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clevelandbrowns.com Updated Apr 5, 2013During the mid-1980s, Browns strength and conditioning coach Brad Roll learned weightlifting techniques in Russia and East Germany.Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns P.M. links: Quentin Groves may be an under-rated addition; should still draft a quarterbackcleveland.com Updated Apr 5, 2013Browns signed linebacker Groves as a free agent. More competition needed at quarterback besides Brandon Weeden and Jason Campbell. More Browns story links.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Apr 5, 2013The Bengals and free agent safety Usama Young met on Friday, Joe Reedy of the Cincinnati Enquirer reported. The Browns released Young on Tuesday. Young, who turns 28 in May, intercepted a career-best three passes for Cleveland last season. He made start…Upvote Share Tweet
Pre-draft starting lineup: Cleveland BrownsESPN.com Updated Apr 5, 2013The AFC North blog is continuing to look at the projected starters (as the roster stands right now) for each team in the division this week: CLEVELAND BROWNS Offense QB: Brandon Weeden RB: Trent Richardson FB: Owen Marecic WRs: Josh Gordon, Greg Little …Upvote Share Tweet
Dillon: Rapidly developing Watson bringing British Invasion to NFLCNNSI.com Updated Apr 5, 2013Menelik Watson came from England in 2011 never having played. Now he's one of the most eye-catching prospects in the draft. He's raw, Dennis Dillon writes, but won't be for long.Upvote Share Tweet
Miller supports cause close to his heartclevelandbrowns.com Updated Apr 5, 2013CLEVELAND -- Browns offensive lineman Ryan Miller visited the Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center on Thursday afternoon.Upvote Share Tweet
Wake-up: Do Browns want to trade down?ESPN.com Updated Apr 5, 2013Politics, NCAA violations, weight issues and draft strategy. Yes, your wake-up call covers a wide spectrum Friday ... RAVENS: Nose tackle Terrence Cody acknowledged to the team's official website that he "didn't play that well" in 2012. Cody s…Upvote Share Tweet
AFC North mock draftApr 5Bucky Brooks and Daniel Jeremiah reveal their three-round mock drafts for the Baltimore Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers, Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals.
Don Banks: Many teams added new No. 2 QBs, but who has best backup plan?Apr 5As much as 2012 was celebrated as the Year of the Rookie Quarterback in the NFL, with Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson dazzling us in historic ways and leading their upstart teams to the playoffs, there was a still under-appreciated mo…
Bill Simmons on PEDs, 'Mad Men,' and Red Sox savior Jackie Bradley Jr.Apr 5The Sports Guy on PEDs, Mad Men, and Red Sox savior Jackie Bradley Jr.