Posts Tagged ‘Cleveland Browns’

Johnny Manziel throws with 13 NFL teams watching at University of San Diego’s pro day

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Johnny Manziel got an audience with some NFL teams, albeit by a stroke of some luck. Johnny Manziel worked out at the University of San Diego’s pro day on Thursday, throwing to two USD receivers he has been working out with, and 13 NFL teams were in attendance according to 247Sports.

Manziel throws in front of scouts from 12 teams

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Johnny Manziel threw in front of scouts from 12 NFL teams on Thursday during the University of San Diego's pro day. The 2012 Heisman Trophy winner last played in the NFL with the Cleveland Browns in 2015 after being selected by the team in the first round in 2014. The Browns were among the teams in attendance as Manziel made 38 throws in a light rain.

E.J. Gaines set for visits with Jets, Browns

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

E.J. Gaines spent the first three years of his NFL career in the same cornerback group as Trumaine Johnson with the Rams and he’ll be visiting Johnson’s new team on Thursday. Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports that Gaines is visiting with the Jets on Thursday. In addition to signing Johnson, the Jets also re-signed Morris Claiborne this month and Gaines would give them a solid set of cornerbacks to throw at opposing passing games.

Saquon Barkley Skips Penn State Pro Day Workout

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Saquon Barkley did not work out at Penn State's pro day on Tuesday, according to ESPN. "I woke up this morning and that was the game plan," Barkley said, according to ESPN. At last month's scouting combine, Barkley ran the 40-yard dash in 4.40 seconds, posted a 41-inch vertical leap and pressed 29 reps on the bench press.

Joe Thomas cracks jokes at Cleveland Browns’ expense during retirement press conference

Monday, March 19th, 2018

Left tackle Joe Thomas has heard all those Cleveland Browns jokes people have been making for the last 11 years. On Monday, he sat down for his retirement press conference ready to unleash a few jokes of his own. Throughout his Browns career they were the laughingstock of the NFL and if you can’t beat ’em, join em.

Browns tackle Joe Thomas calls it a career

Monday, March 19th, 2018

Joe Thomas joked about his former coaches, thanked many of his ex-teammates and playfully referred to himself as a mushroom. ''It is with all of this that I must say goodbye,'' Thomas said, his eyes welling with tears. Thomas, the No. 3 pick in the 2007 draft, formally bid farewell in an afternoon celebration at the Browns' training facility.

Eyeing a QB, Jets trade up to No. 3 pick

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

After missing out on coveted free-agent quarterback Kirk Cousins, who signed with the Minnesota Vikings, the Jets signed Teddy Bridgewater and brought back Josh McCown as short-term solutions at QB, but with the trade they made with the Colts on Saturday

Browns G.M.: Saquon Barkley “not necessarily” off radar with Hyde signing

Friday, March 16th, 2018

Because while many think the Browns wouldn’t dare draft running back Saquon Barkley first overall after signing veteran free agent Carlos Hyde, Dorsey wanted to make sure people didn’t think that, or at least create the impression that he doesn’t. “Not necessarily,” Dorsey said, via Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer.

Trade reunites McCourtys, brings Jason to Devin’s Patriots

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

The McCourty twins are back together. The Cleveland Browns traded cornerback Jason McCourty to the New England Patriots on Thursday, reuniting him with his brother Devin. The Browns also sent a seventh-round pick to the Patriots to get a sixth-rounder in return.

Browns tackle Thomas announces retirement

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Cleveland Browns mainstay Joe Thomas has announced his retirement after an 11-year NFL career that will almost certainly earn him a place in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. Thomas, a 10-time Pro Bowl left tackle, played in every snap for the Browns from when he was drafted in 2007 until he suffered a triceps injury in October 2017. "This was an extremely difficult decision, but the right one for me and my family," Thomas said.