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Dwayne Bowe potential free agent signing for the Cleveland Browns

The former Kansas City Chiefs WR is in Cleveland visiting with the Browns as he looks for his new NFL home in 2015. Just got off the phone with WR Dwayne Bowe. He told me he is in Cleveland to begin his visit with the #Browns. Get some dinner first. — Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) March 14, 2015 The Cleveland Browns are a team very much in a state of flux. Uncertainty at the quarterback position under newly signed quarterback Josh McCown and Johnny Manziel still in rehab, the team has turned their attention to bringing in a wide receiver who could possibly help fill the void left...
Dawgs By Nature Mar 11, 2015

Houston Texans Are Signing QB Brian Hoyer; Comparing What the Browns Spent on QB Josh McCown

Money wasn't an issue in the decision to let Brian Hoyer go. One thing seems clear when it came to the Cleveland Browns' decision between QB Brian Hoyer and QB Josh McCown: money was not a factor. According to multiple reports, the Houston Texans are signing Hoyer today under the following terms: Brian Hoyer will sign a 2yr deal worth $10M with $4.75M guaranteed with the Texans today — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) March 11, 2015 We broke down McCown's contract a few days ago. His deal is 3 years for $14 million, with $6.25 million guaranteed over the life of the contract. That...

Mike Pettine comfortable with Josh McCown as his starter: 'The guy can still play'

Mike Pettine believed that Josh McCown can be the solid quarterback he was for the Bears in 2013.
News-Herald Mar 10, 2015

Cleveland Browns: Mike Pettine confident Johnny Manziel can improve, but priority is his personal life

Johnny Manziel is still in rehab, but Browns coach Mike Pettine is confident the troubled quarterback will be a better player than he was last year once he can concentrate on football again.Manziel has been in a rehab clinic for unspecified dependency issues since Jan. 28. In the meantime, the Browns signed 35-year-old quarterback Josh McCown and gave up on Brian Hoyer, who is expected to sign a free-agent contract with the Houston Texans as early as March 10 when the league year begins at 4 p.
Akron Beacon Journal Mar 9, 2015
Browns coach Mike Pettine says he would be comfortable with Josh McCown starting next season, fellow quarterback Johnny Manziel still in rehab

Browns coach Mike Pettine says he would be comfortable with Josh McCown starting next season, fellow quarterback Johnny Manziel still in rehab

CLEVELAND: Browns coach Mike Pettine pumped up veteran quarterback Josh McCown as the team’s projected starter for next season and revealed Johnny Manziel is still in a rehabilitation center.Speaking publicly for the first time since the Browns struck a three-year, $14 million deal with McCown on Feb. 27, Pettine outlined the organization’s quarterback situation Monday night before signing autographs during the Cleveland Auto Show at the I-X Center.McCown’s contract includes $6.25 million guaranteed with $5.25 million guaranteed in 2015. Those figures indicate the Browns view McCown as...
Chronicle-Telegram Mar 9, 2015

Browns coach Mike Pettine says QB Johnny Manziel remains in rehab; expresses confidence in Josh McCown if asked to start

CLEVELAND — Josh McCown went 1-10 as a starter last year and has a career passer rating of 76.1. The Browns recently signed him to a three-year, $14 million contract. Johnny Manziel remains in rehab after a wasted rookie season. He was the No. 22 pick in May. Connor Shaw is undersized with a below-average Read More...The post Browns coach Mike Pettine says QB Johnny Manziel remains in rehab; expresses confidence in Josh McCown if asked to start appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1...

Was Josh McCown it, or will the Cleveland Browns sign another QB in free agency? Hey Mary Kay!

Will the Cleveland Browns heavily pursue another quarterback in free agency or is Josh McCown their big QB signing for the offseason? Will they re-sign Tashaun Gipson?
Plain Dealer Mar 7, 2015

Cleveland Browns have their reasons for wanting Josh McCown and other weekend notes -- Terry Pluto (photos)

The Browns believe how Josh McCown played in Chicago in 2013 is just as important as how he struggled in Tampa Bay in 2014.
Dawgs By Nature Mar 5, 2015

Breakdown of Josh McCown's Contract With the Browns

A closer look at the Browns' 3-year, $14 million contract with QB Josh McCown The full, year-by-year contract details for Cleveland Browns QB Josh McCown are now available, thanks to OverTheCap.com. The deal was originally reported as being for 3 years and $14 million, with $5.25 million guaranteed in year one and $6.25 million guaranteed over the life of the contract. While that is true, it does not reflect the cap hits that McCown will incur from 2015-2017, which we have illustrated below. QB Josh McCown - Browns' Contract Breakdown Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster...
Akron Beacon Journal Mar 5, 2015
Browns' attempt to secure Brian Hartline continues to be threatened by growing list of suitors

Browns' attempt to secure Brian Hartline continues to be threatened by growing list of suitors

As the Browns try to lure free-agent wide receiver Brian Hartline back to Northeast Ohio, other suitors continue to surface. Hartline, a Canton native who attended GlenOak High School and Ohio State, will visit the Houston Texans on Thursday, his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, told NFL Network. The 6-foot-2, 200-pound Hartline visited the Chicago Bears on Wednesday and the Browns on Tuesday. His camp has engaged in contract discussions with the Browns since then. Last week, veteran quarterback Josh McCown chose the Browns over the Buffalo Bills by agreeing to a three-year, $14 million contract....
Turf Show Times Mar 4, 2015

Bills Trade for Vikings QB Matt Cassel; Sam Bradford's Agents Now Out Of Options For Rumors

The second of the rumored interested parties in trading for Sam Bradford instead traded for a different QB's services. Coming out of the combine, Rams fans were treated to two rumors surrounding a potential Sam Bradford trade: one from the Cleveland Browns, another from the Buffalo Bills. Within two weeks, those two teams filled their vacancy for a veteran QB without Bradford's services. The Browns signed Josh McCown who had been released by Tampa Bay (holders of the #1 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft) while today saw the Bills pull off a trade with the Vikings for Matt...
Dawgs By Nature Mar 4, 2015

Josh McCown Scouting Report

What does new Browns quarterback Josh McCown bring to the team? When he has time, McCown consistently shows sound throwing mechanics resulting in good ball placement. Here he connects on a crossing route. He leads his tight end, who catches the pass in stride and picks up extra yardage. McCown shows good ball placement on a slant, hitting the receiver in stride so he can run after the catch. Good ball placement and timing on a hitch route: McCown exhibits nice timing and placement on this whip route. Same play, different angle. McCown leads the TE right out of...

How the Browns are counting on Josh McCown to be their bridge QB in 2015

As of now, the Browns are counting on Josh McCown to step in and hold down the fort for them in 2015 until they find their quarterback of the future.
Chronicle-Telegram Mar 3, 2015

Browns: QB Josh McCown plans to lead by example, wants to make up for awful 2014

Josh McCown’s willingness and ability to be a mentor was a factor in the Browns signing him last week. But McCown, 35, isn’t ready to be relegated to a rocking chair and still believes he can be a productive quarterback. How does he balance mentoring with his desire to be the starter? “It’s easy. You Read More...The post Browns: QB Josh McCown plans to lead by example, wants to make up for awful 2014 appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for Lorain County News.
News-Herald Mar 2, 2015
Cleveland Browns: Josh McCown ready for 'tall order'

Cleveland Browns: Josh McCown ready for 'tall order'

Josh McCown knows how quickly the revolving door for quarterbacks spins in Berea.McCown will be the 23rd quarterback to start for the Browns since 1999 unless Johnny Manziel beats him out in training camp, in which case he will be a highly paid backup.On Feb. 27, McCown signed a three-year, $14 million deal that will pay him $5.

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