Wednesday , 17 September 2014

Cleveland Browns

Browns notebook: Josh Gordon pleads guilty to DWI before scheduled court date

Suspended Browns All-Pro wide receiver Josh Gordon pleaded guilty Tuesday to driving while impaired July 5 in Raleigh, N.C. Attorney Trey Fitzhugh said he entered the plea at the Wake County Justice Center, and Gordon was found guilty. Gordon received a 60-day suspended jail sentence and 12 months unsupervised probation. He was issued $390 in fines and court costs. His ... Read More »

Browns All-Pro WR Josh Gordon pleads guilty to DWI in North Carolina

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Suspended Browns All-Pro wide receiver Josh Gordon pleaded guilty Tuesday to driving while impaired July 5 in Raleigh, N.C., the Wake County Clerk of Court’s office confirmed for the Beacon Journal. Attorney Trey Fitzhugh said he entered the plea at the Wake County Justice Center, and Gordon was found guilty. Gordon received a 60-day suspended jail sentence and 12 months ... Read More »

Here’s what coach Mike Pettine is saying about the Browns today

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Browns coach Mike Pettine met with reporters Monday to discuss his team’s 26-24 upset win over the New Orleans Saints. Below is a transcript provided by the team. Opening Statement: “(I’m) just extremely proud of the performance. The outcome was just a result – I talked about it yesterday – of just all the work that’s gone in. I think ... Read More »

Browns notebook: Sack by Dansby sets stage for game-winning drive

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CLEVELAND: The Browns’ 26-24 win over the New Orleans Saints will be remembered for the final drive led by quarterback Brian Hoyer and the game-winning field goal kicked by Billy Cundiff. But without Karlos Dansby’s sack to force a Saints punt, those things probably never would have happened. The Saints had driven 52 yards and had chewed up more than ... Read More »

Browns report: Special teams earn redemption with game-winning field goal

CLEVELAND: A field goal attempt that clanged off an upright and a botched snap on an extra point led up to Billy Cundiff’s game-winning field goal. It hadn’t been a particularly impressive day for the Browns’ special teams unit, but it will be remembered as a great one. Long snapper Christian Yount, punter/holder Spencer Lanning and Cundiff tossed their early-game ... Read More »

Marla Ridenour: University of Akron bid for Browns training camp could have implications for Zips’ soccer program

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The University of Akron’s proposal to host Browns training camp filled a three-ring binder and included more than 30 letters of support from politicians and local business leaders. But if the Browns elect to move from their Berea headquarters in 2015 and choose UA, school officials might be forced to confront a contentious question. Are they willing to trade the ... Read More »

Browns rookie running backs Isaiah Crowell, Terrance West eager to deliver powerful one-two punch against Saints

BEREA: Isaiah Crowell missed about 70 text messages and 20 phone calls after he and fellow Browns rookie running back Terrance West punished the Pittsburgh Steelers in the second half of the season opener last weekend. He hasn’t had time to reply to all of his friends and family yet. “Everybody is pumped up about the opportunity and what I’ve ... Read More »

Browns notebook: Johnny Manziel staying in his lane as backup quarterback, learning from LeBron James away from field

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BEREA: Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel is accepting his role as a backup on the field and receiving guidance from LeBron James off it. Manziel felt a bit “antsy” watching the Browns’ 30-27 season-opening loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers from the sideline this past weekend at Heinz Field, but he’s well aware of his job description as starter Brian Hoyer’s ... Read More »

Browns All-Pro Josh Gordon would have suspension cut to 10 games under approved policy

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Browns All-Pro wide receiver Josh Gordon is expected to have his season-long suspension reduced to 10 games under a new substance-abuse policy the NFL and NFL Players Association are finalizing, a league source confirmed Friday evening for the Beacon Journal. Cleveland.com first reported Gordon would be docked 10 games Friday evening. NFL Network and ESPN also confirmed the report. The ... Read More »