10:46 PM EDT, Mon July 06, 2015
Bucs Nation Jul 2, 2015

The Buccaneers definitely improved at their most important position

We're going position by position on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers roster, trying to determine whether the Bucs improved this offseason. Today's position group: quarterback 2014 roster: Josh McCown, Mike Glennon, Mike Kafka 2015 roster: Jameis Winston, Mike Glennon, Seth Lobato Last year, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were desperate enough to sign Josh McCown. They apparently didn't like any of the quarterbacks in the draft, and Lovie Smith had a history with McCown, who was coming off a stellar year in Chicago. The Bucs hoped he could build off that year, and just execute the offense he was given...
Dawgs By Nature Jun 26, 2015

Daily Dawg Chow: Browns news (6/26/15)

Cleveland Browns: "Browns offense makes strides, will seek continuity at training camp" (Browns.com) - "Josh McCown, Joe Thomas and the rest of the offense walked into the building in late April for the beginning of OTAs and had no idea what to expect." "How Browns rookie Xavier Cooper and his support system conquered a learning disability" (Plain Dealer) - "Defensive lineman Xavier Cooper possesses the kind of explosive, first step that coaches say can't be taught." "Josh McCown is not a mannequin" (WFNY) - "This just in: Josh McCown is not a mannequin. He is an actual human, American...
Chronicle-Telegram Jun 18, 2015

Josh McCown remains atop depth chart, has stabilized QB position for Browns

BEREA — For too many years of their reincarnation, the Browns have had controversy and doubt at quarterback. The signing of veteran Josh McCown and his almost immediate installation as the starter by coach Mike Pettine removed the controversy and competition, despite the presence of Johnny Manziel. The doubt will linger. That’s only natural regarding Read More...The post Josh McCown remains atop depth chart, has stabilized QB position for Browns appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1...

Josh McCown would start over Johnny Manziel 'if we were lining up against the Jets tomorrow,' Browns OC says

Johnny Manziel has made strides this offseason, but not enough to siphon any first-team reps away from Josh McCown, who will head into camp as the odd-on favorite to start the season.
Akron Beacon Journal Jun 18, 2015

Like Browns coach Mike Pettine, offensive coordinator John DeFilippo still envisions quarterback Josh McCown starting Week 1

BEREA: Offensive coordinator John DeFilippo wants the world to know he and coach Mike Pettine view the Browns’ quarterback situation through the same lens.They both see Josh McCown as the team’s No. 1 quarterback heading into training camp in late July, and they expect the veteran journeyman to start Sept. 13 in the regular-season opener on the road against the New York Jets. They also envision Johnny Manziel, the 22nd overall pick in last year’s draft, as the backup.So there has been no shake-up at the game’s most important position throughout spring practices. McCown has been...
Plain Dealer Jun 13, 2015

Cleveland Browns have Terry Talkin' about Josh McCown, Justin Gilbert and running backs -- Terry Pluto (photos, video)

No matter what you may hear, Josh McCown is the Cleveland Browns starting quarterback -- by a wide margin.
Chronicle-Telegram Jun 11, 2015

Browns Notes: QB coach Kevin O’Connell still believes in Johnny Manziel, thinks he can push Josh McCown

BEREA — Kevin O’Connell tutored Johnny Manziel in preparation for the 2014 draft and they reunited when O’Connell was hired as Browns quarterbacks coach in the winter. He still believes his pupil has a bright future. “My thoughts on Johnny have not changed,” O’Connell said Thursday following an organized team activities practice. “I thought very Read More...The post Browns Notes: QB coach Kevin O’Connell still believes in Johnny Manziel, thinks he can push Josh McCown appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright...
News-Herald Jun 11, 2015
Cleveland Browns: Quarterback Josh McCown a curiosity to fans

Cleveland Browns: Quarterback Josh McCown a curiosity to fans

To Browns fans, Josh McCown is like a curiosity encased in a glass booth of a traveling museum they might have read about but had never seen up close."Please press the button on the right to learn a brief history of Josh McCown." The light in the booth over McCown's head clicks on, his head tilts upward, his eyes open and the recording begins.
Browns Gab Jun 7, 2015

Pettine and Farmer Both Praise McCown for What He Brings to the Browns

A month ago, Browns head coach Mike Pettine labeled veteran journeyman Josh McCown the favorite to become the Browns’ starting quarterback heading into the upcoming season, but the coach isn’t stopping there, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports. Now Pettine is essentially labeling McCown the best “bridge” starter the Browns could have possibly […]
Akron Beacon Journal Jun 6, 2015
Coach Mike Pettine, GM Ray Farmer speak as if the Browns are all in with Josh McCown as their starting QB this year

Coach Mike Pettine, GM Ray Farmer speak as if the Browns are all in with Josh McCown as their starting QB this year

CLEVELAND: A month ago, Mike Pettine labeled veteran journeyman Josh McCown the favorite to become the Browns’ starting quarterback heading into the upcoming season, but the coach isn’t stopping there.Now Pettine is essentially labeling McCown the best “bridge” starter the Browns could have possibly found this offseason.The manner in which Pettine and General Manager Ray Farmer gushed over McCown during a Browns Fan Fest panel discussion Saturday at the Cleveland Convention Center suggests he might be more of a virtual lock to start the Sept. 13 regular-season opener at the New York...
News-Herald Jun 6, 2015
Cleveland Browns fans get good news about QB situation at Fan Fest

Cleveland Browns fans get good news about QB situation at Fan Fest

If quarterback Josh McCown's performance on the field can match the endorsements he is receiving from his general manager and head coach, the Browns will be the surprise team of the NFL in 2015.Ray Farmer and Mike Pettine talked of McCown in glowing terms on June 6 at the Cleveland Browns Fan Fest in the jam-packed Cleveland Convention Center.

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Browns Player News

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  • Johnny Manziel

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  • Andy Lee

    As Andy Lee copes with loss of daughter, he welcomes change created by trade to Browns

  • Josh McCown

    Cleveland Browns have Terry Talkin' about quarterbacks, preseason rankings and a classy former Brown -- Terry Pluto (photos)

  • Joe Haden

    Browns cornerback Joe Haden 23rd, left tackle Joe Thomas 25th on NFL Network's top-100 list

  • Danny Shelton

    Browns nose tackle Danny Shelton reflects on mother’s influence at NFL Rookie Symposium after honoring her on Father’s Day

  • Justin Gilbert

    Browns mandatory minicamp: Here's what coach Mike Pettine is saying about the team

  • Cameron Erving

    NFC Rookie Symposium: Jameis Winston calls the Cleveland Browns' Cameron Erving a great player

  • Vince Mayle

    Browns notebook: Rookie wide receiver Vince Mayle reveals he’s relying on veteran Dwayne Bowe as his mentor

  • Tashaun Gipson

    Former agent Joel Corry talks about Tashaun Gipson's contract situation