Browns Ahtyba Rubin May Need Surgery As Defensive Line Injuries Pile Up


Cleveland Browns Ahtyba Rubin (Nose Tackle) may end up needing ankle surgery.  From the sound of the below quote from Browns Head Coach Mike Pettine, it sounds like they expect at least one doctor to recommend surgery: “We did get another opinion,” Pettine said “We’re just awaiting word back on it. I haven’t heard [surgery] […]

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Cleveland Browns Get Jagged in Jacksonville


CLEVELAND, OH – Words can’t really describe what the Cleveland Browns did on the field Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field, but I’m going to try. Just when you thought the Browns had turned a corner in the National Football League, Sunday happened. Here are my news and notes from the embarrassing 24-6 road […]


Yahoo – Johnny who? Brian Hoyer becoming the man in Cleveland


A Browns quarterback has captivated the city of Cleveland, vaulting the team to a 3-2 record with his creative play and lifting his jersey sales to fifth in the NFL. And along the way, he’s created a ripple of controversy with comments that have ignited concern about whether Cleveland will be able keep him long-term. […]


NFL.com – Kyle Shanahan behind Brian Hoyer’s Browns success


Kyle Shanahan is at it again. As Washington Redskins play-caller two years ago, Shanahan slow-played the other 31 NFL teams in August, only to unfurl a masterpiece of pistol formations, run-option reads, play-action fakes and screens designed to take advantage of Robert Griffin III’s unique talents. Shanahan’s scheme was so successful that football’s éminence grise, […]


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PFF – Browns Joel Bitonio Ranked #1 Among Rookie Guards


According to Pro Football Focus, Browns Rookie Joel Bitonio is ranked highest among rookie Guards. He’s actually ranked the highest in almost every measurable for linemen. He’s ranked 3rd overall among all Guards, including veterans. On the overall list, John Greco is ranked 7th. Shawn is the Editor-In-Chief and Lead Writer for Dawg Pound Nation. He’s […]