It's summer now. Hot dawg days, long but subtly diminishing. Time for vacations, for roaming far afield, maybe setting up camp.
Well, our Browns have settled on theirs, dispelling murmurs of Central Ohio interest, and reportedly re-committing to Berea through 2039. The team's HQ and training facility will stay in the city-owned site.
And with this week's release of the Browns' training camp schedule, you and yours can steer some part of your summer straight up the striped Beech Street near Baldwin Wallace.
Watch the league's most fascinating roster rally into a rival to reckon with! Join Kitchen's crew getting ready to cook right through the fall schedule and serve up scores and wins deep into winter!
Five years back I enjoyed a sunny August afternoon watching practice with my dad and son, and I'd do it again. I hear the experience is even better now, though there are some enduring downsides. Chief among…
Sixteen years ago, back in that wacky 2002 season, I began an "expansion weblog. " In the first post, my intentions for this first Browns blog culminated with a wish to provide "a contemporaneous account of the first season when the Browns reach the pinnacle and win the Super Bowl. "
Perhaps hundreds of Browns blogs have since come and gone or stayed or morphed into newer forms of engagement. But I haven't given up on that original hope.
And so with the NFL beginning its 2019 league year at 4 p. m. today, it's more possible than ever that we're officially at the outset of such a superlative Browns season.
I feel more hopeful of this now, more than I ever have in this long zombie era of Browns history, with all its tortuous turns and torturous screw turns. Expect overall anticipation for the Browns' season to well exceed 2008, when they thought they might…
In this year of OK (Our Kosar), 2019, the most hopefully-anointed Browns franchise quarterback since Boy Bernie from Boardman is today's darlin' Baker Mayfield.
Dorsey's signature decision, and Harvey's hero already, the OK gunslinger stands ready to chipperly shoulder Cleveland's football expectations.
And, really, those expectations! Those collective hopes for football deliverance -- a burden bulkier than Brady Quinn, causing overgrown men like Brandon Weeden to take cover and undergrown ones like JFF to take flight in the guise of blonde Billy!
The Browns -- dynastic, then dashed, departed, and reborn undead -- are so overdue for another title that the team doc might as well lace the locker room drinking fountains with Pitocin.
Back Up, Buddy, You Lost Me There
OK, then. OK, Our Kosar, 2019. He wore 20 at Miami, 19 as a Brown. Keep up please.
Recall Bernie's rookie year of 1985, when an injury to the newly-acquired vet Gary Danielson put the curly-headed heir apparent…
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