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Cleveland Browns P.M. links: Don't dismiss Brian Hoyer's chance…

Cleveland Browns P.M. links: Don't dismiss Brian Hoyer's chance to help; 1st Browns coach, Paul Brown, changed the game

cleveland.com Updated May 22, 2013
With the Browns' quarterback situation still questionable, circumstances could develop where Hoyer -- who's never shown he can't succeed -- would step in. Paul Brown mentored numerous coaches and was innovative. More Browns story links.
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  • Browns waive QB Thaddeus Lewis

    Browns waive QB Thaddeus Lewis

    profootballtalk.com May 22, 2013
    The Browns have waived quarterback Thaddeus Lewis, a league source told PFT’s Mike Florio on Wednesday. The 25-year-old Lewis started the 2012 season finale for Cleveland, completing 22-of-32 passes for 204 yards with a touchdown and an interception. A
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  • The Poetic Beauty of "In Play, Run"

    The Poetic Beauty of "In Play, Run"

    theclevelandfan.com May 22, 2013
    Let us, just for a moment, spit in the face of instant gratification. Pretend - just for the moment, mind you - that you can’t reach into your pocket, pull out something the size of a hash brown and access up-to-the-minute stock market updates and read
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  • Francona expects emotional Fenway return

    Francona expects emotional Fenway return

    ESPN.com May 22, 2013
    Indians manager Terry Francona is bracing for a lump in his throat and maybe a tear or two.
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  • Schwartz gets on-the-job training

    Schwartz gets on-the-job training

    clevelandbrowns.com May 22, 2013
    Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Mitchell Schwartz is a student of the game and tries to learn as much as he can from left tackle Joe Thomas.
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  • Fast Five: The Cavs Should Shock The World & Take LeBron’s …

    Fast Five: The Cavs Should Shock The World & Take LeBron’s Replacement In The NBA Draft: Otto Porter Jr.

    dimemag.com May 22, 2013
    Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and
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  • Browns' Haslam apologizes to other owners

    Browns' Haslam apologizes to other owners

    Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam told USA Today Sports that he apologized to his fellow NFL owners Tuesday for any damage caused to the league's reputation due to the FBI investigation into his Pilot Flying J company.
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  • Cleveland Browns and NFL A.M. Links: Voting change could help p…

    Cleveland Browns and NFL A.M. Links: Voting change could help put Art Modell in the Hall; ex-players talk about pain

    cleveland.com May 22, 2013
    Art Modell's chances of getting inducted into the Hall could increase if this change is made.
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  • May The Best Man Win

    May The Best Man Win

    CNNSI.com May 22, 2013
    The Browns have done good work this offseason, but one glaring question looms: What's going on at QB? Chris Burke breaks down the heated battle being waged in Cleveland.
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  • The Cavs Are Willing To Trade The First Overall Pick

    The Cavs Are Willing To Trade The First Overall Pick

    deadspin.com May 22, 2013
    The Cavaliers beat the odds-a 15.6 percent chance, third-best in the lottery-to land the 2013 first overall pick. But the consensus top pick has questions, and he's not particularly what Cleveland needs. It would make all the sense in the world for th
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  • AFC North links: A busy day for Browns

    AFC North links: A busy day for Browns

    ESPN.com May 22, 2013
    Baltimore Ravens Rookie outside linebacker John Simon signed a four-year deal with the team. Jacoby Jones finished third in his stint on "Dancing with the Stars." Cincinnati Bengals Quarterback Andy Dalton wasted little time in working on his …
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  • Morning Rundown: Red Hot Tribe Run Into Superb Scherzer

    Morning Rundown: Red Hot Tribe Run Into Superb Scherzer

    Some nights, you can't do much. There's always things you can do differently. There's always things that could have went your way and there's always things you analyze as to what went wrong. That happens and that happened against the Tigers on Tuesday. …
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  • Cleveland Cavaliers open to trading top pick in NBA draft

    Cleveland Cavaliers open to trading top pick in NBA draft

    It's been 20 years since the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft was traded, when the Orlando Magic moved Chris Webber, but it's possible that streak could end this year.
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  • Noel claims top spot in first mock draft

    Noel claims top spot in first mock draft

    nba.com May 22, 2013
    This is the same new beginning for the Cavaliers, even with the coaching change to Mike Brown, which, come to think of it, isn't such a new thing in Cleveland. It's still trying to get back to the playoffs in their post-LeBron James world, still trying …
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  • Video - State Of The Nation: Francona Returns to Fenway 02:09

    State Of The Nation: Francona Returns to Fenway

    May 22
    Gordon Edes previews the four-game set between the Indians and Red Sox, including Terry Francona's return to Fenway Park.
  • Video - The GM's Office: Mark Of A Master 06:26

    The GM's Office: Mark Of A Master

    May 22
    Indians GM Chris Antonetti stops by the GM's Office to break down how he pulled off the deals to get Terry Francona, Michael Bourn and Nick Swisher.

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