1. Browns vs. Buccaneers: Postgame Grades, Notes and Quotes for Cleveland

    On a muggy night in Tampa , the Cleveland Browns brought the thunder in the trenches en route to a dominant 31-7 preseason win...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 1 day ago 9,545 reads 21 comments

  2. Browns vs. Buccaneers: Previewing Cleveland's Preseason Week 3 Matchup

    The Cleveland Browns travel to Tampa Bay in search of its first preseason win, while the Buccaneers will suit up just five nights after hosting the Cincinnati Bengals at Raymond James Stadium...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 4 days ago 4,835 reads 22 comments

  3. Bills vs. Browns: Postgame Grades, Notes and Quotes for Cleveland

    Johnny Manziel flashed some of his old college magic, but the Cleveland Browns still came up short after some late-game heroics by Buffalo Bills quarterback EJ Manuel ...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 10 days ago 12,972 reads 41 comments

  4. Bills vs. Browns: Previewing Cleveland's Preseason Week 2 Matchup

    Mike Pettine and Rex Ryan will have plenty of snaps to evaluate the bottom halves of their rosters Thursday night in Cleveland. The two former colleagues’ teams met outside Rochester, New York, earlier in the week for joint practice sessions...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 11 days ago 5,336 reads 15 comments

  5. Redskins vs. Browns: Postgame Grades, Notes and Quotes for Cleveland

    The story of the Cleveland Browns ’ first real football of 2015 was a disappointing sequel to last year’s rushing disparity...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 17 days ago 11,240 reads 16 comments

  6. Redskins vs. Browns: Previewing Cleveland's Preseason Week 1 Matchup

    The pros could play in shorts with flags hanging at their waists, and fans would still flock to Thursday night’s Week 1 preseason matchup between the Cleveland Browns and Washington Redskins ...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 19 days ago 5,158 reads 13 comments

  7. Projecting San Diego Chargers' Starting Lineup Pre-2014 NFL Draft

    The AFC West won’t get any easier in 2014, a daunting realization for the rejuvenated San Diego Chargers ...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 7,505 reads 18 comments

  8. Cleveland Browns Mock Draft 2014: Latest 7-Round Predictions and Analysis

    Whoever the starting quarterback for the Cleveland Browns is after the 2014 NFL draft, he’s going to inherit a much better situation than any signal-caller has since 1999...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 40,461 reads 184 comments

  9. Cleveland Browns' Round 1 Big Board at the Start of the Combine

    The 2014 NFL combine in Indianapolis has the potential to dramatically shift the hierarchy of the Cleveland Browns ’ draft board...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 16,965 reads 31 comments

  10. 5 Realistic Trade Scenarios for Cleveland Browns to Pursue This Offseason

    With 10 draft picks, the Cleveland Browns are the prime target for NFL trade rumors in the months leading up to the 2014 NFL draft. Love them or hate them, the Joe Banner and Michael Lombardi duo set the Browns up to have a huge offseason...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 29,818 reads 107 comments

  11. 2014 NFL Draft Prospects Who Could Be Instant Starters for Cleveland Browns

    Being drafted by Cleveland Browns has long meant a college player would be starting as soon as they got in the building or soon thereafter, whether they were ready or not...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 17,581 reads 81 comments

  12. Setting Odds for Browns Signing Their Top 5 Free-Agent Targets

    Teams don’t construct championship rosters by building through free agency, but it never hurts to add a couple of affordable and proven pieces to the fold...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 15,415 reads 17 comments

  13. Cleveland Browns Hiring Kyle Shanahan Is Latest Product of the Manziel Effect

    If you weren ’t buying Johnny Manziel to Cleveland Browns hype-train tickets before, get ready to pony up the dough after the organization rounded out its coaching staff by hiring Kyle Shanahan as offensive coordinator...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 8,214 reads 61 comments

  14. Five 2014 NFL Draft Prospects Guaranteed to Interest Cleveland Browns

    There is a growing debate and uncertainty surrounding the Cleveland Browns ' first pick—No. 4 overall—of the 2014 NFL draft...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 17,728 reads 152 comments

  15. 5 Contracts Cleveland Browns Must Re-Evaluate This Offseason

    Before we start obsessing over which quarterback the Cleveland Browns will select in the 2014 NFL draft, their front office has some pressing matters to attend to with regards to the makeup of their current roster...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 9,714 reads 26 comments

  16. Dismal Cleveland Browns Have a Lot to Play for Week 17 vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

    Santa Claus’ mailbox is full of letters from Cleveland Browns fans hoping for a franchise quarterback in the 2014 NFL draft. Good Ole St...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 2,767 reads 32 comments

  17. Is Josh Gordon Already a Top-10 NFL Wide Receiver?

    There was a reason multiple NFL teams were interested in acquiring second-year receiver Josh Gordon before the 2013 trade deadline...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about over 1 year ago 19,111 reads 100 comments

  18. NFL Schedule Week 9: Complete TV Coverage Guide and Predictions for Sunday

    Matchups look predictable at first glance of the NFL ’s Week 9 schedule. But as we’ ve learned—sometimes painfully—anything can happen from week to week in this league...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 1,245 reads 0 comments

  19. NFL Week 9 Picks: Enticing Early Lines Worth Betting This Weekend

    The early lines for Week 9 of the NFL season are out, and there are some enticing plays to bet your money on. Things might shift, so don't be afraid to jump early at some of these intriguing point spreads...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 6,272 reads 1 comments

  20. Week 9 Waiver Wire: Top Pickups at Each Offensive Position

    Some of you fantasy football owners need to get with the program and work the waiver wire during the midseason bye weeks. It’s hard to believe there are leagues with no needy teams considering the rash of injuries and byes heading into Week 9...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 13,976 reads 0 comments

  21. Start 'em, Sit 'em Week 9: Fantasy Lineup Advice for Big Bye-Week Decisions

    Week 9 is the midway point of the NFL season, but we’re past that already in the fantasy football realm...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 12,855 reads 0 comments

  22. BCS Poll 2013: Complete Order for Top 25 in Latest Release

    The coveted top two spots of college football’s BCS rankings shifted in the second edition of the 2013 poll, although none of the top teams suffered a loss in Week 9...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 1,597 reads 0 comments

  23. Week 9 Fantasy Sleepers: Top Options to Survive Bye-Week Blues

    Fantasy sleepers are what you need to survive the midseason bye weeks. As six more teams are set to take the week off in Week 9, you need to think outside the box and take some gambles in order to keep your team on schedule...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 14,300 reads 0 comments

  24. World Series 2013: Full Schedule and Predictions for Remaining Games

    The wild and back-and-forth 2013 World Series will surely go the distance. It’s an ending only fitting between the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox after four games that have been anything but predictable...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 15,785 reads 0 comments

  25. MLB Playoffs 2013: Biggest X-Factors in Wild Card Round

    When teams are playing with their playoff lives on the line, all it takes is one big play or solid outing to determine the outcome. This year’s MLB playoffs have two very exciting one-game Wild Card playoffs to decide who will advance...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 1,141 reads 0 comments