Cleveland Browns training camp Day 3 recap and notes

Full pads and full go, the Cleveland Browns transitioned to real football on Saturday. And with real football come real injuries. That was the overarching storyline from Day 3 of Browns camp. Billy Winn became the first Brown to experience the ultimate equalizer. Winn was on the ground grimacing and holding his knee before he […]

Pads go on for the first time on Saturday, and Mike Pettine's defense will get its first shot to show improvement.

Browns defense poised to explode in Pettine’s 2nd year

Mike Pettine kicked off Cleveland Browns training camp with a simple credo: Words into Action. Not glamorous, probably not something you sit at the bar and rally around with your buds, but very telling. The actions for 2015 will begin with the defense. This year, the Browns have the highest defensive payroll of any NFL […]


Cleveland Browns training camp news and observations

Overall Day 1 of Cleveland Browns training camp 2015 seemed much smoother than last year’s opening sessions. That’s to be expected for a coaching staff, mostly, in its second year in command. Not a ton can be gleaned from a two-hour pad-less practice, but we’ve got your pertinent points from the day rounded up here […]


Biggest Browns training camp 2015 storylines

It’s is easy to focus eyes on “Where’s Johnny Monziel”, but as Browns Training camp practices commence, there are some very interesting areas to watch, look, and listen to, as the 2015 Cleveland Browns take shape.   Coaches Pettine and O’Neil From the great book Collision Low Crossers by Nicholas Dawidoff , we learned Coach Pettine […]


Browns bringing out-of-box answers, not excuses in 2015

Everyone wants the Browns to play games in January.  This long offseason was filled with mantras like “stop the run”, “if they had a healthy Alex Mack”, or “fill in the blank” will be the key to success.  There’s no doubt the Browns rush defense was woeful last year, allowing the most rushing first downs […]


Johnny Manziel enrolls in Jon Gruden class to prepare for final exam

Johnny Manziel didn’t do himself many favors his rookie season, that much we know. But what we do know about the second-year quarterback’s future is he’s determined to make things right. The former first-round pick reportedly visited Jon Gruden this week to prepare himself for the start of Cleveland Browns training camp on July 30. […]


Browns Training Camp 2015: Early 53-man roster predictions

It’s not even August, and the Cleveland Browns haven’t had much contact, but Browns training camp is on the not-so-distant horizon. That means one thing: 53-man roster predictions are coming. So many things could change between pre-training camp and Week 3 of preseason play—when most final roster decisions are made. Big injuries could occur that […]