Browns

Should Josh McDaniels be the bettors choice for the next Browns head coach?

Josh McDaniels is viewed by oddsmakers to be the favorite to be named the next head coach of the Browns, but is that the wisest decision?

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Browns, WWW

Drafting the 2019 Cleveland Browns head coach: While We’re Waiting…

Jacob Rosen and friends have done a Thanksgiving draft to guess the next season’s Week 1 starting quarterback each year. But, it’s Baker Mayfield. So, they turned their attention to the potential head coaches for the Cleveland Browns.

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Browns, General

If the Browns fire Hue Jackson, here are the best head coaching options

Although Hue Jackson has been promised 2018, it’s worth looking at the NFL head coaching options should things change

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Browns

Browns coaching selection game: Conspiracy, Snark, or Rational?

Welcome ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, to the annual January game show of Guess the next Browns coach. We apologize the 2015 version was canceled as we had some technical difficulties, but we do hope you enjoyed the Shanahan Slide Show followed by Extreme Offensive Staff Remodel in its place. Jimmy Haslam’s tenure 2013:

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Headlines

Brian Billick thinks the Cleveland Browns should keep Mike Pettine

Stop the insanity! Brian Billick says Browns should keep Mike Pettine.

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General

The Lakefront Pipeline

Who knew that a tiny Division III Jesuit school nestled in Cleveland, Ohio’s east side would become one of the NFL’s most prized factories of coaches and general managers? Well—everyone who was fortunate enough to witness it all unfold. On an early August evening in 1995, the John Carroll University football team gathered at the

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Browns

Despite concerns with Browns front office, I’m feeling patient during coach search

Despite my feelings about the Cleveland Browns, which I laid out yesterday, I can be objective about the team’s head coaching search. The Browns have a tough job conducting this search because they destroyed an untold amount of their credibility with fans and around the league by firing a coach after just one season. When I read Jimmy

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Browns

Which is more important for the Browns, the right coach or quarterback?

On Tuesday the list of candidates for Cleveland’s vacant head coaching position got a little smaller. Arizona’s Todd Bowles reportedly told the Browns to remove him from their list, and former Green Bay quarterback coach Bob McAdoo took the offensive coordinator position with the New York Giants. Earlier in the week it was Ken Whisenhunt

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Multimedia, Podcast

Comparing national and local perspective of the Cavs and Browns – Cleveland Scene’s Sam Allard and Andrew Zelman – WFNY Podcast – 2013-01-13

Today I wanted to talk about the national and local perspective of the Cavs and the Browns. It feels so paranoid, angry and negative locally, but that also can sometimes feel accurate. In various cases, that perspective is backed up nationally. So what’s the right perspective? I talked to Cleveland Scene’s new owner Andrew Zelman

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Browns

The Dude, Michael, and Joey…who loved bowling

The Big Lebowski is one of the greatest movies of all time. Sometimes when life has you down, all you can do is try to laugh about it. With the Browns coaching search seemingly devolving into chaos once again, I thought it might be fun to intertwine some of my favorite quotes from the movie

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Headlines

Dueling reports on Browns interest in Oklahoma’s Stoops

As we have seen in years past, the NFL offseason is typically a time where national media folks kindly ask the local contingent to step aside while they handle all of the latest and greatest on various hirings and firings. Last season, as the Browns were hot after Oregon’s Chip Kelly, it was NFL.com and

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Headlines

Todd Bowles succeeded Ray Horton in Arizona, interviews with Cleveland Friday

The Cleveland Browns are starting to put their interviews together and Jason LaCanfora reports that the Browns are set to interview Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles on Friday. Not only does Bowles qualify the Browns for the Rooney rule, but he might also lend some insight into what it takes to coach a team

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Headlines

Browns have interest in Auburn’s Malzahn, Vanderbilt’s Franklin; could hire Schwartz as DC

CBS Sports insider Jason La Canfora has been a busy man today. He reports this evening that the Browns have interest surrounding two college head coaches in Auburn’s Gus Malzahn and Vanderbilt’s James Franklin. Malzahn’s Tigers are playing in the title game next week in his first season as head coach at Auburn. The 48-year-old

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Headlines

Browns given permission to interview Josh McDaniels

Per source, the Patriots have granted the Browns permission to interview offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) December 31, 2013 Fans can now add Josh McDaniels to the list of men allegeldy brave enough to take the job of head coach of the Cleveland Browns. Per Albert Breer of the NFL Network, the

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Podcast

Scott Raab talks about Rob Chudzinski being fired and Andrew Bynum – WFNY Podcast – 2013-12-30

Scott Raab couldn’t be finished with the WFNY Podcast for 2013 after what happened over the weekend, so we decided to do one more in 2013. We touched on all of the obvious topics including… Scott Raab talking about the Browns Dumpster fire’s use in the mainstream Joe Banner and the ego that goes with

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Browns

Browns’ exhaustive coaching search is refreshing

It came out this morning that the Browns’ brass interviewed former Arizona Cardinals coach (and former Pittsburgh coordinator) Ken Whisenhunt. This, on the heels of their interview with Ray Horton and news of their forthcoming interview with Chip Kelly. Those are just the names of candidates that we know of since Joe Banner and Jimmy

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Headlines

Schefter: McDaniels will not interview for head coaching jobs

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, New England’s Josh McDaniels will not be interviewing for head coaching vacancies. Though he’d like to be an HC again one day, Pats OC Josh McDaniels notified teams Monday he will remain in NE, not interview for HC jobs now — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 31, 2012 McDaniels had been

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Headlines

Grossi: Josh McDaniels and Mike Lombardi likely to become Joe Banner’s puppets

Fresh off of their soul-crushing loss to the Washington Redskins, it appears that the inevitable shake-up of the Cleveland Browns front office and coaching staff is starting to take more shape. From ESPN Cleveland’s Tony Grossi: It is commonly believed that GM Tom Heckert and coach Pat Shurmur will not be back. Heckert, my sources

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Browns

Browns Begin Work on Assembling New Coaching Staff

As the Ravens and Steelers prepare to play for the right to head to yet another AFC Championship game, the Browns organization is searching to replace yet another coaching staff.  The Browns introduced their head man yesterday but the process of filling out the rest of the staff, including the all-important positions of offensive and

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Browns

Could Denver Coaching Change Have Cleveland Implications?

The Broncos jettisoned head coach Josh McDaniels on Monday, and speculation is underway as to who might replace him in the Mile High city. Browns fans have to be concerned this off-season about losing defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. Ryan has been showered with praise for his work in confusing some of the best Quarterbacks in

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