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    Baker Mayfield: It wouldn’t be fun to go against Myles Garrett, Jadeveon Clowney

    USA TODAY Sports The Browns set out to revamp their defense this offseason, bringing in several key free agents and draft picks. He may not be the best player the Browns acquired, but defensive lineman Jadeveon Clowney is likely one of the most consequential. The 2014 No. 1 overall pick is...
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    Report: Baker Mayfield, Browns have had no substantive talks yet

    Getty Images Who goes first? Baker Mayfield‘s camp is in no hurry to get the quarterback a mega extension. Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports the Browns and Mayfield’s representation have had no substantive talks and negotiations could stretch into the season. “The lines of...
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    Kareem Hunt thinks he and Nick Chubb can both reach 1,000 yards in 2021

    Getty Images There was a point last season where it seemed a near certainty that Cleveland running backs Nick Chubb and Kareem Hunt would both reach 1,000 yards rushing. In early December, even Browns RBs coach Stump Mitchell said it was “going to happen.” Chubb and Hunt each had over 1,000...
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    Kareem Hunt on Nick Chubb: “Pay that man”

    Getty Images The Browns have a few players up for contract extensions. Quarterback Baker Mayfield‘s agent said this week that he thinks the 2018 No. 1 overall pick’s new deal could get done this summer. But with his fifth-year option, Mayfield is still under contract through 2022. That’s not...
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    Devin Bush: It’s gonna be fun facing three Heisman QBs twice a year

    Getty Images Steelers linebacker Devin Bush is on track to be fully recovered from last year’s torn ACL in time for the start of training camp next month and that means he’s also on track to be back in a central spot in the Pittsburgh defense. Assuming he remains healthy for the entire season...
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    Kareem Hunt: “Very good test” to open with Chiefs

    Getty Images Browns running back Kareem Hunt said on Thursday that he believes the team are “real contenders” in the AFC this season and that he feels “we can beat anybody in the NFL” this season. They’ll get a great chance to prove both those points in the opening week of the regular season...
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    Jadeveon Clowney: I don’t mind playing outside or inside

    Getty Images The Browns made several moves to improve their defense over the offseason, including signing lineman Jadeveon Clowney. Adding the 2014 No. 1 overall pick to a line that already included 2017 No. 1 overall pick Myles Garrett should boost Cleveland’s run defense, as well as its pass...
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    Browns DC: It feels like we got two first-round picks on defense

    Getty Images The Browns made several moves to improve their defense this offseason, including selecting cornerback Greg Newsome and linebacker Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah with their first two picks on the draft. Newsome was the 26th overall pick in the first round and Owusu-Koramoah was the 52nd...
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    Baker Mayfield’s agent thinks contract will get done this summer

    Getty Images Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield said earlier this month that he isn’t in a rush to sign a contract extension, but one of his agents does not think he’s going to have to wait too long. Jack Mills told Tony Grossi of WKNR that he doesn’t feel the need to wait for Bills quarterback...
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    Austin Hooper expects more fun, added wrinkles from Browns offense

    Getty Images The Browns wrapped up their offseason program last week with a three-day mandatory minicamp that saw many of the team’s offensive players make their only appearance in Cleveland this spring. Workouts in Austin, Texas were the way most of those players spent the rest of the...
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    Report: Sheldon Richardson took less money from Vikings than Browns were offering

    Getty Images When Sheldon Richardson signed with the Vikings last week, he reportedly eschewed a better offer from the Browns. Mary Kay Cabot of cleveland.com reports that the Browns offered Richardson more money than the one-year, $3.6 million contract he signed with the Vikings. The report...
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    Brandon Bolden changes to No. 25, to honor his grandfather, Frank Pitts

    USA TODAY Sports Patriots running back Brandon Bolden, who has racked up two Super Bowl rings during his time in New England, has a family member who previously won one of them. When Bolden returns to the NFL in 2021 after opting out in 2020, he’ll be honoring that family member. Bolden’s...
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    Alex Van Pelt “definitely” notices a level of confidence from Baker Mayfield

    USA TODAY Sports In 2019, Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield had the wrong coaching staff. In 2020, he had the right one. Mayfield consistently improved throughout the 2020 season, fulfilling his potential as a franchise quarterback while flourishing under first-year head coach Kevin Stefanski...
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    Browns DC Joe Woods confident new faces will jell this summer

    Getty Images Joe Woods is heading into his second season as the Browns’ defensive coordinator, but this year’s unit doesn’t look a lot like the one he oversaw last year. The Browns signed free agents like John Johnson, Jadeveon Clowney, Anthony Walker, Troy Hill, Malik Jackson and Takk...
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    Who signs first: Lamar Jackson, Baker Mayfield, or Josh Allen?

    Getty Images Ravens coach John Harbaugh got it right the other day when he said that it’s basically a “done deal” that quarterback Lamar Jackson will sign a second contract. Jackson will indeed get a second deal. As will Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield and Bills quarterback Josh Allen...
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