April 19, 2015

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Scott Petrak: Browns’ search for better QB a good thing

The Browns’ interest in Sam Bradford — ESPN’s Adam Caplan reported they offered the No. 19 pick for him in a trade — makes absolute sense. Their search for a franchise quarterback rages on, and Bradford, the No. 1 overall pick in 2010, is a better option than anyone on the team’s roster. Bradford has Read More…

Browns agree to terms with WR Dwayne Bowe

The Browns addressed another area of need this afternoon, agreeing to terms with receiver Dwayne Bowe. They had already signed Brian Hartline last week, as they reshape the receiving corps following the season-long suspension of Josh Gordon. A league source confirmed the move with Bowe to The Chronicle-Telegram. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport was first to Read More…

Browns bolster defense with signings of CB Tramon Williams, DL Randy Starks

The Browns had a good defense in 2014, ranking ninth in scoring but 23rd in yardage. They added a pair of pieces Monday, as coach Mike Pettine and coordinator Jim O’Neil try to take the next step toward dominance in their second season. Cornerback Tramon Williams, who turned 32 Monday, signed a three-year deal reportedly Read More…

Browns sign CB Tramon Williams, agree to deal with DL Randy Starks

The Browns bolstered their defense this afternoon, signing cornerback Tramon Williams and agreeing to terms with defensive lineman Randy Starks. Williams, who turned 32 today, was an unrestricted free agent after spending the first eight years of his career with the Packers. The deal reportedly is for three years and $21 million. He will fill Read More…

Reports: Cornerback Tramon Williams visits Browns; WR Dwayne Bowe interested in signing

The Browns were active — for them — Sunday as the first week of NFL free agency continued. They hosted receiver Dwayne Bowe and cornerback Tramon Williams on visits, according to multiple reports. Both would fill needs and likely come at a more reasonable price than the first wave of free agents who collected top Read More…

Browns: WR Dwayne Bowe in town for visit

The Browns need size at receiver. Dwayne Bowe has it. Bowe, a physical presence at 6-foot-2, 221 pounds, told ESPN’s Josina Anderson on Saturday he was in town to visit the Browns. Bowe was cut by the Chiefs on Thursday after eight seasons. Bowe, 30, left Kansas City as its all-time leading wide receiver with Read More…

Browns: DL John Hughes signs 4-year extension worth $14.4 million

John Hughes has been a part-time player in the past. His new contract extension signals he’ll be more than that in the future. Hughes signed a four-year, $14.4 million extension Friday as the Browns secured one of their own on the fourth day of free agency. “It’s an amazing feeling,” Hughes said in the news Read More…

Browns: TE Jordan Cameron leaves Cleveland for Miami

Jordan Cameron was back. Then he was gone. Then he was weighing his options. Then he was gone again. Only the last statement was definitive. The rest were reports from national writers. Cameron, a tight end who made the Pro Bowl for the Browns in 2013, ended the night by signing a contract with the Read More…

Former Browns QB Brian Hoyer lands with Texans, will compete for starting job

HOUSTON — Brian Hoyer got what he wanted. A chance to compete for a starting job and a reunion with Bill O’Brien. Hoyer, who spent the last two years with the Browns, joined the Houston Texans on Wednesday. He will compete with Ryan Mallett for the starting quarterback job. The move reunites him with O’Brien, Read More…

Another quiet day for Browns, who see Brian Hoyer and Jabaal Sheard sign elsewhere

Three of the Browns’ free agents have gone elsewhere: quarterback Brian Hoyer to Houston, outside linebacker Jabaal Sheard to New England and cornerback Buster Skrine to the New York Jets. The Browns have filled their holes with … no one. Two days of free agency have passed, with several signings throughout the league, and the Read More…