May 5, 2016

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NFL Draft 2016: Late-blooming QB and possible top pick Carson Wentz has plenty of supporters … and some doubters

Carson Wentz grew up in Bismarck, N.D. He was 5-foot-8, 120 pounds as a freshman in high school. He wasn’t recruited by Division I colleges. Meet the face of the new Los Angeles franchise. Maybe. Wentz joins California’s Jared Goff as the Rams’ possible choices with the No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft on Read More… Read More…

Domestic violence case against Manziel headed before Dallas grand jury

DALLAS — Dallas prosecutors say they will present the family violence case against troubled NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel to a grand jury this week. A spokeswoman for the Dallas County district attorney said the case will be presented Thursday, with a likely decision announced Monday. Manziel, a former Cleveland Browns quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner, Read More… Read More…

Scott Petrak: Don’t be afraid Browns, draft a quarterback

Browns fans are scarred. Hopefully not for life. When the vast majority of decisions made by your team backfire like an old car in desperate need of a tune-up, the psyche pays the price. You see ghosts. You stop thinking straight. You doubt undeniable truths. As the NFL Draft rapidly approaches, that’s the state of mind Read More… Read More…

Browns won’t have pick of QBs in NFL Draft after Rams trade up for No. 1 pick

The Browns won’t have their pick of quarterbacks in the NFL Draft in two weeks. That doesn’t mean they won’t get their top choice with the No. 2 selection. The Los Angeles Rams announced a blockbuster trade Thursday morning, acquiring the No. 1 pick by giving up a haul of draft picks to the Tennessee Read More…

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Titans trade No. 1 draft pick to Rams

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to trade the top overall pick in this month’s NFL draft to the Los Angeles Rams. The Titans announced the deal Thursday morning. Tennessee swaps the No. 1 pick to the Rams along with its picks in the fourth and sixth round to Los Angeles. The Rams Read More…

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Jim Ingraham: It’s time for the circus to leave Browns Town

At this point it’s only news if Josh Gordon PASSED a drug test. That he failed one, sort of failed one, tried to circumvent one, didn’t pass one? Please. Spare us. The last thing the Browns team, the Browns officials and, most of all, the Browns fans need at this point is another con job. Read More…

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Browns: Sashi Brown says Josh Gordon has ‘bright future’ but doesn’t promise return to team

Browns executive vice president of football operations Sashi Brown believes suspended receiver Josh Gordon still has a “bright future” despite another failed drug test, but made no promises the Browns would welcome him back if he’s permitted re-entry to the league. The NFL denied Gordon’s application for reinstatement Tuesday and he remains on the indefinite Read More…

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Report: Suspended Browns WR Josh Gordon fails another drug test

Josh Gordon’s return to the Browns has apparently hit a roadblock. One big enough to likely keep him on indefinite suspension and out of the NFL for another season. Gordon failed an NFL-administered drug test last month, Fox Sports’ Mike Garafolo reported Monday night. The report, citing sources, said a Gordon sample collected in early Read More…

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Browns to see Dansby twice this year: Released linebacker signed by Bengals

CINCINNATI — The Bengals have signed versatile linebacker Karlos Dansby from intrastate rival Cleveland, bringing in someone who can help them get through Vontaze Burfict’s suspension. The 34-year-old linebacker played for the Browns the last two seasons and led them in tackles. He also had a team-high three interceptions in 2015. The Bengals will miss Read More…

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Commentary: Browns’ best plan for finally winning is to tank, keep losing awhile longer

Let’s just throw it out there. Are the Browns tanking? That’s a loaded question, because it immediately gets us into philosophically murky waters. Although, there’s probably no more symbolic place to be for the Browns, who have been in over their heads since their return to the NFL in 1999. Now, however, with this year’s Read More…

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