Mack is back as Browns match Jaguars offer

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So, you remember that whole Alex Mack contract situation? You see the Browns used the “transition tag” which means… Oh never mind. I’m not going back through all this again. Alex Mack is back. He’ll be back for at least two years and probably three. He’ll be the highest paid center too at $42 million

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Draft Day, Hawk Harrelson, Alex Mack, Super Tall High School Kid and Mansions live at the Grog Shop… While We’re Waiting

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I set a Google Calendar reminder so that I wouldn’t forget to do WWW this week. Let’s hope that works from here on out. Now on with the WWW. ***** I saw Draft Day last night, and here are my initial thoughts. Don’t worry. I will save you any and all spoilers. This isn’t a great

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Browns reportedly ready to match Mack’s offer “in no time at all”

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Less than 24 hours after reporting that the Jacksonville Jaguars may have themselves a shiny new Pro Bowl center, ESPN’s Adam Schefter has hedged his bets with a report that the Cleveland Browns will match the Jags’ offer in “no time at all.” Once it is signed, Browns figure to match Jacksonville's five-year offer sheet

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Do you want the Browns to lose for the draft? – WFNY Roundtable

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Craig: It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Well, not for TD who prefers March Madness, but I digress. The holidays are here and it’s a confusing time to be a Browns fan. In the middle of fan appreciation week, there are lots of fans out there who probably don’t want the Browns to

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Where His Demons Hide

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If you have ever wondered what it would be like to watch a Clydesdale pull away from a Pomeranian, fast forward to roughly the 1:36 mark in the third quarter of Sunday’s contest between the Cleveland Browns and New England Patriots. In a lumbering fashion that could seemingly be a result of adrenaline married with

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Cleveland Browns Game 12: Winners and Losers

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Who caught your eye? Did someone stand out? Who blew it? That’s what were interested in this morning. Winners and losers. WINNER: Josh Gordon. The silly argument last week about whether or not the Browns should have pulled Gordon to protect the single game franchise record for receiving yards looks even sillier now. Josh Gordon’s

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NFL News: Brandon Weeden diagnosed with concussion

Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden has been diagnosed with a concussion and is in the middle of the NFL’s usual protocol for treatment. He reported symptoms after the game, per a team spokesman, and thus did not speak to the media. Weeden threw for 370 yards and three touchdowns on Sunday, yet had two interceptions and

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NFL News: Josh Gordon first with back-to-back 200 yard games

With a 95-yard go-ahead fourth-quarter touchdown, Josh Gordon became the first receiver in NFL history with back-to-back 200-yard games. He now has 261 against Jacksonville after posting 237 against Pittsburgh last week. Gordon now has 1,248 receiving yards in only 10 games this season, including seven touchdowns. Braylon Edwards holds the single-season franchise record with

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Campbell and Robertson headline Cleveland Browns’ inactives versus Jacksonville

Cleveland quarterback Jason Campbell is inactive for today’s game against the Jaguars while recovering from the head injury he suffered last week against the Steelers. The Browns will also be without starting inside linebacker Craig Robertson and his back-up Tank Carder. Also out are OL Martin Wallace, Garrett Gilkey and Reid Fragel as well as

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Browns Preview: Little to win, lots to lose with Jaguars matchup

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The Browns will understandably emphasize all week that they have to keep fighting for pride. But for fans, it’s tough to rally around a 4-7 team with little left to fight for in 2013. This afternoon, those Browns – worthy of yet another Mike Polk video – face off at FirstEnergy Stadium against the depressing

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While We’re Waiting… Buckeyes BCS bonanza

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Cleveland sports fans are waiting. Thus, while we’re all waiting, the WFNY editors thought you might enjoy reading. Because you never know how long we might be waiting. So here are assorted reading goodies for you to enjoy. Send more good links for tomorrow’s edition to tips@waitingfornextyear.com. The Buckeyes knew about that exact two-point conversion

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NFL News: Rookie Darius Eubanks to start at linebacker for Browns

Undrafted rookie free agent Darius Eubanks will start at linebacker for the Cleveland Browns on Sunday against Jacksonville in the wake of the team’s latest injury report on Friday. In that report, the Browns announced that linebacker Tank Carder is out and the man he initially replaced, Craig Robertson, is doubtful for the contest. Carder has been

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WFNY Stats & Info: Four facts for Browns-Jaguars on Sunday

The 4-7 Cleveland Browns host the 2-9 Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium. With the Browns still possibly still being in the “playoff hunt” — as ESPN noted last night — the game still carries some importance. Here are some stats to get you prepared. 1. Cleveland quarterbacks and Jacksonville quarters both completed exactly

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Brandon Weeden: “For the next five weeks, I’m a Cleveland Brown”

“For the next five weeks, I’m a Cleveland Brown. After that, whatever happens is out of my control. I’m excited. This is one of the best teams I’ve ever been on as far as just the group of guys in this locker room, the atmosphere we have going on, the friendships we have and the

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NFL Rumor: Browns were interested in trade for Eugene Monroe

There had been murmurs earlier in the week of the Browns’ reported interest in Eugene Monroe, the left tackle just traded from Jacksonville to Baltimore. Now, we have the gory details, courtesy of CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora’s latest report: The Jaguars dealt starting left tackle Eugene Monroe to the Ravens this week for fourth-

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While We’re Waiting… Fantasy football in NFL stadiums?

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While We’re Waiting is a space on the WaitingForNextYear website where we share links every day. We’ve been doing it for about four years or so. Denny Mayo used to be much more amusing with his intros, if you recall. You know the drill: Email us with suggestions at tips@waitingfornextyear.com. Would the Browns ever try out an

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NFL News: Mohamed Massaquoi released by Jacksonville Jaguars

Mohamed Massaquoi was released by the Jacksonville Jaguars today. With that news the entire 2009 second round Browns class consisting of three players is out of the league. Massaquoi might still get picked up, of course, but in his first season outside his rookie deal with the team that drafted him, Massaquoi couldn’t find his

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NFL Rumor: Unknown team has trade in place for Alex Smith

Combine news was all over Twitter during the daytime on Sunday, but then CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora just recently dropped this quarterback news-bomb on the world: The 49ers have expressed to others that a deal for QB Alex Smith is effectively complete. Can’t be finalized til league year begins 3/12 — Jason La Canfora

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NFL News: Browns hire Jacksonville general counsel Sashi Brown

It doesn’t give a clear indication over who might be the team’s next GM, but the Browns announced yet another front office hire today. The great Jason La Canfora for CBS Sports has the news: Browns have hired Jags general counsel Sashi Brown, adding to front office. Browns handles contracts and negotiations … — Jason

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NFL Draft: Browns currently picking 6th

According to the experts at NEPatriotsDraft.com after crunching all the numbers and considering the Browns’ season-ending loss to the Steelers, the Cleveland Browns will be picking 6th in this year’s NFL draft. 1. Kansas City Chiefs (2-13) .491 2. Jacksonville Jaguars (2-14) .541 3. Oakland Raiders (4-11) .470 4. Philadelphia Eagles (4-12) .512 5. Detroit

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