Browns to sign new kicker Greg Joseph per AP Source

By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the decision says the Cleveland Browns will sign free agent kicker Greg Joseph to replace Zane Gonzalez, who missed four attempts in Sunday’s loss at New Orleans. Joseph was picked over several other...
Josh Gordon misses Training Camp opening

Dez Bryant on Browns radar, unsure of Josh Gordon’s return timeline

Browns unsure of Gordon return, discuss signing Bryant By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer BEREA, Ohio (AP) — As they await clarity on Josh Gordon’s confusing situation, Browns general manager John Dorsey says the club has discussed signing former Dallas wide receiver Dez...
QBs Controversy and Winning

NFL QBs looking for a fast start to lock in Starter’s role

Handful of quarterbacks under pressure to produce quickly By TERESA M. WALKER, AP Pro Football Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The only question about Tom Brady as quarterback in New England is when Father Time finally wins before the five-time Super Bowl champ decides he’s...

Browns’ WR Josh Gordon to miss start of training camp

By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will miss the start of training camp to focus on his health. Gordon has been suspended numerous times by the NFL for drug violations. The league says Gordon has not been suspended again. The...
NFL QB Cody Kessler

Browns QB no more, Cody Kessler sacked sent to Jaguars

Castaway: Browns send QB Kessler to Jaguars for draft pick By TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — No longer part of the Browns’ plans, Cody Kessler got passed to a new team. Cleveland traded its former starting quarterback to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Monday,...
QB Drew Stanton signs with Browns

Browns get Free Agent QB Drew Stanton for two-years

By TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Browns have agreed to a two-year contact with free agent quarterback Drew Stanton. The team announced the pact on Sunday night. The Browns met last week with Stanton while they were in California scouting...
RB Carlos Hyde to the Browns

Browns expected to sign former Buckeye, free agent RB Carlos Hyde

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns quickly stuffed a hole in their backfield with Carlos Hyde. Cleveland reached a contract agreement with the free agent running back, who will replace Isaiah Crowell and give the Browns a bruising runner to complement Duke Johnson, a person familiar...
Browns Joe Thomas comeback still tbd

Browns tackle Joe Thomas retires after 11 seasons, end of an era

The Cleveland Browns enter a new era, one without tackle Joe Thomas, who is retiring after 11 seasons with the team CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Browns star left tackle Joe Thomas has retired after 11 seasons in the NFL, ending a career in which he exemplified durability,...

Browns star tackle Joe Thomas NFL future still in limbo as of 3/13

Update March 14th: Browns no longer awaiting decision from star tackle Joe Thomas, who announced his retirement By TOM WITHERS CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns star tackle Joe Thomas has not informed the team of his future plans as Cleveland prepares to sign free agents. Thomas has been...
Haley named Browns OC

Browns hand offense play-calling to former Steelers coordinator Haley

TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Hue Jackson wasn’t going to turn the Browns offense over to just anyone. Todd Haley met his high standards. After operating for two seasons as both Cleveland’s coach and offensive coordinator, Jackson hired Haley to take...