June 28, 2016

Elyria
Partly sunny
69°F
 

Browns pick off a win against Dolphins

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – Take that, Miami. South Beach still has the warmth and the hot people, and the Heat still has LeBron James and a thumping of the Cavaliers last week. But Cleveland got a hard-fought Browns victory over the Dolphins on Sunday on a perfect 76-degree day. Cleveland 13, Miami 10. The Browns Read More…

Browns beat Miami 13-10

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – Phil Dawson’s 23-yard field goal with no time left gave the Browns a 13-10 win over Miami today. Dawson also made the winner last week against Carolina. The play of the game came with a minute left when linebacker David Bowens batted Chad Henne’s pass across the field, where dimeback Mike Read More…

Third-quarter update: Browns lead 10-3

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – The Browns went 94 yards in six plays for a touchdown to take a 10-3 lead over Miami into the fourth quarter. Jake Delhomme completed four passes in four attempts on the drive for 89 yards. Receiver Mohamed Massaquoi had catches of 37 and 33 yards, and tight end Benjamin Watson Read More…

Halftime update: Browns, Dolphins knotted at 3

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – In a first half played close to the vest, the Browns and Dolphins emerged at halftime tied at 3. Miami’s Dan Carpenter tied the game with a 60-yard field goal with two seconds left. The Dolphins reached the 29-yard line, went backward, then moved barely close enough for Carpenter to slip Read More…

First-quarter update: Browns, Dolphins scoreless

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – Browns defensive lineman Shaun Rogers’ 14th career blocked kick preserved a scoreless tie between Cleveland and Miami after a quarter today at Sun Life Stadium. The Dolphins moved to the 23-yard line on their first possession, but Dan Carpenter’s kick was blocked. The Dolphins were content with a field-goal try, running Read More…

Browns-Dolphins pregame update

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – The Browns caught a break today, as Dolphins Pro Bowl receiver Brandon Marshall was deactivated for today’s game. Kickoff is at 1 p.m. Marshall practiced on a limited basis during the week, but the hamstring wasn’t deemed ready. Davone Bess will start in his place. One of the beneficiaries of Marshall’s Read More…

Browns: Defensive stand required today

PLANTATION, Fla. — The Browns defense needs to make a stand. Sure tackling would be a good start. A stop in the final minutes would be a fine way to finish. The proper intensity from start to finish is a must. The defense hasn’t been awful lately — or throughout the season – but enough Read More…

Browns coach Eric Mangini confirms Delhomme to start, ‘satisfied’ with league’s response to officiating question

BEREA – Browns coach Eric Mangini formally named Jake Delhomme the starting quarterback for Sunday’s game in Miami. He will be making his second straight start after leading a 24-23 win over Carolina. Rookie Colt McCoy missed his second week of practice with a high left ankle sprain, and Mangini said he’d decide Saturday if Read More…

Crazy? Browns’ linebacker Matt Roth says no, but some might argue the point

The reason the Miami Dolphins waived outside linebacker Matt Roth last season remains shrouded in mystery. What he’s brought to the Browns is as obvious as his bulging biceps: toughness, stoutness against the run, a pass-rushing presence. And a little bit of crazy. “He’s a crazy man in the locker room, a crazy man on Read More…

Browns notes: Haden’s improved play getting noticed

BEREA – Browns cornerback Joe Haden’s case for a permanent starting job gets stronger by the day. He was named NFL defensive rookie of the month Thursday after totaling 15 tackles, seven passes defensed, three interceptions and a special teams tackle as the Browns went 2-2 in November. The three interceptions led NFL rookies, and Read More…