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Tigers extend Central lead, beat Indians in 10ESPN.com Jul 8, 2013Max Scherzer remained unbeaten and Victor Martinez hit a two-run double in the 10th inning as the Detroit Tigers extended their lead in the AL Central with a 4-2 win over the second-place Cleveland Indians on Monday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns' 100 best all-time players: No. 20, Frank Gatski (video)Hall of Fame center Gatski played in 11 championship games, 10 of them with the Browns.Upvote Share TweetBrowns owner and Pilot Flying J Chief Executive Officer Jimmy Haslam says he isn’t going anywhere. Pressure on Haslam and his company have mounted in recent weeks with guilty pleas from five Pilot employees in the federal investigation into whether the …Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns and NFL P.M. links: Greg Little's play key at wide receiver; Jordan Cameron's chance to emergeLittle, who showed improvement the second half of last season, will be the most-tenured member of Browns' wide receivers unit. Cameron gets the chance to start at tight end. More Browns story links.Upvote Share Tweet
The Cleveland Cavaliers scouted the 1970 expansion draft with trading cardsWith the advent of readily available video and editing software, the world of NBA scouting has changed considerably. Teams are able to find, watch, and consider scouting reports in record time, processing players' strengths, weaknesses, and tendencies t…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jul 8, 2013A lifelong Cleveland Browns fan has gone to his final rest, but not before making one last request from the team. Scott E. Entsminger, 55, of Mansfield, Ohio, died on July 4. According to his obituary in the Columbus Dispatch, Entsminger also "resp…Upvote Share TweetA lifelong Cleveland Browns fan has gone to his final rest, but not before making one last request from the team.Upvote Share Tweet
How Bad Are The Browns? Even Obituaries Are Cracking Jokes.deadspin.com Jul 8, 2013Scott Entsminger died on Thursday. Three days later, he was taking a shot at the Browns from the peace of the grave.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Man wants Browns as pallbearers, malfunction of Bullpen Mafia, Jarrett Jack with Cavs: Blog RoundupHere are what blogs from Cleveland and around the country are saying about the Browns, Cavaliers and Indians. Featured today are Stepien Rules and Burning River Baseball.Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns salary cap outlook: An extension for Alex Mack tops the ‘to-do’ listThe "Shutdown Countdown" is underway. In addition to previewing each team, "Shutdown Corner" will be taking a brief look at each team's salary cap situation heading into the 2013 season and beyond. We continue the series with the Cle…Upvote Share Tweet
Shutdown Countdown: Cleveland Browns are still rebuilding, but the defense could be stellarThe Cleveland Browns haven't had a winning record since 2007, and the franchise has had just two winning seasons in total since the NFL re-established the Browns name in 1999. And as frequently happens after so much organizational underperformance, ther…Upvote Share Tweet
2013 Opponents Preview: New York Jetsclevelandbrowns.com Jul 8, 2013As the 2013 season approaches, ClevelandBrowns.com looks at the Browns’ regular-season opponents. Today, we highlight the Dec. 22 road game at the New York Jets.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 8, 2013There might not be a Josh Gordon-level player in this year’s supplemental draft, but there are some guys with levels of baggage approaching the suspended Browns wideout. Of course, being in the supplemental draft at all generally means there’s something…Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns' 100 best all-time players: No. 21, Walt Michaels (video)Michaels was among the NFL's best linebackers from 1952 through 1961.Upvote Share Tweet
Browns Fan Takes Shot At Team In ObitJul 8Andy Baskin discusses the obit of a Cleveland Browns fan that took a parting shot at the team.
Haslam: Browns Not For SaleJul 8Andy Baskin discusses Jimmy Haslam's announcement that he does not intend to sell the Cleveland Browns.
Cavs Join Mavs In Race For BynumJul 8Marc Stein says the Dallas Mavericks and Cleveland Cavaliers are the front-runners to sign free-agent center Andrew Bynum.
Stephen A. On LeBron: "At Least 50-50 He Leaves Miami"Jul 8Stephen A. Smith believes LeBron James has at least a 50-50 chance of leaving the Miami Heat after next season.
Marreese Speights agrees to deal with Golden State Warriors, sources sayJul 8The Golden State Warriors have agreed to terms on a new deal with Marreese Speights, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.
Chris Kaman, Los Angeles Lakers, agree to one-year deal, sources sayJul 8The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to terms with free agent center Chris Kaman on a one-year deal, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.