This is the January 25, 2013 news archive. View today's Browns rumors and news.
Senior Bowl 2013: Desmond Trufant impresses at cornerback; Brian Winters making smooth switchUpdated Jan 25 Share Tweet
Browns may look for cornerback in the draft, but whether Trufant would be available after their first pick is questionable. Winters played left offensive tackle at Kent State but has looked good at guard. More Senior Bowl story links.
Share TweetSometimes, when something makes plenty of sense, it can make too much sense to happen. In New Orleans, that may not be the case. As Adam Schefter of ESPN has reported, former Browns and Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel is on the list to become the team’s nextShare TweetHaving lost a salary cap guy to the Jets, the Seahawks found another one Friday, naming former Browns executive Matt Thomas as their new vice president of football administration. Thomas spent the previous three seasons with the Browns, after 12 years w…Share TweetFrom the time Browns coach Rob Chudzinski and offensive coordinator Norv Turner were hired, every word they utter about quarterback Brandon Weeden will be analyzed and discussed. Some believe there will be a new starting quarterback in Cleveland next se…Source: ESPN.com
Art Modell and the Hall of Fame: His death should not change the fact he doesn't deserve it: Bill LivingstonUpdated Jan 25 Share TweetThe late Art Modell, the man who moved the Browns, is a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame for a second time. However his backers are selling his legacy, voters shouldn't buy it.
Browns will have to draft linebackers to fill 3-4 defense: Comment of the DayUpdated Jan 25 Share Tweet"I liked the way the 4-3 D was working last year. Now we'll have to draft lots of LB's. Hopefully he can get the NEW D to jell very quickly. I'm tired of all these constant changes." - C-Town
Cleveland Browns and NFL A.M. Links: Ray Horton spills the beans on 3-4 defense; Rob Ryan to the Rams; Norv Turner receives kudoUpdated Jan 25 Share TweetDefensive coordinator Ray Horton makes it plain when it comes to which defense the Browns will utilize next season.
Former Cleveland Browns linebacker Frank Stams talks about Mike Lombardi (video)Updated Jan 25 Share TweetFormer Cleveland Browns linebacker Frank Stams joined cleveland.com's live broadcast at the Greater Cleveland Sports Awards Thursday night.Share TweetIn this series, ClevelandBrowns.com looks back to the day the team acquired QB Mike Phipps.Source: clevelandbrowns.com
Lingering Items--A Banner EditionUpdated Jan 25 Share TweetThere are any number of ways to look at the upcoming Super Bowl and the local and national media won't tire of trying to tell you what that should be. But really if you're a Browns fan is there any other context than to look at the participants and use …Source: theclevelandfan.com
Jon Embree hired as tight ends coach by BrownsUpdated Jan 25 Share TweetAfter a failed two-year run as head coach at the University of Colorado, Jon Embree is headed back to the NFL. According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer, Embree has been hired by head coach Rob Chudzinski to coach the Browns tight end po…