CLEVELAND BROWNS

Cleveland Browns (2-2) vs. Buffalo Bills (2-2)

The Bills and Browns are two of the feel good stories of the NFL so far in 2013, as not much was expected out of either of them in 2013.  The Bills beat the Ravens 23-20 in Buffalo last weekend while the Browns were beating the Bengals 17-6 in Cleveland.  Here is a look at [...]

October 3, 2013 6:14 pm read more

Brian Hoyer is stepping up for the Cleveland Browns

29-year old Brandon Weeden is healthy and he is the Browns’ new #2 QB moving forward.  27-year old Brian Hoyer has taken ahold of the starting job at QB and he is a Browns’ GM Mike Lombardi guy.  Hoyer has played in 2 games for the Browns so far this year and he has completed [...]

October 3, 2013 6:13 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns claim Fozzy Whittaker off waivers

The Browns have claimed RB/KR Fozzy Whittaker off waivers from the San Diego Chargers.  Whittaker played in 3 games for the Chargers this year and he didn’t carry the ball or catch a pass.  But, he did return 6 kickoffs for 156 yards (26.0 avg) for the Chargers and that will likely be his role [...]

October 1, 2013 10:03 pm read more

Cleveland Browns 17, Cincinnati Bengals 6

The Browns pushed the Bengals around on both sides of the football earlier today in Cleveland.  Brian Hoyer was solid as he completed 25 of 38 passes for 269 yards with 2 TD passes and 0 INTs.  Willis McGahee led the way on the ground for the Browns today with 15 carries for 46 yards [...]

September 30, 2013 12:37 am read more

The Cleveland Browns will be without OLB Jabaal Sheard this weekend

The Cleveland Browns will be without 24-year old OLB Jabaal Sheard for this Sunday’s game against the Bengals due to a knee injury.  Sheard has played in all three games for the Browns so far this year and he has 13 tackles, 1.5 sacks, 1 tackle for a loss, 1 forced fumble, 1 fumble recovery [...]

September 27, 2013 7:09 pm read more

Cleveland Browns (1-2) vs. Cincinnati Bengals (2-1)

The Browns are coming off their first win of the year, 31-27 over the Vikings in Minnesota.  They will look to keep that momentum going against a Bengals’ team that has won two games in a row (Steelers and Packers), but both of those games were at home.  Here is a look at the matchups [...]

September 27, 2013 3:27 pm read more

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS

The Cleveland Cavaliers invite Elliot Williams to training camp

The Cavaliers have invited 24-year old point guard Elliot Williams to training camp.  He was a first round pick (#22 overall) in the 2010 NBA Draft by the Portland Trailblazers.  But, he has missed two of his first three years in the NBA due to injuries (last year was a torn Achilles).  Williams played in [...]

October 3, 2013 2:17 pm read more

The Cleveland Cavaliers invite center Henry Sims to training camp

The Cavs have invited 23-year old center Henry Sims to training camp.  Sims played in 2 games (0 starts) for the Hornets in his first taste of the NBA last year and he averaged 2.5 minutes, 2.0 points and 1.0 rebound per game.  He also played in 41 games (38 starts) for the Erie Bayhawks [...]

October 3, 2013 2:14 pm read more

The Cleveland Cavaliers invite shooting guard Jermaine Taylor to training camp

The Cavaliers have invited 26-year old shooting guard Jermaine Taylor to training camp.  Taylor played in 8 games (5 starts) for the Maine Red Claws of the D-League in which he averaged 32.4 minutes, 24.4 points, 3.4 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 2.5 steals per game.  Taylor last played in the NBA back in 2010-11 with [...]

October 3, 2013 2:12 pm read more

The Cleveland Cavaliers invite DeSagana Diop to training camp

The Cavaliers have invited 31-year old center DeSagana Diop to training camp.  Diop played in 22 games (1 start) for the Bobcats last year and he averaged 10.3 minutes, 0.7 points, 2.3 rebounds and 0.6 assists per game.  Diop has now played in 601 games (93 starts) in his first 12 years in the NBA [...]

October 3, 2013 2:09 pm read more

The Cleveland Cavaliers hope for improvement at small forward in 2013-14

The Cavaliers are hoping for improvement at small forward in 2013-14.  25-year old Earl Clark was signed over the summer and he will be the new starting small forward for the Cavaliers.  He played in 59 games (36 starts) for the Lakers last year and he averaged 23.1 minutes, 7.3 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.1 [...]

September 26, 2013 2:17 am read more

The Cleveland Cavaliers are expecting improvement out of Dion Waiters in 2013-14

The Cavs are hoping for big things out of 21-year old Dion Waiters in his second season in the NBA.  He played in 61 games (48 starts) as a rookie for the Cavs last year and he averaged 28.8 minutes, 14.7 points, 2.4 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 1.0 steal per game.  Waiters is an excellent [...]

September 12, 2013 1:03 pm read more

CLEVELAND INDIANS

The Cleveland Indians claim Tyler Cloyd off waivers

The Indians have claimed 26-year old righty starter/reliever Tyler Cloyd off waivers from the Phillies.  Cloyd pitched in 13 games (11 starts) for the Phillies in 2013 and he was 2-7 with a 6.56 ERA and a 1.79 WHIP.  Cloyd has now pitched in 19 games (17 starts) in his first two years in the [...]

October 3, 2013 4:55 am read more

The Cleveland Indians DFA Clay Rapada

The Indians have designated 32-year old lefty reliever Clay Rapada for assignment.  Rapada pitched in 4 games (0 starts) for the Indians this year and he was 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA and a 1.50 WHIP.  Rapada has now pitched in 152 games (0 starts) in his first seven years in the majors and he [...]

October 3, 2013 4:53 am read more

Tampa Bay Rays 4, Cleveland Indians 0

The Indians couldn’t get anything going with the bats tonight and it did them in.  Danny Salazar was the losing pitcher for the Tribe as he worked the first 4 innings tonight, allowing 4 hits, 2 walks, 3 runs (all earned) while whiffing 4 batters.  Marc Rzepczynski (1/3 inning, 1 whiff), Brian Shaw (1 2/3 [...]

October 3, 2013 4:47 am read more

Wild Card Game: Cleveland Indians vs. Tampa Bay Rays

The Indians will take on the visiting Rays at Progressive Field tonight in the A.L. Wild Card Game.  The winner of tonight’s game starts a series in Boston against the Red Sox this Friday Night.  23-year old righty rookie Danny Salazar will be toeing the rubber for the Tribe tonight.  He pitched in 10 games [...]

October 2, 2013 8:22 pm read more

Danny Salazar is going to get the call for the Cleveland Indians in the Wildcard Game this Wednesday

23-year old righty starting pitcher Danny Salazar will be starting the Wild Card Game for the Tribe this Wednesday.  Salazar pitched in 10 games (all starts) for the Tribe this year and he was 2-3 with a 3.12 ERA and a 1.14 WHIP.  He gave up 44 hits and 15 walks while whiffing 65 batters [...]

September 30, 2013 1:15 pm read more