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The Browns may bring in a quarterback in the wake of the injury to Brian Hoyer, but early word of a meeting between the team and Tyler Thigpen was incorrect. Earlier on Friday, we cited a tweet from Tom Pelissero of USA Today as a report about an expect…Upvote Share Tweet
nytimes.com Updated Oct 4, 2013The Giants placed Chris Snee on injured reserve Friday because of an injury to his right hip, ending his season and possibly his career.Upvote Share Tweetclevelandbrowns.com Updated Oct 4, 2013Cleveland Browns coach Rob Chudzinski credited focus and support as the reasons the team earned a 37-24, come-from-behind victory over the Buffalo Bills Thursday.Upvote Share Tweetclevelandbrowns.com cleveland.com ESPN.com CNNSI.com yahoo.com profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 4, 2013Senior Editor Vic Carucci gives his five thoughts on the season-ending knee injury to Brian Hoyer and its impact on the Browns’ quarterback situation.Upvote Share Tweet
Nick Saban says draft experts don’t know what they’re talking aboutNick Saban was in NFL draft rooms as the head coach of the Dolphins and as an assistant coach with the Browns, and he has helped to develop a lot of first-round draft picks during his years as head coach at LSU and Alabama. So Saban knows a lot about ho…Upvote Share Tweet
The Numbing Sameness of it All, Again--Midweek Editiontheclevelandfan.com Updated Oct 4, 2013The Cleveland Browns and their fans find themselves in the oddest place, which is first place in the AFC North. Lest you think god is smiling with them he's not. He's laughing at them. In a week that started with an amazing confluence of events that bro…Upvote Share Tweet
Beating the Bills was a consensus call: Browns Schedule ChallengeThe fans saw the Bills game coming, and the majority of them gave the game to the Browns more than a month ago in the Browns Schedule Challenge.Upvote Share TweetThe Bills are going to be without quarterback E.J. Manuel for the next few weeks because of the knee sprain he suffered in Thursday’s loss to the Browns, but it looks like Jeff Tuel, Thaddeus Lewis or whoever might be wind up being behind Door No. 3 wil…Upvote Share TweetThe Buffalo Bills aren't very happy. They're not happy their rookie quarterback EJ Manuel has been lost for a few weeks due to a LCL sprain in his right knee. They're not happy they have to go look for another quarterback, for depth and to avoid giving …Upvote Share TweetThe Browns may still add a quarterback, but it doesn’t appear they’re in the market for a deposed starter with recent experience. According to Tony Grossi of ESPNCleveland.com, the Browns have crossed former Buccaneers starter Josh Freeman off the list …Upvote Share TweetThe Bengals lost to the Browns last week with three of their top defensive backs on the sideline because of injuries. Things aren’t looking too much better this time around. Safety Reggie Nelson is probable to make his return to the lineup after missing…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Outsider - Week Five Pickstheclevelandfan.com Updated Oct 4, 2013Let's take some time to analyze the Browns-Bills game so we can provide you with a pick that you can take to the bank. Cleveland is a 3.5 point favorite for the game, which means the experts think they're a half-point better than the Bills with Brian Ho…Upvote Share TweetCLEVELAND, Ohio -- On a day the Browns lost quarterback Brian Hoyer to a season-ending knee injury, the news was better regarding one of their top defensive players. Defensive end Desmond Bryant was released from the Cleveland Clinic on Friday...Upvote Share TweetTravis Benjamin's blazing speed was on display Thursday night.Upvote Share TweetCleveland Browns receiver Greg Little pleaded guilty Friday to a speeding charge stemming from an August incident in Strongsville.Upvote Share Tweet
Shitbag Browns Owner Yuks It Updeadspin.com Updated Oct 4, 2013Look at this evil motherfucker. Laughing it up as the Browns eked out an ugly win. This time next year, Jimmy Haslam could be in federal prison. Never forget that if supervillains were real, they'd start as sports owners.Read more...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Oct 4, 2013First the Chiefs wore all red for the first time in team history a few weeks ago, then the Browns decided to go all brown for the first time ever on Thursday night. Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reported that as far as anyone can tell the…Upvote Share Tweet
Wake-up caw: Yes, Ravens trail BrownsESPN.com Updated Oct 4, 2013Did anyone think the Baltimore Ravens would trail the Cleveland Browns in the AFC North standings in October? I mean, anyone who doesn't have a dog bone in their mouth. The Browns took over sole possession of first place in the division by beating the B…Upvote Share Tweet
Browns safety T.J. Ward records first touchdown since high school in prime-time win over BuffaloWard's game-sealing pick-six in the fourth quarter was his first interception and touchdown since high school.Upvote Share Tweet
Josh Gordon atones for early drop with a touchdown grab: Cleveland Browns InsiderAll seven career touchdowns by Gordon have been 20 yards or longer.Upvote Share TweetCLEVELAND -- Brandon Weeden remembered clearly the time he last came off the bench to play in a game. He rattled off the details in rapid-fire fashion in the early hours of Friday morning. “A Thursday night,” he said after leading the Cleveland Browns t…Upvote Share Tweetclevelandbrowns.com Updated Oct 4, 2013Cleveland Browns Pro Football Hall of Famer Jim Brown was formally inducted into the Browns’ Ring of Honor at halftime of Thursday’s game against the Buffalo Bills.Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns fans' despair turns into elation as team wins its third straightThe game takes a turn Browns fans didn't expect after Brian Hoyer's injury, and now the team is in first place in the AFC North.Upvote Share Tweet
About Last Night: Fear the Brownsgrantland.com Updated Oct 4, 2013In case you were busy fumbling your way to victory in Iowa, here's what you missed in sports on Thursday: Your newest NFL juggernaut is the Clevelan...Upvote Share Tweet
How long can the Cleveland Browns keep winning?Oct 4NFL Media's Daniel Jeremiah joins "NFL Total Access" to talk about what will be the key factors in the Cleveland Browns continuing their success this season.
Browns Need To Step Up Without HoyerOct 4Louis Riddick discusses the adjustments the Browns need to make after losing Brian Hoyer for the rest of the season.
Brian Hoyer Out For SeasonOct 4John Clayton discusses what Brian Hoyer's season-ending injury means for the Browns.
Hoyer to undergo season-ending surgeryOct 4Cleveland Browns QB Brian Hoyer will undergo season-ending surgery on a torn right ACL that he suffered in a Week 5 matchup against the Buffalo Bills.
The Redemption of RiversOct 4Philip Rivers is on pace for the best season of his career. (Wesley Hitt/Getty Images) Everyone wondered how Philip Rivers would respond to a new coach, Mike McCoy, coordinator and quarterback coach (Ken Whisenhunt and Frank Reich) this year, after spen…
Bill Simmons on the Jaguars, Week 5 picksOct 4The Sports Guy wraps up the current state of the Jaguars in 20 depressing realities and makes the Week 5 picks.