April 30, 2016

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RG3 should be a go against Browns Sunday

BEREA — All signs point toward Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III starting against the Browns on Sunday afternoon. The immensely talented rookie took part in most of Washington’s practice Wednesday, just three days after suffering a sprained right knee in a game against Baltimore. “I felt good on Monday morning and I felt better yesterday,” Read More…

Craving RG3? Think about what Browns wouldn’t have

With Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins coming to town Sunday, a lot of people will play the what-might’ve-been game. If then-president Mike Holmgren and general manager Tom Heckert had been a bit bolder, the Browns would’ve acquired the No. 2 pick from the Rams and taken Griffin, the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback out of Read More…

Browns: Pat Shurmur’s focus stays on the finish, not the future

BEREA — When coach Pat Shurmur arrived at Cleveland Browns Stadium on Sunday morning with a two-game winning streak, the latest rumor about his job was making its way through cyberspace. Alabama coach Nick Saban could be part of a package deal with general manager prospect Mike Lombardi, according to the Boston Globe. Oregon’s Chip Read More…

Browns cruise with big 2nd half, dominant defense

CLEVELAND — A three-game winning streak is unusual for the Browns. A blowout victory is even rarer. The Browns pulled off the long-overdue double dip Sunday at Cleveland Browns Stadium, handling the Kansas City Chiefs 30-7. “It was a great feeling to be on the sideline and watch our offense kneel the ball,” linebacker D’Qwell Read More…

Brian Dulik: Time seems wrong for major Browns changes

Browns kicker Phil Dawson bears no resemblance whatsoever to Nostradamus. He might, however, share his knack for predicting the future. “I caught some heat a couple of months ago for saying I feel like we’re right on the edge (of being successful),” Dawson said, chuckling. “My timing might have been a little off, but I Read More…

Browns defense dominates after early stumble

CLEVELAND — Kansas City running back Jamaal Charles ran for an 80-yard touchdown on the first play from scrimmage Sunday. It was not a sign of things to come. Shaking off a terrible start, the Browns’ defense rose to the occasion often in a 30-7 victory that made for an unsavory trip back to Cleveland Read More…

Browns notes: Rookie Travis Benjamin wows with punt return

CLEVELAND — The fastest player on the Browns now owns the longest punt return in franchise history. Rookie wide receiver Travis Benjamin returned a punt 93 yards for a touchdown Sunday as Cleveland rolled to a 30-7 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs. Eric Metcalf held the previous Browns record with a 92-yard TD return Read More…

Browns 30, Chiefs 7: 3rd straight win comes in rare blowout

CLEVELAND – A three-game winning streak is unusual for the Browns. A blowout victory is even rarer. The Browns pulled off the long-overdue double dip Sunday at Cleveland Browns Stadium, handling the Kansas City Chiefs 30-7. “It was a great feeling to be on the sideline and watch our offense kneel the ball,” linebacker D’Qwell Read More…

Browns: Defense looms large in win

CLEVELAND — Kansas City running back Jamaal Charles ran for an 80-yard touchdown on the first play from scrimmage Sunday. Oddly enough, it was not a sign of things to come. Shaking off a terrible start, the Browns’ defense rose to the occasion often in a 30-7 victory that made for an unsavory trip back Read More…

Browns beat Chiefs 30-7 for 3rd straight win

CLEVELAND — The Browns have a bona fide winning streak. Cleveland beat Kansas City 30-7 at Cleveland Browns Stadium for its third straight win. The Browns hadn’t won three in a row since they ended the 2009 season with four straight. The Browns have won five of their last eight to improve to 5-8. The Read More…