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Cleveland Browns' Nate Burleson watched Calvin Johnson become Megatron and can help Josh Gordon flash

Browns receiver Nate Burleson should be a great mentor for Josh Gordon after spending the last four years in Detroit with Calvin Johnson.
Akron Beacon Journal Apr 7, 2014
New Browns WR Nate Burleson on winning now, LeBron James TD celebration, being a diva and more

New Browns WR Nate Burleson on winning now, LeBron James TD celebration, being a diva and more

New Browns wide receiver Nate Burleson is a self-proclaimed “social butterfly,” so it’s not surprising that he went into great detail while discussing several topics Monday during a 20-minute conference call with beat writers. Our story for Tuesday’s newspaper focuses on the leadership Burleson promises to provide the Browns. But leadership is hardly the only subject Burleson addressed. Below are some other highlights from the conversation. Burleson visited the Miami Dolphins last week before meeting with the Browns on Saturday. Was there any hesitation on Burleson's part to...
Chronicle-Telegram Apr 7, 2014

WR Nate Burleson says Browns are ready to take next step, he’s got plenty left in tank

Nate Burleson believes he brings a lot to the Browns – leadership, experience and a 1,000-yard season if healthy. He wouldn’t have come aboard unless he thought they were poised to get over the hump and make a run at the playoffs. “I see them as a team that’s ready to take that next step,” Read More...The post WR Nate Burleson says Browns are ready to take next step, he’s got plenty left in tank 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 Apr 7, 2014
Cleveland Browns: Nate Burleson ready to provide veteran influence

Cleveland Browns: Nate Burleson ready to provide veteran influence

Nate Burleson might start at wide receiver in the season opener five months from now, and then again he might not depending on what the Browns do in the draft next month. After 11 NFL seasons, 135 games and 457 catches, the newest Brown says he isn't all hung up on labels. "What I'm more concerned about is helping the offense be productive," Burleson said April 7 on a conference call.
KFFL Apr 7, 2014

Dolphins | Made offer to Nate Burleson

The Miami Dolphins made a ...

Browns GM Ray Farmer comments on wide receiver Nate Burleson agreeing to contract

Browns General Manager Ray Farmer released a statement today about the addition of wide receiver Nate Burleson. On Sunday night, Burleson and the Browns reached an agreement on a one-year contract. Here is Farmer's statement: “We’re happy to welcome Nate to the Browns locker room and family. We added Nate because we believe he can play like a Brown, with the added veteran presence that can help young players reach their potential. He's a pro’s pro. He’s the quality-character person that understands the NFL from all angles and sides. He can play, which is evident in his beginning...
Columbus Dispatch Apr 7, 2014

Sports report: Browns sign veteran receiver Burleson

The Cleveland Browns reached an agreement with free-agent receiver Nate Burleson on a one-year deal.
Chronicle-Telegram Apr 7, 2014

Browns: Veteran receiver Nate Burleson agrees to 1-year deal, adds depth, flexibility

Nate Burleson came, he saw and he’s staying. The 11-year veteran receiver with 103 starts and 457 catches visited Cleveland on Saturday and agreed to a one-year contract Sunday night, the team announced. Burleson, 32, started eight of nine games last season in Detroit opposite Pro Bowler Calvin Johnson. With the Browns, Burleson (6-foot, 198 Read More...The post Browns: Veteran receiver Nate Burleson agrees to 1-year deal, adds depth, flexibility appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1...
Pride Of Detroit Apr 7, 2014
Nate Burleson agrees to deal with Browns

Nate Burleson agrees to deal with Browns

Former Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson is headed to Cleveland. The TV world will have to wait at least one more season for the permanent arrival of Nate Burleson. I say that because Burleson's NFL career has not yet come to an end. There was talk that he could be done after the Detroit Lions released him in February, but Burleson agreed to a one-year deal with the Cleveland Browns on Sunday night. Former Lions WR Nate Burelson reached agreement on a one-year deal with the Cleveland Browns, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 7, 2014 Burleson was let go by the...
News-Herald Apr 6, 2014
Cleveland Browns agree to deal with receiver Nate Burleson

Cleveland Browns agree to deal with receiver Nate Burleson

A year ago, the Browns traded for a receiver to mentor Josh Gordon, and it turned out that player was troubled so much he could not finish the season. This time around, they got a player whose only problem is he can't stop a pizza from falling off his car seat without suffering a broken arm. Nate Burleson, a 12-year veteran, has agreed to a one-year contract with the Browns, the team announced on April 6.
Dawgs By Nature Apr 6, 2014
Cleveland Browns Sign WR Nate Burleson to 1-Year Deal

Cleveland Browns Sign WR Nate Burleson to 1-Year Deal

The Browns have added a veteran receiver to their roster. The Cleveland Browns have found their veteran receiver, signing WR Nate Burleson to a one-year contract on Sunday. The agreement between the two sides comes after Burleson met with the team on Saturday. New Cleveland WR Nate Burleson is a solid pickup for Browns. Can help on field and be veteran leader off it. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 7, 2014 The Browns will hope that Burleson is a better veteran leader than WR Davone Bess was last year. Bess, who has since been released, dropped a ton of passes in 2013 and had...
Grand Rapids Press Apr 6, 2014
Ex-Detroit Lions receiver Nate Burleson agrees to deal with Browns

Ex-Detroit Lions receiver Nate Burleson agrees to deal with Browns

Nate Burleson didn't consider retirement because he believes he can still get open. The Cleveland Browns are willing to let him prove it.

Veteran WR Nate Burleson, who visited Dolphins, signs with Browns

Veteran receiver Nate Burleson isn’t coming to Miami. Cleveland announced tonight that Burleson will join the Browns. He visited Miami on Friday and was the first player since free agency began to visit the Dolphins but sign elsewhere (linebacker D’Qwell Jackson visited Miami before free agency began but signed with the Colts). Mike Wallace, Rishard Matthews and Ryan Spadola are the only returning healthy receivers on Miami’s roster. The Dolphins signed Kevin Cone and Mike Rios last week. Receivers Brian Hartline, Brandon Gibson and Armon Binns are all recovering from various...
Detroit News Apr 6, 2014

Report: Ex-Lions WR Nate Burleson agrees to one-year deal with Browns

Burleson was released by the Lions in February in a salary cap move. In four seasons with the Lions, Burleson caughtg4 passes for 2,083 yards and 12 touchdowns
Akron Beacon Journal Apr 6, 2014
Browns strike deal with free-agent wide receiver Nate Burleson, agent says

Browns strike deal with free-agent wide receiver Nate Burleson, agent says

The Browns struck an agreement tonight on a one-year deal with free-agent wide receiver Nate Burleson, his agent, Ken Sarnoff, confirmed. Financial terms were not immediately disclosed. With the move, the Browns bolstered the depth in their receiving corps and added someone they hope can mentor All-Pro Josh Gordon. The 6-foot, 198-pound Burleson visited the Miami Dolphins last week before traveling to Cleveland and meeting with the Browns on Saturday. Burleson, 32, spent the past four seasons with the Detroit Lions. He has also played for the Seattle Seahawks and Minnesota...

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