May 26, 2016

Elyria
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(UPDATED) Texas police investigating altercation between Browns QB Johnny Manziel and ex-girlfriend to determine if he’ll be charged with assault

Early Saturday morning, the Fort Worth, Texas, police searched by helicopter for troubled Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel after his ex-girlfriend said she was worried about him. Later in the day, the Fort Worth and Dallas police investigated to determine whether an assault charge was warranted against Manziel following an altercation Friday between him and the Read More…

TIMELINE: Browns administration history

Browns: Harvard grad Andrew Berry, 28, hired as VP of player personnel

It remains to be seen if the new top of the Browns’ football operations can evaluate talent and put together a winning roster. One thing about the front office is abundantly clear: It’s well-educated. Andrew Berry was hired Wednesday as vice president of player personnel, the organization’s top talent evaluator. He’s only 28 years old Read More…

Browns TE Gary Barnidge added to Pro Bowl roster, replaces New England’s Rob Gronkowski

Browns tight end Gary Barnidge’s dream season will conclude with a trip to Hawaii and his first appearance in the Pro Bowl. Barnidge, who was voted an alternate last month, was elevated to the roster Monday. He’ll replace Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, who’s unable to participate due to injury. The Pro Bowl is Sunday Read More…

Browns: Ray Horton officially returns as DC; Hue Jackson will call plays, fills out offensive staff

Ray Horton is back to lead the Browns defense after two years in Tennessee. On the other side of the ball, coach Hue Jackson announced he’ll call the plays but be surrounded by a veteran staff. Jackson made official Friday the hiring of Horton as defensive coordinator and the completion of his offensive and special Read More…

Browns: Sashi Brown embraces new role as head of football department, calls it a ‘natural transition’

BEREA — New executive vice president of football operations Sashi Brown will watch practice and interview draft prospects next week at the Senior Bowl. He will increase his film study as free agency and the draft approach. He will become an expert in 40 times. The transformation from legal counsel, government affairs expert and salary Read More…

Browns Notes: Sashi Brown says team “not in any panic” to make decision on QB Johnny Manziel

BEREA — New executive vice president of football operations Sashi Brown will take his time in deciding troubled quarterback Johnny Manziel’s future with the franchise. “We’re not in any panic to make any decision one way or another on him,” Brown said Thursday. “He understands what’s ahead of him and what he needs to do Read More…

Browns hire DC Ray Horton, offensive assistants Kirby Wilson, Pep Hamilton, Al Saunders

New Browns coach Hue Jackson had a busy Wednesday, making several key additions to his staff. Ray Horton was hired as defensive coordinator, returning to the post he held with the Browns in 2013. He had spent the last two years in the same role with the Tennessee Titans. Kirby Wilson was named running game Read More…

(UPDATED) Suspended Browns WR Josh Gordon files for reinstatement; NFL decision to come within 60 days

Josh Gordon plucking the ball out of the air, speeding through the secondary and crossing the goal line could become a reality once again. The suspended Browns receiver has started the process toward a possible return to the field. Gordon has applied for reinstatement to the NFL, a league source confirmed to The Chronicle-Telegram on Read More…

Browns: Ray Horton interviews for DC job; longtime assistant Al Saunders could join offensive staff

Ray Horton took a big step Tuesday toward returning to his former job. And new coach Hue Jackson is interested in bringing in Al Saunders, a former colleague and one of the game’s best offensive minds for decades. Horton interviewed with Jackson to be defensive coordinator, a league source confirmed to The Chronicle-Telegram. Horton was Read More…