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cleveland.com Updated Jan 7, 2013
The Browns' second wave of interviews will include former Browns offensive coordinators Bruce Arians and Marc Trestman, according to multiple reports. It is unclear if they will make a run at some of the big-name coaches out there such...Share Tweet
Bulls 118, Cavaliers 92: A Snarky RecapWhile it lacked all the hype and pageantry of the BCS National Championship Game, tonight’s Cavs vs. Bulls matchup delivered a pretty comparable viewing experience-which is to say, a dull, relentless, one-sided steamrolling: Bulls 118, Cavaliers 92. WShare Tweet
Boozer drives Bulls' drubbing of CavaliersCarlos Boozer had 24 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Chicago Bulls to an 118-92 rout of the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night.Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns' 100 best all-time players: No. 50, Milt Plum (video)Quarterback Plum led the NFL in several categories during his five seasons (1957-61) with the Browns.Share TweetThe Browns are going to reload their coaching search with Chip Kelly out of the picture, and one name to keep in mind is former Buccaneers coach Jon Gruden. Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer today is reporting that Gruden is going to get a ca…Share Tweet
Candidates for Browns' coaching job, questioning Tribe's cuts and Cavs' wishes: Blog RoundupHere are what blogs from Cleveland and around the country are saying about the Browns, Cavaliers and Indians. Featured today are Bleacher Report, Wahoo's On First and Stepien Rules.Share TweetPlain Dealer Cleveland Browns beat writer Mary Kay Cabot talks about Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and CEO Joe Banner's search for a new head coach after Oregon's Chip Kelly decides to stay with the Ducks.Share Tweet
Haden pleased with effortCleveland Browns defensive back Joe Haden said the effort of the secondary stood out to him from the 2012 regular season.Share Tweet
Not Feeling Very ChipperIf Cleveland Browns fans are being honest with themselves, and if there's anything Cleveland Browns fans like less than all the losing it's being honest with themselves, then they'll admit that the best thing to happen to their team this past weekend wa…Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 7, 2013KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Andy Reid has been introduced as the new coach of the Kansas City Chiefs, one week after he was fired following 14 seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles.Share Tweet
Cavaliers recall Leuer, excuse Walton for personal matternba.com Jan 7, 2013The Cavaliers have recalled forward Jon Leuer from Canton and excused forward Luke Walton to "address a personal matter."Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns and NFL P.M. Links: London Fletcher may retire; RG3's injury; Ray Lewis' final home gameCleveland native London Fletcher of the Washington Redskins may retire.Share TweetWe learned a few things about the new Browns regime after their flirtation with Chip Kelly, little of it encouraging.Share Tweet
Sports Insider: Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports talks about the Browns' search for a head coachOn today's episode of Sports Insider, Yahoo! Sports' Jason Cole talks with cleveland.com's Glenn Moore about the Browns' search for a head coach and who might be on their list.Share TweetBengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden is getting looks from the Eagles and Cardinals to be a head coach. Some may question this considering how the Bengals' offense flopped in the playoffs. My biggest question: Why isn't anyone looking at Cincinnati'…Share TweetThe Cleveland Browns will meet with Marc Trestman, coach of the CFL's Montreal Alouettes, on Monday according to multiple reports.Share TweetIn this series, ClevelandBrowns.com looks back to a playoff bowl game against the Detroit Lions on Jan. 7, 1961.Share Tweet
Dawson named to All-Fundamentals TeamBrowns kicker Phil Dawson has been named to USA Football's All-Fundamentals Team.Share Tweet
Kyle Shanahan is the offensive mind that the Browns need: Comment of the Day"He brings experience, excitement, and awesome offensive mind - Go meet with him after the game and let him know we will wait for him! He would do better than Chip in my opinion already understands NFL and what works these days." - dmudpt10Share Tweet
Source: Reports of Browns, Kelly deal being close were “totally false”profootballtalk.com Jan 7, 2013Competition can, in theory, increase quality. With plenty of options for the consumer, it becomes important for those responsible for the various choices to do it better than their peers. In sports journalism, competition also can decrease quality, wit…Share Tweet
MAC Basketball PreviewWelcome to the 2013 MAC Basketball Preview. It’s been awhile since I wrote, a career transition and ill parents (and grandkids) did me in the last few weeks. But I’m back and ready for the MACtion of the basketball conference season. This season loShare Tweet
Bulls Run Away From CavsJan 7Carlos Boozer posts double-double in Bulls' 118-92 rout of Cavs.
Gordon, Hornets Sting SpursJan 7Eric Gordon leads Hornets with 24 points in 95-88 win over Spurs.
Kelly Decides Not To Go To NFLJan 7Adam Schefter discusses why Chip Kelly decided to stay at Oregon instead of going to the NFL.
NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategyJan 7The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
Sources -- Dallas Mavericks to ink veteran guard Mike JamesJan 7The Mavericks plan to sign Mike James to a 10-day contract, sources said.
Dallas Mavericks ink veteran guard Mike JamesJan 7The Mavericks have signed Mike James to a 10-day contract.
Peter King: RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card WeekendJan 7Before we examine the final Ray Day in Baltimore and the Shanahan-RGIII race to blame in Washington (and elsewhere) and what in the world got into Chip Kelly, this observation about Wild-Card Weekend: That was some lousy football. It got me to thinking …