1. Colt McCoy: Eight Predictions for His 2011 Season

    In 2010, things didn't exactly go according to plan for the Browns in terms of their use of Colt McCoy . The third-round draft pick and quarterback of the future wasn't even supposed to play during his rookie season...

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  2. 2011 NFL Draft: How Will Shurmur, Heckert and Holmgren Impact Cleveland Browns?

    The countdown to the 2011 NFL draft now stands at just 18 days. We already saw what the dynamic duo of Mike Holmgren and Tom Heckert could do in the 2010 draft, and most of us were pretty pleased with the outcome...

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  3. Cleveland Browns: 10 Best Draft Picks in Mike Holmgren's Career

    As the 2011 NFL Draft approaches, Browns fans hope Mike Holmgren (along with GM Tom Heckert) can deliver a repeat performance of his stellar draft in 2010...

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  4. Cleveland Indians: The Tribe's Bumpy Ride Through Week 1 of the 2011 Season

    Welcome to Tribe Talk, where Bleacher Report's Cleveland Indians fans weigh in on the ups and downs of the club each week throughout the season. This week, we take a look at how the Tribe is faring after their first week of baseball...

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  5. Cleveland Browns: 8 Biggest Draft Busts in Team History

    The 2011 NFL Draft is fast approaching, and the Browns have their work cut out for them in finding players to fill the holes in their roster...

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  6. 2011 NFL Mock Draft: Cleveland Browns 7-Round Selection Predictions

    The Browns set the bar high with their outstanding draft selections in 2010. First-round pick Joe Haden, second-round pick TJ Ward and third-round pick Colt McCoy were all major contributors to the team last season...

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  7. Tribe Talk: Kicking off the 2011 Indians Season

    Happy Opening Day Eve to you, and welcome back to Tribe Talk, where Bleacher Report's Cleveland Indians fans weigh in on the ups and downs of the club each week throughout the season...

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  8. Cleveland Sports: LeBron James and the City's Eight Most Hated Figures

    Woe is Cleveland, a sports-crazed city whose Browns have never won a Superbowl, whose Cavs have never won an NBA title, and whose Indians haven't won a World Series since 1948...

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  9. Eric Wright and 6 Other Veterans the Cleveland Browns May Not Bring Back in 2011

    There are few worse labels an NFL player can be tagged with than "dead weight." Every team has its share of guys who don't get it done on the field and suck up payroll and roster spots that seemingly should go to other more deserving players...

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  10. MLB Spring Training 2011: Cleveland Indians Bullpen and Bench Preview

    We're heading into the home stretch of Spring Training 2011, and after assessing what the Indians have to offer in terms of position players here and starting pitching here , ...

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  11. 2011 NFL Lockout: How the Work Stoppage Affects the Cleveland Browns

    To state the obvious, the NFL lockout isn't a good situation for anyone. Whether it's the owners, the league, the players, the staff or the fans, no one is deriving any pleasure from the present state of the NFL...

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  12. NFL Trade Market: Seven Players Mike Holmgren Should Make a Deal for

    With the NFL in the midst of a devastating lockout with no end in sight, teams will be forced to rely exclusively on the draft to fill their needs until conditions improve...

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  13. MLB Spring Training 2011: Cleveland Indians Starting Pitching Preview

    Spring Training is well underway, and after assessing what the Indians have to offer in terms of position players here , it's time now to take a look at the team's pitching...

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  14. MLB Spring Training 2011: Position By Position Preview of The Cleveland Indians

    Let the countdown to Opening Day begin! With Spring Training officially underway as pitchers and catchers begin to arrive at camp, that time of year when we first hear the crack of the bat and the slap of the ball on leather is nearly upon us...

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  15. 2011 NFL Free Agency: 10 Players the Cleveland Browns Should Target

    As Mike Holmgren prepares to fill the last few vacancies in the coaching staff, the Browns' plan for greater success in 2011 appears to be starting to come together. Next on the to-do list? Scouting available free agents for next season...

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  16. MLB Report Cards: Grading Each of the 2011 Cleveland Indians' Offseason Moves

    The Indians front office, as usual, was relatively dormant in the offseason. By now, everyone has heard the joke: "were the Indians even AT the Winter Meetings?"...

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  17. Cleveland Browns: 10 Ways To Contend For the AFC North in 2011

    2010 has been a season of ups and downs for the Browns and their fans. The Browns have drubbed playoff contenders like the Saints and Patriots, but they've also lost to cellar dwellers like the Bengals and Bills...

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  18. Cleveland Browns: Ongoing Issues For Mike Holmgren To Address

    Someone with more reason than a Browns fan to be optimistic might tell you that you learn something new every day...

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  19. Cleveland Browns: Is a .500 Season Still Possible?

    After watching the Browns' better-than-expected preseason efforts, some of us (who shall remain nameless) got a little over-excited and predicted an 8-8 season...

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  20. Cleveland Indians: Solving The Third Base Problem

    As the Indians' organization breathes a collective sigh of relief that Shin-Soo Choo's gold medal victory in the Asian Games will excuse him from his military duty to his native South ...

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  21. Peyton Hillis: Six Reasons He's So Effective in the Cleveland Browns' Offense

    Every once in a while, things just work out perfectly—even in Cleveland. That's how the story went this Sunday, when the Browns, led by rookie quarterback Colt McCoy and iron ...

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  22. Colt McCoy Debut: 7 Reasons the Cleveland Browns Rookie QB Could Surprise

    Picturing the under-sized, inexperienced Colt McCoy emerging from the tunnel onto Heinz Field and into the lair of the Steelers and their vaunted defense this Sunday, just one thing comes to mind: Dead man walking...

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  23. Cleveland Browns: Observations On the Defense in Loss to Falcons

    Another Sunday down, another painful and frustrating loss for the Browns. Cleveland lost another heart-breaker, once again playing winning football in the first half and then unraveling on the b-side...

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  24. Tribe Talk: Farewell, 2010 Indians

    Welcome to Tribe Talk, where Bleacher Report's Cleveland Indians fans weigh in on the ups and downs of the club each week throughout the season...

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  25. Cleveland Browns: Peyton Hillis and Other Browns Offensive Observations In Win

    It wasn't pretty. It wasn't masterful. It wasn't the decisive victory we all hoped for. But it was our first win of the season, and for most of us, that's enough on its own...

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