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Recovering "The Fumble," 25 Years Later

Recovering "The Fumble," 25 Years Later

theclevelandfan.com Updated Jan 28, 2013
No matter how much we may prefer Jim Brown or Bob Feller in the role, Cleveland sports’ most suitable folk hero remains Earnest Byner, the man who-25 years ago-became famous not so much for how he failed, but for how close he came to succeeding. Of
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  • Browns officially fire Dick Jauron, believe it or not

    Browns officially fire Dick Jauron, believe it or not

    profootballtalk.com Jan 28, 2013
    This seems like far less than breaking news, but I suppose it is. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Browns “officially” fired defensive coordinator Dick Jauron today. That’s courteous of them, since they hired Ray Horton as defensive coordina
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  • J.J. Abrams Named Browns Head Coach

    J.J. Abrams Named Browns Head Coach

    theclevelandfan.com Jan 28, 2013
    In a surprising move guaranteed to excite overly enthusiastic sci-fi dorks and depressed Cleveland sports fans alike, the Browns have hired popular film/television producer and director J.J. Abrams as their new head coach. “It’s very exciting to have
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  • Cleveland Browns' Fred Nance to remain with club as Senior Advi…

    Cleveland Browns' Fred Nance to remain with club as Senior Advisor and Special Counsel

    cleveland.com Jan 28, 2013
    Fred Nance will work closely with Browns CEO Joe Banner in his new role as Senior Advisor and Special Counsel.
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  • Cavs' Irving caps great week with award

    Cavs' Irving caps great week with award

    nba.com Jan 28, 2013
    Kyrie Irving capped an incredible week with a deserved award.
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  • Mary Kay Cabot talks about whether Art Modell will get into the…

    Mary Kay Cabot talks about whether Art Modell will get into the Hall of Fame on 92.3 The Fan

    cleveland.com Jan 28, 2013
    Plain Dealer Browns reporter Mary Kay Cabot joined Baskin and Phelps on 92.3 The Fan (WKRK-FM) today to talk Browns.
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  • Browns Support Black History Celebrations at Cuyahoga County Pu…

    Browns Support Black History Celebrations at Cuyahoga County Public Library

    clevelandbrowns.com Jan 28, 2013
    In celebration of Black History Month, the Cleveland Browns are teaming up with the Cuyahoga County Public Library for their Family Literacy Nights! Cuyahoga County Public Library hosts a Family Li...
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  • This Day in Browns History - Jan. 28

    This Day in Browns History - Jan. 28

    clevelandbrowns.com Jan 28, 2013
    In this series, ClevelandBrowns.com looks back at the final day of the 1958 NFL Draft.
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  • Billy Davis interviews for Eagles defensive coordinator

    Billy Davis interviews for Eagles defensive coordinator

    profootballtalk.com Jan 28, 2013
    We shared earlier that the Eagles’ search for a defensive coordinator included a couple of coaches who have a pretty big game coming up on Sunday, but they aren’t limiting their search to members of the Ravens and 49ers coaching staffs. Adam Schefter
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  • Top Cleveland Sports Figures, By the Numbers - #1

    Top Cleveland Sports Figures, By the Numbers - #1

    theclevelandfan.com Jan 28, 2013
    This is one installment in a team effort by The Cleveland Fan, highlighting the top local sports figures by jersey number. Please weigh in with your thoughts on the "Boards". As David Letterman would say, "For entertainment purposes only;…
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  • Cleveland Browns new uniforms: Fan-submitted designs, part 3

    Cleveland Browns new uniforms: Fan-submitted designs, part 3

    cleveland.com Jan 28, 2013
    Turns out, you can do a lot with brown, orange, no logo on the helmet and a blank canvas. Check out more of your designs for the Browns' new uniforms for 2014.
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  • Wake-up: AFC North in the Pro Bowl

    Wake-up: AFC North in the Pro Bowl

    ESPN.com Jan 28, 2013
    If this was the final Pro Bowl, the AFC North had some memorable performances in it. Wide receivers A.J. Green and Josh Cribbs combined for four touchdowns, and Browns kicker Phil Dawson delivered the most unusual play. He tried an onside kick in which …
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Sports Columnists

  • Rudy Gay subject of active trade discussions between Toronto Raptors, Memp…

    Jan 28
    The Memphis Grizzlies continue to field calls from teams interested in Rudy Gay and are engaged in active trade discussions with the Toronto Raptors, sources with knowledge of the talks told ESPN.com.
  • Clayton's mailbag: What's next for fired GMs?

    Jan 28
    There are plenty of experienced GMs sitting on the sidelines, waiting to get back into the NFL. Plus, answers to reader questions.
  • Don Banks: Ken Whisenhunt breaks down Niners-Ravens matchup

    Jan 28
    NEW ORLEANS -- The Super Bowl pairing of San Francisco and Baltimore holds little surprise factor for Ken Whisenhunt. The newly named San Diego Chargers offensive coordinator, and former Arizona Cardinals head coach, witnessed first-hand the rise of the…
  • Allen Iverson eyed by Dallas Mavericks' D-League affiliate, sources say

    Jan 28
    The Texas Legends are lobbying Allen Iverson to try work his way back to the NBA by playing for the Dallas Mavericks' Development League affiliate, according to D-League sources.