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2017 Browns Season Position Preview: Offensive Line

The Cleveland Browns offensive line underwent a major upgrade this offseason with the additions of J.C. Tretter and Kevin Zeitler. WFNY previews the Browns offensive line unit going into the 2017 NFL season.

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Cleveland Browns 2016 season position review: Offensive Line

The 2016 Cleveland Browns had an injury-filled year on the offensive line, so there are lots of players to discuss in the review. WFNY’s Joe Gilbert breaks them down.

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2016 Browns Preview: Offensive Line

The Cleveland Browns’ offensive line is in a huge flux after losing last season’s starting center Alex Mack and starting right tackle Mitchell Schwartz in free agency. The unit is still led by perennial All-Pro Joe Thomas, but a couple of the line positions are still major question marks going into the 2016 season. Currently, the

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Where the Browns stand: Offensive Line

The Cleveland Browns offensive line had two Pro Bowlers this year, but the unit struggled overall. A look at how Joe Thomas and the gang fared this season.

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PFF (somehow) rates Browns OL second best in NFL thus far

Where numbers and eyeballs disagree.

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Browns Film Room: The bad, worse, and worst of the Browns 24-6 loss to the Rams

The Cleveland Browns lost their second-straight game Sunday, losing to the St. Louis Rams, 24-6. Not much went well for the 2-5 Browns in the Gateway City. The offense struggled to score and hold onto the ball, while the defense continued its struggle against the run. It was one of the team’s worst performances of the

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Browns Film Room: What is wrong with the Browns running game?

Missed blocks + missed holes ≠ touchdowns

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PFF ranks Joe Thomas, Joel Bitonio, and Alex Mack among NFL best OL

Pro Football Focus (PFF) has become one of the more trusted sources of advanced analytical information about the NFL over the past several seasons. In the preseason tradition of releasing rankings and expectations for NFL teams and players, PFF has began releasing their top 10 player rankings at each position. Fans of the Cleveland Browns

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2015 Browns Position Previews: Offensive Line

Training camp has begun with the 2015 Cleveland Browns taking the field in Berea. It is a great time for football fans with excitement for the season building each day. Over the last many weeks, I have examined many of the Browns position groups. I previewed every group on the defense and looked at the

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Observations of the Offensive Linemen and Tight Ends at the NFL Scouting Combine

The 2015 NFL Scouting Combine has been under way for a couple days with press conferences, interviews, and measurements. Friday, however, marked the first day for the on-field drills. Some of the on-field work includes the 40-yard dash, the vertical jump, the broad jump, and the individual position drills. The first positions on the field in

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WFNY’s 2014 Cleveland Browns Position Review: The Offensive Line

Over the last couple weeks, I have been reviewing and discussing the performance of the 2014 Cleveland Browns position by position. It was a tough season for the Cleveland Browns, falling in five straight games to end the season at 7-9. The team showed some glimpses of promise and some other areas of concern. So

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Cleveland Browns Week 7 Film Room

Because you haven’t seen enough of the Browns getting it handed to them by a winless Jaguars team.

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Week 5 Film Room: The Offense

Kyle Shanahan is Love, Kyle Shanahan is Life. This is what I continue telling people who do not understand how a Brian Hoyer-led offense with Miles Austin and two sub-5-foot-10 receivers can be so successful. The NFL is frequently called a “passing league” by fans and analysts. And, they are not wrong. The pass-to-run ratio

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WFNY’s State of the Browns: Offensive Linemen

The offensive line is the backbone of the offense in the NFL. They are in charge of keeping the quarterback upright and making holes in the run game. If you look at the top offenses like the Philadelphia Eagles and Denver Broncos, the offensive line is a strength of the team. The Browns have two

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Offensive Line gives Cleveland reason for optimism in 2012

If the Browns are to turn things around next season- and that’s a big if– a number of improvements have to be made on the offensive side of the ball and it starts on the line. The good news, if you are a Browns fan, is that there appears to be reason for optimism. We

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Making sense of the Browns’ offensive line decisions

Earlier this week I wrote about how the Browns needed to address the offensive line in free agency. This is not exactly what I had in mind. If you aren’t familiar with twitter’s format, those would be consecutive tweets that the Browns (PR department) sent out to their followers. The point of putting the tweets

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Cleveland Browns Film Room: Week 6 Field Goal Protection

Each week this season, we’ll take a seat in our very own WFNY Browns film room and break down a little tape from the previous week.  Do enjoy. I spent some time going over all 4 of the Browns’ field goal attempts from last Sunday. You probably don’t need reminded that 2 of these kicks

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Browns Continue to Struggle to Solidify Right O-Line

Welcome back Billy Yates.  Last night the Browns waived one of their many linebackers, Titus Brown, and we had to wait until this morning to find out the corresponding roster move.  The Browns brought back offensive guard Billy Yates just a couple days after he was let go on the same day as David Veikune.

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Browns’ Lauvao Bests Lions’ Suh: Mangini Asks League For Discipline

I went back and watched with great interest the match-up between Browns rookie right guard Shawn Lauvao and Detroit rookie Ndamukong Suh. Suh was the second pick in the draft, but widely considered to be the top player available. Lauvao was making his second preseason start, and looked pretty decent in his first effort against

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Cleveland Browns Depth Chart News: The Turnstile Still a Starter

It’s not too late. Before pushing the big Orange and Brown panic button, fans should remember of course that this is merely the first preseason game. A lot can still happen. But as of right now, John “The Turnstile” St. Clair is still your starting right tackle. Last year I sat down to watch the

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