9:06 PM EDT, Tue July 22, 2014
Dawgs By Nature 3 hours ago

Pettine: "We have no plans to cut Josh Gordon"

There's been a lot of speculation over the last month from media, fans, and former NFL players regarding Josh Gordon's apparent substance abuse issues and off-the-field decision making. And while Browns fans hold their collective breath regarding the length of the suspension the NFL will give Gordon, we learned yesterday from Coach Mike Pettine that the Browns do not plan to cut him - in fact they plan to help him. "I think we need to find the middle ground of what's best for Josh and what's best for the organization. I know Cris Carter came out and said that, but we think you can...
Rotoworld 2 hours ago

Browns have 'no plans' to release Josh Gordon - Josh Gordon (WR) Cleveland Browns

The Browns have no plans to release Josh Gordon, and expect him to participate in training camp while his suspension appeal is heard.

Former Ute Paul Kruger talks leading youth and a youthful NFL team

Paul Kruger is taking a leadership role in two youth movements: One in Cleveland, and the other back home in Utah. Kruger went from the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens to the Cleveland Browns in 2013, earning a five-year, $40 million contract but enduring the growing pains of the team’s second-youngest team. “We’re obviously in the building stages, but it’s exciting to be a part of that,” Kruger told The Tribune by phone on Tuesday. “We’ve just got to put the pieces together and go forward....
Behind the Steel Curtain 1 hour ago

Browns Cornerback Joe Haden denies young Steelers fan autograph

While the Steelers and Browns have a rivalry on the field, Haden maintains the rivalry off the field as well. The Steelers, Browns rivalry is serious business to Browns cornerback Joe Haden. At the Good Games Athletics' Camp Haden in northeast Ohio, a young Steelers fan approached Haden with a black...
Kevin Nogle / The Phinsider 14 hours ago
Johnny Manziel jersey tops sales, Ryan Tannehill cracks top 20

Johnny Manziel jersey tops sales, Ryan Tannehill cracks top 20

The NFL released the list of the top 25 selling jerseys between April and July, with Johnny Manziel taking the top spot. Where did Ryan Tannehill land on the list? The NFL has announced the top selling jerseys on NFL.com over the past few months, starting in April and running through mid-July.  Who took the top spot?  Not surprisingly, it went to Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel.  Rookie quarterbacks always sell well, and when you add in the hype and charisma that surrounds the Heisman Trophy winner, plus a city starving for wins since returning to the league in 1999,...
Dawgs By Nature 7 hours ago

Transcript of Brian Hoyer's Mike & Mike interview

Brian Hoyer talks with ESPN's Mike & Mike about his excitement for training camp, new teammates on offense, new offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, and his approach to a potential quarterback competition with Johnny Manziel. Greenberg: "Your emotions as training camp is set to start? It's obviously...

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News-Herald 1 hour ago

Cleveland Cavaliers: Dion Waiters to practice against USA National team on USA Select team

It should make for some interesting one-on-one matchups. USA Basketball released its 13-man USA Select team, which includes Cavaliers shooting guard Dion Waiters. The select team will practice against the USA National team in Las Vegas on July 28-31. Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving is in the pool of 19 players trying to earn a spot on the national team that will compete in the FIBA World Cup this summer in Spain.
Cleveland Browns claim offensive lineman Nick McDonald off waivers from San Diego Chargers

Cleveland Browns claim offensive lineman Nick McDonald off waivers from San Diego Chargers

McDonald is in his third NFL season out of Grand Valley State.
Mike Pettine views Brian Hoyer vs. Johnny Manziel 'as open,' plans to name starter before third preseason game

Mike Pettine views Brian Hoyer vs. Johnny Manziel 'as open,' plans to name starter before third preseason game

Browns coach Mike Pettine views his quarterback competition between Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer 'as open' and also says he'd like to name his starter by the third preseason game.
Akron Beacon Journal 3 hours ago

Browns claim center Nick McDonald off waivers from Chargers

The Browns claimed center Nick McDonald off waivers today from the San Diego Chargers. The move is included on the NFL's official list of transactions. The Chargers waived McDonald, 27, on Monday with a non-football injury designation. He signed with the Chargers in January. The 6-foot-4, 305-pound McDonald entered the NFL in 2010 as an undrafted free agent with the Green Bay Packers. He spent the 2011 and 2012 seasons with the New England Patriots, starting three of 16 games in which he appeared. He sat out the entire 2013 season after the Patriots cut him in training camp.
Dan Labbe / Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

Joe Haden doesn't want to sign your Steelers jersey

Browns cornerback turns down young fan who asked him to sign his Steelers jersey.
Where is Colt McCoy? - Catching up with the Cleveland Browns starting quarterbacks since 1999

Where is Colt McCoy? - Catching up with the Cleveland Browns starting quarterbacks since 1999

Former Browns starting quarterback Colt McCoy is now on the roster of the Washington Redskins.
Akron Beacon Journal 5 hours ago

Battles of Berea: Running backs

Battles of Berea: Running backsPlayers to watch: Edwin Baker (5-foot-8, 210 pounds, first year, 23 years old); Isaiah Crowell (5-11, 225, rookie, 21); Dion Lewis (5-8, 195, fourth year, 23); Chris Ogbonnaya (6-foot, 225, fifth year, 28); Ben Tate (5-10, 220, fifth year, 25); Terrance West (5-10, 225, rookie, 23).2013 stats: Baker — two starts in three games, 43 carries for 171 yards (4.0 average) and two touchdowns, eight catches for 57 yards, no fumbles; Crowell — started 11 of 12 games at Alabama State, 170 carries for 1,121 yards (6.6 average) and 15 touchdowns, seven catches for 27...
Akron Beacon Journal 6 hours ago

Browns coach Mike Pettine reveals format for Aug. 2 scrimmage in Akron

When the Browns hit the University of Akron’s campus Aug. 2, they’ll also be ready to hit each other.In a recent interview with the Beacon Journal, coach Mike Pettine said the team’s upcoming Family Day scrimmage at InfoCision Stadium will feature legitimate game-like action. Some coaches, in an attempt to avoid injuries, encourage players to hit each other and then wrap up without tackling, but Pettine said that won’t be the case when his team invades Akron.“It’s a scrimmage,” Pettine said. “We’re live. We’ll tackle.”As for the format of the scrimmage, Pettine said he...
Akron Beacon Journal 6 hours ago

Nate Ulrich’s Browns position battle analysis: Ben Tate has edge at running back, but Terrance West is threat

Editor’s note: This is the fourth installment of a seven-part series in which Browns beat writer Nate Ulrich analyzes players who will vie for starting jobs or other important roles during training camp. The first full-squad practice of camp is scheduled to run from 9:30 a.m.-12:10 p.m. Saturday at the team’s headquarters in Berea.Ben Tate is right about one aspect of the Browns’ running back competition but wrong about another.When mandatory minicamp wrapped up June 12, Tate, a free-agent acquisition who spent the past four years with the Houston Texans as the backup to three-time Pro...
Johnny Merchandise: Browns rookie Manziel tops NFL Players Inc. sales list

Johnny Merchandise: Browns rookie Manziel tops NFL Players Inc. sales list

Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel is ranked No. 1 on NFL Players Inc.'s list for officially licensed merchandise sold from March 1-May 31. The Browns drafted Manziel 22nd overall on the night of May 8, so he shot to the top of the list in just 23 days. NFLPI announced the ranking today.  The NFLPI is the licensing and marketing subsidiary of the NFL Players Association. Its sales list includes Nike T-shirts and Fathead wall decals sold online and by traditional retail outlets. Licensed product categories also include jerseys, player murals, figurines, matted and framed photos,...
News-Herald 10 hours ago
Cleveland Browns: Buster Skrine trying to fend off Justin Gilbert for second starting corner spot

Cleveland Browns: Buster Skrine trying to fend off Justin Gilbert for second starting corner spot

This story on cornerbacks Buster Skrine and Justin Gilbert is the third in a series previewing position battles in Browns training camp. The deck, it would seem, is stacked against Buster Skrine. Skrine does not care.Browns general manager Ray Farmer was so determined to make the Browns better in the secondary he passed up the player regarded as the best wide receiver in the draft, Sammy Watkins, and drafted the top-rated cornerback, Justin Gilbert, instead.
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer 10 hours ago

Mike Pettine says the Browns won't cut Josh Gordon; What should the team do with the wide receiver?

What will the Browns do about troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon? It appears the answer is keep him on the roster while trying to get him the help he desperately needs.

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    Johnny Manziel

    Mike Pettine views Brian Hoyer vs. Johnny Manziel 'as open,' plans to name starter before third preseason game

  • 3 Josh Gordon

    Josh Gordon

    Pettine: "We have no plans to cut Josh Gordon"

  • 2 Brian Hoyer

    Brian Hoyer

    Browns QB Brian Hoyer Has the Support of OG Jason Pinkston

  • 2 Ben Tate

    Ben Tate

    Cleveland Browns Caption Contest (7/12): Running Backs

  • 2 Terrance West

    Terrance West

    Nate Ulrich’s Browns position battle analysis: Ben Tate has edge at running back, but Terrance West is threat

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