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Browns director of college scouting John Spytek, a Tom Heckert hire, was fired Wednesday after declining a reduced role with the club.Share Tweet
clevelandbrowns.com May 1, 2013CLEVELAND -- On Wednesday, the Cleveland Browns joined forces with City Year at Fullerton Elementary School in Cleveland to promote the importance of education and staying active.Share Tweet
Making sense of the Browns' draft, Tribe's first month and keeping Daniel Gibson: Blog RoundupHere are what blogs from Cleveland and around the country are saying about the Browns, Cavaliers and Indians. Featured today are Dawg Pound Daily, Bleacher Report and Fear The Sword.Share Tweet
Year later, Browns got it right with GordonESPN.com May 1, 2013Last July, I thought it was the right move when the Cleveland Browns selected wide receiver Josh Gordon in the second round of the supplemental draft. A year later, the Browns look even smarter with the decision, even though chief executive officer Joe …Share TweetCNNSI.com May 1, 2013The draft has finished and free agency has cooled off, so Don Banks takes advantage of the rare quiet to analyze the best, worst and most bizarre moments of the NFL offseason.Share Tweet
Is it too early to grade Joe Banner? Bud Shaw discusses (video)Joe Banner just finished his first NFL Draft with the Cleveland Browns, so is it too early to grade his overall performance so far? CineSport's Noah Coslov & The Plain Dealer's Bud Shaw discuss.Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns and NFL A.M. Links: Leon McFadden has plenty of Browns connections; Jim Brown honored by his high schoolLeon McFadden couldn't help but to become familiar with the Browns while he was in college.Share Tweet
Browns help promote Summer Reading Programclevelandbrowns.com May 1, 2013The Browns spent Tuesday afternoon helping to promote the Cuyahoga County Public Library's Summer Reading Program.Share Tweet
Hey, you! Get your Browns, Indians and Cavaliers questions answered by our beat reportersWhat were the Browns thinking trading picks away in the draft? Can the Indians' bats stay hot? Will Mike Brown bring the Cavaliers back to contention a second time around? Got questions about these topics or others for our Indians, Cavs and Browns beat …Share Tweet
Draft Journey: Barkevious Mingo hometown visitMay 1Barkevious Mingo takes us to his hometown of West Monroe, Louisiana, to give back to the community and share with us about his upbringing.
Draft Journey: Prospects descend on New YorkMay 1Find out how Geno Smith, Barkevious Mingo and Marcus Lattimore spent their final days in the Big Apple leading up to the 2013 NFL Draft.
Don Banks: Eagles QB situation, Anquan Boldin trade headline NFL offseason…May 1The bulk of free agency is finished and the 2013 draft is in the books, meaning NFL teams are set, for the most part, on the personnel front. The usual doses of spring practice and preparation remain between now and the start of training camp for the 20…