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Terry Pluto is talking to himself about the Cleveland Browns' o…

Terry Pluto is talking to himself about the Cleveland Browns' options in the NFL draft

cleveland.com Updated Apr 8, 2012
The upcoming NFL draft has plenty of people talking to themselves, including your intrepid columnist.
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  • Wonderlic maven Watson talks importance of test

    Wonderlic maven Watson talks importance of test

    profootballtalk.com Apr 8, 2012
    There are no academic studies that prove a Wonderlic score is indicative of players’ on-field performance, but the test itself is still one of the most hotly debated pre-draft measurables. Browns tight end Ben Watson answered 48-of-50 questions correctl
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  • Richardson’s Twitter Account Talking Up the Browns a Fake

    Richardson’s Twitter Account Talking Up the Browns a Fake

    brownsgab.com Apr 8, 2012
    There was a lot of chatter on Saturday about draft prospect Trent Richardson tweeting about wanting to come and play for the Cleveland Browns in 2012. One of the tweets had a picture of a Browns hat, and another stated: Well, Browns fans, sorry to say i…
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  • Did Lerner instruct Holmgren to get RG3?

    Did Lerner instruct Holmgren to get RG3?

    profootballtalk.com Apr 8, 2012
    Yes, it’s been a few weeks since the Rams traded the second overall pick in the draft to the Redskins for three first-round picks and a second-round pick.  It’s also been a few weeks since Browns president Mike Holmgren publicly griped about the Rams
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Apr 8, 2012
    What’s the Bills’ plan at left tackle? Former NFL executives think Dolphins G.M. Jeff Ireland should ignore media and fan criticism of his moves. TE Ben Watson, now with the Browns, doesn’t know if his high Wonderlic score contributed to the Patriot
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  • Are the Browns really interested in Eric Steinbach? Hey, Mary K…

    Are the Browns really interested in Eric Steinbach? Hey, Mary Kay!

    cleveland.com Apr 8, 2012
    The veteran offensive guard still has his fans among Browns supporters.
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Sports Columnists

  • Clayton mailbag: New reality regarding draft-day trades

    Apr 8
    Draft-day trades involving high picks are much more amenable than they were under the old CBA, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.