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NY Giants in need of motivation heading into Sunday's game against the lowly Cleveland BrownsUpdated Oct 3, 2012 Share Tweet
The Giants are not very good at the regular season. They struggle against lesser teams and find many ways to drop winnable games against the Eagles. Eli Manning would be far better off if he could just fast-forward to the playoffs and put on his road wa…
Share TweetBrowns offensive tackle Joe Thomas (center, with teammates Ryan Miller, left, and Mitchell Schwartz) isn't concerned by critics' suggestions that he's struggling in 2012. "I think it's going fine," he said Wednesday. John Kuntz, The Plain Deal…
New Cleveland Browns 1995 documentary is history reshaped: Bud Shaw's Sports SpinUpdated Oct 3, 2012 Share TweetNFL Films look back at the 1995 Cleveland Browns season beats a poke in the eye with a sharp stick for Browns' fans but not by much, Bud Shaw writes in his Spin column.
Cleveland Browns' 100 best all-time players: No. 70, Jack Gregory (video)Updated Oct 3, 2012 Share TweetGregory was one of the NFL's premier pass rushers. While in his prime, he became engaged in a contract dispute with the Browns, forcing them to trade him for two high draft picks.Share TweetBEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Josh Cribbs opened his eyes and was surprised to see his teammates huddling around him on their knees. He got up and was approached by Hall of Famer Michael Irvin, who shook Cribbs' hand.
Shurmur expects challenge from GiantsUpdated Oct 3, 2012 Share TweetCleveland Browns coach Pat Shurmur expects a challenge in all phases of the game against the New York Giants on Sunday.Share TweetFew people are giving the Browns any chance of beating the New York Giants on Sunday. It was the same way in 2008, when the Browns pulled off the 35-14 upset of the defending Super Bowl champion Giants. Can the Browns knock off the Giants again only a f…
Cleveland Browns P.M. links: Owen Marecic better than his critics think?; impact of Joe Haden's absenceUpdated Oct 3, 2012 Share TweetFullback Marecic is among the players who have drawn criticism this year, but one analyst calls him "a very reliable, assignment-sound football player." Cornerback Haden has one game left on his suspension for using a banned substance. More Br…
Thomas supports Play 60 effortUpdated Oct 3, 2012 Share TweetCLEVELAND -- Browns left tackle Joe Thomas supported the Browns’ and American Dairy Association Mideast’s Play 60 movement by speaking to a group of educators on Tuesday evening.
The Year This Week Didn't Suck: Week 5Updated Oct 3, 2012 Share TweetAs we struggle to survive another season with the new-era Browns, one way we can try to get through it (besides alcohol or heavy medication) is to look back at the best individual weeks of the Browns’ new era to remember times in recent memory when thisSource: theclevelandfan.comShare TweetUpset with the Ravens pass defense? Irked about the lack of respect for the Bengals? Angry with the slow starts for the Steelers and Browns? If that's the case, it's a good day to vent because today is the AFC North weekly chat. You should know the rout…Source: ESPN.com
What grade would you give Brandon Weeden so far? Browns Comments of the DayUpdated Oct 3, 2012 Share Tweet"Weeden is playing with the constant fear of being hit especially on the deep balls were he seems to be just heaving the ball up. His first concern seems to be his own safety. " -- Bamaray
Browns, BWO visit Hope LodgeUpdated Oct 3, 2012 Share TweetCLEVELAND -- In recognition of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Cleveland Browns visited Hope Lodge in Cleveland to brighten the day of those battling the disease.
Browns Game Vault: 9/14/63. Era Begins for HC Blanton Collier, FB Jim Brown, QB Frank Ryan.Updated Oct 3, 2012 Share TweetOur theme today is ‘change’. If you are familiar with the dynamics that animated the relationships involving Paul Brown, Art Modell, Jim Brown, and Blanton Collier in the early 1960s, you have an inkling of where we are going with this. Change is inevSource: theclevelandfan.com
Countdown Daily AccuScore: CLE-NYGOct 3Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Browns-Giants
Young defensive backs have made their marksOct 3At the 2012 draft, wide receivers were the rage, but it's been the rookie DBs who have made a difference, writes John Clayton