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Mike Pettine and First Impressions: Training Camp Notes 07.30.15

It’s officially (almost) that time, Browns fans. On Thursday, our team in orange and brown gathered in Berea for the first official day of training camp. Following the two-hour practice, Head Coach Mike Pettine talked with the media, sharing his take on the day overall—and on some specific members of the team. The high points? • Wait and see. • Terrelle Pryor at WR? Definitely...
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Pettine: Rookie Ifo Ekpre-Olomu shelved for 2015 season

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine says the team's seventh-round pick, cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu will sit out of the 2015 season. Ekpre-Olomu is recovering from tearing his ACL and dislocating his knee nearthe end of his college career. Before the injury, he was considered to be first-round talent. Doctors place his recovery time anywhere from 7-10 months. "Players...
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Cleveland Browns won’t have a final quarterback decision until “game 3-ish”

One certainty surrounding the 2015 NFL season is uncertainty at the quarterback position for the Cleveland Browns. The franchise isn’t ready to give up on mercurial dual-threat option Johnny Manziel, but coach Mike Pettine isn’t committing to the second-year player, either. Cleveland signed Josh McCown during the offseason, and the veteran will provide respectable competition...
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Pettine on Browns GM: 'We're singing from the same hymnal'

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine on Monday attempted to dispel reports that surfaced last week that indicated he and the team’s general manager, Ray Farmer, aren’t on the same page, colorfully illustrating that the two actually work well together by insisting they are “singing from the same hymnal.” The crux of the allegations that...Read More The post Pettine on...
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Tuesday web roundup: Cleveland Browns

Browns' Mike Pettine wants Terrelle Pryor to "focus 1000 percent on ... BEREA, Ohio -- Browns coach Mike Pettine envisions the day when Terrelle Pryor can serve as his emergency third QB. But for now, he just wants him to learn ... Browns Willing To Consider Johnny Manziel As Starting QB Johnny Manziel will enter training camp as the Cleveland Browns' backup quarterback, but...
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Mike Pettine not ruling out Manziel as Browns starter

After a tumultuous offseason, Johnny Manziel might still have a shot to earn the starting quarterback spot for the Cleveland Browns. Speaking with local media, head coach Mike Pettine said “I’m not guaranteeing Josh [McCown] will start against the Jets” on opening day, according to Mary Kay Cabot of The Plain Dealer: #Browns Pettine said McCown is still likely opening...
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Mike Pettine says team is further head in his second year as coach

Cleveland Browns coach Mike Pettine said that he feels the team is further ahead than last year, which was his first as the club's coach. Pettine added that getting all the 'first time' things out of the way makes it a smoother process in year 2. 'You just feel so much further ahead because you're now going through it the second time. It's just like anything. You don't necessarily...
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Browns management Mike Pettine, Ray Farmer at odds

The Cleveland Browns are already having issues, and they haven’t even lost a game yet. According to a report from Tony Grossi of, a “rift” has been brewing between Browns head coach Mike Pettine and general manager Ray Farmer. The issues are said to be the result of the relationship between Farmer and former...Read More
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Rumors of discord between Mike Pettine and Ray Farmer over staff member’s release

Now these are the Browns we know and love — dysfunction, in-house battles, utter chaos — that’s the good stuff. Er, maybe. Head coach Mike Pettine and general manager Ray Farmer are rumored to be at odds over the recent release of former director of player engagement Jamil Northcutt, per Tony Grossi. Northcutt was hired last April, replacing former Browns tight end Aaron...
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Three reasons the Cleveland Browns will reach the playoffs in 2015

As year two of the Mike Pettine’s tenure is about to begin, there are great expectations of this Browns team. There are even some experts who think that this team can compete with the Steelers, Ravens, and Bengals. The AFC North Division is one of the toughest divisions in all of the NFL. These teams year-in and year-out beat each other up with physical defenses and smash-mouth...
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