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Myles Garrett trolls Ben Roethlisberger in hilarious video

Browns defensive end Myles Garrett still is hunting Ben Roethlisberger, whom he didn’t face his rookie season after saying he couldn’t wait to meet the Steelers quarterback and “chop him down.” Garrett is trolling Roethlisberger again in a hilarious video produced by the Browns. The video, which was posted on social media Thursday by the [more]

Ben McAdoo rated Baker Mayfield sixth among 2018 quarterback prospects

Ben McAdoo interviewed for the Browns offensive coordinator vacancy in January. If the former Giants head coach had gotten the job, would the Browns still have drafted Baker Mayfield No. 1 overall? McAdoo told the New York Post he had Mayfield ranked sixth among the 2018 quarterback prospects. (Two questions: 1. Is there anybody in [more]

Browns think Emmanuel Ogbah can “really stand out” this season

The Browns opted to take cornerback Denzel Ward over defensive end Bradley Chubb with the No. 4 overall pick in this year’s draft in a decision that defensive coordinator Gregg Williams jokingly explained by saying Chubb doesn’t cover “the deep ball well enough as a press corner.” Williams also noted that “I have an Ogbah” [more]

Sports betting bill emerges in Ohio

A state at the epicenter of the country’s political divide has managed to fashion a bipartisan bill regarding the phenomenon that literally is sweeping the nation, albeit slowly: Sports betting. As explained by Laura Hancock of Cleveland.com, a pair of Ohio senators (one a Republican, one a Democrat) introduced on Tuesday a bill that would [more]

Kellen Winslow II faces additional charge of raping unconscious teenager in 2003

Kellen Winslow II faces a new charge in San Diego, accused of raping an unconscious 17-year-old girl in 2003, USA Today reports. The former NFL tight end, now 34, was arraigned on the additional charge Thursday. “When there is a rape that occurs and the victim is under the age of 18 years old, there [more]

Judge rules there is sufficient evidence for Kellen Winslow II to stand trial

A preliminary hearing regarding rape and kidnapping charges against former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II wrapped up in San Diego Thursday with a judge ruling there is sufficient evidence for the case to move forward to trial. USA Today reports Judge Harry M. Elias threw out two burglary charges, but ruled that Winslow will [more]

Browns tryout defensive back Jordan Holland

The Cleveland Browns worked out defensive back Jordan Holland on Wednesday, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. Holland is the son of San Francisco 49ers outside linebackers coach and run game specialist Johnny Holland, who coached linebacker for the Browns in 2016 under Hue Jackson. Holland played college football at Prairie View A&M [more]

Hue Jackson Foundation-funded facility for human trafficking victims set to open

Browns coach Hue Jackson raised $30,000 for his foundation when he jumped into Lake Erie and that money has gone toward the construction of a facility to help victims of human trafficking in Ohio. The Hue Jackson Respite Services for Recovered Survivors of Human Trafficking will be housed at the Salvation Army’s Harbor Light Complex in [more]

UFC legend Chuck Liddell visits Browns, tells them to “break the guy in front of you”

A hall of fame mixed martial arts fighter visited the Browns during their offseason work. Chuck Liddell, the former UFC light heavyweight champion, talked to the Browns at their facility about the competitive mindset of a champion fighter. “If they take one lesson out of this, they need to break the guy in front of [more]

Browns put Donald Stephenson on reserve/retired list

The Browns signed Donald Stephenson as a free agent this offseason, hoping for some veteran depth. But after realizing they wouldn’t have him for at least two games, now they won’t have him at all. The Browns announced Friday that Stephenson had been placed on the reserve/retired list. He didn’t show up for minicamp after [more]

Cameron Brate has a Hard Knocks hack

Buccaneers tight end Cameron Brate went to Harvard. Which means he’s smart. Which means he figured out a way to get his wish to not be featured last year on Hard Knocks. “I figured out if you wave [at the cameras], they won’t put that on, ever,” Brate recently told SiriusXM NFL Radio, via JoeBucsFan.com. [more]

Jarvis Landry: Josh Gordon can be “unstoppable”

Five years ago, the NFL got a glimpse of what Browns receiver Josh Gordon can do. This spring, so did new Browns receiver Jarvis Landry. “The size that he has and his ability to be able to get in and out of cuts, I think that’s one of the most impressive things I’ve recognized and [more]

Jarvis Landry: Tyrod Taylor looked “amazing” this offseason

Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry said in June that the quarterback play in Cleveland is “a lot better than what I had in Miami” and he continues to be bullish about the guys who will be throwing him the ball this season. Landry had positive things to say about both Tyrod Taylor and first overall [more]

Offsets re-emerge as a top-10 contract issue

Of the 15 unsigned rookies, seven were taken in the top 10. And it’s an old top-10 contract issue that is contributing to the delay. Per a league source, the effort to remove offset language from the fully-guaranteed contracts given to the players taken at the very top of the draft has become a factor [more]

Fifteen draft picks remain unsigned, including seven of top 10

With Calvin Ridley signing his four-year deal with the Falcons, 15 drafted players remain unsigned. Eleven of those are first-round choices, including the top four overall picks. In fact, only three of the top-10 picks have signed. The 49ers, Browns and Giants all have two players left to get under contract. 49ers OT Mike McGlinchey [more]

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