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Holmgren leaves Browns, faces uncertain future

Holmgren leaves Browns, faces uncertain future

ESPN.com cleveland.com Updated Nov 26, 2012
Mike Holmgren's run as a team president is over, ending prematurely and before he planned.
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  • Cleveland Browns' 100 best all-time players: No. 56, Vince Cost…

    Cleveland Browns' 100 best all-time players: No. 56, Vince Costello (video)

    cleveland.com Nov 26, 2012
    Costello played 10 seasons with the Browns, and was their starting linebacker during every one of them, helping the team to three NFL championship games.
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  • Even beating the Steelers can ease some Cleveland Browns fans' …

    Even beating the Steelers can ease some Cleveland Browns fans' angst: Terry Pluto

    cleveland.com Nov 26, 2012
    Beating Pittsburgh any way, any time should be enough for Browns fans to stop grumbling.
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  • Physical defense leads to win

    Physical defense leads to win

    clevelandbrowns.com Nov 26, 2012
    The Browns’ physical defensive play was a key factor in Sunday’s 20-14 win against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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  • Browns’ Tank Carder apologizes for using homophobic slur

    Browns’ Tank Carder apologizes for using homophobic slur

    profootballtalk.com Nov 26, 2012
    Browns linebacker Tank Carder has issued an apology after he used an anti-gay slur on Twitter. It started on Wednesday when Carder, a rookie who has played in 10 games this season, came across a comment he didn’t like on Twitter and responded to the com
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  • Brownie Bits: Week 12

    Brownie Bits: Week 12

    theclevelandfan.com Nov 26, 2012
    Useless nuggets of information from Sunday’s Browns game that you can certainly live without… WHETHER TO LAUGH OR CRY: It had been 1,081 days since the last time the Browns defeated the Steelers. Putting that in perspective, JFK’s presidency lasted
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  • In an era of offense, defense can still prove a point for the C…

    In an era of offense, defense can still prove a point for the Cleveland Browns: Bill Livingston

    cleveland.com Nov 26, 2012
    For all the quarterback-centric view of Browns fans and media, defense wins. More often than not, it always will.
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  • Cleveland Browns News and Notes after defeating rival Steelers …

    Cleveland Browns News and Notes after defeating rival Steelers -- Monday Browns Blast (video)

    Cleveland Browns News and Notes with Trent Richardson, Joe Haden, D'Qwell Jackson and Pat Shurmur after their 20-14 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Hosted by Plain Dealer's Browns beat writer Tom Reed.
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  • Shurmur looks ahead to Raiders

    Shurmur looks ahead to Raiders

    Following Sunday’s win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, Cleveland Browns coach Pat Shurmur is looking ahead to this week’s road game against the Oakland Raiders.
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  • Liked to see Browns capitalize on turnovers, young defense and …

    Liked to see Browns capitalize on turnovers, young defense and Colt McCoy: Browns Blog Roundup

    cleveland.com Nov 26, 2012
    Here are what blogs from Cleveland and around the country are saying about the Browns.
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  • Faltering Raiders expect to get Darren McFadden back this week

    Faltering Raiders expect to get Darren McFadden back this week

    profootballtalk.com Nov 26, 2012
    Not much has gone right for the Raiders recently, but here’s one piece of moderately good news: Oakland running back Darren McFadden is likely to return on Sunday against the Browns after missing the last three weeks with a high ankle sprain. The San Fr
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  • Browns hold Punt, Pass and Kick competition

    Browns hold Punt, Pass and Kick competition

    clevelandbrowns.com Nov 26, 2012
    The Cleveland Browns held their annual Punt, Pass and Kick competition Sunday morning in Berea.
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  • Congratulations, Ohio NFL teams

    Congratulations, Ohio NFL teams

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    It would be remiss of the AFC North blog not to recognize what has become a rare daily double for the NFL teams in Ohio. The Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns both won on the same weekend for the first time in 46 weeks, according to the Cincinnati…
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  • Mary Kay Cabot tells 92.3 The Fan that a healthy defense will b…

    Mary Kay Cabot tells 92.3 The Fan that a healthy defense will be a force for the Browns

    cleveland.com Nov 26, 2012
    Plain Dealer Browns reporter Mary Kay Cabot joined Baskin and Phelps on 92.3 The Fan (WKRK-FM) this morning to talk Browns.
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  • PFT Live: Lions talk with Dave Birkett, Browns talk with Tony G…

    PFT Live: Lions talk with Dave Birkett, Browns talk with Tony Grossi

    profootballtalk.com Nov 26, 2012
    Thanksgiving created a little break for PFT Live, but it’s back with a packed show this Monday. Mike Florio will talk to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press about the Lions in the wake of their Thanksgiving loss to the Texans. The latest bit of footw
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  • Cleveland Browns and NFL A.M. Links: D'Qwell Jackson has faith …

    Cleveland Browns and NFL A.M. Links: D'Qwell Jackson has faith in more victories; Brandon Weeden suffers a concussion; Bengals b

    cleveland.com Nov 26, 2012
    D'Qwell Jackson says the Browns can win the rest of their games.
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  • Leading Off: New York's Goofus and Gallant

    Leading Off: New York's Goofus and Gallant

    nytimes.com Nov 26, 2012
    The Giants are inspiring. The Jets are so tiring even a longtime fan is hanging up his hat.
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  • Thoughts on the Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers and turno…

    Thoughts on the Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers and turnovers by the Batch: Bill Livington's Monday Morning Musings

    cleveland.com Nov 26, 2012
    Bill Livingston has thoughts on turnovers, more turnovers and the 'wily' play of veteran Steelers QB Charlie Batch.
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  • Browns stuck together and believed in each other: Comment of th…

    Browns stuck together and believed in each other: Comment of the Day

    cleveland.com Nov 26, 2012
    "Best part of this was the team stuck together and believed in each other. No drops by any WR. Our Defensive is physical and none of the Steelers running backs wanted any part of that. Can't wait until December 30th." - Kevin Scott
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  • Cleveland Browns defeat powerful Raiders, 7-3, at Oakland in 19…

    Cleveland Browns defeat powerful Raiders, 7-3, at Oakland in 1973: Monday Browns Blast

    cleveland.com Nov 26, 2012
    Browns stayed in playoff contention -- though they eventually dropped out -- with a Mike Phipps TD pass and, moreso, by limiting Raiders' offense to 172 yards. Video highlights.
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  • Video - PTI Big Finish November 26th 00:50

    PTI Big Finish November 26th

    Nov 26
    PTI runs down Monday's top stories.
  • Video - GameDay: Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Cleveland Browns highlights 03:45

    GameDay: Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Cleveland Browns highlights

    Nov 26
    The Cleveland Browns handed their rivals a potentially devastating loss, 20-14 over the stumbling Pittsbugh Steelers Sunday.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: As we hit home stretch, suspense reigns in NFC playoff chase

    Nov 26
    Prelude to a diss: In the last 52 weeks, the Packers have met the Giants three times. Green Bay has allowed 35, 37 and 38 points, and an average of 419 yards a game, and nine Eli Manning touchdown passes. Time for defensive coordinator Dom Capers to fig…
  • Don Banks: Giants serve notice to league with pressure-packed win over Pac…

    Nov 26
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Sometimes I think Tom Coughlin's Giants team should come with a disclaimer label attached: "For best results, apply pressure.''