host Bernie Kosar, “Super Joe” Charboneau, at Annual Cleveland Sports History Night on Saturday

On Saturday, the Lake County Captains will host one of their biggest promotions of the year, their annual Cleveland Sports History Night. Once a night every year, the Captains fill the ballpark with major sports figures from Cleveland’s past and promotions surrounding Cleveland sports, including the highly sought-after Jobu bobblehead. Last year, fans lined up as early as 9:00...
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July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Jessica Eye wants to finish what LeBron James and Bernie Kosar started

When LeBron James opted out of his contract in Miami and decided to return to play for his hometown Cavaliers again, the city of Cleveland thought their 50-plus year championship drought was finally going to come to an end. But as players started dropping like flies throughout the regular and post season and James was left alone with very little support around him, the Cavaliers...
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Harbaugh to be part of star-studded camp in Ohio

Jim Harbaugh's much-ballyhooed summer on the road will include not only a trip to Ohio but also teaming up with one of the state's most beloved quarterbacks. The Youngstown Vindicator reports Harbaugh and former Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar are two of the guest instructors scheduled to be in Youngstown on June 29-30 for the annual "Camp of Champions" hosted by Cardinal Mooney...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Former TCU RB Kenneth Davis, caught in scandal, makes Hall ballot

More than a decade before LaDainian Tomlinson put TCU on the map with thunderous rushing performances, there was Kenneth Davis.The former Horned Frogs running back was a 1984 unanimous First Team All-American who finished fifth in Heisman Trophy voting in a year when Doug Flutie, Bernie Kosar and Keith Byars finished ahead of him.The National Football Foundation and College Hall...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss
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