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Will Cleveland Browns LB Barkevious Mingo excel in the Mike Pettine defense?

The Cleveland Browns are completely starting over again, this season the Browns are hoping to see LB Barkevious Mingo excel under the direction of Mike Pettine and the new Cleveland Browns defense. Mingo, himself is hoping lightning can strike twice for Mike Pettine. If the Browns can get their defense going this season, Mingo should play a bigger role than he did in his rookie season...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Browns signing FB Chris Pressley will drastically improve the running game.

The Cleveland Browns haven’t had a decent running game since fullback Lawrence Vickers was allowed to walk. Signing Chris Pressley will help the team run the football without a doubt. The Browns offensive line was bad rapped for 2 seasons, when it came to their run blocking. When the team signed free agent, Ben Tate, GM Ray Farmer was smart enough to realize, he would go no where...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Will the Cleveland Browns make Alex Mack the highest paid center in the NFL or will they let him walk to Jacksonville?

It’s almost time for the Cleveland Browns to put up or shut up. Center Alex Mack is said to be signing the offer sheet today with the Jacksonville Jaguars. They put a large sum of money on the table, but will it be enough for the Cleveland Browns to let Mack walk? The Browns have said they would match any offer Mack got. Paying him the kind of money Jacksonville is offering won’t...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Local radio host thinks the Cleveland Browns preseason schedule is part of some NFL conspiracy theory, and they will draft Johnny Manziel.

When the NFL released the Cleveland Browns preseason schedule, one local Cleveland radio host, says it proved the Browns will be taking Johnny Manziel in the upcoming NFL draft. His reason behind his stupid thought process is because the NFL wants to see the Johnny Manziel against the RGIII match up. First of all in order for Cleveland to draft Manziel, the Browns would have to be...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Cavaliers eliminated from post season play despite a fine effort from Dion Waiters & Kyrie Irving finally playing team ball.

The Cleveland Cavaliers fell short of reaching the post season, despite the great effort of guys like Dion Waiters, and the great team play of Kyrie Irving. If only Irving could have figured out how to pass the ball earlier this season, the Cavs might have been able to reach the play offs. Cleveland set a record last night in assists. Irving and the team had 26 of them in the first...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam III shows up at the Draft Day movie, saying he would match any offer center Alex Mack gets.

Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam III shows up at the Draft Day movie,saying he would match any offer center Alex Mack gets in so many words. The Browns were excited about seeing the new Kevin Costner movie. A lot of people were surprised to see Haslam, when he showed up at the theater. The movie was great and people in Cleveland are very excited. When Haslam was on the orange...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Indians sent the one time best set up man in all of MLB Vinnie Pestano back down to Triple A Columbus.

For the 2nd time inside of a 9 month period, the Cleveland Indians have sent Vinnie Pestano down to Triple A Columbus. Coming out of spring training it looked like Pestano was going to be the same set up an he was during the 2011 and 2012 season. It didn’t last long as Pestano almost blew the Indian opportunity for the Cleveland Indians to get a win on Tuesday night. Pestano took...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

What does the Nate Burleson signing do for the Cleveland Browns draft outlook? Nothing, this is the guys 12th year in the NFL.

The Cleveland Browns signed veteran wide receiver Nate Burleson to a one year deal. Burleson played for the Detroit Lions for and had one of the NFL’s highest reception rates, catching 73.6 percent of the passes thrown to him by Matthew Stafford. Burleson  was released by the Lions, as a salary cap move. He has played for the Lions, the Seattle Seahawks and the Minnesota Vikings...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Does Justin Masterson’s performance against the Twins show why the Cleveland Indians didn’t get a deal done with him?

The Cleveland Indians lost 2 out of the 3 games they played against the Minnesota Twins. The Tribe sent their ace, Justin Masterson to the mound in game three and he was rocked for 7 hits and 6 runs in the 3-2/3′s he pitched. Masterson and the Indians were unable to get a long term deal done before the start of the 2014 season. The Indians refused to come to terms with a deal that...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Does the Cleveland Browns center Alex Mack want out of Cleveland bad enough that he would sign an offer sheet with the Jaguars?

What is it about the Cleveland Browns that rubbed center Alex Mack the wrong way? Mack can’t be upset about all the losing the team has done since he was drafted by the Browns. He is in talks with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Something is odd about this situation. Mack is a great center and the Browns made him a decent offer with the transition tag. But for some reason Mack isn...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco still struggling to get it right.

The Cleveland Indians still continue to give pitcher Carlos Carrasco, chances to start in the major leagues. Carrasco is still struggling to find a way to stay on the major league level. At time Carrasco pitches like he belongs and at other times he melts down and shows the reasons the Indians send him down to triple A ball. Carrasco has 2 identities when he starts a game. Yesterday...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Browns tried to get a grip on Jimmy Garoppolo with his private workout in the teams quest to find a franchise QB.

The Cleveland Browns continue their search for the quarterback that has eluded them, since the teams return to the NFL in 1999. The Browns have turned into a training camp for back up QB’s in the NFL. The team watched as they held a private workout with Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. Browns new offensive coordinator, Kyle Shanahan is in charge of these workouts and...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Indians got off to a slow start in their home opener then the Nick Swisher explosion took place. Result 7-2 win.

The Cleveland Indians home opener didn’t start on time, because of the weather. The skies over Progressive Field opened up and poured down on the sold out crowd. Then it happened, the storm passed and the boys of summer returned. Danny Salazar ran out to the pitching mound after all the pregame rituals took place. He through some warm up pitches and just like that, the Cleveland...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Indians sending 24-year-old Danny Salazar to the mound for the home opener.

The Cleveland Indians, fully intend to finish what they started last season. Today, in the Tribe’s home opener Danny Salazar takes to the mound to try to dominate the Minnesota Twins. Salazar will get the chance to put his big arm on display this season in front of the home town crowd at Progressive Field. This kid won’t be on the pitch count the team had him on last season....
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12 days ago  |  1 Comment

Cleveland Browns QB Brian Hoyer trying to get medically cleared to take part in mini camp after only 6 months. Can he do it?

Just 6 months after suffering a ACL tear, Cleveland Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer is trying to get medically cleared to return to the field. Is 6 months enough time to make a full recovery? Hoyer thinks so. He can’t wait to take part in the Browns first mini camp which takes place before the upcoming NFL draft in May. Hoyer wants to show the Browns new brain trust he is ready...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Browns take a look at Blake Bortles did they like what they saw?

The Cleveland Browns quest to find a franchise quarterback in this years NFL draft continues. This time it was Blake Bortles the team looked at. Bortles is expected to be a top five pick. The question is, will the Cleveland Browns have a chance to draft this kid, and will they want to use their 4th over all pick, if Bortles is there at 4? The Browns shouldn’t use the 4th over-all...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Indians pitcher Corey Kluber gets clobbered in Oakland giving up 5 runs in 3-1/3 innings.

It’s safe to say, Cleveland Indians pitcher Corey Kluber isn’t up to his top form yet. He was clobbered in Oakland in game one of a double-header yesterday. Kluber pitched so poorly, the Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway wore a path in the infield from the dug-out to the mound. Kluber gave up 5 runs in 3-1/3 innings on 8 hits including a home run. Callaway has his work cut...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie’s return helps the Cleveland Cavaliers complete the sweep over the Orlando Magic 119-98.

The Cleveland Cavaliers completely over-powered the Orlando Magic last night. Many were wondering before the game started, about if the coach should play Kyrie Irving who was ready to returned after his shoulder injury. The answer was yes, Irving is a guy who can help the Cleveland Cavaliers win, and he did that last night. Kyrie hit for 17 points in the 21 point margin of victory...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Was Derek Carr’s private workout with the Cleveland Browns the knock out punch Ray Farmer needed to see?

The Cleveland Browns held a private workout with, Fresno State quarterback Derek Carr on Monday. People close to the situation said this was a fantastic opportunity to see exactly what Carr’s abilities are. Both, Carr and the Cleveland Browns said, the private workout went incredibly well. Carr’s visit with the Browns started out with a dinner Sunday night. He had dinner with...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Indians pitcher Justin Masterson throws 7 shut out innings in season opener to give the Tribe a shot at the win.

The Cleveland Indians opened the 2014 season in dramatic style. They beat the Oakland Athletics in the 9th inning for their first official win of the season. Justin Masterson did a fantastic job, throwing 7 shut out innings to keep the Indians in the game. Masterson struck out 4 and walked only 1 and gave up just 3 hits in his 7 innings of work. The Indians bats came alive in the...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the Cleveland Browns considering drafting Sammy Watkins with the 4th pick in the draft.

Who will the Cleveland Browns draft with their 1st pick in this years NFL draft? Some think the team is considering taking wide receiver Sammy Watkins. Others are thinking a QB. If only we knew for sure, this is what all the Browns fans are thinking. We saw what a difference having a play maker at wide receiver meant for the Browns. Josh Gordon, had a fantastic 2013 season. People...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Indians open their 2014 season with Justin Masterson on the mound will this be his last opener for the Indians?

The Cleveland Indians get back to business tonight and it will once again be Tribe pitcher Justin Masterson taking the mound. This will be the 3rd season opener in a row for Masterson. Will this be his last season opener as a member of the Cleveland Indians? Masterson and his people tried to get a deal done that would keep the 29-year old pitcher in an Indians uniform long-term....
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Why did the Cleveland Browns skip Johnny Manziel’s pro-day? They have seen enough to know they have seen enough.

Big deal, The Cleveland Browns missed Johnny Manziel’s pro-day. How much of Johnny Manziel does anyone need to see to know this guy is not going to live up to all the hype in the NFL. Manziel had a ton of flash in his college career. Does this mean he is going to have the same success in the National Football League. No! If Manziel thinks his style is going to take him to the top...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Does Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon question Brian Hoyer’s abilities at QB? Gordon still thinks the Browns draft a QB at 4.

The Cleveland Browns biggest play-maker, Josh Gordon still thinks the team will draft a quarterback with their fourth pick in the up-coming NFL draft. Is this a sign of Gordon questioning the abilities of Brian Hoyer, who is returning from a torn ACL? Hoyer only played a few games last season and he clearly was better than any of the other QB’s the Browns had on their roster. But...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine already showing his inexperience talking about drafting 2 quarterbacks.

When the Cleveland Browns pulled the trigger and announced they hire Mike Pettine, and named him the team’s head coach, people wondered if the team made the right choice. Pettine has some skill as a defensive coordinator in the NFL, but knows very little about running an NFL team from the top spot. Yes, the Browns have done it again, they brought in a guy who has no head-coaching...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss
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