Browns Rumors & News

  • Browns K Pat Murray hurts knee as Cleveland's injury woes continue

    Fox Sports "The Cleveland Browns have officially caught the injury bug as kicker Pat Murray was added to an already lengthy injury report after suffering a knee injury on Friday. According to's Mary Kay Cabot, head coach Hue Jackson said the team will have to bring in another kicker if Murray..." September 24

  • Browns have ridiculous 750-1 odds to win Super Bowl LI

    Sportsnaut "We all know the Cleveland Browns suck. It’s a known fact that Cleveland is the NFL’s graveyard for quarterbacks. But we’re not sure we’ve ever seen long-shot odds like the ones the Browns are facing to win Super Bowl LI. Really, though, as outrageous as those odds are, nobody should be shocked..." September 24

  • Browns to sign Cody Parkey

    CSN Philly "Kicker Cody Parkey, who set an NFL rookie scoring record and went to the Pro Bowl as an Eagle in 2014, has agreed to contract terms with the Browns, according to a report by on Friday night. Parkey lost a preseason kicking battle with Caleb Sturgis and was released by the Eagles..." September 24

  • Browns kicker injures knee in walkthrough, will be listed as questionable

    Pro Football Talk "Browns kicker Patrick Murray injured his knee during a Friday walkthrough practice and will be listed as questionable for Sunday’s game in Miami, Browns coach Hue Jackson told reporters Friday. Jackson said he didn’t know if the Browns would have to add another kicker to the roster. They have..." September 23

  • Joe Haden sits out Friday’s practice due to groin injury

    Pro Football Talk "Browns cornerback Joe Haden missed practice Friday with a groin injury, adding another notable name to a Browns injury list that seems to be growing every day. Haden, a two-time Pro Bowler, had two interceptions last week. He’s trying to bounce back from a difficult 2015 season that included..." September 23

  • Browns QB Josh McCown has broken left collarbone

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Another Ravens game, another broken collarbone for Browns quarterback Josh McCown. The 14-year pro fractured his left collarbone during Sunday's 25-20 loss to the Ravens, a Browns spokesman clarified on Friday. Previously, the team was vague about the extent of the injury. It's..." September 23

  • Corey Coleman wont need surgery, to miss 4-6 weeks

    Pro Football Talk "The Browns got a bit of good news today. The team announced that wide receiver Corey Coleman saw a hand specialist this morning, who told him surgery would not be required for his broken hand. He’s expected to miss four to six weeks. Coleman suffered the injury in practice yesterday, part of..." September 22

  • Josh Gordon submits DNA test in paternity suit, avoids arrest

    Larry Brown Sports "Josh Gordon appeared in a Cuyahoga County court on Wednesday to avoid an arrest related to a paternity suit. An arrest warrant had been issued for the Browns receiver earlier in the day, but it was withdrawn after Gordon made his appearance. Gordon also submitted a DNA test, according to..." September 22

  • Browns' Terrelle Pryor: 'I'm willing to die on this field' to win

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Terrelle Pryor was asked if he'd be willing to play quarterback on Sunday against the Dolphins if necessary. "I'll be starting at receiver,'' he said. "But you know what? For this city, for the coaching staff that worked their butts off and my teammates, I'll do anything to help us win,..." September 22

  • Browns wideout Corey Coleman suffers broken hand "We've long known that the football Gods have a macabre sense of humor when it comes to the Cleveland Browns, but this season might have gone over the edge. The latest example? Rookie first-round pick Corey Coleman broke his hand during practice on Wednesday, the Browns announced..." September 22

  • Browns receiver Josh Gordon slapped with warrant in paternity case

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "A judge issued a warrant for the arrest of Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon after he failed to respond to several months worth of subpoenas in a paternity case. Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court Judge Alison Floyd authorized the arrest warrant Aug. 31. Gordon is prohibited from..." September 21

  • Big Ben's praise of Carson Wentz includes a slight jab at the Browns

    CBS Sports "Look at Ben Roethlisberger's hometown of Lima, Ohio on a map and it's not hard to fathom why the Steelers quarterback might still hold a grudge towards the Browns for passing him over in the 2004 NFL Draft. Lima isn't a stone's throw from Cleveland, but it's less than a three-hour drive. In..." September 21

  • Why are NFL ratings plummeting this season?

    Sportsnaut "The National Football League remains the single most watched entity in North American professional sports. It’s not necessarily close. Really, the other three major sports leagues are simply battling for second place. Take the 2015 calendar year as an example of this. According to Sports..." September 21

  • Coaches complained about lack of offensive holding calls in Week One

    Pro Football Talk "Most coaches complain when too many penalties are called. Following Week One of the 2016 regular season, many coaches complained about the absence of one specific type of penalty. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, complaints arose from the absence of holding calls. And for good..." September 21

  • Browns Cut DL John Hughes

    Pro Football Rumors "The Browns announced that they have released defensive lineman John Hughes. Hughes inked a lucrative extension with the Browns in March of 2015 and had several years to go on his deal. Now, he’ll be a free agent for the first time in his career. Hughes, a 2012 draftee, started just seven games..." September 20

  • Johnny Manziel shares his thoughts on Browns QB situation

    CBS Sports "We haven't heard from Johnny Manziel in a while and that's probably a good thing. But with the Browns losing Robert Griffin III and Josh McCown to injuries in consecutive weeks, it was only a matter of time before someone (OK, TMZ) tracked Manziel down to get his thoughts on Cleveland's..." September 20

  • Browns in midst of one of worst seasons ever and Corey Coleman looks like a star-in-the-making

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Browns' 25-20 loss against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday afternoon looked familiar. The team stormed out of the locker room, eager to atone for the Week 1 clunker and fueled by the boisterous crowd for the home opener. Quarterback Josh McCown, starting for the injured Robert Griffin III,..." September 20

  • Browns to start Cody Kessler vs. Miami on Sunday

    Fox 8 Cleveland "Browns rookie quarterback Cody Kessler will reportedly start Sunday vs. Miami, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Josh McCown is dealing with a shoulder injury." September 19

  • Browns believe Josh McCown will be out for a while

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns quarterback Josh McCown is such a tough guy that he's not afraid to well up with tears in a post-game press conference. He got emotional Sunday when talking about why he refused to come out the 25-20 loss to the Ravens Sunday despite a horribly painful left shoulder injury that happened..." September 19

  • Browns Bracing For Potentially Bad News Regarding Josh McCown’s Shoulder Injury

    NFL Trade Rumors "Mike Silver of NFL Media reports that the Browns are bracing for possible bad news regarding Josh McCown‘s shoulder injury. Although, Silver adds that Cleveland won’t know the extent of McCown’s injury until tomorrow morning. McCown returned to the game after briefly heading to the locker..." September 19

  • Report: Many Of Scouts Fired By Browns Before Draft Preferred To Take Carson Wentz

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jason La Canfora, citing numerous sources with knowledge of the situation, reports that several of the scouts and evaluators fired by the Browns prior to this year’s NFL Draft actually preferred Carson Wentz to Jared Goff and considered him to be the better pro prospect. However, La Canfora..." September 18

  • Browns' Erving leaves stadium in ambulance

    247 Sports "Cleveland Browns center Cameron Erving went down with an injury late in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens. According to the team, Erving left FirstEnergy Stadium in an ambulance." September 18

  • Ravens erase 20-0 deficit, beat Browns for 2-0 start

    The Sports Xchange "CLEVELAND -- Even when they dig themselves a deep hole the Baltimore Ravens find a way to beat the Cleveland Browns. The Ravens fought back from a 20-0 deficit Sunday to beat the Cleveland Browns 25-20 and remain undefeated. The Browns fell to 0-2 in their home opener. Justin..." September 18

  • Browns QB Robert Griffin III Now Expected To Miss 10-12 Weeks, Season Could Over

    NFL Trade Rumors "ESPNs’ Adam Schefter reports that Browns QB Robert Griffin III is now expected to miss 10-12 weeks with his shoulder injury. According to Schefter, this means that RGIII‘s 2016 season could very well be over. The Browns wasted little time placing him on injured reserve and announcing that..." September 18

  • Can Browns owner Jimmy Haslam stomach the ups and downs this time?

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Paul DePodesta's words of caution about ownership committing to a ride on the "big daddy roller coaster" echo even louder today than last week for more reasons than you can count. Let's try anyway. Carson Wentz's unexpected debut a week ago. Robert Griffin III's (expected?) injury. Hue..." September 17

  • Browns to unveil Jim Brown statue before Sunday's game

    ESPN "The GOAT gets his due this weekend. The Cleveland Browns will unveil a statue of Jim Brown outside FirstEnergy Stadium before Sunday's Browns-Ravens game. The statue is the first honoring the team's history. "I can't think of a better person," coach Hue Jackson said Friday. The statue was..." September 17

  • Some in Browns organization think RGIII’s injury is a blessing

    New York Post "The Browns quarterback carousel goes round and round once again. With Robert Griffin III sidelined for 10-12 weeks following a shoulder injury in last Sunday’s loss to the Eagles, journeyman Josh McCown will get the start against the Ravens this weekend. But according to a report from ESPN,..." September 16

  • Robert Griffin III Officially Files for Divorce

    TMZ "The divorce is officially underway ... 'cause Robert Griffin III has finally filed court docs looking to end his 3 year marriage to college sweetheart Rebecca Liddicoat. Just last month, RG3 announced he had broken things off with Liddicoat -- the mother of their 1-year-old daughter -- and had..." September 15

  • Report: Hue Jackson was ‘consumed’ with fixing Robert Griffin III

    Sportsnaut "The Cleveland Browns were dealt a pretty big blow during the first weekend of regular season action. It didn’t come in the form of a disheartening 29-10 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Though, that wasn’t a good look for first-year head coach Hue Jackson. Instead, it came in the form of a..." September 15

  • 'Harambe' back in business after temporary jersey ban

    ESPN "Fans who want to customize their favorite team's jersey with "Harambe" on the back can do so once again as of Thursday, after the word mistakenly appeared on a retailer's list of banned words. ESPN has learned that an official with a Major League Baseball team, concerned that fans were..." September 15

  • Browns' Jimmy Haslam says losing RG3 was a blow, but he's 'excited to get Josh' McCown back on the field

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns owner Jimmy Haslam takes comfort in having Josh McCown at quarterback, who played well last season and held the Browns together through some tough times. "It's incredibly important,'' Haslam said on the team's charity radiothon on WKNR 850 AM. "Monday night when things calmed down I..." September 15

  • Harambe's legacy not respected by NFL Shop

    Sporting News "There are plenty of names you can't put on the back of jerseys at NFL Shop. BuzzFeed compiled a list of 50, and it includes names such as Ron Mexico (Michael Vick's alias), Carruth (as in Rae Carruth, the NFL player who conspired to murder his pregnant wife), He Hate Me (the popular XFL jersey)..." September 14

  • Joe Flacco on Browns defense: ‘I recognize Joe Haden. Not really anyone else’

    Sportsnaut "The Cleveland Browns are a hot mess. Following a 29-10 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles to open the regular season, it’s looking like another lost year. Now with Robert Griffin III out for an extended period of time, that’s only magnified further. Speaking about his team’s upcoming game..." September 14

  • Browns owner says 'everybody's on the same page' for first time since he bought the team

    Fox Sports "Since Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam bought the team in 2012, fans have witnessed a revolving door of head coaches, general managers and of course, quarterbacks (this preceded Haslam). Organizational stability is one of the pillars of NFL success, but of course there's no sense in keeping..." September 14

  • Roger Goodell says eliminating kickoffs remains possible if the NFL can’t make them safer

    Washington Post "The NFL has enacted rule changes to try to make the kickoff safer for players. That effort will continue with further safety-related tinkering with the play, according to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. But if such maneuvers fail, the elimination of the kickoff from the sport remains a future..." September 14

  • The NFL's Most Valuable Teams 2016 "Relocation and new stadiums drove NFL team values 19% higher over the past year, to an average of $2.34 billion. The Rams doubled in value, to $2.9 billion, after moving from St. Louis to Los Angeles. The Rams are scheduled to play three seasons at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum before..." September 14

  • How Robert Griffin III's fractured shoulder forces the Browns to look hard at drafting a QB high

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Robert Griffin III's fractured shoulder forces the Browns to look long and hard again at taking a quarterback high in the 2017 draft. They'll have the ammunition to do it in the form of two first-round picks. Griffin, 26, broke the coracoid bone in his left shoulder during Sunday's 29-10 loss..." September 14

  • NFL to launch new $100 million concussion initiatives to improve player safety

    Washington Post "The NFL is launching a new set of concussion-related initiatives under which the league will devote $60 million to technological development, aimed in part at improving helmets for players, and an additional $40 million toward funding medical research into the effects of head injuries,..." September 14

  • Josh McCown fired up by people suggesting Browns should tank

    Pro Football Talk "With the Browns at 0-1 after an ugly opening loss, and with starting quarterback Robert Griffin III on injured reserve, and with all the future draft picks the team has stockpiled, should they just tank this season? Josh McCown, now the starting quarterback with Griffin out, knows people are..." September 13

  • The Browns' quarterback woes are about to reach a historic new low

    USA Today "The Browns have it bad. Everyone knows that. Browns fans especially know that. They’re the ones who’ve been let down season after season since 1965. They’re the ones who watched any semblance of hope they had in the form of Robert Griffin III get savagely ripped away on Monday when the quarterback..." September 13

  • Lady Gaga Reportedly in Talks to Perform at Super Bowl 51 Halftime Show

    Complex "Lady Gaga is reportedly in talks to play the Super Bowl 51 halftime show in Houston in February 2017. According to Billboard, the singer could clinch the biggest stage of the year because the NFL was impressed by her performance of The Star-Spangled Banner at the 2016 Super Bowl. The last year..." September 13

  • Members of Browns Organization Have Lost Faith in RGIII

    Bleacher Report "Have people within the Cleveland Browns organization already lost faith in Robert Griffin III? Do NFL sources believe that he will never be able to change his style of play? Do sources think that the best thing for Griffin is to sit and learn when he returns from injury? Watch in the video..." September 13

  • NFL tabs Sam Rapoport to help open job 'pipeline' for women at team level

    ESPN "The NFL has created a position to address the lack of women in coaching and scouting roles at the team level and named former women's football pro tackle player Sam Rapoport as director of football development. Rapoport's role will be to identify women who are knowledgeable about the game and..." September 13

  • Hue Jackson: We’re not second-guessing Wentz trade

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Hue Jackson isn't ready to concede that the Browns blew it by not drafting Carson Wentz No. 2 overall and trading the pick to the Eagles instead. Not even after Wentz threw for 278 yards and two touchdown passes on the Browns in a 29-10 loss to the Eagles in the season opener Sunday. Not..." September 13

  • RG3 on IR for at least 8 games with broken bone in shoulder

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Robert Griffin III's mom had plenty of reason to worry afterall. Griffin III is out at least 8 games with a broken bone in his left shoulder suffered during Sunday's 29-10 loss to the Eagles, the Browns announced Monday. No surgery is required at this time, but he suffered a fractured..." September 13

  • RGIII May Not Play Sunday Against Ravens

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "New Browns quarterback Robert Griffin III can't seem to shake his old injury patterns. He suffered a shoulder sprain in Cleveland's season opener against the Eagles on Sunday and will require an MRI today. Now, Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer has suggested that the injury will..." September 12

  • Donald Trump Wants All NFL Protesters to Leave America

    Black Sports Online "Remember Donald Trump’s campaign slogan is “Make America Great Again”. That means he obviously thinks America isn’t that great at the moment, so it is quite ironic that he wants others who have problems with the country to leave, but not himself. “Well, I think it’s a lack of respect for our..." September 12

  • Robert Griffin ignores a call from his mom at his postgame press conference

    Fox Sports "It was a rough afternoon for Robert Griffin III in his debut with the Cleveland Browns, so much so that his mother called to check on him during his postgame press conference. Griffin completed just 12 of his 26 pass attempts for 190 yards and an interception during Cleveland's 29-10 loss to..." September 12

  • Hue Jackson’s second chance starts today

    Pro Football Talk "Twenty years ago, the old Browns fired a coach who in his second try would become one of the best coaches of all time. Now, the new Browns hope that the second try given to former Raiders coach Hue Jackson will bear only a fraction of the fruit that the Patriots have harvested with Bill Belichick..." September 11

  • Wentz has stellar debut as Eagles defeat Browns

    The Sports Xchange "PHILADELPHIA -- At least four times in his post-game press conference, Carson Wentz was asked if he was nervous as he played in his first NFL game. After all, he's a rookie from a small school who was playing in front of a crowd that was five times what he's used to. Also, he hardly played in the..." September 11