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Last year, the Cleveland Indians fell short in their bid for Carlos Beltran. It was seen as an absolute joke that the Indians could offer someone, like Beltran, more money than a team like St. Louis and they still couldn't sign him. If the Indians of al…Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns' 100 best all-time players: No. 54, Chip Banks (video)Linebacker Banks made the Pro Bowl in four of his five seasons with Cleveland, but was often embroiled in controversy.Upvote Share TweetEdwards had eight catches for 74 yards and one touchdown in 10 games this season. He was waived with an injury distinction, but no specific injury was cited.Upvote Share Tweet
After emotional win, can Kansas City Chiefs put two victories together? Dennis Manoloff's Scouting ReportCoach Romeo Crennel leads a still-numb team into Cleveland Browns Stadium on Sunday. There are other subplots.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Dec 4, 2012Conventional wisdom says that the rebuilding Cavaliers should sell high on Anderson Varejao. But that logic is wrong, says Ben Golliver and Rob Mahoney in the inaugural Team Defense.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Dec 4, 2012Tom Brady is in the midst of one of the great seasons any quarterback has ever produced -- yet again.Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns: Frostee Rucker visits school that supported food drive (video)Frostee Rucker visits local elementary school for job well done to support the community.Upvote Share Tweet"NFL Road Tested: The Cleveland Browns" debuts tonight on the Travel Channel at 10 p.m. ET.Upvote Share Tweet
Things we know from Browns win, trade ideas for Tribe and Cavs thoughts after loss: Blog RoundupHere are what blogs from Cleveland and around the country are saying about the Browns, Cavaliers and Indians. Featured today are The Cleveland Fan, Wahoo's on First and Cavs: The Blog.Upvote Share Tweet
Cavs bring forward Jones back from D-Leaguenba.com Updated Dec 4, 2012The struggling Cavaliers have recalled forward Kevin Jones.Upvote Share Tweet
The Year This Week Didn't Suck: Week 14theclevelandfan.com Updated Dec 4, 2012As 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 thisUpvote Share TweetA former executive with the Browns and Raiders, Lombardi's draft record doesn't come close to matching what Heckert did in Philadelphia and has done with the Browns.Upvote Share Tweet"I can tell you this about Heckert...if he loses his job, he won't be out of a job for long. He's good and getting better. Although this is the track record of the Browns - keep changing - we are starting to see some stability. One more year for Sh…Upvote Share Tweet
The Things We Know--Week 12theclevelandfan.com Updated Dec 4, 2012If the Cleveland Browns have indeed finally turned a corner toward a lighted street and not another darkened alley, then they'll look back at the sloppy victories against two struggling teams that constitute a legitimate win streak as the first signs. T…Upvote Share Tweet
Winter Meetings Afternoon ReportDec 4Jerry Crasnick and Keith Law discuss the teams interested in OF Shane Victorino and what the Marlins should do with disgruntled OF Giancarlo Stanton.
Don Banks: Costly losses give Ravens, Bears something to worry about in ra…Dec 4Week 13 in the NFL had its requisite amount of 16 losers -- and, yes, we know the Rams and 49ers nearly tied once again -- but nobody in the league lost more ground than the Bears and Ravens, both of whom were upset at home on Sunday by six-win teams, d…
Peter King: Behind star trio, rookie QB class playing beyond its years; ma…Dec 4LANDOVER, Md. -- "It's all being ready to play at a younger age,'' Robert Griffin III said early this morning, putting those crazy striped socks on at his locker at FedEx Field. "I mean, look at how [South Carolina defensive end] Jadeveon Clow…
Clayton mailbag: Most disappointing teams of 2012Dec 4Before each season, experts try to pick the surprise teams. But these teams surprised us by being disappointing, writes John Clayton.
Peter King: RGIII helps overcome Giants as Redskins gain ground in NFC Eas…Dec 4LANDOVER, Md. -- A few minutes after Washington's 17-16 victory over the Giants on Monday night made the NFC East a competition instead of a rout with four games to play, the raucous crowd of 80,000 at FedEx Field couldn't get enough of its hero. "…