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Browns WR Landry recovering from hip surgery

Thursday, February 20th, 2020

The Cleveland Browns expect Pro Bowl wide receiver Jarvis Landry to be ready for the 2020 season following hip surgery. The team announced Thursday that Landry underwent surgery on Feb. 4, performed by Dr. Chris Larson in Minnesota. Landry, who has never missed a game in his six-year career, shared two videos on Instagram about the surgery.

Jarvis Landry has hip surgery, changed his mind after feeling pain at Pro Bowl

Thursday, February 20th, 2020

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry announced on Thursday morning that he'd recently undergone surgery to repair his injured hip. Landry posted a video to Instagram to update the world on his status, and it included a surprising amount of information — including some footage of what seems to be his his surgeon walking him through him through the procedure. The news that Landry had undergone hip surgery was pretty surprising, since he'd been adamant over the past few months about surgery being a last resort.

NFL free agent Greg Robinson jailed in Texas on pot charge

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

NFL offensive tackle Greg Robinson was being held Wednesday in a Texas jail on a pending drug distribution charge from a federal agency, records show. Robinson, 27, was booked Tuesday, according to El Paso County jail records. The former Auburn University standout was drafted second overall in 2014, by the St. Louis Rams.

NFL free agent Greg Robinson jailed in Texas on pot charge

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

NFL offensive tackle Greg Robinson was being held Wednesday in a Texas jail on a pending drug distribution charge from a federal agency, records show. Robinson, 27, was booked Tuesday, according to El Paso County jail records. Robinson faces a charge of possessing marijuana with intention to sell it, the jail log shows.

Browns lineman Greg Robinson arrested for marijuana possession

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Greg Robinson was arrested by border control Monday for possession of a lot of marijuana, according to TMZ. Robinson, 27, was stopped at the U.S., Mexico border near Sierra Blanca. While TMZ has not specified how much marijuana was found, Robinson was charged with possession with intent to distribute, suggesting authorities discovered quite a bit of marijuana.

Report: Browns OT Robinson facing federal drug charges

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Greg Robinson, the No. 2 overall selection of the 2014 NFL Draft, is facing a federal charge of possession with intent to distribute drugs after his arrest at the Sierra Blanca checkpoint in Texas, near the Mexico border, TMZ reported. The outlet said he was taken into custody on Monday when agents with U.S. Customs and Border Protection discovered he had a large amount of marijuana. TMZ said Wednesday that Robinson was still in custody.

17 Athletes Who Made the Biggest Mistakes Turning Down Big Paydays

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

Such is the case with Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis, who declined a four-year, $146 million extension in January 2020 in the hopes that he could make even more as a free agent, Yahoo! Terrelle Pryor was offered a four-year, $32.5 million deal by the Cleveland Browns — with $17 million guaranteed — and he turned it down, Cleveland.com reported. All-Star shortstop Nomar Garciaparra turned down a four-year, $60 million contract extension with the Boston Red Sox after the team offered him as the bait for a potential trade with the Texas Rangers to acquire Alex Rodriguez, ESPN reported.

Ex-Browns GM backs up Myles Garrett’s timeline on racial slur accusation against Mason Rudolph

Monday, February 17th, 2020

Former Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey entered the revived squabble over Myles Garrett's accusation that Mason Rudolph helped instigate the infamous helmet brawl by using the N-word. In text messages to the Akron Beacon Journal's Nate Ulrich, Dorsey reportedly backed up Garrett's assertion that he told the executive, coaches and Browns defensive tackle Larry Ogunjobi that Rudolph used the slur immediately after the brawl, writing “it's the truth. Ogunjobi also said in December that Garrett told him Rudolph used a slur immediately after the brawl.

Mike Tomlin rips ESPN, says he ‘took offense’ to Myles Garrett’s racial slur accusation

Monday, February 17th, 2020

Tomlin once again defended Mason Rudolph on Monday, skewering both ESPN and Myles Garrett in the process. Tomlin, 47, appeared on ESPN's “First Take,” where he called out the network for allowing Garrett to spread a story Tomlin believes is false. Tomlin reiterated the same defense he used to defend Rudolph on Saturday, saying no member of the Steelers or Cleveland Browns told Tomlin they heard Rudolph utter a racial slur.

Steelers’ Tomlin fully supports Rudolph amid accusation of using racial slur

Monday, February 17th, 2020

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin continues to defend Mason Rudolph against accusations levied by Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett, stating that the quarterback used a racial slur during a Nov. 14 game. Garrett swung a helmet at Rudolph, who was unprotected at the time, leading to an indefinite suspension, and has since been reinstated by the NFL. After his reinstatement, Garrett participated in an interview with ESPN's Outside The Lines, where he alleged Rudolph used a racial slur against him during the Nov. 14 game, which led to him swinging his helmet at the quarterback.