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  1. Another brutal season staggers to finish

    Pat McManamon

    A long Cleveland Browns season gets longer by the week, and may continue with the team's best defensive player sidelined after getting kneed in the hip. Joe Haden hobbled into the team's media room to say he was in a lot of pain after he was inadv...

    Blog | December 16, 2013
  2. Factors that hurt in the loss to the Bears

    Pat McManamon

    CLEVELAND -- Three factors played important roles in the Cleveland Browns 38-31 loss to Chicago on Sunday. And the first came with the flip of the coin before kickoff. The Browns won the toss, but instead of taking the ball they chose to defer. Th...

    Blog | December 15, 2013
  3. Defense again falters when it matters most

    Pat McManamon

    CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland Browns' defense talks a good game. The Browns can recite numbers with the best of them to show where they are ranked league-wide, and what they need to do to be ranked high if they're not. But there is also is this fa...

    Blog | December 15, 2013
  4. Rapid Reaction: Cleveland Browns

    Pat McManamon

    CLEVELAND -- A few thoughts on the Cleveland Browns' 38-31 loss to the Chicago Bears: What it means: The Browns' defense needs work. Players and coaches can point to numbers and stats and justify whatever they want, but against Chicago, the Browns...

    Blog | December 15, 2013
  5. Did Tom Brady outwit Browns' defense?

    Pat McManamon

    What did in the Cleveland Browns' defense at New England? Penalties and Tom Brady. That's what defensive coordinator Ray Horton said. Horton did his best not to complain about the officiating, but he did say that Brady audibled three times o...

    Blog | December 12, 2013
  6. Chudzinski: Officiating calls are no excuse

    Pat McManamon

    Cleveland Browns fans joined the loud chorus protesting the work of NFL officials after two less-than-questionable calls went against the Browns in Sunday's loss to the Patriots. But their coach refused to join the chorus. Rob Chudzinski said h...

    Blog | December 09, 2013
  7. Ex-referee says McFadden did not interfere

    Pat McManamon

    The flag that penalized Cleveland Browns defensive back Leon McFadden for pass interference late in the loss to New England should not have been thrown. That's the word from ESPN officiating expert Gerry Austin, a two-time Super Bowl referee. "...

    Blog | December 09, 2013
  8. The solution to NFL's officiating problem

    Mike Sando

    After Tom Brady's 2-yard scoring pass to Julian Edelman drew the New England Patriots within five points of the Cleveland Browns with 1:01 remaining Sunday, history still did not like their chances. Win-probability statistics culled from years of pla...

    Blog | December 09, 2013
  9. Browns' links: No clarity in kicking battle

    Jamison Hensley

    Here is what they're saying about the Cleveland Browns' 18-16 win over the Chicago Bears in the preseason finale: Third-string quarterback Brian Hoyer learned Thursday afternoon that he was starting for Jason Campbell, who had the flu, and led th...

    Blog | August 30, 2013
  10. Observation deck: Browns-Colts

    Jamison Hensley

    The Cleveland Browns offense delivered its worst output of the preseason just four days after Brandon Weeden was officially named the starting quarterback. In a 27-6 preseason loss at Indianapolis, the Browns failed to score on their six drives ag...

    Blog | August 24, 2013
  11. AFC North depth chart musings

    Jamison Hensley

    Three of the four AFC North teams released their "unofficial" depth charts because the Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns kick off their preseason Thursday. The Pittsburgh Steelers, who open their preseason Saturday, haven't pu...

    Blog | August 05, 2013
  12. ChatRewind: Update on Steelers injuries

    Jamison Hensley

    For a full transcript of this week's AFC North chat, you can click right here. For some highlights, just read on ... BALTIMORE RAVENS Sebastian (Baltimore): Do you think the Ravens will make the playoffs? Jamison Hensley (ESPN): While some w...

    Blog | August 03, 2013
  13. Eight in the Box: AFC North camp battles

    Jamison Hensley

    One key positional battle for each AFC North team as training camps get underway. Baltimore Ravens: No. 2 wide receiver. The Ravens are hoping Jacoby Jones steps up and wins this job. Baltimore named him the No. 2 receiver going into training camp...

    Blog | July 26, 2013
  14. Eight in the Box: AFC North camp issues

    Field Yates

    What are the three key camp issues facing each AFC North team? BALTIMORE RAVENS Offense: Wide receiver After trading Anquan Boldin due to salary-cap constraints, the Ravens opted not to invest in a veteran replacement. That leaves Torrey Smith...

    Blog | July 19, 2013
  15. Eight in the Box: Offseason regret

    Jamison Hensley

    A look at the one move each team in the AFC North needed to make but didn't: Baltimore Ravens: Sign a veteran wide receiver in free agency. The Ravens addressed all the losses from their Super Bowl team except one. Baltimore traded Anquan Boldin, ...

    Blog | July 12, 2013
  16. Eight in the Box: Secondary status check

    Matt Williamson

    How does each AFC North team look in the secondary, and what still needs to be done? Baltimore Ravens: I expect the Ravens' secondary, like the rest of their defense, to be vastly improved from a year ago. Of course I realize that nine-time Pro Bo...

    Blog | June 21, 2013