7:28 PM EDT, Wed August 31, 2016
Akron Beacon Journal 6 hours ago

Saints adding ex-Browns pass-rusher Kruger

NEW ORLEANS: A person familiar with the deal says the New Orleans Saints and pass-rushing lineman Paul Kruger have agreed to contract terms, two days after the veteran was surprisingly released by the Cleveland Browns.The person spoke to The Associated Press on Wednesday on condition of anonymity because the agreement has not been announced.Kruger has started 46 games for Cleveland in the past three seasons, during which he’s had 18 sacks, including a career-high 11 in 2014.Last season, however, he was credited with 27 tackles, his fewest since 2011, and 2 ½ sacks, his fewest since 2010....

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Akron Beacon Journal 2 hours ago
Nate Ulrich: Looking at some Browns jobs up for grabs heading into preseason finale

Nate Ulrich: Looking at some Browns jobs up for grabs heading into preseason finale

The Browns, like all NFL teams, will trim their 75-man roster to 53 players by 4 p.m. Saturday.But first, some jobs can be won -- or lost -- in their preseason finale against the Chicago Bears, which will begin at 8 p.m. Thursday at FirstEnergy Stadium.Here are some competitions to watch.1. Wide receiverPerhaps Andrew Hawkins and Taylor Gabriel both make the team, but the decision will be fascinating if it comes down to one or the other.Only six players who are 30 or older have survived the franchise’s youth movement to this point. Hawkins is one of them. He turned 30 in March, and he’s...
Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

RTA issues new $5 roundtrip pass in time for Browns regular season

The pass will be available for the Thursday, Sept. 1 preseason game against the Chicago Bears.
Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

Josh McCown likely on Vikings' radar to replace Teddy Bridgewater, but Browns unlikely to part with him

The Vikings are huddling today to explore possible replacements for Teddy Bridgewater, and Josh McCown's name will come up. But the Browns are unlikely to part
Dan Labbe / Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

Jamie Meder has boxed, wrestled and studied his way to an opportunity with his hometown Browns

Meder received plenty of support in his journey to the NFL.
Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

All eyes on Browns defense as exhibition season comes to an end -- Bud Shaw's You Said It

Cleveland sports fans wonder about Paul Kruger's exit and the second coming of defensive coordinator Ray Horton.

Did the Browns make the right moves with Paul Kruger and Andy Lee? Players on the bubble (podcast)

On this week's Akron Beacon Journal and Ohio.com podcast, Browns beat writer Nate Ulrich breaks down the latest team news involving Paul Kruger and Andy Lee. Did the Browns make the right moves jettisoning both veterans? We also look ahead to Thursday's game against the Chicago Bears. The final game of the preseason is all about figuring out the back part of the roster. NFL teams have until 4 p.m. on Sept. 3 to get down to 53 players, so Nate gives his opinion on known veteran Browns players who might be on the bubble.
News-Herald 5 hours ago
Cleveland Browns starters will use final preseason game vs. Bears Sept. 1 as tune-up for opener

Cleveland Browns starters will use final preseason game vs. Bears Sept. 1 as tune-up for opener

The Browns' starters are getting one more chance to prove they're ready to face the Eagles in the season opener Sept. 11, and Coach Hue Jackson wants them to make the most of it.Jackson plans to play his first team on offense and defense for at least part of the game when the Browns and Bears meet in the preseason finale at 8 p.
Akron Beacon Journal 6 hours ago

Browns hope rookie wide receiver Corey Coleman finds mojo in preseason finale after clumsy debut

Browns rookie wide receiver Corey Coleman received a crash course on Murphy’s law last week during his NFL preseason debut.He caught a screen pass for a 9-yard gain from quarterback Robert Griffin III late in the first quarter, but the play was negated by receiver Terrelle Pryor’s pass interference penalty.He was targeted twice in the second quarter but lost his footing and fell both times before the ball arrived. He even lost a shoe the first time.He squabbled with Pryor during the game.The first-round draft pick’s statistics in the 30-13 loss to the host Tampa Bay Buccaneers: One...
Dan Labbe / Plain Dealer 7 hours ago

On Josh Gordon, Robert Griffin III and Corey Coleman: Browns practice report

Mary Kay Cabot and Dan Labbe talk about the day at Browns practice in Berea.
Plain Dealer 10 hours ago
Should Browns fans give Brian Hoyer a warm welcome home on Thursday?

Should Browns fans give Brian Hoyer a warm welcome home on Thursday?

Former Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer returns to Cleveland on Thursday with the Bears.
Plain Dealer 11 hours ago

'Military brat' Robert Griffin III won't judge Colin Kaepernick; Josh Gordon says 'it's great that he did that'

Robert Griffin III, whose parents were both army sergeants, won't judge Colin Kaepernick for sitting during the national anthem; Josh Gordon respects the decision.
Plain Dealer 13 hours ago
Cleveland Browns starters get another dress rehearsal against Chicago Bears: Crowquill

Cleveland Browns starters get another dress rehearsal against Chicago Bears: Crowquill

Cleveland Browns starters get another dress rehearsal Thursday against the Chicago Bears.
Plain Dealer 23 hours ago
Fantasy football 2016 draft strategy: What to do with the No. 1 pick

Fantasy football 2016 draft strategy: What to do with the No. 1 pick

The first in a 10-part series, we take a look at the landscape for owners of the No. 1 pick in 2016 fantasy football drafts.
News-Herald Aug 30, 2016
Cleveland Browns notes: Josh Gordon wants to make most of opportunity before suspension begins

Cleveland Browns notes: Josh Gordon wants to make most of opportunity before suspension begins

Josh Gordon will play against the Bears on Sept. 1 and then, assuming the Browns don't practice two days later, won't be on the practice field again until Oct. 3.Gordon's four-game suspension, part of his reinstatement by the NFL last month, begins at 4 p.m. Sept. 3. That is also the deadline for the Browns and all other teams to trim their roster to 53 players.