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Former Browns GM Tom Heckert has drawn interest from the Jets and at least one other team. The other team is not the Cardinals...Mike Holmgren will listen to coaching offers.Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns fans battle the fear that comes with change -- Terry Plutocleveland.com Jan 1, 2013Cleveland Browns fan email their apprehensions about the coaching change to Plain Dealer columnist Terry Pluto.Upvote Share Tweet
Brownie Bits: Week 17theclevelandfan.com Jan 1, 2013Useless nuggets of information from Sunday’s Browns game that you can certainly live without… FAMILIAR ENDING: This was the 11th time in the last 17 seasons that the Browns have closed out their campaign with a game against the Steelers. The last 10 hUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 1, 2013PHOENIX (AP) -- The Arizona Cardinals have interviewed their defensive coordinator Ray Horton for the head coaching job.Upvote Share Tweetclevelandbrowns.com Jan 1, 2013In this series, ClevelandBrowns.com looks back to a Browns win over the New England Patriots on Jan. 1, 1995.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 1, 2013As Alabama coach Nick Saban prepares to coach in the college football national championship game on Monday night, he can expect to hear some questions about whether it will be his last game at Alabama. That’s because new Browns owner Jimmy Haslam is belUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 1, 2013With seven head coaching jobs open, and two more in limbo pending the hiring of general managers, there are a lot of names flying around. One big one wants to make sure he’s not forgotten about. Just-sacked Browns president Mike Holmgren told ESPN’s EUpvote Share Tweet
Brandon Weeden deserves another year - Browns Comment of the Daycleveland.com Jan 1, 2013"Although I was not totally satisfied with Weeden, I am not willing to throw him out with the bath water. I would bring in another QB to compete against him and go from there.He did show he has the arm and he can throw a beautiful pass. I really wa…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 1, 2013The first big rumor in the Browns' coaching search has surfaced, and the Browns are apparently targeting Oregon's Chip Kelly to be their new head coach. Kelly is considered the "clear No. 1 choice" of the Browns, two high-ranking NFL personnel…Upvote Share TweetGet the latest news on Browns coaching candidates like Doug Marrone, Chip Kelly, Bill O'Brien and Josh McDaniels.Upvote Share Tweet
The Things We Know--Week 16 Makeover Editiontheclevelandfan.com Jan 1, 2013Yesterday, to the surprise of no one, including the principals, the Cleveland Browns fired head coach Pat Shurmur and general manager Tom Heckert and launched their by now all too common biennial makeover. Shurmur was on board for two years and Heckert …Upvote Share Tweet
Mike Holmgren Willing To ListenJan 1Ed Werder discusses the possibility that Mike Holmgren could return to the NFL in 2013.
Peter King: Rams started their rebuilding effort the right way in 2012; ma…Jan 1On Black New Year's Day, as 11 NFL teams try to figure out what to do with either their organization, GM, coach, coaching staffs -- or all of them -- I bring you my Smart Team of the Year: the St. Louis Rams.
Jim Trotter: Seahawks defense short on marquee names, but not superstar pl…Jan 1There were 53 cornerbacks selected in the 2011 NFL draft, and Richard Sherman wasn't among the first 33 chosen. If you think that doesn't grate on him, then you don't know Sherman, who was taken in the fifth round by the Seattle Seahawks.