The Latest for the Cleveland Browns

 News and Notes: The Cleveland Browns The stories continue to come out surrounding the Cleveland Browns. In anticipation of the NFL Draft just under three weeks away – the team continues to make moves with their roster. Also, as is custom in early April – the fluff pieces are in full effect. However this time, […]

April 2016 by edubs1983

Recent News for the Orange and Brown

A Few Browns’ Tidbits Looking over the franchise, a thing or two struck me. First, the Browns chose the best coach for this job – not only is he knowledgable, but he is energetic and believes in what the Browns are trying to accomplish. Also, the front office continues to work the bottom of the roster […]

March 2016 by edubs1983

Why Have the Veteran Combine?

The Veteran Combine: Whom Does it Benefit? Initially, I was very skeptical when hearing about the new concept known as the Veteran Combine. However, after giving it some thought (and more importantly, watching it on television) I am glad the league agreed to do this. Specifically, three parties are benefitting from this invention. You could […]

March 2015 by edubs1983

Two New More for this Defense

Newest Members of the Cleveland Browns After a few days of inactivity, the Browns inked a couple members who can possibly help the team in 2015 and beyond. Last season, they made wise moves in acquiring Karlos Dansby and Donte Whitner for the defense – both were tremendous leaders and the latter made the Pro […]

March 2015 by edubs1983

Next Three Free Agents Signed – Cleveland Browns

Early Free Agency Signings After getting veteran Josh McCown, the Browns made two moves towards getting some offensive personnel on their roster, and faltered on another.  Although none were Earth shattering, I support one move and am ambivalent towards the other two.  While many continue to be down on the Browns’ front office – they could […]

March 2015 by edubs1983

Don’t be So Down on the Browns

Too Easy for that Low-Hanging Fruit It’s pick on the Browns time, everyone has been quiet during the NFL season but now all come out with their slings and arrows.  Topics include Josh Gordon, Johnny Manziel, “textgate”, and the highly debated article that Jason LaCanfora wrote.  For a franchise that has not won a postseason […]

February 2015 by edubs1983

Top Five Areas to Scour – 2015 Cleveland Browns

Starting to Scout – 2015 Targets by Position  It’s well established that the Browns are pretty far from a finished product and will require improvements to be playing in the months of January and February. But what positional groups should Ray Farmer and his scouts look at first and foremost? We’ll take a glance at […]

January 2015 by edubs1983

The Next Season in the NFL – One of Misdirection

As free agency winds down, we enter the “silly season” A common mantra around the NFL is to not trust anyone.  That sentiment is further reinforced this time of year, as we inch closer to the upcoming draft (in just under seven weeks).  There will be articles, whispers, and rumors swirling about franchise X and […]

March 2014 by edubs1983

Offensive Pickups for the Cleveland Browns

Free Agents who signed with the Cleveland Browns – Offense After signing a couple of guys on the defensive side of the ball, the Cleveland Browns then addressed the opposite side.  These members are complementary pieces but nonetheless important ones to the offense.  Along those lines, I anticipate the franchise adding another running back and […]

March 2014 by edubs1983

D’Qwell Jackson: A Final Farewell

Bidding Adieu to D’Qwell Jackson:  In an unsurprising transaction, the Cleveland Browns released the longest tenured member on their roster.  Back in 2006, then general manager Phil Savage chose the former University of Maryland athlete in the second round.  Since that time, D’Qwell Jackson has seen highs and lows (mostly lows), several overhauls of the […]

March 2014 by edubs1983