Cleveland Browns outlast bad Raiders team 23-13

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The Cleveland Browns offense was ugly and the defense carried the day. That’s not something we could say early on in the Browns’ season when the team was averaging more than three TDs per game on the scoreboard. Well, now the Browns can’t run the ball, have a tough time finding the end zone, and

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Tweets of the Game: Raiders vs. Browns – Second Half

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The Cleveland Browns game was a wild affair on Twitter? Did you miss it? Don’t worry. I got you. Third Quarter In case you forgot what the Browns are really missing, Dustin Fox reminds us all that it’s a Josh Gordon watch… We need Josh Gordon back. Bad. — Dustin Fox (@DustinFox37) October 26, 2014

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Tweets of the Game: Raiders vs. Browns – First Half

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Were you not on Twitter during the Browns game? That’s O.K. I was there for you. Here’s how it all went down. First Quarter Browns kicked the ball off to the Raiders to start the game. McFadden could go for 150+ today. #Browns rushing D still suspect. — Jeremy Somerville (@SomervilleCLE) October 26, 2014 Paul

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Watch Matt Schaub throw a trick play interception to the Browns

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Matt Schaub didn’t start the day at quarterback for the Raiders, but Matt Schaub still found a way to throw an interception. On a long field goal attempt, the Raiders moved into trick play formation that put Matt Schaub in deep shotgun. He fumbled the snap, seemed disoriented and put it up for grabs. Tashaun

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Mike Holmgren confirms Oakland visit… on Seattle radio

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When I wrote up the rumors regarding Mike Holmgren potentially coaching the Oakland Raiders, I joked about finding out more on Seattle radio. Apparently, it wasn’t a joke as Mike Holmgren actually did just that. “Yeah, I did go down there,” Holmgren told Mitch Levy. “A couple of years ago, I had met with [owner]

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NFL Rumor: Mike Holmgren to coach the Raiders?

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Mike Holmgren’s name is apparently in the mix with the Oakland Raiders, according to Pro Football Talk. Strong and persistent chatter has emerged in recent days linking Holmgren to the job. It’s a fairly obvious connection, given that former Holmgren lieutenant Reggie McKenzie serves as the General Manager in Oakland. McKenzie, who could be the

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NFL players say Browns are third least-desirable team to play for in the NFL

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At least we’re not… Oakland? ESPN’s NFL Nation did a confidential survey of 82 players and Oakland was the team they’d least like to play for. That’s what the poll concluded after the prompted statement, “The only way I’d play for [team name] is if they doubled my salary.” The Browns came in third after

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Terrell Pryor to be cut or traded by Raiders

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Former Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Terrell Pryor didn’t have an awful year last year, but he apparently isn’t going to be a part of the future in Oakland. It certainly sounds like if you’re a bettor that you should probably assume he’ll get cut. It seems unlikely that anyone would trade for Pryor when the

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NFL News: Browns again sign defensive end Brian Sanford

Defensive end Brian Sanford has sign a deal with the Cleveland Browns, the team confirmed on Thursday morning. ESPN’s Adam Caplan first reported news of a two-year contract on Christmas Day. Sanford, 26, might be most well known in Cleveland for being Seattle’s return in the eventually voided John Moffitt trade. The vocal Moffitt, who

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Josh Cribbs: LeBron James should return to Cleveland

I think LeBron James should go back to Cleveland and all will be forgiven in the universe. — Former Cleveland Browns Pro Bowl return man/wide receiver Josh Cribbs in a list-based column for Sports Illustrated’s Monday Morning Quarterback. Cribbs also addresses chivalry, turning your cell phone off on airplanes and boner pills, in no particular

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NFL News: Seneca Wallace signs with Saints for one year

The news had it that Seneca Wallace was visiting the Raiders and somewhat close to coming to agreement, but that must not have been the case. Seneca Wallace reportedly signed with the Saints today on a one-year deal. Assuming that Seneca Wallace is officially a backup and only a backup, you have to think New

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Raiders sign former Browns safety Usama Young

The connections between the Raiders and Browns seem to keep getting stronger, or at least more strongly anecdotal. First the report that the Raiders badly wanted to keep Desmond Bryant, whom the Browns signed in free agency. Now, Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Raiders have signed former Browns safety Usama Young. Details of

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Raiders to work out former Browns QB Seneca Wallace

Adam Schefter is reporting (by way of PFT for us) that former Browns QB Seneca Wallace is going to work out for the Oakland Raiders. It just goes to show that there are at least nine lives available for anyone who can stand under center in the NFL. It also goes to show that the

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NFL News: Browns’ Kaluka Maiava lands with Raiders

The Cleveland Browns have been signing players, just not their own. Kaluka Maiava has been signed by the Raiders according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Former Browns LB Kaluka Maiava signed with the Raiders: 3 years, $ 6 million. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 13, 2013 Maiava’s time with Cleveland is relatively non-descript. He was

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NFL Rumor: Is Mike Holmgren heading to Oakland?

Though Mike Holmgren said that he would spend the immediate future in a state of retirement that included motorcycles and margaritas, it appears that the alleged quarterback guru could be heading to the Bay Area to enter into a leadership role with the Oakland Raiders. ESPN’s John Clayton reports that the “former Green Bay Packers

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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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Shurmur calls game clinching drive against Oakland a confidence booster

It was a big moment in the game on Sunday. The Raiders had the momentum after pulling to within a field goal mid-way through the 4th quarter. That’s when the Browns went on a 14 play, 94 yard drive consuming 6:04 of game clock. Browns coach Pat Shurmur talked about the drive on Monday- “Anytime

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Browns end ugly road losing streak against Raiders 20-17

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“Just win baby!” The famous words of deceased Raiders head honcho Al Davis rang so very true in Oakland today as the Browns faced the silver and black. It wasn’t a pretty game. The rain held off, but the field was mucky just the same. The Browns had some big plays including long passes to

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Browns-Raiders: Terrelle Pryor Is Active

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, former Ohio State and current Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor will be active for the first time this season when the Raiders host the Browns this afternoon. The third-round supplemental draft pick from 2011 saw action in one game last season after serving his 5-game suspension that the NFL carried

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