Cleveland Browns

4th AFC North (0-2-0)

Founded: 1946

Stadium: FirstEnergy Stadium

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  • No 'two-QB system'

    After Mike Pettine named Brian Hoyer as his starting quarterback, the Cleveland Browns coach assured reporters that the veteran wouldn't be "looking over his shoulder" at rookie Johnny Manziel.
  • Manziel's struggles with playbook a factor

    After two rough preseason outings for both Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel, neither Cleveland Browns quarterback looked like they truly won the job. In fact, the rookie lost his battle versus the playbook.
  • Browns name Hoyer starting QB; Manziel tabbed backup

    The Cleveland Browns have made their decision under center. The team on Wednesday announced that veteran Brian Hoyer will start at quarterback Week 1 against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
  • Browns season preview: Brian Hoyer first up

    The Browns have picked their man to start Week 1 under center: Brian Hoyer. Marc Sessler explores Cleveland's sticky QB situation and what else can you expect from the Browns in 2014.
  • Pettine not ready to select Browns' starting QB

    Coach Mike Pettine will meet with Cleveland Browns coaches Tuesday night to review the performances of Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer. Is Pettine prepared to wait until next week to make a QB decision?
  • Pettine: Browns want 'better effort' from Gordon

    Browns coach Mike Pettine said Tuesday that he didn't regret playing Josh Gordon into the fourth quarter vs. Washington, saying Cleveland wants to see the Pro Bowl wide receiver "finish plays better."
  • Pettine: Manziel's gesture won't factor into QB decision

    Coach Mike Pettine said Tuesday that Johnny Manziel's obscene gesture from Monday night's game won't be a major factor in the Browns' quarterback competition. Does Manziel still have a shot?
  • Orakpo: Manziel's gesture was 'hilarious'

    Johnny Manziel gave the Washington Redskins the middle finger Monday night. Redskins players weren't offended by the gesture. Brian Orakpo admitted he and other players were egging on the quarterback.
  • Six things to know from Redskins' win over Browns

    Robert Griffin III is still putting himself in jeopardy with his reckless scrambling (and poor sliding ability). Find out what else you need to know from the Redskins' victory over the Browns on MNF.
  • Manziel, Hoyer making Mike Pettine's choice hard

    Cleveland Browns coach Mike Pettine might have to wait another week to choose a starting QB. Judy Battista wonders if the competition is bringing out the worst in Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer.
Draft 2014 more
Pick Player
Rd 1, Pick 8 (8) Gilbert, Justin CB 
Rd 1, Pick 22 (22) Manziel, Johnny QB 
Rd 2, Pick 3 (35) Bitonio, Joel OT 
Rd 3, Pick 7 (71) Kirksey, Christian OLB 
Rd 3, Pick 30 (94) West, Terrance RB 
Rd 4, Pick 27 (127) Desir, Pierre CB 
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FedExField - Wk 2 1 2 3 4 T
Cleveland Browns 0 3 0 20 23
Washington Redskins 0 7 7 10 24
Schedule more
Wk Date Opponent Time
P1 Sat, Aug 09 @ Detroit 12-13   L
P2 Mon, Aug 18 @ Washington 23-24   L
P3 Sat, Aug 23 St. Louis 8:00 PM ET
P4 Thu, Aug 28 Chicago 8:00 PM ET
1 Sun, Sep 07 @ Pittsburgh 1:00 PM ET
2 Sun, Sep 14 New Orleans 1:00 PM ET
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Player (Pos) Injury
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Passing Att Cmp Yds TDs
Brian Hoyer 14 6 92 0
Rushing Car Yds Avg TDs
Johnny Manziel 6 27 4.5 0
Ben Tate 6 25 4.2 0
Receiving Rec Yds Avg TDs
MarQueis Gray 2 51 25.5 0
Taylor Gabriel 3 32 10.7 0
Josh Gordon 2 32 16 0
Charles Johnson 3 30 10 0
Transactions more
Date Transaction
8/14 Caleb McSurdy (LB) Free Agent Signing (free agent signing).
8/12 Tyler Thigpen (QB) Terminated, Vested Veteran, all contracts (terminated, vested veteran, all contracts).
8/12 Rex Grossman (QB) Free Agent Signing (free agent signing).
8/6 Keith Pough (OLB) Free Agent Signing (free agent signing).
AFC North more
Team W L T Win %
Cincinnati 0 0 0 .000
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 .000
Baltimore 0 0 0 .000
Cleveland 0 0 0 .000

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Mike Pettine

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Mike Pettine was named head coach of the Browns on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014.

Pettine, 47, is a former defensive coordinator for the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets. He also coached on the Baltimore Ravens' staff from 2002 to 2008.

Pettine coached high school football in Pennsylvania at North Penn and William Tennent high schools after working as a graduate assistant at the University of Pittsburgh. His father Mike Pettine Sr. went 326-42-4 as a high school coach in Pennsylvania, capturing four state championships in 33 seasons.

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