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Browns aren’t expected to sign WR Cecil Shorts

The Cleveland Browns are in major need of finding some wide receiver help this offseason, and one name that has been mentioned quite often is Jacksonville Jaguars free agent wide receiver Cecil Shorts. According to a report from Tony Grossi, it isn’t likely that the Browns will end up signing Shorts in free agency. “@KevinMarcinick: Chances the Browns sign Cecil Shorts?...
Via Sports-Glory
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vikings Could Target Brian Hoyer To Backup Teddy Bridgewater?

According to Pro Football Talk, Browns free agent QB Brian Hoyer could be a candidate to replace Matt Cassel in Minnesota now that the Vikings have traded him to the Bills for two draft picks. PFT points out that Hoyer played for Vikings OC Norv Turner a few years ago while in Cleveland. Ian Rapoport adds ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

What Signing McCown Means for Manziel and Hoyer

The Cleveland Browns have successfully added one more unproven quarterback to the rotation of disaster that we have dealt with since the return of the team in 1999. This offseason, the organization has brought in Josh McCown from Tampa Bay, where the veteran quarterback posted a 1-10 record last season, really making Browns fans question the signing.Directly after the news hit the...
Via Pro Football Spot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Free Agency: 5 Homes For 5 Quarterbacks

The domino effect Josh McCown had on the NFL by signing with the Cleveland Browns may be more significant than the average NFL fan thinks. Now that the Browns have traded for a potential starter for their offense, the state of Brian Hoyer remaining in Ohio and the future of Johnny Manziel is very much in doubt at the moment. The 35-year-old former Buccaneers starter may only be a...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Josh McCown’s arrival leads to questions, not answers

Late last week, the Cleveland Browns won the Josh McCown sweepstakes. To call it underwhelming is a bit of an understatement. My initial reaction was to be a bit trollish on the topic. I admit it. In a lot of ways you can begin to understand why a team would sign a player like Josh McCown in certain circumstances if you really boil it all down. Then, when it hits you that your team...
Via Waiting For Next Year
2 days ago  |  Discuss

No Huddle – New York Jets Enter March Edition

TJ Rosenthal kicks off another week of New York Jets coverage at Turn On The Jets with his weekly No Huddle – Make sure to give TJ a follow on Twitter on Turn On The Jets a follow on Facebook. McCown to Cleveland? Good I’ll tell you what. Thank god for the Cleveland Browns. They make the Jets quarterback situation look rock solid. No team plays musical quarterbacks more and...
Via Turn On The Jets
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh McCown reverses field, signs with Cleveland Browns

Mary Kay Cabot, Cleveland:Browns new quarterback Josh McCown knows he's venturing into Brian Hoyer territory and that folks here can't understand why the Browns signed a quarterback who went 1-10 last when they have one of the roster who went 10-6 the last two seasons.But he also knows that his woeful 2014 season in Tampa Bay was an aberration and that hopefully Browns fans will...
Via Patriots Life
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Brian Hoyer, Rule Change, Broncos, Lions, & Patriots

Brian Hoyer Mike Reiss of ESPN Boston suggests the Buccaneers, Texans, Bills and Jets as four teams to watch for Browns free agent QB Brian Hoyer this offseason. Rule Change Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that the NFL is considering a rule change that would allow all  53 players to dress for Thursday night games, ... The post NFL Notes: Brian Hoyer, Rule Change, Broncos...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Turn On The Jets 12 Pack – New York Jets TAKES Edition

This week’s Turn On The Jets 12 Pack covers a variety of issues around the New York Jets, including the following: Why Geno Smith is a better option than a veteran like Brian Hoyer or Josh McCown An attempt to simplify the Percy Harvin situation A potential free agent receiver for the Jets to consider Caution about taking a wide receiver with a top ten pick What pass rushers or...
Via Turn On The Jets
4 days ago  |  Discuss

What Signing Josh McCown Means For the Other Cleveland Browns QB's

Quarterback has been a position of concern for the Cleveland Browns for many, many years. The team hoped it had found the solution in either Brian Hoyer or Johnny Manziel, but it is unclear if that is the case. If the teams is going to find out it is going to need time and a safety net. They need to give whoever the starter is a chance, but they need to have someone that is capable...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns agree to three year contract with Josh McCown

Despite heavy flirting with the Buffalo Bills, the Cleveland Browns have landed free-agent quarterback Josh McCown. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported that McCown and the team struck a three-year deal, per a source involved in the deal. Landing McCown all but assures that general manager Ray Farmer has moved on from Brian Hoyer, who posted a 10-6 mark in Cleveland over the...
Via Bloguin Best
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns agree to three year contract with Josh McCown

Despite heavy flirting with the Buffalo Bills, the Cleveland Browns have landed free-agent quarterback Josh McCown. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported that McCown and the team struck a three-year deal, per a source involved in the deal. Landing McCown all but assures that general manager Ray Farmer has moved on from Brian Hoyer, who posted a 10-6 mark in Cleveland over the...
Via This Given Sunday
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns Sign QB Josh McCown

Stop me if you’ve heard this before, but the Cleveland Browns have a new quarterback. Friday evening it was reported that the Browns had signed 35-year-old free agent quarterback Josh McCown to a three-year contract and now that likely means that quarterback Brian Hoyer will be allowed to leave Cleveland via free agency after winning […] Browns Sign QB Josh McCown is a post...
Via Steelers Depot
5 days ago  |  Discuss

No offseason for Browns, QB carousel

The Cleveland Browns announced Friday evening that they've agreed to terms with veteran quarterback Josh McCown. There was not much rejoicing. It's nothing personal towards McCown, who's had some good moments in a long career and had several options in selecting a new team after being released by the Tampa Bay Bucs earlier this month. It's just that Browns fans are 0-for-22 when...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns sign QB Josh McCown

The Cleveland Browns have signed Josh McCown. The veteran quarterback signed a three-year deal with the team. NEWS: Browns agree to terms with QB Josh McCown pic.twitter.com/7BReYJ2Teu — Cleveland Browns (@Browns) February 27, 2015   McCown, 35, went 1-10 as a starter last season in Tampa Bay before he was released this month. The 12-year pro has played for the Cardinals...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns agree to terms with McCown

BEREA, Ohio-- It appears the Brian Hoyer era is over in Cleveland. The Browns have confirmed that quarterback Josh McCown has agreed to terms with the team. Reports over the past two days surfaced that McCown was in contract negotiations with the Buffalo Bills and the Browns. McCown, 35, was released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Feb. 11 after going 1-10 as the starter for them...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
5 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Waiting For Next Year
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cleveland Browns sign first free agent quarterback of the offseason

Cleveland Browns QB Johnny Manziel’s in rehab and their other option, Brian Hoyer, will likely depart soon via free agency. The Browns took a big step in addressing that uncertainty at quarterback Friday afternoon. QB Josh McCown signs with the #Browns, per agent @MikeMcCartney7. Had also considered offers from the #Bills and others — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) February 27, 2015...
Via cover32 - Browns
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Young registered to workout at NFL veteran combine

Vince Young is joining Michael Sam at the NFL’s first veteran combine on March 22. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the former Tennessee Titans and Philadelphia Eagles quarterback is registered to participate. One interesting player taking part in the veteran combine on March 22 in AZ? Vince Young. He’s registered. One more shot. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns scheduled to meet with QB Josh McCown

The Cleveland Browns are desperately searching for an upgrade at the quarterback position, and are going to be very active during free agency and the draft this offseason. According to a report, the Browns do have a meeting scheduled with veteran free agent quarterback Josh McCown. Josh McCown scheduled to meet with the Browns. One thing I learned recently: just how much he...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft needs for the Cleveland Browns

The Cleveland Browns have the most draft picks of any team in the 2015 NFL Draft, and the team needs a lot of them to pan out as the Browns are coming off a collapse in the second half of the 2014 season.  Veteran quarterback Brian Hoyer was benched for rookie Johnny Manziel who is currently in rehab.  Star wide receiver Josh Gordon is facing yet another year-long suspension for...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Free agent QB Josh McCown to visit Cleveland Browns

I was tempted to make the headline more logo-centric, as that seems to be what’s moving the needle lately, but that would be fibbing, and mama taught me not to be a fibber. So instead, let’s talk potential Browns quarterbacks! Oof, this is a rough offseason. I digress. There has been speculation that the Browns are interested in former Tampa Bay Buccaneer quarterback Josh...
Via Waiting For Next Year
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns unveil updated logos

The Cleveland Browns revealed an updated helmet logo on Tuesday that features a brighter orange. “Our updated helmet logo is reflective of today’s modern Cleveland – the design honors the past while evolving into the future. The iconic brown and white stripes stand tall over the orange helmet – a new orange color that matches the passion of the Dawg Pound. The new brown...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Jameis Winston, Browns, Buccaneers, Giants, Jets, & Texans

Jameis Winston An anonymous scout tells Doug Kyed of NESN that FSU QB Jameis Winston’s shoulder is “bad” and could be a “real issue” in the long run. Browns Jeremy Fowler of ESPN reports that the Browns and free agent QB Brian Hoyer are waiting for a meeting between GM Ray Farmer and Hoyer to take place before anything progresses in regards to a new contract. The...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns reportedly want Sam Bradford

The Cleveland Browns are in the market for a quarterback, and they are pursuing one whether it’s via a trade, free agency, or the draft. They are expected to part ways with last year’s starter Brian Hoyer, while last year’s first-round pick Johnny Manziel entered rehab and does not appear to be ready to lead...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss
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