Weekly Rewind: Browns eliminate Sammy Watkins; keeping Alex Mack?

The Browns continued their free-agency revamp with the signing of veteran WR Nate Burleson. Sammy Watkins? Forget about it. It looks more and more like the #4 overall pick will be used on a quarterback. Meanwhile, the Cleveland front-office is talking a big game regarding stud center Alex Mack. But do they truly appreciate him if they haven’t offered him a long-term contract...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions will face Burleson in preseason opener

The Detroit Lions will face Nate Burleson's new team, the Cleveland Browns, in the preseason opener at Ford Field during the week of August 7-10. Burleson spent the last four years with the Lions before getting released during the offseason and signing a free-agent deal with the Browns. The NFL released each team's preseason opponents Wednesday. Exact dates and times will...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Burleson Headed To The Dog Pound

Former Detroit Lions wide receiver, Nate Burleson, has agreed to a one-year deal with the Cleveland Browns. Burleson has missed a total of 17 games over the past two seasons with the Lions. Over 9 games in 2013 he was able to rack up 39 receptions for 461 yards. Even though Burleson is clearly in the downturn of his career, he should be able to fit in nicely at the slot for the Browns...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Burleson Wants To Mentor Josh Gordon

New Browns wide receiver Nate Burleson is one of the good guys in the NFL, so Cleveland got more than just depth on the roster. Burleson has played along side some really good wide receivers, including Randy Moss and Detroit Lions star Calvin Johnson.  Burleson told the Cleveland Plain Dealer that Gordon can be a star in the NFL and he’d like the opportunity to mentor the sometimes...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns News: Nate Burleson signs one-year deal with Cleveland

The Cleveland Browns have signed veteran free agent wide receiver Nate Burleson. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported the deal Sunday. Browns GM Ray Farmer later confirmed the signing.Farmer released the following statement on Monday:“We’re happy to welcome Nate to the Browns locker room and family. We added Nate because we believe he can play like a Brown, with the added...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Sorting out the Browns wide receiver situation

The Browns announced the signing of Nate Burleson on Sunday night. Burleson will be 33 when the season begins. He has had a nice NFL career, but at this point he isn’t exactly the threat opposite Gordon that would make the Browns a dangerous offense. (Quarterback notwithstanding.) The Browns currently have the following receivers on the roster: Josh Gordon, Nate Burleson Greg Little...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns land wide receiver Nate Burleson to a one year deal

The Cleveland Browns were linked to Nate Burleson the former Detroit Lions wide receiver, who has been a busy man over the past several days, traveling to both Miami and Cleveland before making his decision.  Well according to his agent Ken Sarnoff Nate Burleson is a Cleveland Brown. According to Pro Football Talk: Receiver Nate Burleson has […] The post Cleveland Browns land...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns strike deal with free-agent wide receiver Nate Burleson, agent says

Nate Burleson has been the butt of many pizza-delivery jokes, but the Browns won’t care as long as he delivers for them. The Browns struck a deal tonight on a one-year contract with Burleson, his agent, Ken Sarnoff, said. The team later confirmed an agreement had been reached. Financial terms were not immediately disclosed. With the move, the Browns bolstered the depth of their...
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

What does the Nate Burleson signing do for the Cleveland Browns draft outlook? Nothing, this is the guys 12th year in the NFL.

The Cleveland Browns signed veteran wide receiver Nate Burleson to a one year deal. Burleson played for the Detroit Lions for and had one of the NFL’s highest reception rates, catching 73.6 percent of the passes thrown to him by Matthew Stafford. Burleson  was released by the Lions, as a salary cap move. He has played for the Lions, the Seattle Seahawks and the Minnesota Vikings...
Via Cleveland Sports 360
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns sign veteran receiver Nate Burleson

BEREA, OHIO --€“ The Cleveland Browns have agreed to terms with veteran free agent Nate Burleson, General Manager Ray Farmer announced Sunday night. Burleson, a 6-foot, 198-pound wide receiver entering his 12th NFL season out of Nevada, has played in 135 regular-season games, with 103 starts. He has 457 career receptions for 5,630 yards (12.3 avg.) with 39 touchdowns. He also has...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

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