Posts Tagged ‘Cleveland Browns’

How is Giannis Antetokounmpo so bad at swinging a baseball bat?

Monday, July 15th, 2019

And there's Washington cornerback Josh Norman, who literally jumped over a charging bull during the running of the bulls in Spain last week — a feat that would have left the vast majority of the human population hospitalized or worse. Giannis at the bat And then there's Milwaukee Bucks forward and NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, who did this in a batting cage in a video shared by the New York Yankees on Monday. That was ...

Joe Schobert returns home, gives back once again with annual football camp

Sunday, July 14th, 2019

With barely a cloud in the sky on Saturday afternoon, kids and high schoolers flocked to Waukesha West High School to learn from one of its former standouts. For the second consecutive year, former Wisconsin walk-on turned Big Ten Linebacker of the Year turned NFL Pro Bowler Joe Schobert hosted his camp at the high school where he now has a jersey retired. The inspiration to start the event came from a former Badgers teammate.

Odell Beckham Jr. challenges Aaron Rodgers, Patrick Mahomes after throwing epic pass

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

How talented is Cleveland Browns receiver Odell Beckham Jr.? After video emerged or Beckham unleashing a monstrous pass, Beckham decided to challenge Aaron Rodgers and Patrick Mahomes to a throw-off. While Beckham's displays are impressive, we would still take both Rodgers and Mahomes in an arm strength competition.

Fired Browns head coach Hue Jackson wants a third chance at coaching

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

Remember Hue Jackson? The coach that the Cleveland Browns fired after going 3-36-1? Jackson was on Charlotte's WFNZ 102.5 FM on Wednesday and discussed his desire to be a head coach again, or any kind of NFL coach.

Lane Johnson went to school on pass blocking technique from Joe Thomas

Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

Most film watched by players though doesn't contain an audio track of that player explaining why he's doing the things he's doing. So when a chance to learn from one of the best players at his position over the last decade in just such a situation was presented, Philadelphia Eagles right tackle Lane Johnson didn't waste the opportunity. In a video posted on Twitter by former offensive lineman and NFL Network analyst Brian Baldinger, Johnson said he copied the technique of former Cleveland Browns left tackle Joe Thomas after seeing him discuss his technique to combat power rushes with Baldinger.

Browns RB Duke Johnson fires agent amid unmet trade-demand dispute

Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

The Duke Johnson saga got a new chapter when the Cleveland Browns running back fired his agent Kristin Campbell. Campbell confirmed the news that NFL Network originally reported on Tuesday with I am very proud that we were able to secure him a lucrative extension during our time with him,'' Campbell told via text message.

Baker Mayfield closes out Browns offseason by marrying Emily Wilkinson

Monday, July 8th, 2019

Baker Mayfield is closing out the offseason as a newlywed after exchanging vows with girlfriend Emily Wilkinson over the weekend. The Cleveland Browns quarterback confirmed the news of his wedding Sunday on his Instagram story, per USA Today, and was joined by former Oklahoma teammates at the celebration. "What's up everybody?

Ryan Leaf advises NFL rookies: ‘Look at yourself as CEO of a Fortune 500 company’

Friday, June 28th, 2019

There are few players and people like Ryan Leaf. In just over 20 years, Leaf went from the heralded No. 2 pick in the 1998 draft and hopeful face of the San Diego Chargers franchise to drug addiction, prison and, now, a fully self-aware man willing to share his story to anyone who will listen. Leaf was on NFL Network's “Good Morning Football” and was asked by co-host and fellow former NFL player Nate Burleson what words he has for players like Arizona Cardinals' Kyler Murray and Cleveland's Baker Mayfield, the last two No. 1 picks.

Baker Mayfield honors ROY bet between Saquon Barkley with diamond-encrusted chain

Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

Baker Mayfield is a man of his word. The Cleveland Browns quarterback honored his Offensive Rookie of the Year bet with New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley by giving the former Penn State star an iced-out chain paying tribute to Barkley's larger than life quads. “It's for a chain,” Barkley said in February.

Former NFL head coach Jeff Fisher on Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.’s New York Giants comments: ‘You can understand where it’s coming from’

Friday, June 21st, 2019

Former NFL head coach Jeff Fisher and NFL Network's David Carr weigh in on Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.'s recent comments about his time with the New York Giants.