Bad news Browns: NFL teams select best QB with 1st overall pick

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TINSTAAQP might as well be part of the normal fan speak this time of year when it comes to the NFL Draft.1 There Is No Such Thing As A Quarterback Prospect is a subtly often repeated idea expressed through everything from whispers to shouts of names such as Ryan Leaf, JaMarcus Russell, Brandon Weeden, and

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Kyle Shanahan saying all the right things—now that he’s gone

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I don’t know if we’ll ever confirm that Kyle Shanahan lit a match before departing Cleveland, but I think it’s a pretty safe bet. Now that he’s arrived in Atlanta, he’s not saying anything controversial at all. He’s at a safe distance from the fire he helped build in Cleveland, so I guess he gets

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On Brandon Weeden’s rookie season, and other Browns rookie records

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Over the past two weeks (part 1 and part 2), my good friend and colleague Rick has posted updates on some historic NFL records being accomplished by the current trio of rookies on the Browns offense: QB Brandon Weeden, RB Trent Richardson and WR Josh Gordon. In his initial post, I helped to provide some

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Willoughby Pub Lending Support for Browns Coaching Candidate

Cleveland Browns fans are quite the faithful bunch, and that phenomenon would certainly explain a recent development at Mullarkey’s Irish Pub in downtown Willoughby, Ohio. John Bowers, the restaurant’s owner, is launching a campaign for the Browns to hire Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Mike Mularkey, who is interviewing with the team today in Cleveland. Although

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Browns Lose an Especially Ugly One to Falcons

Let’s put this 20-10 loss in perspective a little bit.  All-world left tackle Joe Thomas had an awful game at the hands of John Abraham.  Thomas gave up a sack.  He gave up the injury to Seneca Wallace’s right ankle that knocked him out of the game.  Lastly, he got housed by Abraham on Jake

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Pre-Game Intel – Falcons vs. Browns

When and Where: Sunday October 10th, 2010 – 1:00 PM – Cleveland Browns’ Stadium (It is 10-10-10… Keanu says “WHOA!”) Overview: Matt Ryan and the Falcons were stifled in week one by the Pittsburgh Steelers in an ugly 15-9 loss.  Since, they have run off three straight with the highlight coming against the Saints in

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The Browns Will Win If…

I wrote once upon a time that I would consider it progress if the Browns had the same record as last year, but looked competitive. To that end, I consider this team improved. Not only have they earned their first win a week quicker, but their three losses have been by a total of 12

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While We’re Waiting… A WFNY Brew, Tough Draft Position, and Tall Cavalier Tales

While We’re Waiting aims to be the round-up of the recent WFNY-esque information for your morning viewing. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email in the sidebar. WFNY- The Beverage! We received several tips about  Great Lakes Brewing Company’s newest mix WIT Till Next Year– “True Cleveland sports fans

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Vernon Gholston, First Overall?

With the Miami Dolphins on the clock with the first overall selection in the upcoming draft, Bill Parcells and company have already stated that they will not be selecting Matt Ryan out of Boston College.  While it was reported yesterday that the ‘Phins have begun talks with the University of Michigan’s Jake Long, another Big

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