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Report: Browns will fire Shurmur, Heckert after Sunday’s game

Report: Browns will fire Shurmur, Heckert after Sunday’s game

Browns coach Pat Shurmur and General Manager Tom Heckert have been viewed as goners for months. It will soon become official. The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that the decision has already been made to fire Shurmur and Heckert after Sunday’s finale ag
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  • Week 17 Look Back: Browns-Steelers

    Week 17 Look Back: Browns-Steelers

    clevelandbrowns.com Dec 29, 2012
    Here is a look back to the Browns-Steelers game on Oct. 5, 1958.
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  • This Day in Browns History - 12/30

    This Day in Browns History - 12/30

    clevelandbrowns.com Dec 29, 2012
    In this series, ClevelandBrowns.com looks back to a victory over the Tennessee Titans on Dec. 30, 2001.
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  • Browns reportedly cleaning house Monday

    Browns reportedly cleaning house Monday

    ESPN.com Dec 29, 2012
    The Browns are expected to fire coach Pat Shurmur and general manager Tom Heckert on Monday, league sources told The Plain Dealer. Anyone surprised by this news? I didn't think so. The only reason to keep both of them around is to maintain continuity, w…
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  • 2012 was not a lost cause, it offered more laughs than Clevelan…

    2012 was not a lost cause, it offered more laughs than Cleveland wins: Bud Shaw's Sunday Spin

    cleveland.com Dec 29, 2012
    As years go, 2012 was one of them. In 2012, a fortune cookie mocked Manny Acta. The Indians lost. The Cavaliers lost. The Browns lost. In 2012, Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno was arrested for a DUI while...
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  • Mike Wallace among three Steelers placed on IR

    Mike Wallace among three Steelers placed on IR

    profootballtalk.com Dec 29, 2012
    The Pittsburgh Steelers had already ruled out wide receiver Mike Wallace, tackle Mike Adams and cornerback Curtis Brown from being able to play in the team’s season finale against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. On Saturday, the Steelers placed all thre
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  • In the spotlight: Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisb…

    In the spotlight: Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger

    Roethlisberger, who did not play in the Browns' win over the Steelers last month, has struggled since returning to the lineup.
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  • Cleveland Browns players push for keeping Dick Jauron, 4-3 defe…

    Cleveland Browns players push for keeping Dick Jauron, 4-3 defense

    cleveland.com Dec 29, 2012
    Making the switch to a 3-4 would require not just a change in scheme, but an overhaul of the defensive roster.
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  • Five questions with: Cleveland Browns defensive lineman Billy W…

    Five questions with: Cleveland Browns defensive lineman Billy Winn

    cleveland.com Dec 29, 2012
    The rookie from Boise State says he used to be quite the skateboarder.
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  • Cleveland Browns-Bruce Arians reunion? Team would be smart to c…

    Cleveland Browns-Bruce Arians reunion? Team would be smart to consider it: NFL Insider

    cleveland.com Dec 29, 2012
    Former Browns offensive coordinator Bruce Arians has earned consideration as an NFL coaching candidate. Would the Browns be interested?
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  • Hiring Mike Lombardi as Browns GM would be a mistake: Terry's T…

    Hiring Mike Lombardi as Browns GM would be a mistake: Terry's Talkin'

    cleveland.com Dec 29, 2012
    View full size Browns owner Jimmy Haslam, above, will face a fan backlash if the team decides to make Mike Lombardi the new GM. Joshua Gunter, The Plain Dealer   ABOUT MIKE LOMBARDI . . . Fans have been...
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  • Gipson back in the secondary

    Gipson back in the secondary

    clevelandbrowns.com Dec 29, 2012
    After being injured in last Thursday’s practice, Browns defensive back Tashaun Gipson has returned to the field and is listed as the team’s starter at free safety.
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  • Hardesty: 'I'll be ready to go'

    Hardesty: 'I'll be ready to go'

    clevelandbrowns.com Dec 29, 2012
    Browns running back Montario Hardesty said he will be ready to go when called upon to carry the ball against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.
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  • Top stories of 2012, No. 1: Jimmy Haslam buys the Browns

    Top stories of 2012, No. 1: Jimmy Haslam buys the Browns

    cleveland.com Dec 29, 2012
    In the last 10 days of the year 2012, we're picking the 10 top stories that came up, using a mix of user votes, online traffic and editors' selections to make our choices.
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