Browns believed to be “front runners” to land Marcus Mariota

Marcus Mariota

As we draw closer to the 2015 NFL Draft, the Cleveland Browns continue to be linked to Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota. The latest, coming from Tony Pauline states not only that the Tennessee Titans are looking to move the No. 2 pick, but that the Browns, owners of No. 12 and No. 19, are “front runners”

More and more

Johnny Baseball: Manziel attends ballgame in Arlington

Johnny Manziel

Competing for a starting job this fall, Johnny Manziel spent some down time at the yard.

More and more

Desperate Browns have “real interest” in trading up for Marcus Mariota

Marcus Mariota

Though Johnny Manziel is expected to be in Cleveland on April 20, and the Browns lobbed a nice pay day in the direction of one Josh McCown, reports continue to swirl surrounding the team’s interest in Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota. By all indications, the Heisman Trophy winner will be selected with the No. 2 pick,

More and more

Mel Kiper’s latest gives the Browns DeVante Parker and Todd Gurley

NFL Draft

Talk about a break from the norm. After several mock drafts have pegged the Cleveland Browns with offensive and defensive linemen with their pair of first-round draft selections, ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr. has Ray Farmer’s crew beefing up the offensive skill positions in a big way. With the 12th overall pick, despite having added Brian

More and more

Could this be the new Browns Alternate Jersey?

Cleveland Browns Jerseys

Cleveland Browns president Alec Scheiner could be a very angry man this evening. An image circulating on Twitter shows what are claimed to be the team’s new orange alternate jerseys. The image shows the front and back of what appears to be a jersey for Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden, complete with the new “brighter”

More and more

Sam Bradford wouldn’t sign extension with the Browns

Sam Bradford Cleveland Browns

Another day, another member of the media confirming that it was in fact the Cleveland Browns who offered a first-round draft pick for former St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford. Bradford was ultimately sent to the Philadelphia Eagles in a deal for quarterback Nick Foles. According to Sports Illustrated’s Peter King, however, the machinations of the failed

More and more

Could Jimmy Haslam swap the Browns for the Titans?

Jimmy Haslam Cleveland Browns

In what would be a move best made for a cable-based reality television show, could Jimmy Haslam Jr. swap his stake in the Cleveland Browns for that of the Tennessee Titans? According to CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora, the sale of the Titans is becoming a reality. It’s long been rumored, but the wheels are apparently

More and more

Could the Browns trade up to No. 2 for Marcus Mariota?

Marcus Mariota

The Tennessee Titans are—believe it or not—a bigger mess than the Cleveland Browns. They also have a young quarterback who they feel could potentially be the future of the team, leading at least one NFL writer, CBS’ Jason La Canfora, to believe that while Oregon’s Marcus Mariota will go second overall in the upcoming NFL Draft,

More and more

Browns looking to add to defensive backfield in wake of Skrine

Brandon Browner Parrish Cox Cleveland Browns

Buster Skrine leaving via free agency served to create yet another hole in the Swiss Cheese-like wish list for the Cleveland Browns, and it appears the team is doing what they can to kick the tires on potential replacements. On Thursday, the team plans to host free agent cornerback Perrish Cox, he formerly of the

More and more

Browns showing interest in Darrelle Revis—again

Darrelle Revis

When one of the best cornerbacks in the league effectively signs a series of one-year deals that bet on himself in exchange for future flexibility, he’s bound to be linked to several teams every March. Alas, thus is the case once again with Darrelle Revis coming off of a ring-winning season with the New England

More and more

Should the Browns be interested in Brandon Marshall?

Brandon-marshall-smiling-compressor

The Chicago Bears are reportedly interested in trading receiver Brandon Marshall. Marshall has had a hugely productive career, including putting on one of the most incredible receiving days I’ve ever seen in person when his Denver Broncos lost at the hands of Peyton Manning’s Colts.1 Marshall went off for 200 yards on 21 receptions and

More and more

Browns considering former Buckeye Ted Ginn Jr

Ted Ginn Jr.

In the day where players tend to be better recruiters than their coaches, could Donte Whitner have enough pull to get fellow Clevelander Ted Ginn Jr. to be the next member of the Cleveland Browns? According to multiple reports, Whitner has been in talks with head coach Mike Pettine about adding the veteran receiver to

More and more

Browns may kick the tires on Michael Oher

Michael Oher

The Cleveland Browns are all set on the blind side as long as Joe Thomas is ambulatory, but they have struggled to find a top-flight right tackle to bookend the offensive line. Mitchell Schwartz has been inconsistent on the right side, and it’s no secret that the Browns would like to shore up that position.

More and more

Todd McShay has the Browns drafting TJ Clemmings and Devin Funchess in latest mock draft

Mock Draft

With defensive tackle Danny Shelton shooting up draft boards, the Cleveland Browns may have to shift their focus come this spring—at least according to one Todd McShay. Recall, ESPN draftnik Mel Kiper Jr. had the Browns landing the gargantuan Shelton in his first mock draft, but the big man out of Washington is now slotted

More and more

Kyle Shanahan gave the Browns a 32-point presentation on why he wanted out

Kyle Shanahan Cleveland Browns

Have you ever heard of a young, well-compensated offensive coordinator who was out of a job as little as a year earlier corralling his superiors and providing them with a 32-point presentation on why the team should let him out of his contract? Well, if not: Welcome to Berea! Take it away, CBS Sports’ Jason

More and more

Browns reach out to Brian Hoyer to discuss new contract

Brian Hoyer Cleveland Browns

So, about that whole benching thing… The Cleveland Browns, who find themselves in one of the worst quarterback situations in the entire NFL, have reportedly reached out to impending free agent Brian Hoyer in attempt to gauge interest in re-signing with the team. From ESPN.com’s Jeremy Fowler: “We’ve left the door open both ways,” said

More and more

Tony Grossi provides update on Cleveland Browns texting habits

Mike Pettine Cleveland Browns Johnny Manziel

So it appears that there may not have been texts sent from front office members to coaches after all. Though reports have circulated claiming that members of the Browns front office were sending text messages that were critical of play calling and personnel decisions, ESPNCleveland.com’s Tony Grossi reports that said texts were between front office members

More and more

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

More and more

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

More and more

Josh Gordon’s reinstatement is “inevitable”

One week into Josh Gordon’s season-long ban and it appears his potential reinstatement is no longer up for debate.

More and more