September 2, 2015

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Browns draft OL Mitchell Schwartz in 2nd round, take DT in 3rd round

BEREA – The Browns addressed another offensive need tonight, taking California tackle Mitchell Schwartz with their second-round pick, No. 37 overall. They traded the No. 67 pick to Denver for Nos. 87 and 120, then took University of Cincinnati defensive tackle John Hughes with the 87th pick. Schwartz is expected to start at right tackle Read More…

(Updated) Browns haven’t decided if they’ll trade QB Colt McCoy

BEREA — The Browns have yet to decide if they will try to trade quarterback Colt McCoy. “We haven’t done anything about anything,” coach Pat Shurmur said this evening before the second-round pick. “We haven’t made any phone calls.” The Browns took quarterback Brandon Weeden, 28, with the No. 22 pick, and general manager Tom Read More…

Trent Richardson, Brandon Weeden thrilled to be in Cleveland

Day 2 of the NFL Draft begins tonight at 7 with the second and third rounds. The Browns hold the No. 37 overall pick – fifth in the second round – and No. 67. BEREA – The promise of a brighter future arrived in Northeast Ohio this afternoon. Running back Trent Richardson, the No. 3 Read More…

Getting Trent Richardson instantly lifts Browns

Alabama running back Trent Richardson is the right player at the right position at the right time for the Browns. Simply put, Cleveland made a terrific move Thursday in trading up to select Richardson with the third overall pick in the NFL Draft. The 5-foot-9¼, 228-pounder gives the Browns the legitimate game-breaker they have lacked Read More…

Draft Updates, Day 2: Expecting a Colt McCoy trade today

Day 2 of the NFL Draft begins tonight at 7 with the second and third rounds. The Browns hold the No. 37 overall pick – fifth in the second round – and No. 67. First-round picks Trent Richardson and Brandon Weeden are also scheduled for a news conference in Berea this afternoon. The Browns will Read More…

NFL Draft: Browns get their men — RB Trent Richardson and QB Brandon Weeden

BEREA — The Browns identified the two players they needed in the first round of the NFL Draft. Then they made sure they got them. Alabama running back Trent Richardson was the first choice, and general manager Tom Heckert determined it was worth three lower-round picks to move up one spot to No. 3 to Read More…

Browns take QB Brandon Weeden with No. 22 pick

BEREA – The Browns continued to overhaul their offense, taking Oklahoma State quarterback Brandon Weeden with the No. 22 pick in the NFL Draft tonight. They took Alabama running back Trent Richardson with the third pick. Weeden is 28 years old and will be expected to replace Colt McCoy as the starter. He went 12-1 Read More…

(Updated) Browns take RB Trent Richardson with No. 3 pick

BEREA – The Browns got their man. And they weren’t going to take any chances on missing him. The Browns drafted Alabama running back Trent Richardson with the No. 3 pick in the NFL Draft. He hugged his two little girls and Alabama coach Nick Saban backstage before walking out and shaking hands with NFL Read More…

Scott Petrak’s mock draft

SCOTT PETRAK’S MOCK DRAFT Pick Team Player Position College Comment 1 Indianapolis Andrew Luck QB Stanford Colts get lucky, get Peyton Manning’s replacement 2 Washington Robert Griffin III QB Baylor Heisman Trophy winner brings star power to D.C. 3 Minnesota Morris Claiborne CB LSU Vikings need to stop Aaron Rodgers, Matthew Stafford and Jay Cutler Read More…

Draft Day Updates: Jim Brown calls RB Trent Richardson ‘ordinary’

The NFL Draft is less than three hours away. The rumors, speculation and anticipation won’t stop until it gets here. The Browns are scheduled to make their first pick, No. 4 overall, at a little after 8:30. Until then, I’ll try to provide updates and examine the scenarios that are most likely to play out Read More…