1. Preview: San Diego Up Next For The Beat Up Browns

    With the San Diego Chargers coming to town, Eric Mangini is searching for some healthy bodies. Jamaal Lewis, D’Qwell Jackson, Eric Barton, Shaun Rogers, Brodney Pool, James Davis, Ryan ...

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  2. Will Eric Mangini Be One And Done?

    The first year of the Eric Mangini Era is winding down with just five games to go. With a record of 1-10, will this be the only year for Mangini as the Browns head coach? If so, he has only himself to blame...

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  3. Two Ohio Teams Headed In Opposite Directions

    Just one short year ago, both Cleveland and Cincinnati were fighting it out for last place in the AFC North. The playoffs were just a dream, something the Steelers and Ravens did...

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  4. Fixing The Browns May Not Be That Hard

    With a 1-9 record and coming off a loss to the Lions, the Cleveland Browns look pretty hopeless. At a closer look, this team may not be as hard to fix as some experts suggest. Lets look at the defense first...

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  5. Battle Of Ohio, What's At Stake?

    The 1-9 Cleveland Browns travel south to take on the 7-3 Cincinnati Bengals this Sunday in a game that has a lot riding on it. On paper, this looks like a huge mismatch...

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  6. Cleveland Refuses To Win Against Detroit

    The Detroit Lions found out one thing today, it’s almost impossible to lose to the Cleveland Browns. The 2-8 Lions spotted Cleveland a 24-3 lead in the first quarter...

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  7. Cleveland Vs Detroit, I Can't Wait

    The Cleveland Browns will play the Detroit Lions this week in a game that has a lot riding on it. The winner avoids being recognized as the worst team in the NFL. The loser can take a giant step towards the number one pick in the 2010 draft...

    gary wertman Written by gary wertman about almost 5 years ago 121 reads 2 comments

  8. Is Eight Enough For Quinn And Mangini?

    The second half of the 2009 season is set to begin for the Cleveland Browns next Monday night against the Baltimore Ravens. A lot is riding on these last eight games and I’m not talking playoffs...

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  9. Lerner's Next Hire Needs To Be At The Top

    Randy Lerner has deep pockets but very little knowledge of how to build a successful football team. His past history has proven this. An organization is built from the top down not from the middle...

    gary wertman Written by gary wertman about almost 5 years ago 72 reads 2 comments

  10. Cleveland Browns Mid Season Report Card

    The Cleveland Browns limped into their bye week with the firing of their General Manager, a 1-7 record, and a very frustrated owner. Changes are definitely coming. Who and when are the only questions...

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  11. Chaos In Cleveland, Will Mangini Survive

    Cleveland Browns owner Randy Lerner is not happy. His team has been an embarrassment this season. On Monday, a day after His Browns lost 30-6 to the Chicago Bears, Lerner fired GM George Kokinis...

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  12. New Week, Same Story For The Cleveland Browns

    The Chicago Bears defeated the Cleveland Browns 30-6 in a game that was never in doubt. Once Chicago kicked their third field goal to increase their lead to 9-0, the game was out of reach for the Browns...

    gary wertman Written by gary wertman about almost 5 years ago 184 reads 2 comments

  13. Josh Cribbs At Running Back

    Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator Brian Daboll has hinted Josh Cribbs might be used some at running back against the Bears. I'll believe it when I see it. I've been screaming for this all season...

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  14. Cleveland Continues To Play Embarrassing Football In Loss To The Packers

    Cleveland 3 Green Bay 31. I will start by stating that I am the most optimistic Browns fan anywhere. There is no way I will ever give up on my Cleveland Browns. I also pull no punches in my opinions of the team...

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  15. Cleveland's Quarterback Woes

    The last good quarterback Cleveland had was Bernie Kosar. That was 26 years ago. Since then we've drafted: Eric Zeier, 3rd rd. 1994 - Tim Couch, #1 overall 1999 - Spergon Wynn, 6th rd. 2000 - Luke McCown, 4th rd...

    gary wertman Written by gary wertman about 5 years ago 88 reads 2 comments

  16. Pittsburg Continues Their Dominance Over Cleveland

    In today’s parity driven NFL, where a team can rise up to make the playoffs a year after a last place finish, how can one team be so dominant over another? 12 straight times ...

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  17. Cleveland Wins In Spite Of Their Offense

    It's been hard for Cleveland to get a win this year. They have had to over come not only their opponent but their own offense...

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  18. Hey Mangini, Get Cribbs The Ball

    On a team that has struggled to get 1st downs not to mention touchdowns, doesn't it make sense to get the ball in your best player's hands as much as you can? Josh Cribbs is the Browns best player when running with the ball...

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  19. Browns Need OT To Extend Losing Streak

    The Cleveland Browns played their best game of the season against the Cincinnati Bengals, losing 23-20 in overtime. The Bengals, now 3-1, are a much improved team over last year. I'm sure they are very happy to leave Cleveland with a win...

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  20. Can Cleveland Get Their First Win?

    This week the Cleveland Browns will face a much bigger challenge than the Cincinnati Bengals. The challenge facing them is pride. No team wants to be considered the worst team in the NFL. No team wants to be known as the laughing stock of the league...

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  21. My Thoughts On The State Of The Cleveland Browns

    It’s safe to say, the most unpopular man in Cleveland is Eric Mangini. Maybe in the entire NFL. Cleveland Browns’ fans may say “unpopular” is too nice a word to describe Mangini...

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  22. Let The Cleveland QB Controversy Begin

    It took all of OTAs, training camp and four preseason games for Eric Mangini to select a quarterback and three regular season games to start a quarterback controversy. After todays game I can see why it took him so long...

    gary wertman Written by gary wertman about 5 years ago 49 reads 9 comments

  23. Why Is It So Hard For Cleveland To Find Their Franchise Quarterback?

    Cleveland has had only three franchise quarterbacks in their 64 year history. Otto Graham, Brian Sipe and Bernie Kosar. Amazing. 64 years and only three. Graham was before my time but I had the pleasure of seeing both Sipe and Kosar play...

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  24. What's Up With Brady Quinn?

    After two lackluster performances that resembled something out of an NFL Follies Film, Quinn has to be skating on thin ice with coach Eric Mangini...

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  25. Cleveland Loses 27-6 At Denver

    The best way to describe Cleveland’s inept performance against Denver is sickening. Once again the Browns could muster very little offense to go with a bend, and bend some more defense that finally broke...

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