CBS Washington "There is not enough evidence to establish a link between football and the increase risk of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), says a new study. Previous information had shown that National Football League players may be at a higher risk of death associated with Alzheimer’s and other..." December 04
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns coach Rob Chudzinski announced Wednesday morning he'll wait until later in the week to name his starting quarterback for the Patriots,, because Jason Campbell and Brandon Weeden have not yet been cleared to practice. They've been cleared for activity, but not for practice, and Chudzinski..." December 04
NFL.com "The Cleveland Browns on Tuesday promoted DB Julian Posey to the active roster from the practice squad and placed DB Chris Owens (knee) on injured reserve. Posey, a 5-10, 190-pound defensive back, is a first-year NFL player out of Ohio University who made his Cleveland debut Oct. 20 at Green..." December 03
The Browns have signed QB Caleb Hanie. In addition, the team has placed LB Brandon Magee (pectoral) on injured reserve.
#Browns HC Chud said QB Jason Campbell (concussion) has been cleared for activity, but not practice yet. Said he's feeling better.
Akron Beacon Journal "The Browns (4-8) have lost six of their past seven games and they aren’t sure who’ll serve as their starting quarterback on the road Sunday against the New England Patriots (9-3). Browns coach Rob Chudzinski said the team is keeping all options open at quarterback in the next 24-48 hours until..." December 02
Jacksonville Times-Union "Cecil Shorts went from Homecoming Zero to Homecoming Hero on Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium. His return to his hometown marred by two drops, Shorts showed up when it mattered most, catching a 20-yard touchdown pass from Chad Henne with 40 seconds remaining to give the Jaguars a 32-28 win over the..." December 02
CBSSports.com "The next time you read the NFL record book, Josh Gordon's name will be in it and that's because Gordon made NFL history on Sunday. In the Browns 32-28 loss to Jacksonville, Gordon caught 10 passes for 261 yards. Combined with his 237-yard performance against Pittsburgh last week, Gordon becomes..." December 01
#Browns QB Brandon Weeden diagnosed with concussion, team spokesman said. Reported symptoms after game, spokesman said.
NFL.com "Brandon Weeden, like the common house cat, has many lives. The Cleveland Browns' quarterback will reassume the starting quarterback spot for the third time this season. "For the next five weeks, I'm a Cleveland Brown," Weeden said Wednesday, per The Plain Dealer. "After that, whatever..." November 28
#Browns Weeden will start Jax game, Chud says
Dallas Morning News "And just like that the Alex Tanney “trick-shot” era is over in Dallas. The Cleveland Browns signed quarterback Alex Tanney to their active roster Tuesday from the Dallas Cowboys’ practice squad, according to a source. Tanney caught the imagination of the Cowboys’ fans during training camp..." November 26
Akron Beacon Journal "No Browns wide receiver has ever produced a better game statistically than the one Josh Gordon had Sunday in a 27-11 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. His 237 receiving yards are a franchise record, and his 14 catches tied hall of fame tight end Ozzie Newsome for the team record. Newsome..." November 25
ESPN 850 Cleveland "QB carousel spinning again: Brandon Weeden probably will start and the Browns will look at Caleb Hanie as a candidate to back him up for Sunday’s game against Jacksonville. Hanie will come in Tuesday for a look-see, according to a source, even though coach Rob Chudzinski would not rule out..." November 25
Pittsburgh Tribune Review "William Gay forced one fumble and returned an interception for a touchdown, and the resurgent Steelers scored all three of their touchdowns off turnovers to manhandle the Browns, 27-11, Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium. A year after the Steelers committed eight turnovers while being upset at..." November 25
CBSSports.com "Midway through the third quarter with the Browns trailing 13-3, quarterback Jason Campbell took a blindside hit from Steelers cornerback William Gay, lost the ball as he went to the ground, and remained their as the Steelers Will Allen returned it to the Browns' four-yard line. Campbell laid on..." November 24
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Before the Browns went out and beat Baltimore's Joe Flacco two games ago, they had his 11-0 record against them shoved down their throats all week. This week, it's been Big Ben Roethlisberger and his Big Bad 15-1 record against the Browns heading into Sunday's game at FirstEnergy..." November 24
Pittsburgh Tribune Review "No matter who the quarterback has been for the Browns this season — Brandon Weeden, Brian Hoyer or Jason Campbell — the goal has remained the same, and that's to get the ball deep to Josh Gordon. And that's what the Browns' quarterbacks have done ever since Gordon was a second-round..." November 24
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Jordan Cameron has virtually disappeared the past two weeks, and he knows he needs to work harder to get open for Jason Campbell. "I need to speed things up and I need to find a way to get open,'' said Cameron. "I need to try to get in there and do more. I need to step up and make plays and do..." November 23
PSD Staff He's only 5 foot 8 inches tall but weighs 212 pounds, making him fast and hard to stop as he can get really low to the ground. Bobby Rainey has stepped into fill the rather big shoes of Doug Martin who's out for the season. He's a starting running back that you need on your team heading into the... November 21
Pro Football Talk "What looked like a second chance for a young receiver has ended. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, the Browns are putting wide receiver Armanti Edwards on season-ending injured reserve because of an ankle injury suffered Sunday. Edwards, who was declared the training camp MVP by the..." November 20
Akron Beacon Journal "For the first time since Browns wide receiver Greg Little entered the NFL in 2011, he publicly lamented the damage he left behind at the University of North Carolina and how it has ultimately led to the Tar Heels formally distancing themselves from him. The school released letters Tuesday to..." November 20
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Cleveland taxpayers will be kicking in $2 million in each of the next 15 years toward the $120 million cost of improvements at FirstEnergy Stadium under a tentative agreement reached Tuesday between the city and the Cleveland Browns. Cleveland City Council will consider legislation to confirm..." November 20
CBSSports.com "The Browns lost to the Bengals 41-20 on Sunday, which is bad, but that wasn't the worst part of the day for Cleveland. That honor belongs to the Browns plane ride home. Despite heavy rain and 50 mph wind gusts, the Browns decided to fly home and according to several players, the plane's left wing..." November 20
CBSSports.com "CBS Sports' Dan Dierdorf, the longest-tenured NFL analyst in television, will retire after the 2013 season. Dierdorf, a Hall-of-Fame player and broadcaster, has been around the NFL for the last 43 years. After a 13-year career as an offensive lineman with the St. Louis Cardinals, Dierdorf..." November 20
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns coach Rob Chudzinski acknowledged that Jason Campbell had a bad game from start to finish of Sunday's 41-20 blowout loss in Cincinnati, but expects the QB to rebound in this week's matchup against the Steelers, who are also 4-6. “You're not always going to play great every game,'' said..." November 19
Cincinnati Enquirer "In what can be a theme of Bengals football over the years, not even decisive victories are routine. Such was the case with Sunday’s 41-20 victory over the Browns at Paul Brown Stadium. With forecasts before the game predicting inclement weather, not many figured that this would be an exhibition..." November 18
Cincinnati Enquirer "Younger fans of the Browns and Bengals get to experience something new today at Paul Brown Stadium – a game at this point in the season that has real meaning to both squads. Going into the 81st edition of the Battle of Ohio, the Bengals are 6-4 and lead the AFC North by 1½ games over the Browns..." November 17
#browns Chud said he expects Benjamin (acl) back for training camp, anything before that would be a bonus.
CBSSports.com "The NFL has gone to great lengths to protect quarterbacks, but with a rash of injuries this season to the game's most visible players, more rules could be on the way to keep passers safe. "Should he always get protection from low hits or head hits, regardless of the posture he's presenting?" NFL..." November 15
Pro Football Talk "Recently-retired NFL offensive lineman John Moffitt recently claimed that the Browns scuttled a trade for him under the “failed physical” designation because he wouldn’t take a pay cut. The Browns disagree with that contention. “The only reason John Moffitt is not a Brown is because of our..." November 14
Cleveland Plain Dealer "After an embarrassing first half in Kansas City, the man who was not the first choice to coach these Browns demonstrated why he might be the best choice. An angry Rob Chudzinski stood inside the Arrowhead Stadium visitors locker room and tore into a club that had produced eight straight losing..." November 11
Fox Sports Ohio "It's been a long time since the Browns have played a meaningful game in the month of November. Captain D'Qwell Jackson, who's been around since 2006, said just ask the Browns fans if it's time. "I think if you talk to the Cleveland community, they would say that 'It's time,'" Jackson said...." November 11
SB Nation "Groves tallied two sacks for the Browns in 2013, but struggled with an ankle injury suffered early in the year. An ankle injury suffered in Week 2 has finally ended the season of Cleveland Browns outside linebacker Quentin Groves, as the team placed him on the season-ending injured reserve...." November 11
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns receiver Greg Little said he ripped off Ravens safety James Ihedigbo's helmet during Sunday's 24-18 victory over the Ravens and threw it because Ihedigbo was choking him on the bottom of the pile. A still photo shows Ihedigbo's hands around Little's neck. "I know the ref was saying..." November 06
Akron Beacon Journal "A shoulder injury seemed to put a damper on Browns wide receiver Greg Little’s best performance of the season Sunday in a 24-18 win over the Baltimore Ravens, but coach Rob Chudzinski indicated Monday during a conference call that Little isn’t seriously hurt. Chudzinski said Little has a..." November 05
#Browns to waive veteran OT Rashad Butler, per source.
#Browns activated GJason Pinkston off short-term IR.
Akron Beacon Journal "Starting quarterback Jason Campbell is confident he could play Sunday despite his bruised ribs if the Browns didn’t have a bye. “If we had a game Sunday, I’d definitely go out there and play,” Campbell said. Campbell practiced Tuesday despite suffering bruised ribs Sunday in a 24-18 win over..." November 05
SB Nation "Cleveland Browns wide receiver Greg Little sustained a shoulder sprain in the team's Week 9 win over the Baltimore Ravens, according to Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram. The news comes from head coach Rob Chudzinski, who also said that there's a good chance Little will practice with..." November 04
Akron Beacon Journal "It didn’t take wide receiver Davone Bess very long to bounce back. Bess dropped three passes last week and muffed a punt that the Kansas City Chiefs recovered in the fourth quarter. The dropped punt and the final dropped pass, which came on a fourth-down play as quarterback Jason Campbell..." November 04
Browns QB Jason Campbell has bruised ribs, hopeful of being good to go when the team returns from its bye
Cleveland Plain Dealer "In Kardiac Kid fashion, quarterback Jason Campbell did what five Browns quarterbacks before him failed to do: Defeat the Baltimore Ravens. Campbell threw three TD passes and engineered a 15-play, 67-yard drive that ended in a 22-yard field goal drive with 14 seconds remaining as the Browns..." November 04
Fox Sports Ohio "One of the biggest concerns coming into the 2013 season was the Browns secondary. The Browns went out and bolstered their front seven, but kept the secondary pretty much status quo from 2012. The known commodities were Joe Haden and T.J. Ward, but right cornerback Buster Skrine and free..." November 02
ESPN 850 Cleveland "Whew: Josh Gordon said he expected to stay with the Browns, but he kept his cell phone nearby and checked TV reports right up until Tuesday’s NFL 4 p.m. trade deadline. He heeded the words of his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, who told him, “Anything was possible.” “I’m definitely relieved,” Gordon..." October 30
Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Browns received several good offers for receiver Josh Gordon before Tuesday's 4 p.m. trading deadline, but none good enough to pry the top-five wideout away from the Browns, league sources said. With the way Gordon has been playing, it would take a first-round receiver to replace him. It's..." October 30
Will replace punt returner Travis Benjamin, who is out for the season RT @RapSheet: Browns are signing WR Armanti Edwards, per source
#Browns Travis Benjamin tore his ACL and will require surgery, Chud announced.
#Browns Chud states obvious: QB Jason Campbell will start Sunday vs. Ravens.
#Browns receiver and punt returner Travis Benjamin's torn ACL is in his right knee.