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The number of drug tests Josh Gordon has taken since 2012 is ridiculous

Jim Racalto Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon is currently suspended for ten games this season, a number that was lowered last month when the NFL revised their substance-abuse policy. Gordon has gotten a bad rap in the media for supposed “drug problems”, but still claims he hasn’t smoked marijuana since he entered the NFL, and his last […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of...
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Josh Gordon says NFL’s drug policy is harrassment

If you expected Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon to lay low while he serves his suspension, you would have been wrong. In an interview with ESPN the Magazine, Gordon made some… interesting statements. First of all he claims that he hasn’t smoked marijuana since entering the NFL: Josh Gordon was assigned a horse to bond with in rehab. "It's definitely some...
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ESPN piece documents Josh Gordon’s drug tests

The great Liz Merrill has a piece in the soon-to-be released “Cleveland Issue” of ESPN The Magazine which chronicles Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon, his struggles with marijuana, and the tests he is forced to endure under the NFL’s substance abuse program. Josh Gordon has two hours to pee in a cup. To prepare, he is drinking a bottle of water — natural spring...
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Ben St

Browns running back Ben Tate is practicing Tuesday and seems to have recovered from the knee injury he suffered in Week 1. Keep in mind Tate missed Weeks 2 and 3 and the team had a bye in Week 4. Fantasy Spin:Head coach Mike Pettine has said he'll start if he's healthy. Still with the performances of Isaiah Crowell and Terrance West, we don't know how big a share of the...
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Cleveland Browns QB Johnny Manziel named NFL’s most disappointing rookie so far

There’s an old saying in the NFL: Teams can’t win a championship in September, but they certainly can lose one. Translation? Getting off to a good start doesn’t ensure late-season success, but struggling out of the gates almost guarantees that a team won’t be playing in January. That’s why taking a moment to look at the state of the NFL one-fourth of the way through the...
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Cleveland Browns’ Ben Tate Returning to Starting Lineup is Not a Problem

Ben Tate returning to the starting running back position gives the Cleveland Browns offense all the ammunition it needs—well, until Josh Gordon returns after Week 10. Tate was back on the practice field Tuesday and will resume his role as the team’s No. 1 back after missing two weeks with a sprained knee, coach Mike […] The post Cleveland Browns’ Ben Tate Returning to Starting...
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Browns fans leave kids at home to tailgate

According to, some Browns fans left their children at a house so they could go and tailgate with some there fans prior to the Browns’ week three match up against the Ravens. Three Maple Heights parents left five children unattended at a home on the 14000 block of Corrindon Avenue to tailgate at the Sept. 21 Browns game, police reports say. The children were between...
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Panthers Signing RB Chris Ogbonnaya

Jason La Canfora reports that the Panthers are signing former Browns RB Chris Ogbonnaya to a contract. Ogbonnaya, 28, worked out for the Panthers last week, and given the amount of injuries they have sustained at the running back position, it’s not surprising to see them sign someone to a contract Monday. It’s worth mentioning that Carolina released RB Tauren Poole on Monday...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns sticking with Brian Hoyer at QB

The Cleveland Browns are not quite ready to turn to Johnny Manziel as their quarterback. Instead the Browns will stick with Brian Hoyer as they exit their bye week. The Browns are 1-2 this season with Hoyer under center and given what the veteran has to work with his completion percentage of 64.2 and 7.53 YPA are more than anyone could have hoped for. Hoyer has thrown three...
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Cleveland Browns: Are Andrew Hawkins and Taylor Gabriel Ready for Prime Time?

Since the Cleveland Browns learned about the suspension of star wide receiver, Josh Gordon, the team has been looking for answers for their understaffed receiving core. The team signed and cut veterans like Nate Burleson, Anthony Armstrong and Earl Bennett, while grabbing undrafted rookies like Willie Snead, Jonathan Krause and Chandler Jones, but the one who has made the biggest...
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Cleveland Browns Bye Week Couldn’t Have Come At Better Time

While it’s never satisfying to see the Cleveland Browns sitting at 1-2, I will say it’s satisfying to see them competitive enough to push each game to the limit and to have clearly improved as a team. I have enjoyed listening to the Browns player’s thoughts so far and it’s simple yet refreshing – there […] The post Cleveland Browns Bye Week Couldn’t Have Come At Better...
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Ohio State coach bodyslams fan running onto the field (Video)

I cannot stand when fans run onto the football field and make a scene, so this video made me a little happy. Anthony Schlegal the former 3rd round pick of the New York Jets and current assistant Strength and Conditioning coach bodyslammed a fan running onto the field. Here is the video what do you […] The post Ohio State coach bodyslams fan running onto the field (Video) appeared...
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Cleveland Browns debatable Power Rankings slot; Olivia Munn stunning photos, more

It finally feels like fall. We’re firmly into the NFL season as the first set of bye weeks have begun and we’re getting an idea of who are the contenders and who are the pretenders. Here are the best cover32 columns from the past week for you to enjoy. National Columns - Power Rankings: How all 32 teams in the NFL stack up after Week 3 (READ) - QB Ratings: Ranking every starting...
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Photos: Johnny Manziel Is At AT&T Stadium For Texas A&M-Arkansas

The Cleveland Browns have a bye this week. So, naturally, Johnny Manziel is not spending his off weekend in Ohio.  The Heisman winner is not in Las Vegas or Miami, though (not yet, anyway). The most famous player in the history of Texas A&M football is at AT&T Stadium to watch his former team take on Arkansas.  Johnny Manziel is in the house.
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Cleveland Browns Wide Receiver Andrew Hawkins Seizing Opportunity

Cleveland Browns receiver Andrew Hawkins is seizing the opportunity afforded by the myriad of personnel disasters in the team’s passing game, dating all the way back to the 2014 NFL draft. The defining event of the Browns’ off-season broke before the confetti from Johnny Football mania even had a chance to hit the ground in...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss
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