Browns release Robert Griffin III

In a move that was expected, the Cleveland Browns released quarterback Robert Griffin III on Friday. Griffin was due a $750,000 roster bonus on Saturday. Griffin thanked the team and the fan base in a goodbye tweet:  https://twitter.com/rgiii/status/840269264238043136 The 27 year old quarterback spent one season in Cleveland and didn’t have success during his tenure. …

Browns clinch number one pick

The Cleveland Browns are now officially on the clock. For the first time since 2000, the Cleveland Browns have the first overall pick in the NFL draft. This comes after losing to the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 in overtime. 1-15 is their final record for the 2016 season, their worst record since the franchise’s return in …

Browns news and notes (12-29-16) 

RG3 cleared to play  The Cleveland Browns announced Thursday morning that quarterback Robert Griffin III was cleared by an independent neurologist and is now eligible to practice. This means that it’s likely he’ll start in the season finale Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers.  Griffin suffered a concussion in the fourth quarter of last Sunday’s win …

Browns vs Chargers: Week 16 preview

It’s Christmas Eve and while many are traveling across the United States to visit loved ones for the holidays, the San Diego Chargers have to travel across the country to face the Cleveland Browns. They sit at 5-9 on the season and are staring down the reality that this will be the final season in …

Browns news and notes (12-19-16)

RG3 to start vs Chargers Head coach Hue Jackson announced his decision to the media Monday afternoon about the quarterback position. He added a little twist to the situation however.  Jackson also let it be known that he wants to have another look at rookie quarterback Cody Kessler before the season ends.  That tells me …

Browns fall to the Bills 33-13

0-14 Seventeen losses in a row. The Cleveland Browns fell again on Sunday, losing 33-13 to the Buffalo Bills. The Bills improved to 7-7 while the Browns continue their franchise record losing streak and are knocking on the door of football purgatory.  Only three teams have reached the record of 0-14: the 1976 Tampa Bay …

Browns vs Bills: Week 15 preview 

The 0-13 Cleveland Browns are still fighting for that first win and to avoid the dreaded 0-16 mark that is awaiting them. This week they maybe in luck as they’re facing the 6-7 Buffalo Bills who are falling off the tracks and are headed for another coaching change unless a magical ending happens. Bills defensive …

Browns fall to Bengals 23-10

364 days….and come Tuesday, it’ll be a full calendar year. The Cleveland Browns lost their franchise record extending sixteenth consecutive loss Sunday as they fell 23-10 to the Cincinnati Bengals. The wintry conditions along Lake Erie didn’t help the Browns chances to win their first game of the season as they move closer to football …

Browns vs Bengals: Week 14 Preview 

It’s the second edition of the Battle of Ohio for the 2016. The first matchup didn’t go well for the Cleveland Browns as they lost to the Cincinnati Bengals 31-17 in a game that didn’t seem very close as the Bengals put up 559 yards of total offense including 270 on the ground. As the …

Robert Griffin to start vs Bengals 

It’s now official. Browns will start quarterback Robert Griffin III on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals. Michael Silver from the NFL Network was the first to report the official decision. https://twitter.com/mikesilver/status/806887952945008640 It’s not that big of a surprise to Browns fans that they’re going in this decision. Once Griffin was cleared for contact before the …