Browns Preseason Game 4: What We’re Watching…

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Thursday night marks the fourth and final game of the 2015 Cleveland Browns preseason. For most, this game cannot end soon enough, signaling the end of what is arguably the worst stretch of the NFL season. But for a select few, Game 4 could make or break a career—a fringe player getting the attention of

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Suppose the Browns didn’t make any trades in the 2011 draft

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Would it be worth it to lose the chance at taking Brandon Weeden in 2012?

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Predicting the Browns final 53-man roster

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The Cleveland Browns are one preseason game away from finally preparing for the games that count. It has been a long and interesting preseason with the Browns sitting at 1-2, winning their third preseason game on Saturday versus the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. We have seen some players play well and others struggle. After they take the

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Piranhas … And the Top 10 Suggested Answers for Mike Pettine to Questions about Johnny Manziel

The most dangerous piranhas stand upright and wear press passes.

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The long and the short of the Browns’ win over the Buccaneers

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On Josh McCown, Thad Lewis, and the Browns’ preference for short passes.

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Browns Beat Buccaneers 31-7 in “Dress Rehearsal” Preseason Game

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The Cleveland Browns played by far their best game of the preseason with an impressive performance in Tampa Bay against the Buccaneers.

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That stings: The Browns and their national television woes

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Things get dark when the lights turn on.

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WFNY Roundtable: Five favorite Browns players 1999-Present

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There have been more downs than ups over the past 15 seasons. That only makes our favorite players mean that much more.

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Surprises hatched in the huddle

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The Cleveland Browns have utilized trick plays for quite some time. Here’s a look at some in-huddle creations over the years, featuring Paul Brown, Bernie Kosar, Brian Hoyer…and Robert E. Lee?

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Whose Browns jersey should you buy?

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The Browns have new duds. Which player’s is actually worth purchasing?

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The good and the not-so-good for the Browns through two preseason games

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Injuries, inconsistencies and third-down defense have plagued the Browns, but it hasn’t been *all* bad.

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For the Browns’ future, it’s all about Johnny Manziel

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It’s a scary proposition, but it’s the truth.

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Snap Judgment: Xavier Cooper racking up sacks thanks to quick first step

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Linemen running 40-yard dashes has always been weird. Except for the rare case when the big hosses are chasing a play downfield, that sort of relatively long distance speed is not particularly important to the large gentlemen who line up nearest the ball. More important to life in the trenches are reaction time and first

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What Do NFL Scouts Look For in the Preseason?

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The Cleveland Browns lost to the Buffalo Bills 11-10 Thursday night in their second preseason game. It was far from a pretty performance, even with Johnny Manziel leading a 96-yard drive that culminated in a 21-yard touchdown pass to Shane Wynn. The Browns totaled 232 yards on offense, scored just that one touchdown and a field

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Johnny Manziel, Terrance West show up against Buffalo

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Coming into the season, I was pretty skeptical about the future of Johnny Manziel. As much as I wanted to be encouraged by Manziel’s apparent turnaround in his personal life, it didn’t seem to be immediately relevant to the whole football thing. I openly wondered if Manziel was even the best backup candidate for the

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WFNY Roundtable: What We’re Watching For in Browns-Bills

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In advance of Thursday night’s preseason game against Rex Ryan and the Buffalo Bills, we here at WFNY poured some cold ones and got together, roundtable style, to discuss what, exactly, we will be watching for come opening kick. Do enjoy. Will: I’ll be watching Danny Shelton, who has immediately become a favorite of mine and,

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2015 Browns Unit Previews: The Special Teams

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The Browns have one preseason game under their belt with their next game coming on Thursday against the Buffalo Bills. Over the course of the last month or so, I have previewed each position and unit on the Cleveland Browns. We will finish the Browns preview series by looking at the team’s special teams unit.

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Renaming the Cleveland Browns Quarterback Position

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What’s in a name, anyway?1 As an aspiring wordsmith, much of my existence is spent deciding when to emphasize that question and when to suppress it; when to answer it and when to ignore it. Words are the elements through which I express myself — my fingers nimbly tapping words across the keys of my board

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What I Want From the Browns This Year

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My old man and I don’t talk that much, or that often. We’re not on bad terms at all, we’re just not big talkers, at least not with each other.1 We aren’t the sort of father and son to call each other up on the phone and just shoot the breeze for an hour. Unless

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First-game takeaways (with a preseason-sized grain of salt)


Redskins 20, Browns 17 There are not a great many conclusions the fan/non-professional observer can reach after watching a first exhibition game of the season. To begin with, the final score means next to nothing. And several of the players expected to be starters once the regular season begins are either not playing very much

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