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Dawgs By Nature 3 hours ago
Roster Cuts, The Aftermath: One Man's Trash...Is Another Man's Treasure

Roster Cuts, The Aftermath: One Man's Trash...Is Another Man's Treasure

The Browns have completed their cutdown to the 53 man roster, what players released by other teams do you think our front office may be interested in bringing aboard? Here are a few I have my eyes on. WAIVED PLAYERS: These players go through the waiver process and their contract is assumed by the claimant team. WR Vincent Brown - A polished route runner who gains good separation with crisp breaks, Brown has reliable hands and would fill a possession role in our offense due to mediocre long speed. Brown could potentially be a go-to target on breaking routes on third down, a role in which...
Akron Beacon Journal 18 hours ago

Tracking Browns' roster cuts as they form 53-man roster

Today is the NFL's cut day, meaning all teams must trim their 75-man rosters to 53 players before 4 p.m. Follow along as we monitor cuts the Browns have made today: -Nate Burleson, WR Burleson, an 11-year veteran, signed a one-year deal with the Browns in the offseason. The move comes as a bit of...

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Columbus Dispatch 33 mins ago

NFL: Nate Burleson released; Browns receivers untested

CLEVELAND — Nate Burleson’s experience and leadership skills made him attractive to the Cleveland Browns. The receiver’s inability to stay on the field made him expendable.
Chronicle-Telegram 5 hours ago

Browns trim roster to 53 — Burleson doesn’t make cut

The committee has been chosen. The Browns will use a receiver-by-committee approach following the suspension of All-Pro Josh Gordon for the season, but veteran Nate Burleson won’t be on it. He was cut Saturday as the NFL required teams to get down to the regular-season roster limit of 53. Undrafted and undersized rookie Taylor Gabriel Read More...The post Browns trim roster to 53 — Burleson doesn’t make cut 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.
Plain Dealer 5 hours ago

Ann McKee: The woman who fell in love with brains and changed football as we know it

Ann McKee fell in love with brains in Cleveland. That led to findings of chronic traumatic encephalopathy in famous athletes, which led to a change in football as we know it.

Nate Burleson and Leon McFadden are gone but Rex Grossman and Isaiah Crowell survive Cleveland Browns cuts to 53

Leon McFadden, Dion Lewis and Nate Burleson were among the Browns roster moves today to get down to the final 53.
Akron Beacon Journal 8 hours ago

Browns’ cuts highlighted by Nate Burleson’s departure; undrafted rookies Isaiah Crowell, Ray Agnew, veteran Rex Grossman hang on

Everyone knows the Browns are desperate for help in their receiving corps in the wake of the NFL banning All-Pro Josh Gordon for at least the entire 2014 season, but apparently coach Mike Pettine and General Manager Ray Farmer didn’t believe veteran Nate Burleson could provide adequate assistance.Burleson headlined the list of players the Browns released Saturday as all NFL teams were required to trim their 75-man rosters to 53 players before a 4 p.m. deadline.Other notables who didn’t survive cuts were running backs Dion Lewis and Chris Ogbonnaya, tight end/fullback MarQueis Gray, guard...
News-Herald 9 hours ago

Cleveland Browns roster

The Browns' 53-man roster: Offense (23) Quarterbacks (3): Brian Hoyer, Johnny Manziel, Rex Grossman; running backs (3) : Ben Tate, Terrance West, Isaiah Crowell, fullback (1): Ray Agnew; wide receivers (5): Miles Austin, Andrew Hawkins, Travis Benjamin, Taylor Gabriel, Charles Johnson; tight ends (3): Jordan Cameron, Gary Barnidge, Jim Dray; offensive linemen (8): Joe Thomas, Alex Mack, John Greco, Mitchell Schwartz, Joel Bitonio, Paul McQuistan, Martin Wallace, Karim Barton.
News-Herald 9 hours ago

How the Cleveland Browns cut their roster to 53

How the Browns trimmed their roster to 53: The contracts of four veteran players were terminated: Wide receiver Nate Burleson; linebackers Zac Diles and Jamal Westerman; and running back Chris Ogbonnaya. Cornerback Isaiah Trufant was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury. Fifteen players waived: Defensive backs Josh Aubrey and Leon McFadden, defensive linemen Calvin Barnett, Jacobbi McDaniel and Justin Staples; offensive linemen Reid Fragel, Garrett Gilkey, Donald Hawkins, Alex Parsons and Abasi Salimu; quarterback Connor Shaw; tight end/fullback MarQueis Gray; running back Dion Lewis;...
News-Herald 10 hours ago
Cleveland Browns have little experience at wide receiver after roster cuts

Cleveland Browns have little experience at wide receiver after roster cuts

The Browns cut their roster to 53 on Aug. 30 and in doing so kept five wide receivers with a combined 41 catches in the NFL last season. And you were worried about how the Browns would get by without Josh Gordon. Twelve-year veteran Nate Burleson was released, leaving offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan - for now anyway - with Miles Austin (24 catches with the Cowboys last year), Andrew Hawkins (12 with the Bengals), Travis Benjamin (five with the Browns) plus rookie Taylor Gabriel and first-year player Charles Johnson filling out the wide receiver stable.
Chronicle-Telegram 12 hours ago

WR Nate Burleson among cuts as Browns trim roster to 53; undrafted rookie RB Isaiah Crowell makes team

Veteran receiver Nate Burleson, change-of-pace running back Dion Lewis, versatile running back Chris Ogbonnaya, cornerback Leon McFadden and guard Garrett Gilkey were among the players cut by the Browns on Saturday as they got down to the regular-season roster limit of 53. McFadden, a third-round selection, and Gilkey, a seventh-rounder, were draft picks in 2013. Read More...The post WR Nate Burleson among cuts as Browns trim roster to 53; undrafted rookie RB Isaiah Crowell makes team appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content...
Akron Beacon Journal 12 hours ago

Browns make final roster cuts

The Browns cut the roster down to 53 players on Saturday. Here is the news release from the team: The Cleveland Browns today readied their roster for the 2014 season opener in Pittsburgh in eight days by making 21 transactions to reach the NFL regular season limit of 53 players.   The team terminated the contracts of four veteran players including 12-year veteran, wide receiver Nate Burleson; linebackers Zac Diles and Jamal Westerman; and running back Chris Ogbonnaya.   Cornerback Isaiah Trufant was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury that forced him to miss three of the...

Cleveland Browns cut cornerback Leon McFadden and rookie QB Connor Shaw, source says

The Cleveland Browns cut cornerback Leon McFadden, their third-round pick last year.

Browns cut WR Nate Burleson and guard Garrett Gilkey

The Browns cut receiver Nate Burleson and guard Garrett Gilkey.
Plain Dealer 19 hours ago
Cleveland Browns cut Chris Ogbonnaya, leaving rookie Isaiah Crowell as third back

Cleveland Browns cut Chris Ogbonnaya, leaving rookie Isaiah Crowell as third back

The Browns have cut running back Chris Ogbonnaya, which leaves rookie Isaiah Crowell as the third back.
Plain Dealer 20 hours ago

Browns RB Dion Lewis cut, rookie back Isaiah Crowell could be safe

Browns running back Dion Lewis has been cut by the Browns, a league source told cleveland.com. It means rookie back Isaiah Crowell could be safe.

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