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Are you a Kaepernick or a Tebow? While We’re Waiting

Colin Kaepernick and Tim Tebow have found themselves on opposite ends of the political spectrum, but, uh, where exactly are they different again?

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Cavaliers

ESPN, Steph Curry, LeBron James and the over-covered athlete

Just because Steph Curry is a nemesis to the rest of the league doesn’t mean ESPN shouldn’t give players like him and LeBron James all the coverage they can.

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Cavs Big Win, Tebow Back and Patent Trolls: While We’re Waiting…

Happy Monday, you guys. How good does it feel to have playoff basketball back in the city of Cleveland? The last four years, all we’ve had to cling to at this time of year was the potential for temperatures in the 60s. Now, we get those sweet spring days but now with more championship potential.

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Headlines

Browns look to avoid “Tebow situation” with Johnny Manziel at rookie mini-camp

The Cleveland Browns are going to do everything they can to control the narrative of their football team, it seems. They have decided to be ultra protective with their high profile rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel, apparently barring national media from rookie mini-camp. Wow, the Browns told me the national media is barred from their rookie

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Browns

We need controversial shows like “Friday Night Tykes”

The Esquire Network—recently launched in September 2013 as a multimedia arm of the national men’s literary magazine of identical namesake—has a new show coming out that caught my attention. The show is called “Friday Night Tykes” and it is a new reality show that is giving viewers an inside look at what is likely the

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Browns

Joe Banner, the 3-4 versus the 4-3 and agent Jimmy Sexton

One of the scariest things for Browns fans in the transition from Mike Holmgren to Joe Banner was Banner’s decision to switch defenses. It isn’t that Cleveland Browns fans have that much of a preference, other than they have a preference against switching schemes all the time. You know, continuity and all that? The Browns

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Podcast

NFL News – Nate Ulrich on Tebow coverage, Browns position battles, Josh Gordon suspension, contract extensions and more – WFNY Podcast – 2013-06-14

Always good to catch up with the Browns observations with Nate Ulrich from the Akron Beacon Journal. Here’s all that we discussed. How good do you feel not having to talk Tebow? Bill Belichick out to prove he doesn’t have to talk about anything. Gregg Popovich and how he just defies everyone to do what

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Browns

You talk Tim Tebow and I’ll talk Charlie Frye

While I think as Browns fans we all appreciated Tim Tebow stepping up and beating the Steelers1 in the playoffs for the Denver Broncos, the continued, unending talk about him is pure silliness. Of course my own decision to talk about Tim Tebow is ironic given the first sentence, but I’ve embraced the catch-22. Despite

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General

While We’re Waiting… Looking for Cavaliers role players

“While We’re Waiting” serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com. Great article over at FTS about the specific kind of role player that the Cavaliers need: “This brings up an intriguing question in my

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Headlines

NFL Rumors: Browns listed as one of six possible landing spots for Tim Tebow

The Cleveland Browns are considered to be one of the few landing spots for quarterback Tim Tebow. NFL.com’s Mark Sessler believes that Tebow, recently cut by the New York Jets in the wake of their selection of West Virginia’s Geno Smith this past weekend, believes that Rob Chudzinski‘s offense would make sense for the versatile

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Bovada Lists Cleveland among most likely landing spots for Tim Tebow

Gambling site Bovada lists the Cleveland Browns as the fifth-most likely landing spot for the recently replaced Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow, given 12/1 odds. Following the news surrounding Peyton Manning heading to Mile High, the displaced Tim Tebow becomes the subsequent storyline following his playoff run with the Broncos.  The Browns slot behind the Jacksonville

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Headlines

Playoff Wins Worth $250k to Tim Tebow

ProFootballTalk tells us by way of Adam Schefter that Tim Tebow is making $250,000 per playoff win.  Tebow gashed the Pittsburgh Steelers last night in Denver for 316 yards including a game-winning strike for 80 yards to Demaryius Thomas. There was no report on what victories for the Broncos over the Steelers are worth to

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Browns

Tebow, Demaryius, & Dirk: Cleveland Heroes

Its January. The first weekend of NFL Playoff football is upon us. The weather is cold (well, seasonably warm here in Cleveland, but you catch my drift). There is excitement in the air in those cities where the teams have qualified to play in the postseason. The problem here in Cleveland is that once again, another January

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Browns

Joe Haden Rookie Highlights

In honor of the fact that Joe Haden was selected as a finalist for Rookie of the Year, I thought I would hunt down some of the season highlights to send us off into the weekend with happy thoughts.  Haden is far from a finished product, but he is also far from “too slow” as

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Browns

NFL Draft: Quarterbacks

When Derek Anderson was released many thought that Brady Quinn was certain to get his chance to be ‘the guy’. Mike Holmgren had other ideas. Cleveland’s depth chart at QB is dramatically different today than this time last year. With the signing of Jake Delhomme, the Browns essentially were making a statement. That statement- we’re

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While We’re Waiting… Plight of Perez, Cleveland Villains, and Even More Tebow

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com An ode to Rafy: “I’ve never felt the angst that others do about Raffy. This is one instance where I don’t feel “Why us?!?”

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Browns

Browns Create Mystery While Still Communicating

Nobody truly knows what the Browns will do with the number seven pick on draft day.  Even the Browns don’t know what they are going to do because they don’t know what will happen in front of them or what opportunities will present themselves.  Still, they have managed to create mystery and intrigue for Browns

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While We’re Waiting… Shapiro’s Moves, McNabb’s Impact and Top NBA Free Agents

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com The case for Shapiro: “Naturally talent evaluators are going to have hits and misses. [Mark] Shapiro certainly had those. However, to say that Shapiro

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Browns

Could the Three-Day NFL Draft Benefit the Browns?

(Ed. Note: This article was written prior to the trade with the Eagles occured this morning. The Browns traded away two draft picks. This article has been updated to reflect this.) In years past, there would be little time between the last pick in the first round and the first selection in the second round. 

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While We’re Waiting… Summer 2010, Brantley’s Ankle and NFL Free Agency

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com Henry Thomas joins CAA just in time: “Simply put, the top three NBA free agents are all under the same representation umbrella — an

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