Browns

Kizer Rolls: Cleveland Browns Preseason Week 1 Winners and Losers

It would appear football season is upon us. I’ve been dragging my feet through much of the summer, immersing myself in Cavalier news and Indians games, ignoring much in the way of training camp and fantasy season preparation. Outside of injuries, I’ve always felt that training camps are simply ephemeral spurts of action that rarely

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Browns, Headlines

Browns fall to Bears 21-7 in final preseason game

The Browns are finally done with the preseason, falling to the Chicago Bears 21-7 on Thursday at First Energy Stadium. The loss makes the Browns final preseason record 0-4. The Browns were led through the air by quarterback Josh McCown, who completed 8 of 15 for 73 yards and an interception. On the ground, running back

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Browns, Headlines

RG3 makes big plays, but Browns lose to Falcons 24-13

The Cleveland Browns took the field at First Energy Stadium for the team’s second preseason game and first home game of the season, losing to the Falcons, 24-13. Quarterback Robert Griffin III, completing 6 of 8 for 96 yards and two touchdowns, led the Browns through the air. On the ground, the Browns were also

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Browns

Cleveland Browns Winners and Losers: Preseason Week 1

Are you ready for some football? If you watched the Cleveland Browns take to the field for the first time in the 2016 preseason, you may have been wondering if some of the guys in uniform were in fact ready. The good news is it’s preseason, and while the tickets are overpriced and the quality

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Browns

Browns Beat Buccaneers 31-7 in “Dress Rehearsal” Preseason Game

The Cleveland Browns played by far their best game of the preseason with an impressive performance in Tampa Bay against the Buccaneers.

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WWW

Meaningless dress rehearsals and sports behaving badly, While We’re Waiting…

Happy Tuesday, WFNY! And welcome to “Dress Rehearsal” week! This is the week where we supposedly find out what our teams are really going to be like this season. I don’t know how true that really is. I wonder if anyone has ever done a study on correlation between dress rehearsal success and regular season

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Headlines

Notes from Day 1 of Browns’ joint practices with Bills

Over the weekend, linebacker Karlos Dansby promised “fireworks” at joint practice sessions between the Cleveland Browns and Buffalo Bills this week. According to reports, at least one scuffle erupted between the two teams, but, otherwise, things were relatively calm in New York on Monday. The fight that broke out occurred during an 11-on-11 drill between the Browns’

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Headlines

LeBron and Kyrie to sit out tonight’s preseason game

Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt announced that LeBron James will sit out tonight’s preseason game versus the Milwaukee Bucks. James will sit out tonight to rest, but he will play the preseason game tomorrow in Cincinnati versus the Indiana Pacers. He is resting because of the back-to-back games and not because of an injury. Shawn

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Browns

Through all the offensive woes, the Browns defense stands strong

Johnny Manziel versus Brian Hoyer. This battle has been the talk of Cleveland and the focus of national media—”Johnny Manziel and the Browns!” Seemingly every Browns-related story has been about the quarterback competition or the offensive woes that find the team struggling to find the end zone. But through all of these other story lines, the Browns defense

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Headlines

Browns lose to Redskins 24-23

The much anticipated Monday Night Football game was not a fun one to watch as the Browns lost to the Washington Redskins 24-23. The main focus by most fans was on the quarterback competition between Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel, but they did not see much from either quarterback. Both QBs were underwhelming and played like

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Browns

Cleveland Browns Position Battles: Where Things Stand

As we head into the final three days of training camp for the Browns, the position battles have progressed quite a bit. The team has played in one preseason game versus the Detroit Lions and are preparing for their second game on Monday against RG3 and the Washington Redskins. The biggest battle this preseason continues to

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Headlines

Hoyer to start second preseason game

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network and later confirmed by the Browns, Brian Hoyer will reportedly make the start on Monday versus the Washington Redskins. The #Browns plan to start Brian Hoyer at QB this week against the #Redskins on Aug. 18 in preseason game No. 2, I’m told. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August

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Browns

Grading Manziel vs. Hoyer: Still Too Close to Call

The Cleveland Browns finally had their chance to play someone other than their fellow teammates. What many fans are watching, however, is the battle within the team as Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer both look to claim the team’s starting quarterback role. On Saturday, both quarterbacks played about a quarter-and-a-half—or three-to-four offensive drives. Each player had his

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Browns

NFL Preseason: Colts 27 Browns 6

The Browns dropped to 2-1 on the preseason with an uninspiring 27-6 loss in Indianapolis on Saturday night. As fun as the Browns starters were to watch during the team’s first two preseason games, Saturday night in Indianapolis was just the opposite. Through two and a half quarters Andrew Luck and the Colts outplayed the

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Browns

What We’re Watching: Browns at Packers

Well, here we are: The Dress Rehearsal. The Browns head to historic Lambeau Field to take on a team that was 15-1 just one season ago. As the Browns continue through their four-week journey of stadiums which will be empty by the third quarter, we here at WFNY will shed some light on the one

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Browns

What We’re Watching: Browns at Lions

Preseason football is upon us! As the Browns head through their four-week journey of stadiums which will be empty by the third quarter, we here at WFNY will shed some light on the one thing we will each respectively be looking for from the otherwise meaningless contest. Naturally, having all player escape without injury is

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Headlines

NFL News: Browns Release First Depth Chart

The Browns released their depth chart for the first preseason game against the Detroit Lions- Offense POS First Second Third Other WR1 Greg Little Josh Gordon Joshua Cribbs Owen Spencer Carlton Mitchell Jermaine Saffold LT Joe Thomas Oniel Cousins Jeff Shugarts LG Jason Pinkston Jarrod Shaw Matt Cleveland C Alex Mack John Greco Garth Gerhart

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Cavaliers

Cavaliers Finding Value In Youth This Preseason

Don’t look now, but the Cleveland Cavaliers are actually playing some decent basketball this offseason. Sure, they have their ups and downs. There are times when the transition defense looks pretty bad, and the Cavs’ interior defense is going to be a big time problem this season. And yeah, they are turning the ball over

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Browns

The Post Where I Congratulate Eric Mangini

How about that first drive on Saturday? The Browns, led by Jake Delhomme just marched right down the field. Two 17 yard passes to open the series- the first to Moore and the second to Massaquoi. After a decent Harrison run Delhomme found Evan Moore again for another first down. Four plays and three first

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Browns

Talking Browns With The Cleveland Sports Blog Network

All this week Craig and I have been taking part in a round table discussion about the Browns over at Cleveland.com. We were joined by Don and Aaron from No Logo Needed, Dave Kolonich from Cleveland Reboot and Pete Pattakos from Cleveland Frowns. Thanks to Dan Labbe for setting up the forum. We covered a

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