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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…Upvote Share Tweet
Tribe calls on Francona, Tressel to secure SwisherMLB.com Updated Jan 6, 2013To reel in free-agent slugger Nick Swisher, the Indians enlisted an impressive array of proven recruiters.Upvote Share TweetAs 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 froUpvote Share Tweet
NHL, NHLPA Reach Labor AgreementThe 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. FacinUpvote Share Tweet
Cavaliers waive forward Samardo Samuelsnba.com Updated Jan 6, 2013The Cavaliers have waived forward Samardo Samuels.Upvote Share Tweet
So, Who's Been the Best Browns Coach of the Expansion Era?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…Upvote Share Tweet
Smelley 'excited' for Alabamaclevelandbrowns.com Updated Jan 6, 2013Cleveland Browns rookie Brad Smelley is pulling for his alma mater, the University of Alabama, in the National Championship game.Upvote Share Tweetclevelandbrowns.com Updated Jan 6, 2013In this series, ClevelandBrowns.com looks back to a Browns-Bills playoff game on Jan. 6, 1990.Upvote Share TweetORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Doug Marrone is leaving Syracuse to become the Buffalo Bills' new coach, according to several reports.Upvote Share Tweet
Celebrating Swishmas on a Lazy SundayHappy 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Weeden watches, waits as Browns search for a coachprofootballtalk.com Updated Jan 6, 2013It’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 concernsUpvote Share Tweet
Paul Pierce Leads Boston Back From The Dead; Carmelo Anthony Erupts In Disney Worlddimemag.com Updated Jan 6, 2013Boston 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 WilUpvote Share Tweet
Sources: Kelly Won't Coach BrownsJan 6The Browns will continue their coaching search after being unable to land Chip Kelly.
Don Banks: Ravens win one for Lewis, but they get no prize in Broncos rema…Jan 6BALTIMORE -- 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-NuggetsJan 7The 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 betterJan 6After uninspired "mild-card" games, the divisional round matchups should be better, writes John Clayton.