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Fantasy Forecast: Cleveland Browns in 2014

Now that Josh Gordon is out for the season, the Cleveland Browns are relevant to fantasy owners for basically only defense and the running game. There’s not much to talk about in the passing game, but there’s certainly upside to be found around the rest of the team for fantasy purposes. Let’s look at the Browns’ roster and see who to draft, and what to expect out of them...
Via Pro Football Spot
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chris Kirksey is Bright Spot for Cleveland Browns' Defense

The Cleveland Browns do not have must to be excited about as of late. Despite the hope that came with the team signing solid free agents such as Ben Tate, Miles Austin and Carlos Dansby, there has been plenty to be desired with a roster of players who have either overachieved or have not achieved anything yet. Then there is the case of Chris Kirksey.Days after the team announced...
Via Football Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers cornerback Sam Shields wants to play at higher level

This one play defined Sam Shields' 2013 season and, really, his career. He was beat. The goat. Wide receiver Miles Austin had a step on the Green Bay Packers cornerback with nothing but green acreage and a key NFC win ahead. Shields closed, picked off Tony Romo and the Packers completed the comeback. So it begs a financial question: If Shields does surrender that touchdown...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel and Miles Austin will form a solid tandem as Cleveland Browns

Provided Josh Gordon’s ban is upheld, Miles Austin will enter 2014 as the Cleveland Browns’ primary wide receiver. The 30-year-old Austin inked a one-year contract worth $2 million on May 15 to help compensate for the likely loss of Gordon. Austin, who healed like a geriatric after suffering a strained hamstring versus the Rams in Week 3, only caught 24 passes for 244 yards over...
Via Sports by Colin
22 days ago  |  Discuss

5 guys to watch in the Browns scrimmage

BEREA, Ohio - The Browns will hold a practice and extended scrimmage period Saturday in front of an expected crowd of more than 25,000 at the University of Akron. It will be wild. And, for many players, important. Below is a list of five players -- either new to the team or in new roles -- fans who haven't been to camp will enjoy watching in the scrimmage setting (Johnny Manziel...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Miles Austin impressing thus far at Browns camp

BEREA, Ohio -- If the Browns lose Josh Gordon for all or part of the 2014 season, they need a receiver to emerge. Miles Austin is the closest to a No. 1 receiver on the current roster, minus Gordon. Austin has been a two-time Pro Bowl performer and has looked good in the early going of training camp. He's caught almost every pass thrown his way and has not appeared to have any...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Miles Austin Making a Great First Impression at the Start of Cleveland Browns Training Camp

When Miles Austin left the Dallas Cowboys during the off-season and moved to Ohio fans in Big D were not entirely sad to see him go. While capable of big games and explosive plays in recent years he had become a fixture on the injury report--and sideline--thanks to his delicate hamstrings.Folks in Cleveland are glad to have though, and with Josh Gordon likely gone for the season...
Via FatManWriting
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

4 reasons why Andre Johnson should come to Cleveland

Andre Johnson wants out of Houston, skipping workouts and even the mandatory minicamp. There are several teams who are interested in the stellar yet aging receiver, but I think the Cleveland Browns should push the hardest to get him signed. And here’s why: 4) 6’ 3”, 230 lbs.  Really, those numbers alone should be enough for the Browns to woo Johnson to the best of their ability...
Via cover32 - Browns
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Camp Preview – WR: Is depth the issue for the Cleveland Browns or the lack of a #1?

This has been an oft discussed topic here over the past few months and I think this position could possibly determine the teams success more than any other position on the field. The Browns had the best receiver in football last year with some of the worst QB play in team history but that receiver is now sadly gone to drugs and stupidity. I’ve posted a few negative articles on...
Via cover32 - Browns
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Female Friday – Stacy Sydlo does Miles Austin proud

This week’s Female Friday features Stacy Sydlo the wife of recently acquired wide receiver for the Cleveland Browns Miles Austin. Apparently, she was his girlfriend in college, after which he famously dated some girl named Kim Kardashian. Not sure how Austin got back with Sydlo, but one thing’s for sure: Sydlo is a beautiful woman. Austin has definitely made the rounds. ...
Via cover32 - Browns
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

5 Players Who Need to Step Up for the Cowboys in 2014

#187465649 / gettyimages.com The Cowboys once again went 8-8 last season, and missed the playoffs.  The Cowboys underwent a lot of change this off-season, with a total shift in defensive philosophy, and the losses of a few big name guys such as Miles Austin and DeMarcus Ware.   Also, early in OTA’s, the Cowboys lost star Linebacker Sean Lee for the season. This season the...
Via TopSportsReport
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys to gain $5.5 million in cap space

The Dallas Cowboys will gain $5.5 million in salary-cap space on Monday when the March release of Miles Austin becomes official. As a result, the Cowboys will temporarily have more than $10 million in cap room, but that does not mean they can spend a lot of it. That room does not include the impending deals for first-round pick Zack Martin and second-round pick DeMarcus Lawrence...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys Doing Ballet To Help Reduce Hamstring Injuries

The Cowboys seemed to have a lot of hamstring issues over the years (or maybe it was just Miles Austin) whatever the case maybe, they are working on an interesting solution according to PFT.  Cowboys are willing to run the risk of a few snickers, installing ballet bars to help get their boys stretched out. According to Jon Machota of the Dallas Morning News, the new quipment...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Another new Cleveland Brown reaches out over popular jersey number

Last week Miles Austin created quite the jersey discussion when he asked Bernie Kosar for permission to wear the famous number 19. Sunday on twitter, wide receiver Andrew Hawkins reached out to former Brown Josh Cribbs about wearing number 16. Hawkins and Cribbs have much in common. They both attended MAC schools, with Cribbs playing quarterback for Kent State and Hawkins being...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Shocker…. Miles Austin not practicing

What a shock,  Browns wide receiver Miles Austin isn’t participating in today’s OTA practice session. #browns wr miles Austin idle today, wearing ball cap and his no.19. — Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) May 21, 2014 Austin must be resting his hamstrings.   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading......
Via Pro Football Zone
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Miles Austin asked Bernie Kosar’s permission to wear No. 19

Miles Austin wore No. 19 during his seven years with the Dallas Cowboys, and no player wears that number with the Cleveland Browns. Austin is free to keep his same number as he begins the next chapter if his career, but he wanted to do it the classy way. That’s why he sought permission from […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Miles Austin gets Bernie Kosar’s blessing to wear 19

Miles Austin hasn’t been in Cleveland for long, but he knows how to ingratiate himself on the locals. According to Mark Munch Bishop of ESPN Cleveland, the new Browns wide receiver asked former Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar for permission to wear his old 19, which Kosar granted. The number isn’t retired by the Browns, but former wideout Frisman Jackson wore it for one season...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Miles Austin to wear No. 19 with Bernie Kosar’s permission

WKYC and the Cleveland Browns may not value Bernie Kosar’s thoughts these days, but that didn’t stop the recently acquired Miles Austin from reaching out to the local legend. Austin, who wore No. 19 in seven of his eight seasons with the Dallas Cowboys, will reportedly wear it in Cleveland as Tom Reed of the Northeast Ohio Media Goup confirms that Austin reached out to the...
Via Waiting For Next Year
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns Release Greg Little After Adding Miles Austin, Earl Bennett

The Cleveland Browns offense will look a whole lot different in 2014. One day after signing a pair of wide receivers in former Dallas Cowboy Miles Austin and former Chicago Bear Earl Bennett, the Browns slimmed down their wide receiver position by releasing Greg Little. Little was drafted by the Browns with the 59th overall pick in the 2011 NFL draft and had a solid first season...
Via NESN.com
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Former SMU Mustang WR Keenan Holman will attend Browns mini camp

The Cleveland Browns have added a few veteran wide receivers in the past 24 hours, in Miles Austin and Earl Bennett, but the team is not done yet.  The team is now bringing in Keenan Holman, the former SMU Mustang to attend their mini camp that starts today.   Holman is a 6’1 wide receiver […] The post Former SMU Mustang WR Keenan Holman will attend Browns mini camp appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns sign Miles Austin to bolster depleted receiving corps

The Cleveland Browns have announced the signing of oft-injured wide receiver Miles Austin according to the team’s official site. Cleveland has recently sustained a few casualties to its receiving corps which left an urgent need to fill a glaring void at the position. Enter Austin who has missed 11 games over the last three seasons with chronic hamstring issues.At 29 years-old...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

The New York Jets screwed the Dawg letting Miles Austin go to Cleveland

The Cleveland Browns signed talented wide receiver Miles Austin to a one-year contract on Thursday. Released by the Dallas Cowboys in March, the 29-year-old Austin will help compensate for the loss of 2013 All-Pro Josh Gordon. Austin, who healed like a geriatric after suffering a strained hamstring versus the Rams in Week 3, only caught 24 passes for 244 yards over 11 contests in...
Via Sports by Colin
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

HAPPY TRAILS COWBOY: Miles Austin finally roped by Cleveland Browns

IRVING, Texas – Former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Miles Austin is now a member of the Cleveland Browns. Austin agreed to terms today with the Browns, who are in need of receiver help, considering the looming suspension of top receiver Josh Gordon. Cleveland also passed on taking a receiver in the 2014 NFL Draft. The Browns added Nate Burleson and Andrew Hawkins, but many believed...
Via KC Sports Ninja
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns Rumors: Cleveland signs WR Miles Austin

After learning wideout Josh Gordon could potentially miss all of 2014 due to violating the league's substance abuse policy, the Cleveland Browns wasted no time in signing another WR in former Cowboy, Miles Austin. Bleacher Report columnist Matt Fitzgerald wrote on the Browns new acquisition shortly after the news leaked on Twitter. Fitzgerald writes:"A deep 2014 NFL draft...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns Sign Veteran WR Miles Austin

Former Cowboys wideout Miles Austin has caught on with the Browns.Fantasy Spin:With Josh Gordon (suspension) likely lost for the season, Cleveland needed to address their wide receiver situation. Austin was useless in Dallas last season (24 catches, 244 yards, zero touchdowns) but maybe a change of scenery will be good for him.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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