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The Philadelphia Eagles hired Oregon coach Chip Kelly on Wednesday, surprising, well, pretty much everyone. The hiring’s impact rippled all the way to Cleveland, where Browns fans were as bipolar as always with reactions ranging from betrayal that KellyUpvote Share Tweet
2013 Columbus Blue Jackets Season Previewtheclevelandfan.com Jan 16, 2013The Columbus Blue Jackets have spent this week trying to cram three weeks worth of practice into one week, without their former star player Rick Nash, and with a head coach who was only behind the bench for half of the 2011-12 season. The other 29 teams…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 16, 2013EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- Pau Gasol expects to return from a concussion on Thursday night when the Los Angeles Lakers host the Miami Heat.Upvote Share TweetThe Browns have added Sashi Brown and Brent Stehlik to the front office, the team announced Wednesday evening.Upvote Share TweetTrestman, who was the Montreal Alouettes coach in the Canadian Football League, replaces the fired Lovie Smith. Trestman was the Browns' quarterbacks coach in 1988 and offensive coordinator in 1989.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 16, 2013Just a reminder that the weekly AFC North chat will begin at 2 p.m. This is the AFC Championship edition of the chat, although I'm happy to talk about the Browns, Bengals and Steelers as well. All you have to do is click on these words right here to joi…Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns' Jabaal Sheard doesn't favor the 3-4 defense, but he's prepared to changeCan defensive end Jabaal Sheard be successful in the 3-4 defense?Upvote Share Tweet
Mary Kay Cabot talks about possible GM candidates for the Browns on 92.3 The FanPlain Dealer Browns reporter Mary Kay Cabot joined Baskin and Phelps on 92.3 The Fan (WKRK-FM) this morning to talk Browns.Upvote Share TweetIn this series, ClevelandBrowns.com looks at the hiring of Blanton Collier as the second head coach of the Browns.Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns and NFL A.M. Links: FirstEnergy Stadium; a fresh look at Jimmy Haslam; Chicago Bears hire Marc TrestmanStill no cheerleaders, but plenty of changes are coming for the Cleveland Browns.Upvote Share Tweet
Browns Connections: Conference ChampionshipsSeveral players and coaches competing in this weekend’s AFC and NFC Championship games have connections to Cleveland and the Browns organization.Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Sports Vault: 3/24/75. Don King Brings Ali-Wepner Home to Clevelandtheclevelandfan.com Jan 16, 2013I am not going to sit here and pretend that the 1970s were better than any other decade in our history. The United States’ Cold War with the Soviets carried the implied threat of a nuclear strike. The war in Viet Nam was a confusing, polarizing mess. CiUpvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns new uniforms: Tell us what you wantCheck out some fan-inspired Browns uniform designs and then tell us what you want to see when the new uniforms are unveiled in 2014.Upvote Share Tweet
Wake-up: Frontrunner for Browns' GM job?ESPN.com Jan 16, 2013It will be the usual Wednesday routine with the weekly column getting posted around noon and the online chat kicking off at 2 p.m. Here's your wake-up call ... RAVENS: With the Harbaugh brothers back in the conference championship games for a second str…Upvote Share Tweet
TrueHoop TV: Rookie WatchJan 16David Thorpe on who is leading the race for NBA's Rookie of the Year.
Irving Drops 31 Points On BlazersJan 16Cavs stun Blazers, 93-88.
LeBron Returning To Cleveland?Jan 16Chris Broussard discusses whether LeBron James might return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
J.J. Hickson Takes Out Alonzo GeeJan 16J.J. Hickson drives hard to the basket and dunks on Alonzo Gee.
Don Banks: Kelly's move from Pacific Northwest will shake up traditional E…Jan 16I know the Philadelphia Eagles hired Chip Kelly to build a complete program and his task is to do more than fix an offense that has lost its way. But I still think nobody had a worse day Wednesday than Jim Haslett, Perry Fewell and Monte Kiffin, the thr…
Don Banks: Hero of last year's AFC Championship Game, Sterling Moore will …Jan 16Sterling Moore doesn't know yet if he'll watch the game at home in Dallas, or meet up with a couple teammates and head for "a Buffalo Wild Wings or something like that.''