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Browns expand search to include Arians, Trestman

Browns expand search to include Arians, Trestman

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 6, 2013
Browns Coaching Search 2.0 will include more names than the first version of the effort to hire the seventh coach since the franchise returned to the NFL 14 years ago. Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports reports that Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians and…
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  • Tribe calls on Francona, Tressel to secure Swisher

    Tribe calls on Francona, Tressel to secure Swisher

    MLB.com Jan 6, 2013
    To reel in free-agent slugger Nick Swisher, the Indians enlisted an impressive array of proven recruiters.
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  • Browns claim they walked away from Chip Kelly

    Browns claim they walked away from Chip Kelly

    As the Browns try to “reboot” their coaching search without Chip Kelly in the mix, the spin from Cleveland is, essentially, “It’s not me, it’s you.” According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, the Browns decided to walk away fro
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  • NHL, NHLPA Reach Labor Agreement

    NHL, NHLPA Reach Labor Agreement

    theclevelandfan.com Jan 6, 2013
    The NHL season was hanging in the balance when representatives from the NHL, the players' association, and a federal mediator burned the midnight oil deep into Sunday morning to reach an agreement and ensure that a 2013 NHL season would be played. Facin
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  • Cavaliers waive forward Samardo Samuels

    Cavaliers waive forward Samardo Samuels

    nba.com Jan 6, 2013
    The Cavaliers have waived forward Samardo Samuels.
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  • So, Who's Been the Best Browns Coach of the Expansion Era?

    So, Who's Been the Best Browns Coach of the Expansion Era?

    theclevelandfan.com Jan 6, 2013
    It might seem like an exercise in futility to even pose this question, since the best egg in a rotten batch is still disgusting. But with Pat Shurmur now officially the latest to sink into the quicksand of the Cleveland sideline, it seems a fitting time…
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  • Smelley 'excited' for Alabama

    Smelley 'excited' for Alabama

    clevelandbrowns.com Jan 6, 2013
    Cleveland Browns rookie Brad Smelley is pulling for his alma mater, the University of Alabama, in the National Championship game.
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  • This Day in Browns History - Jan. 6

    This Day in Browns History - Jan. 6

    clevelandbrowns.com Jan 6, 2013
    In this series, ClevelandBrowns.com looks back to a Browns-Bills playoff game on Jan. 6, 1990.
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  • Reports: Syracuse's Marrone to take over Bills

    Reports: Syracuse's Marrone to take over Bills

    CNNSI.com cleveland.com Jan 6, 2013
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Doug Marrone is leaving Syracuse to become the Buffalo Bills' new coach, according to several reports.
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  • Celebrating Swishmas on a Lazy Sunday

    Celebrating Swishmas on a Lazy Sunday

    theclevelandfan.com Jan 6, 2013
    Happy Swishmas, everyone! The Indians rang in the New Year by making the most expensive free agent signing in the history of the club official, introducing former Buckeye Nick Swisher at a press conference at Progressive Field this past Thursday. Free a…
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  • Weeden watches, waits as Browns search for a coach

    Weeden watches, waits as Browns search for a coach

    profootballtalk.com Jan 6, 2013
    It’s widely believed that, if Chip Kelly becomes the next coach of the Browns, the relatively slow-footed Brandon Weeden won’t be the team’s quarterback of the future - or maybe not even of the present. Weeden, we’re told, shares those concerns
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  • Paul Pierce Leads Boston Back From The Dead; Carmelo Anthony Er…

    Paul Pierce Leads Boston Back From The Dead; Carmelo Anthony Erupts In Disney World

    dimemag.com Jan 6, 2013
    Boston had every right to lose this game. They didn’t get into Atlanta until 4 a.m., and they fell behind big in the first half. By the second quarter, the Hawks’ announcers were asking, “Lets blow ‘em outta the building. Whadda ya say?” Lou Wil
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  • Video - Sources: Kelly Won't Coach Browns 00:19

    Sources: Kelly Won't Coach Browns

    Jan 6
    The Browns will continue their coaching search after being unable to land Chip Kelly.

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  • Don Banks: Ravens win one for Lewis, but they get no prize in Broncos rema…

    Jan 6
    BALTIMORE -- So Ray Lewis got to take his victory lap, and the Baltimore Ravens get to live another week. I hope they all enjoyed Sunday's 24-9 playoff conquest of the Indianapolis Colts at M&T Bank Stadium, because next week in Denver could be a ve…
  • Daily Dime: Lakers-Nuggets

    Jan 7
    The Lakers' latest loss reveals a team not headed for a quick turnaround, J.A. Adande writes.
  • NFL playoffs -- After mild-card round, NFC divisional round gets better

    Jan 6
    After uninspired "mild-card" games, the divisional round matchups should be better, writes John Clayton.