Colts are favorites to sign CFL star, former Buckeye Duron Carter

(John Mahoney  / Montreal Gazette)

Do you remember Duron Carter? The son of Hall of Famer Cris Carter, who had that very brief stint of his own at Ohio State? Well, Carter has emerged as a star in the Canadian Football League and has suddenly attracted the interest of several NFL teams. CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reported on the

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Browns linebacker Karlos Dansby to have MRI on knee on Monday

Karlos Dansby Cleveland Browns

While the Cleveland Browns lost the game on Sunday, they also suffered several major injuries on defense. One of the most notable losses was linebacker Karlos Dansby, who left the game early with a knee issue and whose long-term status remains unclear Dansby, 33, is one of the team’s emotional leaders and is the leading

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Wolves discussing Corey Brewer trade with Cavs, Rockets

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The Minnesota Timerberwolves are reportedly discussing a trade of veteran wing Corey Brewer to either the Cleveland Cavaliers or Houston Rockets. ESPN’s Marc Stein reported the news on Sunday afternoon. Brewer, 28, is an odd piece on the 2-7 Wolves who are limping to a slow start without the contributions of point guard Ricky Rubio.

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Tashaun Gipson and Jadeveon Clowney both active for Sunday’s game

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Cleveland Browns safety Tashaun Gipson and Houston Texans rookie linebacker Jadeveon Clowney are among the notable players on the active list for Sunday’s game in Cleveland. After being sidelined most of the week with a concussion, Gipson is active and will start. The NFL’s leader with six interceptions, he suffered the concussion in last Thursday’s

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Titans and Texans would be interested in free agent Brian Hoyer

Brian Hoyer Cleveland Browns

Brian Hoyer’s contract situation remains up in the air. And with that long-term uncertainty, rumors will continue to fly in every possible direction. There had been some talk that last Thursday’s game against the Bengals was a “referendum” game for the 29-year-old veteran out of Michigan State. In return, he had one of his best

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Is Joe Harris joining the Cavs’ starting five?

Joe Harris Cleveland Cavaliers

Joe Harris’ defense, effort and ability to knock down open shots has opened the eyes of a lot of Cavs fans, but also the Cleveland Cavaliers’ coaching staff. In back-to-back games, with the Cavs needing a huge fourth-quarter effort, head coach David Blatt has gone with Harris, the team’s second-round draft pick out of Virginia. Not

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Josh Gordon set to return Monday

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The Browns have been without star receiver Josh Gordon for the entire season, but that will finally change this coming Monday. According to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, the NFL has confirmed to ESPN that Gordon “will be clear to resume normal activities without restriction.” This news puts away any doubt that some fans may have that Gordon

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Arian Foster out against Browns on Sunday; Phil Taylor to IR

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As the snow continues to pummel the city of Cleveland, injury news for the Browns’ Week 11 tilt against the Houston Texans continues to pile up. One of the more discussed injuries heading into Sunday has been Houston running back Arian Foster who has been officially listed as out for the afternoon. There was early-week optimism

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Brian Hoyer headlines Grantland’s “All-Bargain Team”

Brian Hoyer Cleveland Browns

We know that Cleveland Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer has played well through this point in 2014. We know that Johnny Manziel is waiting in the wings while Hoyer is staring down the barrel of some contract negotiations. But on his present deal, leading the Browns to a 6-3 record and a first-place standing in the AFC

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Indians hire more talent from Baseball America

Cleveland Indians Progressive Field

How often are the Cleveland Indians in the news during the middle of November? In addition to having two players listed as finalists for the game’s biggest awards—and one of them winning—the Tribe continues to make waves. While this will not be something that fans will be able to quantify on the field, the Indians

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Boom! Browns crack top 10 in SI Power Rankings, are “team to beat in the AFC North”

Mike Pettine Cleveland Browns

Who knew all it would take is a complete dismantling of a division-leading team on the road in front of a national audience? Though coming in at No. 19 just a week ago, the 6-3 Cleveland Browns have made the top 10 in Sports Illustrated’s NFL Power Rankings heading into Week 11. On the cover

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NBPA firing warning shots in advance of 2017 labor discussions

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A few weeks back, we linked to a profile of Michele Roberts, the NBA players’ union executive director, which painted her as a no-bullshit firecracker who was ready to put the union on her back and lead them to greener pastures than they could ever imagine—the kind with commas and zeros and all kinds of

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Corey Kluber narrowly wins 2014 American League Cy Young Award

Corey Kluber Cleveland Indians

Cleveland Indians ace Corey Kluber had an absolutely tremendous year. It was one of the best pitching seasons in franchise history. And just by a nose, he defeated Seattle star Felix Hernandez to win the American League Cy Young award. The honor is the third given to an Indians pitcher in just eight seasons. C.C.

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Simmons: Other NBA teams intentionally leaking info to disrupt Cavs

Kevin Love Cleveland Cavaliers

Looking for any additional reasons to not believe Sam Smith’s “report” on Kevin Love potentially opting out of his deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers and signing with the Los Angeles Lakers? Look no further than the other 29 teams within the NBA who are apparently desperately rooting for the Wine and Gold’s ascension to the

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Ben Tate is unhappy with current role in Browns’ running game

Ben Tate Cleveland Browns

Cleveland Browns running back Ben Tate is a fan of the Baby Backs, but he is none too pleased with the team’s committee backfield. Gearing up to face his former team in the Houston Texans this Sunday, Tate stated that he “would be lying” if he said he was happy being one of the three

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Tashaun Gipson being evaluated for concussion

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

Safety Tashaun Gipson has been a true playmaker for the Browns defense with six interceptions so far this season. But his availability for this week’s game versus the Houston Texans could be in question. Head coach Mike Pettine announced today that Gipson has been suffering from headaches since the win versus the Cincinnati Bengals last

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Browns sign FB Ray Agnew, waive FB Kiero Small

Ray Agnew from Browns official team site

The Browns have announced that they have waived fullback Kiero Small and have re-signed fullback Ray Agnew. Agnew is an undrafted free agent from Southern Illinois, who the Browns signed in the preseason. He played in the first six games for the Browns, before being waived after week 7’s matchup versus the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Browns signed

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