Mike Pettine on Josh Gordon: 'We're expecting him to report on Friday and be on the field'

Cleveland Browns coach Mike Pettine said that receiver Josh Gordon would not be released by the team and that he expects the troubled receiver to attend training camp. General manager Ray Farmer shared his disappointment that star WR Josh Gordon is facing a possible year-long ban from the NFL for failing a drug test, but he agrees with Pettine that having him at camp is the right...
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Mailbag: Can Manziel live up to the hype and can Terrance West be a starter?

Is it weird that Johnny Manziel has the most jerseys sold in the NFL without ever having played a snap? Is it possible for him to live up to this insane hype?  Bradley in Wisconsin I don’t think it’s weird at all. People love the hot new commodity whether it be the brand new cell phone, the brand new video game system or in this case, the brand new hot shot quarterback. Plus...
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Cleveland Browns Position Preview: Running Back

The Cleveland Browns are set to begin a 2014 season pegged with excitement and a restored sense of hope surrounding the franchise. The Browns have employed a new sense of toughness and attitude behind head coach Mike Pettine. Will the new changes finally bring winning ways, or will this season fall in line with the continuing disappointment in recent years? There is only one way...
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Video: Browns fan pays his respects to Art Modell

This apparent die-hard Cleveland Browns fan wasn’t about to do the obvious and whip out his junk and wizz all over Art Modell’s grave, which would’ve likely got him arrested… This fella had a more clever and resourceful  idea. It was a simple recipe: One Ed Reed Raven’s replica jersey,  lots of coffee, a ‘Texas catheter, vinyl tubing and some duct tape. Enjoy…
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Browns claim OL Nick McDonald

The Cleveland Browns made a pre-camp claim on Tuesday to bolster the depth along the offensive line. GM Ray Farmer announced the claiming of lineman Nick McDonald on waivers from San Diego. McDonald will add depth in camp along the interior of the offensive line. An area in which the Browns have put attention into strengthening. McDonald comes to the Browns after stints with the...
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Bitter Cleveland Browns Fan Pisses On Art Modell’s Grave

I understand what Art Modell did to Cleveland isn’t the greatest thing, but seriously? Do you not have better things to do with your time? This dude is a disgrace to all Cleveland Browns fans. [YouTube] The post Bitter Cleveland Browns Fan Pisses On Art Modell’s Grave appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Browns fan urinates on Art Modell’s grave (Video)

On a scale of 1-10 when it comes to disrespectful acts, this would probably come in at 5,328. A Cleveland Browns fan posted this video to YouTube of him supposedly urinating on the grave of Art Modell. Modell died in 2012 but remains a despised figure by many in Cleveland for moving the beloved Browns […]
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WATCH: Browns fan pees on Art Modell's grave

This is just sick and twisted. A Browns actually visited the grave of former Browns/Ravens owner Art Modell and peed on it. Browns fans of course hate Modell since he moved the Browns to Baltimore and renamed them the Ravens back in the late 90′s. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet...
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Browns claimed former Charger lineman Nick McDonald

Today the Cleveland Browns signed Nick McDonald who was place on the waived/injured list. McDonald is a very solid player and can be a super player if not injured. @brian_mcintyre: Browns were assigned C/G Nick McDonald off waivers. McDonald was released by the Chargers on Monday The post Browns claimed former Charger lineman Nick McDonald appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Cleveland Browns chances of winning the AFC North could hinge on this question

Thank goodness, football is here. All week, training camps open around the NFL, as teams begin the journey toward Super Bowl XLVIX in Glendale, Arizona. Every team in the league has questions that need to be answered, as no one has a clear and easy road map to the Promised Land. But the difference between being a contender and an also-ran usually comes down to one key issue. So as...
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Charles Johnson The WR To Watch In Cleveland

A Cleveland Plain dealer report says the wide receiver to watch in Browns camp will be Charles Johnson.Fantasy Spin:With Josh Gordon out of the picture and journeymen Nate Burleson and Miles Austin penciled in as starters, Johnson might be the most exciting receiver on the practice field. He's got size (6-foot-2, 215) and speed (4.38 40). He needs to stay healthy, but he could...
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Shutdown corner: Browns' Haden turns down young Steelers fan

Autograph etiquette 101: When approaching a pro athlete to sign something, don't wear another team's gear, especially not one of a rival. Unfortunately for a young Steelers fan who had not learned this lesson, it was Browns cornerback Joe Haden who taught him the hard way. Watch as the eager kid, sporting the jersey of former Steeler Hines Ward, approaches Haden and does...
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Mike Pettine: I talked to Johnny Manziel about photos

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine says he has already spoken to Johnny Manziel about the photos of him from this off-season (Credit: ESPN) When the Cleveland Browns selected quarterback Johnny Manziel with the 22nd overall pick, they were probably expecting to have to deal with a few off-the-field issues as the media follows Manziel every where. Unfortunately, I do not think...
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Power Rankings: Cleveland Browns training camp rated most intriguing in NFL

Training camps are officially underway, with the Bills and Giants already going through two-a-day practices, and the rest of the league set to start at various times this week. As a result, excitement about the upcoming NFL season is at a fever pitch; 32 different fan bases believe their team can have a special year. But in reality, not all teams are created equal. And as a result...
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Is Johnny Manziel ready to settle down with TCU coed Colleen Crowley? (photos)

As the NFL training camps get set to kick-off over the next week or so, perhaps the most encouraging news Cleveland Browns fans could hear is that first-round draft picks and presumed franchise savior Johnny Manziel appears to be inclined to settling down … at least insofar as it relates to becoming a one-woman man, […] The post Is Johnny Manziel ready to settle down with TCU...
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Camp Preview – LB: Can rookie Kirksey start for the Browns?

The linebacking corps of the 2014 Cleveland Browns is mostly set. According to the depth chart, Paul Kruger is the left outside linebacker, and Jabaal Sheard has the right side. Both of them have those positions nailed down, and it is their job to lose. Moving inside, free agent acquisition Karlos Dansby will undoubtedly be the starting right inside linebacker. The only position...
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Mike Pettine: Josh Gordon is a Cleveland Brown

In a recent interview with The Akron Beacon-Journal, Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine reiterated that the team has no plans to cut maligned wide receiver Josh Gordon in the wake of his troubled off-season. “We’re firm,” said Pettine. “We want to find that middle ground. Josh is a Cleveland Brown. We want to do what’s best for him. We have a player that potentially...
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Cleveland Browns Film Room: A look at Pierre Desir

Over the next couple weeks on WFNY, I will be breaking down the film on all seven draft picks of the Cleveland Browns. As fans, we often rely on mainstream draft analysts to give us certain traits and characteristics that we use to form our opinions. Rather than simply tell you positives and negatives, the goal of this series is to better inform you by showing evidence, in GIF form...
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Mike Pettine: Browns to name starting QB by third preseason game

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine told reporters Monday that he will name the team’s starting quarterback by their third preseason game, which takes place Aug. 23 against the St. Louis Rams. The starting job will likely be awarded to either rookie Johnny Manziel or six-year veteran Brian Hoyer.  Veteran Tyler Thigpen and rookie Connor Shaw will compete for the backup...
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Browns Coach: Johnny Manziel’s Off-Field Behavior Will Be ‘Non-Story’

Johnny Manziel is making the most out of his final summer before entering the work world. When that work world is the NFL, though, sometimes having a little bit too much fun will get some unwanted attention. That’s been the case this summer for Manziel, who has made headlines for all the wrong reasons. The Cleveland Browns quarterback has been all over the tabloids and gossip websites...
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Mike Pettine spoke to Johnny Manziel about rolled up bill picture

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine says he has spoken to Johnny Manziel about some of the photos that have been taken of the former Texas A&M star throughout the offseason. More specifically, Pettine asked Manziel about the photo that showed him rolling up a $20 bill in front of a bathroom sink. According to […]
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Pettine to name starter by preseason week 3

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine is aiming for a specific time to name his starting quarterback going into the 2014 season, or does he? Pettine told reporters on Monday that the thrid week of the preseason is when he'll have enough information to make hopefully the correct call. He's meeting Tuesday with OC Kyle Shanahan and QBs coach Dowell Loggains to figure out...
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Madden 15 Rookie Ratings: Jadeveon Clowney Tops List; Johnny Manziel Not In Top 13

Over the weekend, a handful of the NFL’s top rookies got the chance to see their player ratings for EA Sports’ upcoming video game, “Madden 15.” Many of them weren’t pleased, and now we know why. In a recent YouTube video, EA Sports revealed the top 13 rookies with the highest “overall” ratings in the game. As is the case for most rookies every year, their numbers...
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Johnny Manziel leading the pack in NFL jersey sales

The Cleveland Browns have the NFL’s top selling jersey. It comes with a No.2 and ‘Manziel’ across the back. You can question Johnny Manziel’s ability at the NFL level. You can question Johnny Manziel’s off-field decision making. But you can’t question Manziel’s popularity. Johnny Manziel is a polarizing athlete. That is why his jersey was revealed as the top seller...
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Mike Pettine: Browns won't cut Josh Gordon despite issues

With the pending playing status of Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon up in the air, head coach Mike Pettine says the team has no plans to cut the troubled receiver. Speaking with the Akron Beacon-Journal Pettine had plenty to say about Gordon, insisting that the team will stand behind Gordon as he faces a year-long ban. […]
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