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David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 11: Steelers Versus Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers went to First Energy Stadium in Cleveland on Sunday and did something they haven’t done since the opening game of the season. They won on the road. The Steelers raised their record to 5-5 and moved back into a first place tie in the AFC North defeating…



Elias Explains Decision To Not Give James Harrison A Half A Sack

When the Pittsburgh Steelers defense sacked Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott in the third quarter of Sunday’s loss, I initially thought that linebacker James Harrison was going to be credited with a half a sack on the play and thus tie Jason Gildon for the all-time franchise sack record. That…


Film Room: Cleveland Browns’ Offensive Scouting Report

This year, Josh Carney and I will break down the opposing team’s defense in our weekly scouting report. Like last year, I will be looking at the opposing team in a more broad, scheme-approach. Josh will have a closer eye on the individual players. Today, the Cleveland Browns’ offense. Alex’s Scheme Report…


Browns Injury Report: CB Joe Haden Limited On Thursday

The Cleveland Browns have now released their Thursday injury report ahead of Sunday’s home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and it includes one significant development. First, not practicing again on Thursday were tackle Joe Thomas (knee) and cornerback Tramon Williams (knee). Thomas, however, is expected to play Sunday against the…


Browns Injury Report: Two Players Sit Out Wednesday

The Cleveland Browns have now released their first injury report ahead of Sunday’s home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and it shows that only two players failed to practice on Wednesday. Sitting out Wednesday’s session were tackle Joe Thomas (knee) and defensive back Tramon Williams (knee). Thomas will undoubtedly play Sunday…




Ravens Steamroll Browns In Second Half To Kick Off Week 10

The Baltimore Ravens beat the Cleveland Browns 28-7 Thursday night at home to kick-off Week 10 of the 2016 regular season In the win, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco completed 30 of his 41 total pass attempts for 296 yards with 3 touchdowns and 2 interceptions. The Ravens trailed the Browns…


Steelers Unlikely To Dip Their Toes In Trade Frenzy

It’s been a couple unusually active days in the NFL But with the trade deadline looming, November 1st, it’s not a total shock. We’ve seen the New England Patriots make a flurry of moves. They acquired linebacker Kyle Van Noy from the Detroit Lions and then ship out tight end…


Browns Claim Jonathan Cooper Off Waivers, Place Joel Bitonio On IR

Every week, it becomes difficult to imagine things getting much worse for the Cleveland Browns, and yet it keeps happening. The latest export from the Factory of Sadness featured yet another offensive lineman going down, this time one of their mainstays, and this time for a stint on injured reserve….


Ravens To Be Shorthanded Once Again At OLB

When the Baltimore Ravens take the field tomorrow in Cleveland, they will be doing so a bit short-handed at the critical pass-rushing position. Starter Elvis Dumervil is still trying to recover from offseason surgery, having already been ruled out again for week two after missing the season opener as well….


Browns Wipe Slate Clean Of Past First-Round Busts

Over the course of the past couple of weeks, the Cleveland Browns have traded not one, but two fairly recent top-10 draft picks for late-round draft picks in exchange. Even the Pittsburgh Steelers happened to get one of them a couple of days back when they forfeited a 2018 sixth-round…


Ranking The Rooms: AFC North OL

Now that we’ve had a look at the tight end rooms around the AFC North, we shift to the trenches and take a look on the offensive side of the ball with the offensive line. In recent years this group has been an area for all four teams in the…