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Browns, Cardinals the betting favorites to land Antonio Brown, if he’s traded

The best thing about gambling is that you can gamble on pretty much anything. Case in point: Odds have been crafted for receiver Antonio Brown‘s team upon the passing of the trade deadline. Via, the Steelers remain the overwhelming favorite, at -2000. But if Brown were to be traded, the top two destinations are [more]

Browns hope to use pre-draft work on Sam Darnold to their advantage

The Browns had the first pick in this year’s draft and they used it on Baker Mayfield, but Mayfield wasn’t the only quarterback they scouted in the months leading up to draft day. Sam Darnold was also on the list and they will get another look at him this Thursday. This one will be a [more]

Hue Jackson vows to use Duke Johnson more

In the offseason, the Browns signed running back Duke Johnson to a three-year, $15.6 million contract extension that included $7.8 million guaranteed. They seemingly have forgotten about Johnson since the season started. He has only 11 touches for 35 yards in two games. “Obviously, he’s one of our better playmakers, and he’s got to touch [more]

Bill Belichick on Josh Gordon: We’ll just have to see how it goes

The Patriots announced their trade for wide receiver Josh Gordon on Monday and quarterback Tom Brady said that he hopes Gordon “can work hard, put the team first and end up helping us in any role he can find for himself on the team” in an interview later in the day. Patriots head coach Bill [more]

Hue Jackson claims he was aware of no injury to his former kicker

Former Browns kicker Zane Gonzalez was injured while playing on Sunday. Unless he wasn’t. In response to news that Gonzalez has been kicking with a groin injury that requires an MRI, coach Hue Jackson said, almost literally, that was news to him. “I knew nothing about an injury whatsoever so that was new to me,” [more]

Josh Gordon becomes the latest calculated risk for Bill Belichick

Having pelts on the wall makes it much easier for a coach who also controls personnel to roll the dice. And Patriots coach Bill Belichick has thrown the bones for now-former Browns receiver Josh Gordon. It could boom like Randy Moss. It could bust like Chad Johnson and Albert Haynesworth. But Belichick’s rings give him [more]

Browns sign Rod Streater

The Browns traded Josh Gordon to the Patriots on Monday in a move that netted them a 2019 fifth-round pick and opened a spot in their wide receiver group. In their official announcement of the trade, the Browns also announced who will be filling that opening. They’ve signed veteran wideout Rod Streater. Streater spent the [more]

Patriots cut Corey Coleman to create roster spot for Josh Gordon

After trading for a talented Browns wide receiver, the Patriots cut one the Browns drafted in the first round. According to Field Yates of ESPN, the Patriots created the roster spot for their Josh Gordon deal by releasing Corey Coleman. The Patriots picked Coleman off the scrap heap last week, so that part of it [more]

Report: Patriots send fifth-round pick for Josh Gordon

The Patriots and Browns have moved from close to agreeing on a trade sending wide receiver Josh Gordon to New England to reportedly agreeing on that trade. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Patriots will send a 2019 fifth-round pick to Cleveland in exchange for Gordon. The teams have also agreed that the Browns [more]

Johnny Manziel gets his CFL starting job back

Johnny Manziel is a starter in the Canadian Football League again. Montreal Alouettes head coach Mike Sherman announced today that Manziel will start on Friday night against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. The Alouettes are benching quarterback Antonio Pipkin, who started the last four games but threw four interceptions last week. Manziel had a four-interception game [more]

Report: Browns signing Greg Joseph as new kicker

The Browns worked out kickers on Monday and they’ve reportedly settled on one as the replacement for Zane Gonzalez. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Browns will sign Greg Joseph over other candidates that included Cairo Santos and Blair Walsh. Joseph has never kicked in a regular season game. He was in camp [more]

Browns working out kickers today, #asexpected

This week’s kicker caravan is already heading to Cleveland (though there are probably more stops). According to Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network, the Browns are working out kickers, with Blair Walsh and Cairo Santos among the applicants for a job that isn’t vacant yet. That list could includes others, but not former Cowboys kicker [more]

NFL sets new mark for early-season ties

Ty Webb may have had a lot of nice ties, but there’s no such thing as a nice tie in football. The NFL has had two not-so-nice outcomes in each of the first two weeks. It’s the first time since 1971 that the NFL opened a season with a tie in Week One and a [more]

Hue Jackson: We all love Josh Gordon, but we did what we felt we had to do

The Browns added another wing to their chamber of horrors in New Orleans on Sunday afternoon in a 21-18 loss that came less than 24 hours after the team announced that they will be parting ways with wide receiver Josh Gordon on Monday. After the game, several Browns players including quarterback Tyrod Taylor and wide [more]

Dan Bailey is waiting for the “right team”

Rarely is ever has a kicker been trending on Twitter without even attempting a kick. But with so many kickers missing kicks on Sunday and with former Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey available, his name has been near the top of the stack for the last few hours. So what’s next for Bailey? Per a source [more]

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