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Chris Pokorny

Cleveland Browns Free Agent Review: WR position - Injury issues and return men

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Marquise Goodwin, Jakeem Grant, and James Proche — does the team bring them back?

Next up on our preview of Cleveland Browns’ free agents is the wide receiver position. The Browns have three receivers set to hit the open market in March: Marquise Goodwin, Jakeem Grant Sr, and James Proche II.

How and When They Joined the Browns

Grant signed with the Browns during the 2022 offseason. He had been one of the best special...

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Thomas Moore

NFL Free Agency Profile: DT Justin Jones

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Browns GM Andrew Berry has some questions at defensive tackle. Is Chicago’s Justin Jones a viable answer?

Cleveland Browns general manager Andrew Berry hit the free agent jackpot in 2023 with the signings of Dalvin Tomlinson, Maurice Hurst, and Shelby Harris.

That trio held up their end of the bargain along a defensive line that helped the Browns be one of the league’s best defenses for much of the season.

Berry now finds himself back in the...

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Jared Mueller

NFL free agency: Should Browns make big move this year as local media suggest?

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Mike Evans, Chris Jones, Josh Allen, Brian Burns among the top players in free agency

Rumors have not yet started to swirl much around the NFL but that ends in just a couple of days as the NFL Combine kicks off in Indianapolis. There, at Prime 47, High Velocity, the Omni Sevrin and a myriad of other places, NFL teams and NFL agents start to negotiate (not officially of course because they are not allowed to) before the start of the NFL league year...

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Jared Mueller

NFL free agency: 2 new defenders hit the market

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Browns could have interest in reunion with Emmanuel Ogbah, CB Xavien Howard will have interest around NFL

There are a lot of knowns going into the new NFL league year but even more unknowns. As of now, we know the Cleveland Browns have 26 pending free agents but they could sign as many of them as they can before free agency actually starts.

We also know that Browns GM Andrew Berry has spent in free agency every year since he took over in 2020. While...

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Jared Mueller

NFL draft: Experts say RB group good, not great; Browns should have options

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Blake Corum, Trey Benson lead the way but not early in the NFL draft

The NFL draft is a mystery wrapped in an enigma. Teams, fans and media are often left to guess about a vast majority of prospects that will be drafted or go undrafted. For example, LB Ivan Pace went undrafted last year but was one of the best rookies in the league while WR Puka Nucua had almost 1,500 yards after being drafted in the fifth round but first round WR Quentin Johnston had just...

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Jared Mueller

NFL free agency: Top WR hit with the franchise tag, big salary cap impact

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Bengals placing tag on Tee Higgins could impact other free agents

NFL free agency is the next official roster activity on the NFL schedule but the NFL Combine next week is an important step on the road there. While the Combine is all about NFL draft prospects, agents and front offices often line up deals for free agents while all gathered together in person in Indianapolis.

For the Cleveland Browns, 26 free agents of their own, a few who should be...

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Barry Shuck

2024 Browns Free Agency Frenzy: Tight End

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Cleveland has only one good tight end which is a problem

The tight end room going into 2023 looked exceptional for the Cleveland Browns. David Njoku was expected to have a breakout season. Harrison Bryant had three minimally productive seasons but was a steady blocker and a good Red Zone option. Jordan Akins was brought over from the Houston Texans who was once one of QB Deshaun Watson’s favorite targets.

The stage was set. But as the...

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Thomas Moore

Saturday Dawg Chow: Browns news (2/24/24)

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More of the latest Browns news and notes from around the web in today’s dose of the Saturday Dawg Chow.

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NFL salary cap to be set at a whopping $255.4 million, which gives the Browns more flexibility (Chris Pokorny) - On Friday, the NFL announced the 2024 salary cap at a whopping $255.4 million, which is an unprecedented $30 million-plus increase from last season. Greg Newsome’s 5th-year option cost set for Browns decision this...

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Jared Mueller

Greg Newsome’s 5th-year option cost set for Browns decision this offseason

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The newly set salary cap created the set value for all 2021 1st round picks

There could be a lot of moving parts for the Cleveland Browns this offseason with the NFL draft (eight selections) and a very flexible salary cap. What GM Andrew Berry has to work with in free agency changed on Friday with the announcement of a huge bump to the NFL salary cap in 2024.

With Cleveland having 26 pending free agents, a few of which they should try to get signed right away,...

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Browns’ Insider Provides Major Update On Nick Chubb’s Contract

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb is viewed as a potential cut candidate due to the fact that he is coming off of a major knee injury, but it appears that the Browns may end up keeping him after all.

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Thomas Moore

Kevin Stefanski tapped as one of NFL’s top play callers

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Browns HC lands in the Top 10 on The 33rd Team’s list of the league’s best at calling plays on offense.

Cleveland Browns head coach Kevin Stefanski has built a solid résumé during his first four seasons in town.

A pair of playoff appearances, two NFL Coach of the Year Awards, the fifth-most wins and the fifth-best winning percentage by a full-time head coach in franchise history, and a calming influence on the sidelines and...

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Huge NFL news is just what the Browns wanted to hear before free agency

The latest NFL news is perfect for a team like the Cleveland Browns. Today, it was announced by the NFL that the salary cap for the 2024 season would be set at $255.4 million, which is an unprecedented increase north of $30 million over last season.

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Chris Pokorny

NFL salary cap to be set at a whopping $255.4 million, which gives the Browns more flexibility

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Does Cleveland still have to restructure contracts or cut players? Let’s take a look.

On Friday, the NFL announced the 2024 salary cap at a whopping $255.4 million, which is an unprecedented $30+ million increase from last season. We’ve been following the projections of the salary cap over the past few weeks, which at first was estimated around $243 million, then speculated to be about $250 million, and now settles in at the...

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Dallas Cowboys Could Pursue Star Veteran Pass-Rusher

As the free agency window approaches, the Dallas Cowboys are already being associated with potential acquisitions, particularly targeting a Cleveland Browns edge rusher.

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Picking the best Round 6 draft targets for the Cleveland Browns ahead of 2024 NFL Free Agency

Late in the NFL Draft, it becomes much tougher to find contributors for your football team. Cleveland Browns have been able to do some of that in recent years and 2024 will present another great opportunity to do just that.

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Johnny Manziel blasts former teammate with the Browns for the way he was treated by him

It was a ticking time bomb from the moment the Cleveland Browns selected Johnny Manziel a decade ago. Now with his NFL career over with for multiple years, Manziel had the chance to kick back and tell the stories from his two-year stint in the league.

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Report: Browns’ plan for Nick Chubb revealed amid cut rumors

The 4-time Pro Bowler has been listed by multiple sports media outlets as a potential cut candidate for the Browns.

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Jared Mueller

NFL draft expert identifies 2 positions for Browns 2nd round pick

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Daniel Jeremiah thinks Cleveland should look defense early in the NFL draft

The NFL combine kicks off next week with coaches and GM interviews on Tuesday and Wednesday and a load of information. Every year, we get the NFL Network’s top NFL draft expert answering media questions before the combine begins. For years, Mike Mayock was the voice on the other end of the conference call but then he took a job as the GM of the Las Vegas Raiders.

Now that honor falls to...

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Daily Dawg Chow 2/23: Cleveland Browns David Njoku claps back against media

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More of the latest Browns news and notes from around the web in today’s dose of the Daily Dawg Chow.

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5 Browns free agents the team should re-sign before the free agency period begins (Barry Shuck) There are some really good players on their free-agent list NFL Free Agency Profile: WR D.J. Chark (Matt Wilson) Chark would bring speed and playmaking ability to Cleveland Kevin Stefanski’s...

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Barry Shuck

5 Browns free agents the team should re-sign before the free agency period begins

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There are some really good players on their free-agent list

The Cleveland Browns have 26 free agents this year. GM Andrew Berry has until the league year begins on March 13 to re-sign any of these players or offer new multi-year deals, or extensions. After March 13, the start of the new league year, then all of them are unrestricted free agents and can negotiate with any team they wish and find employment elsewhere....

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