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Mike Holmgren hates Cleveland Browns’ trade of Trent Richardson, says he’d quit if he was head coach
Mike Holmgren was in charge of delivering the Cleveland Browns Brandon Weeden at quarterback and Trent Richardson at running back. So you can imagine that Holmgren isn't seeing this trade from the perspective of the Browns' new regime. In fact, if he wa…Upvote Share Tweet
Andy Reid’s Chiefs forced five turnovers and sacked Michael Vick six times in a 26-16 victory over the Eagles.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com clevelandbrowns.com cleveland.com ESPN.com yahoo.com theclevelandfan.com profootballtalk.com deadspin.com Updated Sep 19, 2013The Trent Richardson move shows that Cleveland's leaving its present behind for a chance at the future.Upvote Share Tweet
Banner calls speculation regarding quarterback pursuit “well founded”Conventional wisdom regarding the Browns’ decision to trade running back Trent Richardson for Indy’s first-round draft pick suggests that Cleveland plans to use those picks if necessary to trade up for a franchise quarterback. For a change, conventional…Upvote Share Tweet
Factory of Sadness will get a faceliftThe on-field product arguably will be taking a hit in the short term, but the building in which the Browns play eventually will be seeing some improvements. The Browns and the City of Cleveland issued a joint statement on Thursday regarding upgrades at …Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns slogan: 'Contradicting ourselves since 1999' -- Bud Shaw's BlogThe Browns are clearly looking to 2014 with the trade of Trent Richardson, and that's being optimistic. This has the feel of yet another five-year plan.Upvote Share Tweet
Am I a Bad Fan?: As the calendar has turned from spring to summer …As the calendar has turned from spring to summer to fall, the Cleveland Indians have taken fans on an exciting and amazingly unpredictable journey, one that has the team right in the heart of the playoff race with a little more than a week to play in th…Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns' Brandon Weeden won't need thumb surgery, could be ready next week, source confirmsWeeden could be ready to play as early as next week. But there are no guarantees he'll start when healthy.Upvote Share Tweet
Talking Trent Richardson and an interview with Chris Antonetti - Sports InsiderChris Antonetti joined us today to talk Indians and Browns defensive back Josh Aubrey talked about the team's reaction to the Trent Richardson trade.Upvote Share Tweetclevelandbrowns.com Updated Sep 19, 2013Finding a way to stop the Vikings’ Adrian Peterson is the focal point of the Cleveland Browns’ defense this week.Upvote Share TweetBrowns fans make it clear they still the support the team even after the trade of Trent Richardson as they respond to the question of the day.Upvote Share Tweet
D’Qwell Jackson: The ship is still sailingTrent Richardson said that he didn’t see his trade from the Browns to the Colts coming and the running back’s former teammates in Cleveland had pretty much the same reaction. Wide receiver Josh Gordon said he was “almost in disbelief” when he heard the …Upvote Share TweetBrian Hoyer's high school teammates look forward to Sunday's game between the Cleveland Browns and Minnesota Vikings.Upvote Share Tweet
Rookie safety Josh Aubrey is 'Talking Shop' about his first year with the Cleveland Browns (video)Rookie Josh Aubrey makes switch from college cornerback to safety in the NFL.Upvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Browns talk with Tony Grossi, Week Three picksThere’s not much question about what the biggest news in the NFL was on Wednesday. It was the Browns’ decision to cut bait on 2012 third overall pick Trent Richardson and send the running back to the Colts in exchange for a first-round pick. The Browns …Upvote Share Tweet
The Numbing Sameness of it All, Again--Trade EditionYou get the sense from listening to Cleveland Browns president Joe Banner that this year’s regular season is just one big inconvenience. Banner hasn't liked the make up of this team since he arrived and those pesky games, like this week's against Minnes…Upvote Share Tweet
Browns links: Reaction to surprise shakeupESPN.com Updated Sep 19, 2013Here's what local reporters are saying about the Cleveland Browns' major changes on offense: The Plain Dealer's Terry Pluto believes it's painful to lose Trent Richardson, but he would deal the running back. "I make the trade knowing fans will hate…Upvote Share Tweet
Morning Rundown: Tribe Missteps Lead to Royals Series WinStep away from the ledge. I know last night was a kick to the gut for you. From 7:00 PM on you were probably feeling pretty upset and torn up. The Browns trade away what most would consider their best offensive weapon, essentially hitting the submit but…Upvote Share Tweet
Browns will continue to be aggressive overhauling roster: Dennis Manoloff's analysis (video)In the Edge Pro Football Beat, the Plain Dealer's Dennis Manoloff and CineSport's Brian Clark discuss the stunning trade that sent Trent Richardson to the Colts for a 2014 first-round draft pick.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Sep 19, 2013The Cleveland Indians were in a giving mood in the bottom of the fifth inning Wednesday night. The only question: Were the Kansas City Royals going to accept? With runners at the corners and one out, Alex Gordon broke for second base but pulled up tryin…Upvote Share Tweet
The Browns Hit Reset (Again) With an Unprecedented Tradegrantland.com Updated Sep 19, 2013Well, I'm certainly not going to doubt Jim Irsay again. When the outspoken Colts owner went on Twitter yesterday and started with his big-news-is-comi...Upvote Share Tweet
Browns Sign Willis McGaheeSep 19Mark Schlereth discusses whether RB Willis McGahee will be able to help the Browns replace Trent Richardson.
Preview: Cleveland Browns vs. Minnesota VikingsSep 19NFL Films previews the Week 3 matchup between the Cleveland Browns and the Minnesota Vikings.
SC Centerpiece: Most Hopeless FranchiseSep 19Adam Schefter, Brian Griese, Damien Woody and Bill Polian debate whether the Browns or the Jaguars are the most hopeless franchise in the NFL.
Countdown Daily Prediction: CLE-MINSep 19The NFL Live crew make their picks for Cleveland at Minnesota.
Biggest NFL games of Week 3 -- John Clayton's First and 10Sep 19John Clayton's First and 10: Andrew Luck leads the Colts against his former Stanford coach, John Harbaugh.
Don Banks: NFL Week 3 picksSep 19Well, now I've gone and peaked too soon. Viewing things realistically, a 14-2 record in Week 2 means I have nowhere to go but down. And from the looks of this week's tricky schedule, I might be nose-diving like a submarine on its maiden voyage.
The NFL's Unknown Impact PlayerSep 19The NFL's Unknown Impact Player
It’s ComplicatedSep 19Trent Richardson has not been the explosive playmaker the previous Cleveland regime was hoping for when it dealt four draft picks to move up one spot and take him at No. 3 in 2012. - (Rob Carr/Getty Images) This is close. The Colts didn’t win the Trent …