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Browns release veteran DT Richardson in salary-cap move

Apr. 16, 2021 16:56 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — This off-season remodeling of the Browns' defense includes a surprising removal. Veteran tackle Sheldon Richardson's contract was terminated on Friday, a head-scratching move that creates more salary-cap space but also a hole in the middle of...

NFL teams drafting, changing QBs at dizzying pace

Apr. 16, 2021 12:52 PM EDT

One after another, quarterbacks once believed to be franchise cornerstones after being top five draft picks changed addresses this offseason in staggering succession. Matthew Stafford and Jared Goff switched teams in a swap of former No. 1 overall picks. Carson Wentz and...

Clowney signs with Browns, wants to 'dominate' with Garrett

Apr. 14, 2021 20:24 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — As he considered his next stop in the NFL, Jadeveon Clowney said there was something about the Browns that made them very appealing. “They're winning,” he said. They are now, and Clowney wants to help them win it all. ...

Rockers Kings of Leon to perform on first night of NFL draft

Apr. 14, 2021 19:38 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kings of Leon will help kick off NFL draft activities on a stage close to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame later this month. The Grammy Award-winning band will open the festivities on April 29 with a performance as the draft returns to a more normal...

Raiders agree to extension with LT Kolton Miller

Mar. 30, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

The Las Vegas Raiders have agreed to a contract extension with left tackle Kolton Miller that will keep him locked up through the 2025 season. The deal reached Tuesday was announced by Miller’s agents at Octagon Football. The total contract tacks on three additional...

Return man: WR Higgins ready to 'run it back' with Browns

Mar. 26, 2021 15:04 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Rashard Higgins insists he has moved on from his critical game-swinging fumble in the playoffs. He couldn't leave the Browns. Higgins, who made a costly turnover while trying to score in last season's playoff loss to Kansas City,...

Walker: Browns 'perfect fit' after leaving Colts

Mar. 22, 2021 21:20 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Anthony Walker walked on to Northwestern's campus for his only college visit and knew it was where he belonged. He felt the same last week when he met with the Browns. “I thought it was the perfect fit, honestly,” the middle...

AP source: Browns agree to terms with former Rams CB Hill

Mar. 18, 2021 19:15 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns continued to upgrade their secondary by agreeing to terms on a contract with free agent cornerback Troy Hill, a person familiar with the negotiations told the Associated Press on Thursday. Cleveland needed depth and versatility at the...

AP source: Browns signing S Johnson, edge rushers elusive

Mar. 15, 2021 21:29 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Weakened by injuries and lacking experienced depth, the Browns' secondary was a major problem throughout last season. John Johnson III should help fix it. A dependable playmaker for the Los Angeles Rams, Johnson agreed Monday to...

Lamar Jackson among the QBs next up for a new contract

Mar. 09, 2021 15:00 PM EST

Now that Dak Prescott got his record-breaking contract, Lamar Jackson, Josh Allen and Baker Mayfield are in line to top it. Baltimore Ravens general Eric DeCosta said Tuesday he’s had conversations with Jackson but the two sides haven’t started official negotiations....