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Thomas Moore

The best player to wear No. 18 in Browns history

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Veteran quarterback Gary Danielson gets the nod for his work as a top bridge quarterback in the 1980s.

The Cleveland Browns have had several uniform numbers that bring instant recognition when fans see them.

Uniform No. 18 is not one of those, however.

Oh, there are some famous names attached to that uniform number. The only problem is those players found success away from Cleveland.

Quarterback Babe Parilli wore No. 18 while making three starts for the...

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Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. Has 'Quit on Plays for Years,' NFL Coach Says

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has proved himself capable of being an explosive playmaker at his best, but at least one NFL coach is critical of the three-time Pro Bowler's effort level...

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Jon Stinchcomb

Daily Dawg Chow (7/10/20)

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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.

Cleveland Browns:

“Browns allowing season ticket members to opt out of 2020, will mandate masks at FirstEnergy Stadium” (cleveland.com) - “The Browns are joining a number of other NFL teams in allowing season ticket holders to opt out...” “Who emerges as the Browns’ top returner, and will it be more than one person?” (Browns.com) -...

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Way too early Cleveland Browns season schedule predictions: Part 2

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DBN writers have the Browns going into the second half as winners. Will that continue?

The writers here at DBN are certainly positive about the Browns’ 2020 season. Here are the current predictions as far as their forecasting the first half of the year:

DBN writers predicted win-loss record at mid-season:

Matt Wood: 8-0-0
Rufio: 6-2-0
Barry Shuck: 5-3-0
Thomas Moore: 5-3-0

The second half of Cleveland’s schedule is going to make...

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Chris Pokorny

Cleveland Browns Training Camp 2020: WR Preview (Part 3)

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Capping off our wide receiver preview for the Browns.

In Part 3 of our wide receiver preview, we wrap up the 12 players at the position by looking at D.J. Montgomery, J’Mon Moore, Ja’Marcus Bradley, and Tony Brown.

Photo by Frank Jansky/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images 9. D.J. Montgomery - Backup WR

Height: 6-1 | Weight: 201 lbs | Age: 23
Experience: 2 years | College: Austin Peay

The Browns signed D.J. Montgomery in 2019 as an undrafted...

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Browns to allow season-ticket holders to opt out

The Browns are allowing their season-ticket holders to opt out of the 2020 season without penalty, and sent fans some new policies due to the pandemic.

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Jon Stinchcomb

Daily Dawg Chow (7/9/20)

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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.

Cleveland Browns:

“Browns Sign ‘Bama Tackle Wills, Team’s First-Round Pick” (AP) - “The former Alabama star right tackle, who will attempt to slide over to the left side for Cleveland, signed his four-year, $19.7 million contract on Tuesday...” “Browns appear to be out of the bidding for Jadeveon Clowney” (PFT) - “After the Browns...

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Report: Browns appear to have ended pursuit of DE Jadeveon Clowney

With the Browns reportedly bowing out of pursuit, Clowney’s market continues to dwindle. Once assured of landing a hefty multi-year pact, Clowney, 27, will now almost assuredly have to accept a one-year offer.

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Jadeveon Clowney Rumors: Browns 'Unlikely' to Continue Pursuit of Star DE

The Cleveland Browns are reportedly "unlikely" to continue their pursuit of free-agent defensive end Jadeveon Clowney after coming to terms with edge-rusher Olivier Vernon on a restructured contract...

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Jon Stinchcomb

Daily Dawg Chow (7/8/20)

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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.

Cleveland Browns:

“Source: Browns DE Vernon restructures contract, will get $11 million guaranteed in 2020” (ESPN) - “The Cleveland Browns have restructured Olivier Vernon’s contract, ensuring the defensive end will be with the team this season.” “What Olivier Vernon’s new Browns deal means for Jadeveon Clowney” (WKYC) - “And while...

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Browns ink 1st-round draft pick Wills of Alabama

The Cleveland Browns signed rookie left tackle Jedrick Wills, their first-round draft pick from Alabama.

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Browns News: Jedrick Wills Jr. Signs 4-Year, $19.7M Rookie Contract

The Cleveland Browns have officially signed former Alabama offensive lineman Jedrick Wills Jr., whom they selected 10th overall in the 2020 NFL draft, to a four-year, $19.7 million deal...

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Thomas Moore

Browns sign first-round pick Jedrick Wills Jr.

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Offensive tackle from Alabama will look to lock down the left tackle position.

The Cleveland Browns signed offensive tackle Jedrick Wills Jr. on Tuesday. He is the fifth player of the team’s seven-person draft class to be signed.

Taken in the first round at No. 10 overall, Wills’ contract will be worth a little more than $19.7 million over four years, with an $11.8 million signing bonus, according to OverTheCap’s...

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Browns sign No. 10 overall pick Jedrick Wills

Offensive lineman Jedrick Wills has inked his rookie contract and it comes from the Cleveland Browns. 

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Thomas Moore

JC Tretter: NFL unwilling to prioritize player safety

Browns center and NFLPA president chastises league officials over handling of COVID-19 pandemic.

NFL league officials remain confident that training camps will open later this month and that the 2020 regular season will kick off as scheduled on September 10 despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

The NFL Players Association is not as hopeful.

Cleveland Browns center and union president JC Tretter posted an article Tuesday on the union’s website chastising league officials about their...

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Are the Browns out on Jadeveon Clowney?

Given the Browns' recent financial moves, it is looking more and more likely that they are not going to seriously pursue signing free agent Jadeveon Clowney.

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NFLPA president blasts league's plan to handle coronavirus

While the NFL has attempted to place safety protocols in place to keep players as healthy and safe as possible but there have already been concerns about how realistic playing a season will prove to be.

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Source: Browns rework DE Vernon's contract

Defensive end Olivier Vernon agreed to a restructured contract that ensures he will be paid $11 million in 2020, a source told ESPN's Field Yates.

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Report: Browns renegotiate Olivier Vernon’s contract

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Reworked contract keeps Vernon in town for the 2020 season, likely ends pursuit of Jadeveon Clowney.

The Cleveland Browns have reportedly worked out a new deal with veteran defensive end Olivier Vernon.

The renegotiated contract, which provides Vernon with $11 million in guaranteed money, was first reported by ESPN’s Field Yates:

The Browns and DE Olivier Vernon have agreed to a renegotiated contract, per source. Vernon, previously due $15.25M...

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Browns, Olivier Vernon rework contract

Vernon’s guarantees come in the form of a $3.75M base salary, $7MM signing bonus, and a $250K workout bonus. The new deal also ensures that he’ll be eligible for free agency following the 2020 season.

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