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Browns extend Bryan Wiedmeier; finalize personnel staff

Bryan Wiedmeier is responsible for overseeing the FirstEnergy Stadium renovation. This week the Browns thought it might be a good idea to extend his contract. Makes sense to us. Wiedmeier has been with the Browns since January 11, 201o. That was also the day that the team named Tom Heckert the new GM. Wiedmeier spent 29 seasons with the Dolphins before joining the Browns. On Monday...
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos' Heckert to return Thursday

One of two suspended Denver Broncos executives can return to work this week after serving a monthlong punishment. Tom Heckert, the team's director of pro personnel, will be allowed back at team headquarters Thursday. Director of player personnel Matt Russell is serving an indefinite suspension. John Elway's top two advisers, Heckert and Russell were arrested and jailed...
Via Fox Sports
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos' Heckert can return to work Thursday

One of two suspended Denver Broncos executives can return to work this week after serving a monthlong punishment. Tom Heckert, the team's director of pro personnel, will be allowed back at team headquarters Thursday. Director of player personnel Matt Russell is serving an indefinite suspension. John Elway's top two advisers, Heckert and Russell were arrested and jailed...
Via Fox Sports
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Tom Heckert back to work after serving DUI suspension

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter,  Denver Broncos director of pro personnel Tom Heckert has returned to work after serving a suspension for his offseason DUI arrest. Broncos director of pro personnel Tom Heckert, arrested for DUI and suspended, will return to work Thursday. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 12, 2013     Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos Set New DUI Arrest Precedent

The Denver Broncos suspended pro personnel director Tom Heckert one month without pay and player personnel director Matt Russell indefinitely without pay for their DUI arrests this offseason. Russell’s punishment was more severe because of his BAC level and behavior at the time of his arrest. His BAC test indicated he was three times over the legal limit for the state of Colorado...
Via Football Nation
July 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos Suspend Matt Russell, Tom Heckert Following Executives’ DUI Charges

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The Denver Broncos came down hard on their two executives facing drunken driving charges, suspending them without pay and making it clear they must straighten out their lives if they want to work in the NFL again. Director of player personnel Matt Russell was suspended indefinitely, and director of pro personnel Tom Heckert was suspended for a month. Team president...
Via NESN.com
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos Suspend Execs Charged With DUI

Matt Russell's Booking Photos/Sumner Co. Sheriff ((ht: cbssports.com)) It's not only NFL Players who've had some misbehavior issues this offseason, the issue extended to at least one NFL team's front office. That team, the Denver Broncos announced today they are suspending director of pro personnel Tom Heckert and Matt Russell, director of player personnel...
Via Online Sports Guys
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

2 Broncos execs suspended for DUI arrests

The Denver Broncos have suspended two executives who are facing drunken driving charges. Director of player personnel Matt Russell was suspended indefinitely without pay Monday, and director of pro personnel Tom Heckert was suspended for a month without pay. Executive vice president John Elway's top two advisers were arrested and jailed on suspicion of drunken driving in separates...
Via AP on Fox
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos suspend two executives

The Denver Broncos have suspended two executives who are facing drunken driving charges. Director of player personnel Matt Russell was suspended indefinitely without pay Monday, and director of pro personnel Tom Heckert was suspended for a month without pay. Executive vice president John Elway's top two advisers were arrested and jailed on suspicion of drunken driving in separates...
Via AP on Fox
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos suspend Matt Russell indefinitely without pay, Tom Heckert one month without pay

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July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos Suspend Matt Russell Indefinitely & Tom Heckert a Month for DUIs

Nothing would have ever happened if not from the pressure put on by the new age media, so this is when the power of social media helps. Matt Russell suspended indefinitely w/out pay, Tom Heckert suspended 1 month w/out pay. Treatment provided as needed http://t.co/3H93t9hBcg. — Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) July 15, 2013
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Broncos will discuss discpline for Heckert and Russell on Monday

According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, the Denver Broncos will meet on Monday to talk about how they plan on disciplining both Tom Heckert and Matt Russell for their recent DUI arrests. As @MikeKlis reported, Denver senior execs (Elway, Bowlen, Ellis) will meet Monday to discuss discipline for Tom Heckert and Matt Russell. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) July 14, 2013 ...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Second Denver exec faces DUI charges

With two team executives facing drunken driving charges, the Denver Broncos on Tuesday acknowledged a ''disturbing pattern of irresponsible behavior'' that they vowed to clean up. Tom Heckert, the Broncos' recently hired director of pro personnel, was arrested in Parker on the night of June 11 and charged with driving under the influence and careless driving...
Via AP on Fox
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos pro personnel director Tom Heckert busted for DUI

We just found out that Broncos front office executive  Matt Russell of the Broncos was charged with DUI. Now Broncos pro personnel director Tom Heckert has been busted for DUI on June 11th, according to ProFootballTalk.com. Either the Broncos have bad luck, they hired the wrong guys, or they overlooked some serious off the field issues with both Russell and Heckert. I can’t wait...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Second Broncos exec faces DUI charges

A second Denver Broncos executive is facing drunken driving charges, The Associated Press has learned. Tom Heckert, the Broncos' recently hired director of pro personnel, was arrested in Parker on the night of June 11 and charged with driving under the influence and careless driving, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Department. The news comes one day after Broncos...
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July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos Personnel Director Tom Heckert Charged With DUI (Mugshot)

There must be something in the Denver drinking water, no pun intended, because Broncos executives are blowing money fast messing around with alcohol. For the second time in as many days, a Denver Broncos front office official has been busted drinking and driving. The Denver Post is reporting that Tom Heckert,  the Broncos’ director of pro personnel, is facing DUI charges from...
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July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos Personnel Director Tom Heckert Charged With DUI (Mugshot)

There must be something in the Denver drinking water, no pun intended, because Broncos executives are blowing money fast messing around with alcohol. For the second time in as many days, a Denver Broncos front office official has been busted drinking and driving. The Denver Post is reporting that Tom Heckert,  the Broncos’ director of pro personnel, is facing DUI charges from...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos exec Tom Heckert apologizes after arrest for DWI

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July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos Personnel Director Tom Heckert Facing DUI Charges After June 11 Arrest

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — A second Denver Broncos executive is facing drunken driving charges, The Associated Press has learned. Tom Heckert, the Broncos’ recently hired director of pro personnel, was arrested in Parker on the night of June 11 and charged with driving under the influence and careless driving, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department. The news comes one...
Via NESN.com
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

APNewsBreak: 2nd Broncos exec facing DUI charges

A second Denver Broncos executive is facing drunken driving charges, The Associated Press has learned. Tom Heckert, the Broncos' recently hired director of pro personnel, was arrested in Parker on the night of June 11 and charged with driving under the influence and careless driving, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Department. The news comes one day after Broncos...
Via AP on Fox
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns 2013: 5 Biggest Questions Heading Into Training Camp

The Cleveland Browns have had a tumultuous start to the 2013 offseason to say the least. They fired head coach Pat Shurmur and general manager Tom Heckert for two guys with previous ties to the organization, Rob Chudzinski and Mike Lombardi.They then went about cleaning house, cutting or trading more than 18 guys who had expiring contracts—including a kicker (Phil Dawson) who was...
Via Football Nation
June 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos hire Tom Heckert as director of pro personnel

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May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Browns GM Heckert joins Broncos

Former Cleveland Browns general manager Tom Heckert is the Denver Broncos' new director of pro personnel. Heckert replaces Keith Kidd. He'll work closely with Executive Vice President John Elway and Matt Russell, the Broncos' director of player personnel. Heckert is entering his 23rd season in the NFL. He started as a scout for the Miami Dolphins in 1991. Before his...
Via Fox Sports
May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Tom Heckert joins Denver Broncos as Director of Pro Personnel

We’ve all just had a lesson in how front offices turn over in an off-season. It feels like a relatively new lesson here in Cleveland. The Browns have decided not to renew some contracts of scouts that were in Berea under former General Manager Tom Heckert. The timing of waiting until after the draft is apparently pretty commonplace. In Denver the Broncos let Keith Kidd depart after...
Via Waiting For Next Year
May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns’ unexciting draft low on fun, but high on strategy

Sometimes punchlines are just too easy. The low-hanging fruit dangling mere inches from the blades of grass. The Browns traded two straight draft picks and you would have thought they’d done this as a part of their M.O. for decades and decades. “The Browns are on the clock… you know to trade another pick!” Hilarious. Yes, the Browns have traded in the draft in recent years...
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April 28, 2013  |  4 Comments
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