1. Cleveland Browns 2009 Outlook: I Can Only Go By What I See

    "I can only go by what I see." With those words, Bill Belichick benched fan favorite Bernie Kosar in 1993 in favor of Vinny Testaverde before ultimately releasing Kosar. With those words, I approach the 2009 Cleveland Browns season...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about almost 5 years ago 866 reads 16 comments

  2. Paul Brown: The Reason For The Season

    It's the most wonderful time of the year. Football season. And there's one man to thank for it. Paul Brown. I'll start this most wonderful time of the year sweating and cleaning up Rottweiler ...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about 5 years ago 1,164 reads 7 comments

  3. Gunfight at Berea Corral: Anderson Is Browns' Best Shot

    There's a breed of NFL quarterback known as the gunslinger. He can strike terror into the hearts of both an opposing defense and the hearts of his own fans at any moment...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about 5 years ago 504 reads 34 comments

  4. Cleveland Indians: Back To The Future?

    Cleveland Indians owner Larry Dolan just had a fire sale, and the natives are restless. For the first time in over a century of major league baseball, a team has traded away two Cy Young winners in a row for prospects...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about 5 years ago 286 reads 0 comments

  5. Michael Vick Reinstated, But Untouchable

    I'm a dog lover. My rescue dog, a mix of black Lab and Rottweiler, is the most loving gentle giant I've ever had the honor of calling my best friend. Nonetheless, Roger Goodell did the right thing in giving Michael Vick a limited reinstatement...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about 5 years ago 132 reads 0 comments

  6. Brady Quinn Fans: Be Careful What You Ask For

    You just might get it. This script has been written before. The Browns trade up in the draft to get a "can't-miss" QB prospect from a college program known for producing stud quarterbacks, and ...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about 5 years ago 885 reads 16 comments

  7. How a Northern Liberal Embraced NASCAR

    Once, I held NASCAR in only slightly lower contempt than I had for professional wrestling. Third-generation rednecks running around in circles driving rolling billboards, getting in ...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about 5 years ago 311 reads 10 comments

  8. Bernie's Bankrupt: A Symbol of a Nation, Generation and Region?

    In politics, some people are simply on a first-name basis. Barack. Hillary. Newt. Everyone knows who they are, and nothing more needs to be said. In Greater Cleveland, we have LeBron...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about 5 years ago 719 reads 4 comments

  9. Of Lincoln, Kafka, and the Latest Cleveland QB Controversy

    "A house divided against itself cannot stand." – Abraham Lincoln President Lincoln said that regarding the slavery issue, which was far more important than any quarterback controversy, ...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about 5 years ago 79 reads 0 comments

  10. Of Lincoln, Kafka, and the Latest Cleveland QB Controversy

    "A house divided against itself cannot stand." – Abraham Lincoln President Lincoln said that regarding the slavery issue, which was far more important than any quarterback controversy, ...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about 5 years ago 267 reads 1 comments

  11. Ten Years Too Late, Browns Build Foundation

    There's a cable channel called HGTV—Home and Garden Television. People barely keeping the rent paid or within a gnat's eyelash of foreclosure watch and drool over $150,000 landscaping ...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about over 5 years ago 580 reads 10 comments

  12. Eleven Million Reasons Derek Anderson Will Start for the Browns

    The Cleveland Browns will not be in contention this year. Period. Unless you're a trust fund beneficiary, you also know the economy is not in good shape, and that won't change by September...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about over 5 years ago 480 reads 6 comments

  13. Bringing the Real Browns Back: An Open Letter to Randy Lerner

    Dear Mr. Lerner: Can I call you Randy? If we were sitting together speaking as Browns fans, we'd call each other by our first names, despite our socioeconomic differences...

    Christopher Maher Written by Christopher Maher about almost 6 years ago 525 reads 2 comments