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Rookie Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon is gaining the respect of his teammates as he leads the team with 646 yards and five receiving touchdowns.Upvote Share TweetDawson does not see how adding more punts makes the game saferUpvote Share TweetThe Browns need to stop the Chiefs' running game on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Childress sees improved offensive lineBrowns offensive coordinator Brad Childress has seen improved play from his offensive line as of late.Upvote Share Tweet
Browns talk "NFL Road Tested"Trent Richardson and Pat Shurmur talked about the recent debut of “NFL Road Tested: The Cleveland Browns,” a five-part series documenting the Browns on the Travel Channel.Upvote Share Tweet
Shurmur feels good about preparationBrowns coach Pat Shurmur felt good about the way the team practiced throughout the week in preparation for Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs.Upvote Share TweetBrowns returner Josh Cribbs doesn't like the possibility that the NFL will eliminate kickoffs, saying the game would be "just like intramurals." Cribbs can speak for the entire AFC North about that potential change. Taking away kickoffs would …Upvote Share Tweet
Cribbs likens no-kickoff scenario to intramuralsKickoffs have defined Josh Cribbs' career in the NFL, and made him an invaluable weapon for the Cleveland Browns.Upvote Share Tweet
Great to see Browns developing both sides of line: Comment of the Day"Good story and something to give us hope for the future. It's great to see we're developing solid linemen on both offense and defense. Let's hope they continue to improve and nobody is lost to a serious injury or free agency." - rod330Upvote Share Tweet
Dime Q&A: Hip-Hop Star Stalley Speaks On His Favorite NBA Team & Whether His Beard Is Better Than James Harden’s Bearddimemag.com Updated Dec 7, 2012It’s always a beautiful thing when you encounter a sports fanatic. I mean the ones who bleed their team’s colors and obsess over their city’s self-proclaimed dominance. The reputation of the Ohio State Buckeyes is irrefutable considering their promiUpvote Share Tweet
Getting Noticed: Some things just aren’t worth talking about. …theclevelandfan.com Updated Dec 7, 2012Some things just aren’t worth talking about. They either bore you or frustrate you. Though they have bored others and certainly frustrated us for many years, we still talk about the Cleveland Browns. Some are healthier than others about it, but foUpvote Share Tweet
Tom Reed previews Browns-Chiefs on 92.3 The FanPlain Dealer reporter Tom Reed joined Baskin and Phelps on 92.3 The Fan (WKRK-FM) this morning to talk Browns.Upvote Share Tweet
Hodges named Ed Block Courage Award winnerPunter Reggie Hodges was named the winner of the Cleveland Browns' 2012 Ed Block Courage Award winner.Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns and NFL A.M. Links: Roger Goodell talks kickoff changes; the feud between Joe Thomas and Peyton HillisThe NFL may get rid of kickoffs, commissioner says.Upvote Share Tweet
Out Of Bounds, Episode XLIX: Wherefore Art Thou Romeo?theclevelandfan.com Updated Dec 7, 2012Romeo Crennel comes back to Cleveland this weekend. I’m really conflicted about this. From everything I hear, Romeo is a genuinely nice guy, the kind of guy you want to succeed. Given the horrible personal tragedy the man personally witnessed last week,Upvote Share Tweet
'Playbook': Kansas City Chiefs vs. Cleveland BrownsDec 7How has rookie running back Trent Richardson provided a spark to the Cleveland Browns' offense? Our "Playbook" analysts take a look at Richardson's solid season.
Weeden's InspirationDec 7When Adam and Faith Kuykendall learned that their first-born son, Gavin, would be born with half a heart - they didn't know if their little boy would survive. Learn how Gavin's friendship with Brandon Weeden inspired the Browns QB.
Love's 36 Points Spark TimberwolvesDec 7Kevin Love had 36 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Timberwolves to a big win over the Cavaliers.
Peter King: Griffin, 'Skins taking advantage of opponents' aggressive defe…Dec 7So I am fairly smitten with this option offense Washington is running, called by offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan and executed with precocious zeal by 22-year-old franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III. A big test comes Sunday at home against Balti…
The Sports Guy talks NBA leadership with Bill Russell, plus Week 14 picksDec 7Thoughts on Bill Russell, Kobe Bryant, and the different paths to immortality.