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The Plain Dealer's Tom Reed talks with cleveland.com's Glenn Moore about Barkevious Mingo being selected by the Browns and Geno Smith falling in the draft.
Share TweetOn Thursday evening, the Cleveland Browns hosted their annual Draft Day Party during the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at FirstEnergy Stadium, Home of the Cleveland Browns.Share TweetBrowns owner Jimmy Haslam, stopped by the Browns draft party Thursday night, speaking to some of the team’s sponsors at a party shortly before the start of the draft. Haslam, who bought the Browns form Randy Lerner in October, addressed more than 100 pa
Cleveland Sports Vault: Pondering a Ripley’s Indians Believe-It-Or-Not® Museum, Part IUpdated Apr 25 Share TweetWhat visual do you get when you think about a Hall of Fame? In my mind’s eye, I see a static room full of busts of famous sports figures from the past. Sorry: booooooring. I never really understood the appeal of that type of thing. Any more, however, aSource: theclevelandfan.comShare TweetIf you are interested in the 3rd overall pick Browns fans, it doesn’t look like it’s going to happen. The Raiders are looking for a trading partner with the 3rd overall pick, but NFL.com’s Albert Breer reported Thursday that the Browns do not plan tShare TweetJoin cleveland.com's Glenn Moore, Chris Fedor, Dan Labbe and special guests now as they bring you all the latest news, rumors and analysis from Browns Draft HQ in Berea starting from the first pick to the 32nd.
NFL Draft 2013: New England Patriots best at finding All-Pros; Joe Thomas, Braylon Edwards only recent BrownsUpdated Apr 25 Share TweetRecent success in finding eventual All-Pros in the NFL Draft ranges from the New England Patriots (most successful) down to teams like the Cleveland Browns. See the rankings.Share TweetMiami receiver Davone Bess could bolster the Browns' receiving corps, although he doesn't demand too much attention from the defense.Share TweetTrent Richardson, whom the Browns selected with the No. 3 overall pick in 2012, remembers the anxious feeling before the moment of truth.Share TweetIt looks like three months of speculation regarding Ryan Mallett is over. League sources told The Plain Dealer that the Cleveland Browns have no interest in the Patriots backup quarterback. According to the report, the Browns "have not and will not…Share TweetAt a time when many believe the Browns would like to jump the draft-pick line in front of the Eagles to get a pass rusher, some think that the Browns could be targeting a pass thrower. There’s a building buzz that the Browns could be plotting to move frSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetThe NBA boasts a wealth of young stars in their prime. But don't forget about the grizzled vets -- several of whom have come to define the postseason thus so far, says Ian Thomsen.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetPlain Dealer sports columnist Terry Pluto talks to himself in advance of the NFL Draft starting Thursday night.
"The Greatest" really is the greatestUpdated Apr 25 Share TweetThe results of the voting in the Browns' Greatest Value Pick-Up Contest, Driven by Liberty Ford, prove it.Share TweetAn animation company put together an animated depiction of the arrest of Cleveland Browns linbacker Quentin Groves on a soliciting prostitution charge. Days later, he pleaded no contest to a reduced charge of disorderly conduct.
Report: Browns want into top 3 for a pass-rusherUpdated Apr 25 Share TweetMight as well go ahead and make all the mock drafts (more) fruitless early in the day. According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, the “rumor out there” is that the Browns want to move up into the top three picks, from their current sixth slot. TheSource: profootballtalk.com
Browns 'tidying everything up' for draftUpdated Apr 25 Share TweetThe 2013 NFL Draft gets underway Thursday night with the first of seven rounds. The three-day event concludes Saturday with rounds four through seven.
NFL Draft 2013: Guide to coverage on cleveland.comUpdated Apr 25 Share Tweetcleveland.com is the place for the best Browns coverage of the 2013 NFL Draft. All 3 days, all 7 rounds, we've got them covered with breaking news and analysis from The Plain Dealer, live draft shows from Berea, a pick-by-pick "megablog," pres…
NFL Draft 2013: Who will the Cleveland Browns select? List of workouts and visits may provide cluesUpdated Apr 25 Share TweetWhich players will the Browns draft this weekend? They may be on this list of players who had visits and workouts with the team.
New defense calls for Cleveland Browns to select a new cornerback in 1st round of NFL Draft 2013: Tom ReedUpdated Apr 25 Share TweetA quality cornerback is the right pick for a new defense, Tom Reed says.
Browns Select Barkevious MingoApr 25Todd McShay breaks down the Browns' selection of Barkevious Mingo.
Barkevious Mingo drafted No. 6 overall by Cleveland BrownsApr 25The Cleveland Browns select former LSU defensive end Barkevious Mingo with the No. 6 overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.
2013 NBA Playoffs: Chicago Bulls stay true to identity in ugly win over Br…Apr 25The Bulls took a 2-1 series lead by staying true to their identity as a defensive team.
2013 NBA Playoffs -- Chicago Bulls stay true to identity in ugly win over …Apr 25The Bulls took a 2-1 series lead by staying true to their identity as a defensive team.
2013 NFL draft -- First-round winners, losersApr 25Quarterbacks and veteran left tackles took a hit in the first round, but things fell the Vikings' way, writes John Clayton.
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 7.0Apr 25Stuff we're hearing as my final mock gets put to bed and the first round of the NFL Draft mercifully approaches: