1. Bumbling Browns Blow Chance to Help Themselves in Wild, New Era of NFL Trades

    Joe Banner and others had a simple name for the paperwork used to document a trade with another team. "We just called them trade papers," said Banner, who once led front offices ...

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  2. Browns, Bengals AJ McCarron Trade Documents Sent to NFL Reportedly Didn't Match

    More details have emerged in the aftermath of the AJ McCarron trade that wasn't between the Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns . On Thursday, Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Browns Ownership Reportedly 'Went Nuclear' After Failed AJ McCarron Trade

    After failing to finalize a trade for Cincinnati Bengals quarterback AJ McCarron prior to Tuesday's trade deadline, Cleveland Browns ownership reportedly went off on the Browns' front office...

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  4. Adjustments Pittsburgh Steelers Must Make Post-Bye Week

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have a 6-2 record heading into their Week 9 bye, making them the joint-top team in the AFC through the season's halfway point...

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  5. Josh Gordon's Fantasy Outlook After Being Conditionally Reinstated

    The NFL conditionally reinstated Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon on Wednesday, which means fantasy owners are suddenly scrambling to add one of the sport's most talented (and enigmatic) wideouts to their benches...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Josh Gordon Conditionally Reinstated by NFL; Can Practice with Browns on Nov. 20

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell reinstated Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon on a conditional basis, according to Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com. Per Tom Pelissero of NFL Network, he can begin practicing with the team on Nov...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Joe Flacco Clears Concussion Protocol, Will Play vs. Titans

    Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is set to return to the lineup Sunday after he was forced to leave the team's Week 8 game early due to a concussion...

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  8. Marvin Lewis 'Relieved' AJ McCarron Trade Fell Through After Browns Gaffe

    Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis saw a silver lining after the Cleveland Browns failed to finalize a trade for Bengals backup quarterback AJ McCarron ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Report: Browns' Failure to Copy NFL on Email Led to Failed AJ McCarron Trade

    The Cleveland Browns ' front office failed to include the NFL in any communications with the Cincinnati Bengals about a proposed deal for quarterback AJ McCarron before Tuesday's trade deadline, which caused the agreement to fall through...

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  10. AJ McCarron Reportedly Was Nearly Traded to Browns Before Deadline

    The Cleveland Browns didn't improve their roster before Tuesday's trade deadline, but they almost acquired Cincinnati Bengals backup quarterback AJ McCarron ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Martavis Bryant Reportedly Won't Be Traded Away by Pittsburgh Steelers

    Despite his apparent unhappiness in the offense, the Pittsburgh Steelers reportedly don't plan on trading receiver Martavis Bryant. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, teams called about a trade for Bryant but the Steelers said no...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Josh Gordon Reportedly Meeting with NFL; Browns May Trade WR's Rights

    Suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon is reportedly meeting with the NFL on Tuesday as he seeks reinstatement. Per ESPN's Adam Schefter , Gordon is in New York City and will meet with the league on Wednesday...

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  13. 2017 Season Grades So Far at Pittsburgh Steelers' Bye Week

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are 6-2 at the halfway point of the 2017 season and have reached their Week 9 bye. This is as good a time as any to take stock of Pittsburgh's season and see where their biggest strengths and weaknesses lie...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Maurkice Pouncey on Lions D-Line: 'They Literally Tried to Attack Me'

    Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey didn't mince words when discussing his anger toward the Detroit Lions ' defensive line following Sunday's 20-15 win for Pittsburgh...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Improved Defense, More Dynamic Offense Give Steelers Look of True Contender

    Football isn't pretty, which means teams don't have to win pretty in order to make statements. The Pittsburgh Steelers won ugly Sunday night in Detroit, and they made a statement while doing so...

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  16. Le'Veon Bell Rips Joe Mixon After Bengals RB Said He Could 'Do Way More'

    Cincinnati Bengals rookie Joe Mixon apparently spends a lot of time thinking about Le'Veon Bell . After seeing limited touches in last week's loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers , Mixon compared himself to the veteran running back...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Browns Reportedly Looking to Trade for Offensive Weapons Before Deadline

    With Sunday's defeat to the Minnesota Vikings , the 0-8 Cleveland Browns were assured their 10th straight nonwinning season, but that may not stop the front office from trying to upgrade the roster...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Martavis Bryant Reportedly Drawing Trade Interest from Contenders

    Multiple contending teams have reportedly inquired about Pittsburgh Steelers disgruntled wide receiver Martavis Bryant , including the New England Patriots , according to Ian Rapoport of NFL ...

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  19. Steve Smith Threatens to Beat Up Michael Irvin

    Hall of Famer Michael Irvin will probably think twice before again criticizing any outfit worn by former Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Alex Collins, Jeremy Maclin and More Fantasy Reaction from Dolphins vs. Ravens

    The Baltimore Ravens left little doubt Thursday with a 40-0 victory over the Miami Dolphins at M&T Bank Stadium, and fantasy players with members of the victors on their team were celebrating...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Steelers' JuJu Smith-Schuster to Wear Cleats Dedicated to Recovered Bike

    Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster went through a harrowing ordeal earlier this week when his bike was stolen...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. NFL Officials Botch Player Safety Again After Brutal Hit on Joe Flacco

    The NFL continuously reminds anyone willing to listen that player safety is the league's top priority, yet the actions of its officials represent that it isn't a priority at all...

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  23. Alex Collins, Ravens Pummel Dolphins 40-0 Despite Joe Flacco Concussion

    The Baltimore Ravens earned an important 40-0 home win over the Miami Dolphins on Thursday night at M&T Bank Stadium. Baltimore had dropped four of its last five games before beating the Dolphins...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. Ryan Mallett's Fantasy Outlook After Joe Flacco's Concussion

    Baltimore Ravens backup Ryan Mallett is primed for a turn in the spotlight after Joe Flacco was ruled out with a concussion during his Week 8 game against the Miami Dolphins ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Joe Flacco Concussion After Kiko Alonso Late Hit Sparks Ravens, Dolphins Fight

    Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco was forced out of Thursday's game against the Miami Dolphins after taking a hard hit to the head from linebacker Kiko Alonso in the second quarter...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments