Cleveland Browns defense’s consistency is key to surprise playoff run

The Cleveland Browns defense is finally showing life after clobbering the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-10 in Week 6. It wasn’t a perfect performance, but they were much more consistent. The Steelers fell behind early, with 9:35 left in the second quarter the Browns had already established a 14-3 lead. Despite advances, they held the Steelers back […]

Joe Haden probably wants to make amends for giving up a game-winning touchdown to Cecil Shorts in 2014.

Browns vs Jaguars: Preview and Prediction for Week 7 Matchup

The Cleveland Browns head down to Florida this weekend for a week 7 matchup against the winless Jacksonville Jaguars. Although the Jags seem like pushovers, they are a well-coached team that is on the rise. They’re starting to catch up to the tutelage of head coach Gus Bradley, and over the past two weeks they have been […]

Beastly Browns DT Ahtyba Rubin is set to return in Week 7. (Getty Images)

Injury Roundup: Browns at Jaguars

Coming off of a decisive win over the rival Pittsburgh Steelers, the Browns have many reasons to be pleased with their performance thus far in 2014. The team is a solid 3-2, quarterback Brian Hoyer has been exceptional despite the preseason quarterback controversy with Johnny Manziel, and the team is now heading into a very […]


Around the Beat: Required Cleveland Browns Reading for Week 7

In addition to our extensive coverage, Browns Beat is going to bring you some of the most timely and useful Cleveland Browns content from around the web.   1. “Browns Pass Rush: Signing Defensive Tackle Sione Fua” Dawgs By Nature (@DawgsByNature) Tim Miller (@Bumblyjack) Synopsis: DBN’s Tim Miller does an excellent job explaining the impact DL Sione […]

Brian Hoyer can dispel all rumors with finishing 2014 season with winning record.

Cleveland Browns Finally Getting it Right at Quarterback with Brian Hoyer

How to screw up a quarterback has been emblazoned on the Cleveland Browns’ calling card since they returned to the NFL in 1999. Whether it was rushing rookie quarterbacks to action too soon, or sitting them too long, several leadership groups failed miserably to cultivate talent at the NFL’s most important position. And now the […]

Ben Tate and Isaiah Crowell have potential to be best RB duo in NFL.

Ben Tate-Led Cleveland Browns Running Back Trio Making Case for NFL’s Best

Ben Tate led the Cleveland Browns on Sunday with 25 grinding carries for 78 yards and two touchdowns in their rout of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Not to be outdone, Browns’ running back Isaiah “The Crow” Crowell was fed the ball 11 times, contributing some big yardage plays and another touchdown as the two backs combined […]


Cleveland Browns Lose C Alex Mack and DE Armonty Bryant for Season in Steelers Rout

Annihilating the Pittsburgh Steelers in front of their home crowd felt great in Week 6, but the Cleveland Browns are going to be without impact players Alex Mack and Armonty Bryant after both suffered season ending injuries during the 31-10 romp. It was confirmed Monday the team’s Pro Bowl center Mack broke his fibula while […]


Browns vs. Steelers: Preview, Prediction & Injury Updates for AFC North Clash

One of my favorite sayings among Cleveland Browns fans is, “It’s okay if the Browns go 2-14, as long as they beat the Pittsburgh Steelers twice.” Unfortunately the Browns can’t beat the Steelers twice this year after losing a final second heart breaker, falling 27-30 in the season opener, but with a win this weekend […]

Brian Hoyer's play allowing Cleveland Browns to believe in themselves.

Cleveland Browns’ Enigmatic 2014 Performances Are Reminiscent of Seattle’s Rise

The Cleveland Browns are Jekyll and Hyde through five weeks. They’ve had two different sides–dominated and dominant–and only seem to exist at either end of the spectrum for equal parts of a game. It’s best summarized that the Browns could be sitting 4-0, but could just as easily be a dismal 0-4. That’s a result of a […]

Justin Gilbert is struggling, but most rookie cornerbacks take time to adjust to NFL.

Justin Gilbert is Spark Cleveland Browns’ Special Teams Need

Justin Gilbert didn’t see the field much—nine total defensive snaps—during last Sunday’s game against the Tennessee Titans.  He even sat on special teams at times while second-year player Jordan Poyer and undrafted Johnson Bademosi filled in and each recorded a tackle. Poyer was fielding punts and has taken over that job on the team’s Week […]