Santa Claus Came to Town: Phil Taylor provides a Christmas for local children

Phil Taylor Cleveland Browns

On a cold night in December, there’s a jolly man riding around town in a matching suit with an epic beard and a cap placed upon his head. He has a few toys at his disposal—your standard juvenile arsenal of foam-launching equipment. But instead of a sleigh, boots with bells and reindeer leading the way, that man

Read More...

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

Read More...

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

(Lynn Ischay/The Plain Dealer)

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

Read More...

The D Shuts Down Cincy: Browns Film Room

Cleveland Browns Buster Skrine

The Cleveland Browns are in first place after beating the Cincinnati Bengals on national television last Thursday. The Browns completely dominated the Bengals, beating them 24-3. Their defense played in what may have very well been their best game of the season, forcing four Cincinnati turnovers. The unit was able to hold the Bengals’ offense

Read More...

Cleveland Browns Inactives: Browns without Cameron and Hawkins

Jordan Cameron Cleveland Browns

The Browns will face a big division matchup without two of the best weapons on offense. Tight end Jordan Cameron and wide receiver Andrew Hawkins will be out tonight versus the Cincinnati Bengals. The game will be even tougher then expected because of these two inactive players. The Browns must rely on their running game

Read More...

Cleveland Browns Inactives: Defensive line thin again this week

(Lynn Ischay/The Plain Dealer)

The Cleveland Browns have released their inactive list for their matchup versus the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Browns will be thin again at the defensive line position this week. The defensive line will be without Phil Taylor, Billy Winn, and Ahtyba Rubin when the team hits the field versus the winless Jaguars. The Browns will start Desmond Bryant,

Read More...

Cleveland Browns Inactives: Defensive Line Depleted, Terrance West surprise inactive

Cleveland Browns Terrance West

The Cleveladn Browns released their inactive list this morning ahead of their AFC North clash with the rival Pittsburgh Steelers. As expected, the defensive line is quite depleted with Ahtyba Rubin, Phil Taylor, and Billy Winn all inactive for this game, leaving them with only Desmond and Armonty Bryant and the seldom-used to this point

Read More...

Phil Taylor undergoes minor surgery, expected to miss time

Phil Taylor Clevelland Browns

Cleveland Browns defensive tackle and amateur film maker Phil Taylor will miss what looks to be at least the next several weeks after undergoing surgery to repair an injured right knee. Cleveland.com’s Mary Kay Cabot reports that the procedure was a “minor scope.” #Browns Phil Taylor underwent a minor scope on his knee today, a source

Read More...

Cleveland Browns: Stocks Falling

Cleveland Browns Joe Haden

The first quarter of the NFL season is behind us so it’s a natural point to stop and take a look at the Cleveland Browns and see Ray Farmer and Mike Pettine’s portfolio of players to see whose stock is rising and whose is falling. Earlier this week we started with the guys you can send

Read More...

Through all the offensive woes, the Browns defense stands strong

Browns vs Redskins goal line stand

Johnny Manziel versus Brian Hoyer. This battle has been the talk of Cleveland and the focus of national media—”Johnny Manziel and the Browns!” Seemingly every Browns-related story has been about the quarterback competition or the offensive woes that find the team struggling to find the end zone. But through all of these other story lines, the Browns defense

Read More...

Browns Preseason Game 2: Winners and Losers

WinnersLosers_WFNY

Oof. Entering Monday night the quarterback competition was really up for grabs, and unfortunately for Browns fans, neither quarterback took the opportunity to win the job. You know the drill. It’s time for Winners and Losers. WINNER: Armonty Bryant. The Michael Lombardi seventh-round gamble is having as good a showing in these preseason games as

Read More...

Photos of Browns Training Camp from 2014-07-27

Ben Tate

I’m not a good photographer by any means, but in case you couldn’t be there, here’s the way things looked from my vantage point. Look out for the “bro bump” between Paul Kruger and Karlos Dansby. Plus a few shots of Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel. Post by WaitingForNextYear.

Read More...

WFNY’s State of the Browns: Defensive Linemen

Cleveland-Browns-Hoping-Phil-Taylor-Can-Dominate-Nose-Tackle-in-2013

WFNY’s State of the Browns series shifts from the offensive side of the ball to the defensive side. As we saw in the Super Bowl last season, great defenses can lead a team. The Browns are built for the defense to be the backbone of the 2014 Browns season. They will be running a 3-4

Read More...

Browns pick up fifth-year option on Phil Taylor

Taylor4

In one of the more underdiscussed story lines of the offseason, the Cleveland Browns have picked up their fifth-year option on big defensive tackle Phil Taylor. #Browns have exercised the option on Phil Taylor's contract for the fifth year, source said. — Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) May 2, 2014 Taylor started 15 games in 2013,

Read More...

Calling out the worst of all NFL draft clichés

2012 NFL Draft

Leading up to an NFL draft, there are a lot of hackneyed conversations that will drive a fan absolutely crazy. It seems that some fans want to rely on simplistic rules to simplify the NFL draft for themselves. It’s a coping mechanism to help deal with the fact that most fans have do not possess nearly

Read More...