Tagged: ‘Cleveland Browns’

Ex-Steelers CB Justin Gilbert suspension extended from 4 games to a full year
June 21st, 2017 at 6:24 AM
***PHOTO1*** Scott R. Galvin-USA TODAY Sports There is no denying Justin Gilbert is a talented football player. You don't become a first round draft pick for nothing, and when the Cleveland Browns took Gilbert it looked as if they had found a corner who would...

Report: Justin Gilbert suspended for one year
June 20th, 2017 at 5:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** Little has gone right during cornerback Justin Gilbert's career since the Browns made him a first-round pick in the 2014 draft and that won't be changing in 2017. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Gilbert has been suspended for a year by the NFL. There's no word on which...

The comparisons between Mike Sullivan and Mike Tomlin reveal the fickle nature of Pittsburgh fans
June 20th, 2017 at 10:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports I want to start this article with the simple fact I am a Pittsburgh sports fan. I don't just like, and write about, the Steelers, but also am a rabid fan of the Penguins and Pirates. While following all three...

Bud Carson wins lifetime achievement award for assistant coaches
June 19th, 2017 at 2:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** Bud Carson, the architect of the Steel Curtain, won the 2017 Paul "Dr. Z" Zimmerman Award. The award, announced Monday, is given by the Pro Football Writers of America for lifetime achievement as an assistant coach. Carson becomes the 10th recipient of ... Read Original Post at Sports Media...

John Wooten proud of growing NFL diversity
June 19th, 2017 at 7:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** At least in title, Doug Williams is now in charge of personnel in Washington. And for the man who has fought for opportunities for minorities in football, it marked a high point, so far. Via Peter King of, Fritz Pollard Alliance chairman John Wooten felt a since of pride...