Browns CB Williams: NFL says I wasn't offsides; NFL disagrees

If the NFL let it be known to the Cleveland Browns that Tramon Williams wasn't really offsides at the end of last week's loss in San Diego, that is news to the NFL.Williams told that the NFL reviewed the film of penalty that cost the Browns a shot at overtime and said he did not jump the gun."It came back that I wasn't offside,'' Williams told NEOMG. "I moved when the...
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Browns CB Joe Haden: 'Body wouldn't let me pay despite cast, injection

Browns cornerback Joe Haden says he did everything he possibly could to play last Sunday against San Diego, but the pain in his broken finger was too much to overcome.Haden took a painkilling injection and tried wearing a thick cast on his finger, but decided that playing with one hand would hurt the team more than help. “I felt like I owed it to the team and just my wanting to...
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Karlos Dansby says giving up big plays is “not a trend” for Browns

The Browns defense was supposed to be the strength of the team, but they’ve been susceptible to the big play this year. In San Diego, the Browns gave up a 68-yarder to Dontrelle Inman, a 61-yarder to Danny Woodhead, a 31-yarder to Keenan Allen, and a 20-yarder to Malcolm Floyd. That was just the passing game. In the rushing game, the Browns didn’t give up a ton of yards overall...
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NFL tells Browns CB Tramon Williams he wasn’t offside on field goal vs. Chargers

Forget about a missed illegal batting call. The NFL made a mess of more than just one game-deciding call in Week 4. According to Cleveland Browns cornerback Tramon Williams, the NFL has admitted to wrongfully flagging him for being offside on San Diego’s first game-winning field goal attempt last Sunday. “The coaches sent in the tape questioning it, because like I said, it...
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Browns-Ravens Capsule

CLEVELAND (1-3) at BALTIMORE (1-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Ravens by 6 1-2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Browns 2-2, Ravens 0-3-1 SERIES RECORD - Ravens lead 24-8 LAST MEETING - Ravens beat Browns 20-10, Dec. 28, 2014 LAST WEEK - Browns lost to Chargers 30-27; Ravens beat Steelers 23-20, OT AP PRO32 RANKING - Browns No. 25, Ravens No. 18 BROWNS OFFENSE - OVERALL (20), RUSH ...
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Throwback Thursday: Somewhere over “The Dwayne Bowe”

In tribute to the Kansas City Chiefs former first round pick and #1 wide receiver out of LSU, here are some of Dwayne Bowe’s best highlights as a Chief.  Since leaving Kansas City and becoming a member of the Cleveland Browns, Bowe has collected over $9 million in guaranteed money and has yet to catch a pass.  Once considered one of the most potential filled wide receivers in...
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The Browns could learn a thing or two from George Costanza: While We’re Waiting

THURSDAY, Y’ALL. And what a week it’s been. We said “Goodbye” to the Tribe, “Bye Felicia” to the Browns, and, thankfully, “Welcome back” to our men in wine and gold. With so much going on this time of year, have you guys noticed that marathons are totally having a moment right now? Seriously, it seems like everyone I’ve ever met is spending their weekends tackling...
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Mike Pettine on Joe Haden's toughness: 'Joe wanted to be out there. He wanted to play'

While many are questioning Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden's lack of toughnness after he sat out last week's game against San Diego with a a broken finger and a rib injury, head coach Mike Pettine is coming to his defense, saying the player was indeed hurt enough to warrant an absence. "Joe wanted to be out there. He wanted to play. But just in his assessment, did not want...
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NFL: Tramon Williams was not offside on missed Chargers 4th quarter FG

The Cleveland Browns lost in depressing fashion in Week 4, but the NFL reportedly responded to a team inquiry with an interesting reply. “It came back that I wasn’t offside,” Tramon Williams said, per Mary Kay Cabot of Northeast Ohio Media Group. “I moved when the ball was snapped.” The Browns thought they were going to […] The post NFL: Tramon Williams was not offside...
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Fire at Texas home of Johnny Manziel's grandfather probed

WHITEHOUSE, Texas (AP) Fire officials say a blaze that destroyed an East Texas home belonging to the grandfather of Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel appears to be suspicious. Smith County Fire Marshal Jay Brooks says crews were called early Wednesday morning to the fire at a house near Lake Tyler that's owned by Paul Manziel, Johnny Manziel's grandfather. Brooks says...
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NFL Notes: 49ers, Bears, Browns, Lions & Saints

49ers Rand Getlin of NFL Media reports that the 49ers will not be able to use their franchise or transition tags on G Alex Boone. According to Getlin, Boone is likely to be “sought after” in free agency next year. Bears The Bears re-signed John Timu to their practice squad after releasing him from the 53-man roster on Tuesday. (Brad Biggs) Browns Browns HC Mike Pettine...
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Harbaugh advises Ravens to not take the Browns lightly…

The Browns have a very strong front seven on defense. John Harbaugh made a point of that on Wednesday. The rumors swirling around Baltimore on Wednesday were about Ozzie Newsome’s working the phones and trying to pick up a disgrunted wide receiver from another team in a trade, with the most notable names in that bunch being Roddy White (Atlanta), Anquan Boldin (San Francisco...
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Pettine clarifies remarks about Haden sitting out vs. Chargers

After Sunday’s loss to the San Diego Chargers, Browns head coach Mike Pettine said that Joe Haden “made the decision that he didn’t want to go,” which immediately became the talking point du jour. Was Pettine calling Haden out? Was he questioning the cornerback’s toughness or desire to play? Exactly how much of the sky were we to believe was falling? Haden’s teammates...
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Browns coach accepts blame for criticism toward Joe Haden

BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Browns coach Mike Pettine accepted blame for the heavy criticism directed at Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden for not playing with a broken finger. Haden chose not to play in Sunday's loss at San Diego because of a broken finger on his right hand, an injury he sustained a week earlier against Oakland. Following the game, and again on Monday, Pettine said it was solely...
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Browns coach accepts blame for criticism toward Joe Haden

BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Browns coach Mike Pettine accepted blame for the heavy criticism directed at Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden for not playing with a broken finger. Haden chose not to play in Sunday's loss at San Diego because of a broken finger on his right hand, an injury he sustained a week earlier against Oakland. Following the game, and again on Monday, Pettine said it was solely...
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Report: Johnny Manziel’s Family Home Burned Down In ‘Suspicious’ Fire (Video)

Johnny Manziel and the Cleveland Browns are off to a rough start this season, but apparently that’s the least of the quarterback’s problems. A lake house in Whitehouse, Texas, that apparently belongs to Manziel’s grandfather, Paul Manziel, was destroyed in a fire early Wednesday morning, Smith County fire marshal Jay Brooks told Texas’ KYTX. The home, which sits on the shores...
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Browns coach calls criticism of Joe Haden 'unwarranted'

BEREA, Ohio (AP) Browns coach Mike Pettine called the criticism directed at Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden for not playing in Sunday's game because of a broken finger ''unwarranted.'' Pettine said he spoke with Haden, who tested his finger during pregame warmups before choosing not to play. Pettine said he's partially responsible for the condemnation toward Haden because he didn...
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Five reasons why the Baltimore Ravens can’t sleep on the Cleveland Browns

When the Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns meet, it’s always a good challenge for both teams. We know that Clevelanders hate the city and fans of Baltimore for taking their beloved franchise. So what? Baltimore fans dislike them too, but in a brotherly love kind of way. The Ravens enjoy playing against them for the almost guaranteed wins they seem to accumulate in competition...
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SnapFace? Belichick again botches social media platform

Bill Belichick has never claimed to be a social media savvy sort — nor has he aspired to do so, for that matter — so perhaps it comes as no surprise that he once again botched the name of a social media platform. Speaking to reporters Wednesday, the curmudgeonly New England Patriots head coach allowed his rarely seen sense of humor emerge when he jokingly gave a reporter grief...
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A week in the life of a Cleveland Browns fan

The Cleveland Browns are an obsession across Northeast Ohio and like any harmful addiction the fans have developed a lot of habits. Each seven-day stretch tends to be cyclical for the faithful followers of these Browns, all of which is encapsulated it into a “typical” week. Monday If the Browns win, Monday is just the greatest day. Les Levine recently told me that restaurants...
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Family Home Of NFL Quarterback Burns Down In Possible Arson Attack

While Johnny Manziel is working to get back into the starting quarterback role for the Cleveland Browns, his family is dealing with something far more important as they prepare to rebuild the family’s lake home that burned to the ground: A lake house destroyed by an early morning fire belongs to the grandfather of NFL quarterback and former Texas A&M star Johnny Manziel, according...
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Johnny Manziel's grandfather's lake house burns down

A lake house in Texas that is owned by Johnny Manziel’s grandfather was destroyed by a fire early Wednesday morning, and investigators suspect there may have been foul play. Fortunately, there was no one inside the Lake Taylor home at the time it burned down. The house, which belongs to Paul Manziel, was too engulfed...Read More
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Woodson: Manning interception 'has eluded me for 18 years'

Oakland Raiders safety Charles Woodson has recorded 62 interceptions during his long NFL career, but the 39-year-old safety is hoping to snag his first pick of Peyton Manning. In an interview on NFL Network, the veteran admitted he’d love to make a play on one of Manning’s passes. “It’d be great. He’s eluded me for 18 years, and it would be even better if we could...
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Report: Johnny Manziel’s Family Lake House Burnt Down Last Night, Arson Suspected

Twitter/@JManziel2 A crazy story coming out of Whitehouse, Texas this morning. A lake house belonging to the family of ex-Texas A&M star and current Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel was ravaged by fire, and arson is the suspected cause. This info comes courtesy of a report from Smith County Fire Marshal Jay Brooks provided some details on the blaze to WKYC...
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Johnny Manziel’s family lake house destroyed by fire, labeled ‘suspicious’

Tragedy struck in the life of Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel early Wednesday morning after it was reported his family’s lake house was destroyed by a fire. The fire department in Whitehouse, Texas was called to the Lake Tyler home at around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. WFAA in Dallas reported the news Wednesday morning. It was reported that no one was at the house...
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