May 24, 2016

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The Morning Hit–4/12/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. Gordon tests positive, AGAIN. Robert Griffin III or Read More…

Report: Suspended Browns WR Josh Gordon fails another drug test

Josh Gordon’s return to the Browns has apparently hit a roadblock. One big enough to likely keep him on indefinite suspension and out of the NFL for another season. Gordon failed an NFL-administered drug test last month, Fox Sports’ Mike Garafolo reported Monday night. The report, citing sources, said a Gordon sample collected in early Read More…

Browns QB Robert Griffin III says he’s grown as man, leader, player, won’t let baggage hold him down

BEREA — Robert Griffin III has been through a lot in his short time in the NFL. He went from Offensive Rookie of the Year and playoff quarterback in 2012 to a third-stringer who didn’t play a snap in 2015 then was cut last month. Griffin expressed his appreciation for the second chance given to Read More…

Browns re-sign five, including OL Austin Pasztor, OLB Scott Solomon, as offseason program begins

The Browns announced the return of five players Monday as they opened their offseason program. Offensive lineman Austin Pasztor and outside linebacker Scott Solomon, restricted free agents, signed their tenders and will make $1.671 million this season. They will be eligible to become unrestricted free agents after the season. Kicker Travis Coons, receiver Darius Jennings Read More…

The Morning Hit–4/1/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. Last night my friend Kyle and I Read More…

QB Josh McCown not worrying about uncertain future with Browns, would like to compete with Robert Griffin III

Quarterback Josh McCown knows his days with the Browns could be numbered, but he won’t jump to any conclusions or change his approach. “Right now, it’s come in and compete and show up, so that’s what I’ll do,” McCown said Thursday on “PFT Live.” “If that changes, that changes, and I’ll go to that next Read More…

Browns to see Dansby twice this year: Released linebacker signed by Bengals

CINCINNATI — The Bengals have signed versatile linebacker Karlos Dansby from intrastate rival Cleveland, bringing in someone who can help them get through Vontaze Burfict’s suspension. The 34-year-old linebacker played for the Browns the last two seasons and led them in tackles. He also had a team-high three interceptions in 2015. The Bengals will miss Read More…

The Morning Hit–3/28/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. Brantley out for the opener. The Tribe Read More…

The Morning Hit–3/25/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. Westlake PNC robbed. The PNC branch at Read More…

(UPDATED) Browns sign QB Robert Griffin III to 2-year deal, give former No. 2 pick chance to regain Pro Bowl form

Four years ago, the Browns pursued quarterback Robert Griffin III. He was the Heisman Trophy winner and the most electrifying player in the draft. The Browns finally landed Griffin on Thursday, signing him to a two-year, $15 million deal with $6.75 million guaranteed. He was a free agent looking for a chance to resurrect his Read More…