Latest Kevin Stefanski News

Browns rookie LB Owusu-Koramoah placed on COVID-19 list

Jul. 25, 2021 17:17 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns rookie linebacker Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah will miss the start of his first NFL training camp after being placed on the COVID-19 list Sunday, The second-round pick from Notre Dame reported Saturday with the team's other first-year players and...

Expectations soar in Cleveland after 2021 playoff appearance

Jul. 24, 2021 11:27 AM EDT

CLEVELAND BROWNS (12-6) CAMP SITE: Berea, Ohio LAST YEAR: Finally, the breakthrough. Despite a lack of traditional offseason due to the COVID-19 pandemic, first-year coach Kevin Stefanski helped the Browns end 18-year playoff drought. Then, with...

Analysis: How the NFL got through the pandemic and to 2021

Jul. 24, 2021 11:08 AM EDT

Saying the NFL is America's most popular sport isn't exactly brainiac territory. Arguing that it also dealt most successfully with the dangers and restrictions caused by COVID-19 should be just as obvious. So as training camps open — on time — in preparation for the...

Browns QB Mayfield not stressing about contract situation

Jul. 21, 2021 15:03 PM EDT

GATES MILLS, Ohio (AP) — Baker Mayfield is letting everyone else stress over his contract situation and future with the Browns. He's got other priorities. “I'm about winning,” Mayfield said Tuesday while hosting more than 300 youngsters at his...

Browns QB Mayfield in 'no rush' with contract extension

Jun. 16, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Along with everything else, Baker Mayfield is practicing patience this summer. The Cleveland Browns quarterback, whose strong 2020 season seemingly ended any debate about whether he can lead the franchise over the long term, said Wednesday that he's...

Beckham back, Clowney on field for first time at Browns camp

Jun. 15, 2021 18:39 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Jadeveon Clowney finally introduced himself to new teammates. Odell Beckham Jr. looked further along in his speedy recovery following reconstructive knee surgery. Coach Kevin Stefanski received another award for a 2020 season not to be forgotten. And...

WR Darius Slayton OK with Giants taking Toney in first round

Jun. 10, 2021 18:19 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Darius Slayton isn't overly concerned the New York Giants took wide receiver Kadarius Toney in the first round of the NFL draft and signed receivers Kenny Golladay and John Ross as free agents. The third-year wide receiver had 50 catches for...

Comeback corner: Browns' Williams progressing from injury

Jun. 09, 2021 15:47 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns cornerback Greedy Williams has passed every major medical checkpoint in his comeback from a season-ending injury. He's still got a big one to tackle — literally. After missing all last season with a nerve injury in his...

Browns staffer Brownson suspended for DUI, will not lose job

Jun. 09, 2021 15:27 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns chief of staff Callie Brownson has been suspended by the team but will not lose her job after an arrest for drunken driving. Brownson, one of just a handful of female coaches in the NFL, pleaded no contest Tuesday in a Brunswick court...

Browns staffer Brownson charged with drunken driving

Jun. 08, 2021 20:23 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Browns chief of staff Callie Brownson could face discipline from the team and the NFL for drunken driving charges. One of just a handful of female coaches in the league, Brownson was arrested last month with a blood-alcohol level twice the...