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Dec 12, 2014
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It's finally Johnny Football time, as Cleveland Browns coach Mike Pettine has decided to replace Brian Hoyer with the rookie Johnny Manziel Sunday aga...
Plain Dealer 10 hours ago

Joe Thomas voted Cleveland Browns Player of Year and Brian Hoyer earns Good Guy award from local PFWA

Browns left tackle Joe Thomas was named Browns Player of the Year and Brian Hoyer was voted "Good Guy'' by the local chapter of the Pro Football Writers.
Akron Beacon Journal 10 hours ago

Browns notebook: Quarterback Brian Hoyer earns annual PFWA “Good Guy Award” as players aim to finish season with two more wins

BEREA: Being a genuine teammate is not only applicable when things are going well.It is also includes when things are going poorly.Browns veteran quarterback Brian Hoyer has experienced highs and lows during the 2014 season.There were exciting wins, but recent struggles triggered coach Mike Pettine’s decision to name rookie Johnny Manziel the starter for last Sunday’s game against Cincinnati.Through it all, Hoyer regularly made himself available to the media twice a week leading up to games. Most of his predecessors talked once a week leading up to a game.Hoyer’s consistent...
Akron Beacon Journal Dec 13, 2014

Browns vs. Bengals: By The Numbers

2 — All eyes this week are, of course, on No. 2 — Johnny Manziel — as he makes his first NFL start for the Browns. The first-round pick from Texas A&M was named the starter last week after Brian Hoyer struggled the past four games, going 1-3.2.0 — The quarterback rating of Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton against the Browns in a Thursday night game in Week 10 that the Browns won 24-3. Dalton completed 10-of-33 passes for 86 yards with three interceptions and two sacks.3 — The number of games this season in which the Bengals defense has allowed more than 500 yards, a franchise record...

Josh Gordon says 'it's crazy to think' he'll play harder for Johnny Manziel than he did for Brian Hoyer

Browns receiver Josh Gordon says there's no truth the speculation that he'll play harder for Johnny Manziel than he did for Brian Hoyer. He also admitted he wants to help more on third down.
Chronicle-Telegram Dec 10, 2014

Browns QB Brian Hoyer: I don’t want anyone to feel sorry for me. I got to live a childhood dream

BEREA — Brian Hoyer walked into the semicircle of cameras and microphones that had gathered minutes earlier to listen to Johnny Manziel’s first interview as the starting quarterback. After 13 games as No. 1, Hoyer had been reduced to second on the depth chart, in practice drills and in the media lineup. “I don’t want Read More...The post Browns QB Brian Hoyer: I don’t want anyone to feel sorry for me. I got to live a childhood dream appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source...
Akron Beacon Journal Dec 10, 2014
Browns QB Brian Hoyer doesn’t want pity after being benched: ‘I got to live out a childhood dream, and it’s not over’

Browns QB Brian Hoyer doesn’t want pity after being benched: ‘I got to live out a childhood dream, and it’s not over’

BEREA: Brian Hoyer doesn’t want sympathy, even though he lost the starting quarterback job for his hometown Browns with three games left in the final season of his contract with the team.He might never play for Cleveland again.When the Browns (7-6) host the Cincinnati Bengals (8-4-1) on Sunday, Hoyer will be on the sideline when rookie Johnny Manziel starts for the first time in his NFL career.“I don’t want anyone to feel sorry for me. I got to live out a childhood dream, and it’s not over,” Hoyer said Wednesday. “There’s still a chance that I do play for this team. I’m proud...
Plain Dealer Dec 10, 2014

Johnny Manziel on Brian Hoyer: 'We're not enemies; I feel he's fully behind me'

Cleveland Browns quarterbacks Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer both took the time to dispel the notion that they don't get along.
News-Herald Dec 10, 2014
Cleveland Browns notes: Brian Hoyer says don't feel sorry for him

Cleveland Browns notes: Brian Hoyer says don't feel sorry for him

Brian Hoyer has a message for his dwindling number of supporters now that he has been replaced by Johnny Manziel as the Browns starting quarterback."I don't want anyone to feel sorry for me," Hoyer said in the Browns locker room in Berea after practice on Dec. 10. "I got to live out a childhood dream, and it's not over.
Plain Dealer Dec 10, 2014

Everything Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer said to the media Wednesday

Read what Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel had to say today following Browns practice in Berea.
Plain Dealer Dec 10, 2014

Cleveland Browns' Brian Hoyer: 'I got to live out my dream and it's not over'

Hoyer said he plans to support Manziel, disputes notion there was any friction between himself and the rookie.
Chronicle-Telegram Dec 10, 2014

Browns QB Johnny Manziel spent Tuesday getting “head start” on game plan; coach Mike Pettine excited to see him play

BEREA — Johnny Manziel has embraced his new job with both arms, and coach Mike Pettine can’t wait to see him in action. Pettine on Tuesday named the rookie quarterback his starter with the Browns needing to win the final three games for a chance to make the playoffs. Brian Hoyer was sent to the Read More...The post Browns QB Johnny Manziel spent Tuesday getting “head start” on game plan; coach Mike Pettine excited to see him play appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for...
Browns coach says he's excited to see Johnny Manziel play, gauge whether he's long-term solution

Browns coach says he's excited to see Johnny Manziel play, gauge whether he's long-term solution

Coach Mike Pettine is excited to finally open the gift the Browns got themselves in May when they traded up four spots to draft rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel 22nd overall. I'd be a liar if I said I wasn't excited about seeing him play, Pettine said Wednesday during a news conference. I've seen it in practice. We got a small taste of it [when he played two series] in Buffalo and you'd like to see it carry over, how we build a game plan around it and how we got out and execute it. Pettine explained he made the decision to bench slumping veteran Brian Hoyer and name Manziel the starter...
Baltimore Beatdown Dec 9, 2014

Around the AFC North: Brian Hoyer out, Johnny Manziel in

The Browns switched after Hoyer's struggles in the past three games. Before the season I wrote an article asking how many games you thought Brian Hoyer would last before Johnny Manziel took over. We weren't optimistic. We were also wrong, as it took 13 games and two terrible losses before Hoyer was pulled for Manziel. The news was first reported by FOX Sports' Jay Glazer. Hoyer started out well, throwing seven touchdowns to one interception and keeping the Browns in contention for the playoffs as well as the AFC North. But then Hoyer did a complete 180 and threw seven interceptions to one...

Johnny Manziel named starter over Brian Hoyer for Cleveland Browns' game vs. Cincinnati Bengals

The Cleveland Browns named Johnny Manziel their starting quarterback over Brian Hoyer.
Rotoworld Dec 9, 2014

Browns confirm Hoyer benched for Manziel - Brian Hoyer (QB) Cleveland Browns

The Browns confirm Brian Hoyer has been benched for Johnny Manziel.

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