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Randy Moss, Megatron among Nate Burleson's top 5 teammates
Who were the five best players Nate Burleson played with in his NFL career? How does Calvin Johnson resemble Black Panther? Plus, a look into how Daunte Culpepper boosted a young WR's confidence.
Notable NFL roster cuts as teams reduce to 53
Champ Bailey was one of the most prominent names to join the unemployed list Saturday as the Saints and other NFL teams reached the 53-player limit. Follow our running tally of other notable cuts.
Kris Durham released by Detroit Lions
The Detroit Lions released Kris Durham, who finished second to Calvin Johnson in wide receiver yards last season. Who takes Durham's place this year?
Nate Burleson cut by Cleveland Browns
The Cleveland Browns cut wide receiver Nate Burleson. Injuries kept him off the field for most of training camp. It could be the end of the road for the 33-year-old wideout.
Brian Hoyer, Johnny Manziel show signs of life
It came against Chicago's backups, but the Browns quarterbacking duo of Brian Hoyer and rookie Johnny Manziel combined for Cleveland's best night yet against the Bears.
Johnny Manziel should have been Cleveland Browns' pick at QB
In the wake of Mike Pettine's decision to go with Brian Hoyer, Bucky Brooks provides three reasons why Johnny Manziel is clearly the best option at quarterback for the Cleveland Browns.
Clarity emerges between Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer
Head coach Mike Pettine says Brian Hoyer is in the lead to start the season as the Browns' starting QB, but Johnny Manziel has definitely closed the gap. Judy Battista examines the situation in Cleveland.
Browns talking up 'explosive' Charles Johnson
The Cleveland Browns have a gaping void to fill if Josh Gordon is shipped into the abyss. The team is excited about a handful of young prospects, especially the enigmatic Charles Johnson.
Browns already preparing for life without Josh Gordon
Even before Josh Gordon's arrest on suspicion of DWI, the Browns were preparing for life without their best wide receiver, according to Ian Rapoport. What can we expect from the Browns' offense?
Earl Bennett released by Cleveland Browns
The receiver-needy Browns have had their fill of Earl Bennett. Cleveland on Tuesday terminated the contract of the seven-year veteran just one month after signing the former Bears pass-catcher.
Nine takeaways from Wednesday's OTAs, minicamps
The Panthers arguably will field the thinnest group of wide receivers in 2014. Is Cam Newton worried? ATL's Marc Sessler has the answer to that, as well as eight other takeaways from Wednesday.
Obstacles for new coaches in Cleveland, Tampa, Detroit
Cleveland's Mike Pettine, Tampa Bay's Lovie Smith and Detroit's Jim Caldwell are all facing their first year with a new program. Around The League takes a look at the challenges each coach faces.
Nate Burleson compares Johnny Manziel, Stafford
Nate Burleson spent four seasons with franchise quarterback Matthew Stafford in Detroit. Now he's working with Johnny Manziel in Cleveland, and Burleson sees a similarity between the two.
Browns GM: We don't need 'mega-guy' at receiver
Browns general manager Ray Farmer isn't worried about not having his "mega" receiver Josh Gordon in 2014. But will spreading the duties among the rest of Cleveland's receivers be enough?
Haslam: Gordon to be with Browns 'for a long time'
As All-Pro wide receiver Josh Gordon faces yet another potential suspension, Browns owner Jimmy Haslam says the team isn't about to give up on Cleveland's best player.
Browns came 'very close' to drafting Sammy Watkins
Cleveland Browns general manager Ray Farmer said he has "no regrets" on passing on Sammy Watkins in the draft. Do the Browns have plans to augment their wide receiving corps?
Patriots plan ahead: 13 takeaways from Day 2
Have the Patriots found their QB of the future? We break down Jimmy Garoppolo, Derek Carr, Josh Gordon and Stevie Johnson, as well as pick winners and losers from Day 2 of the NFL draft.
Four big questions for the draft's third day
The third day of the draft might not carry Thursday's pick-by-pick drama, but some questions that need answers still exist. Will the Texans draft a QB like AJ McCarron, or will they trade for Ryan Mallett?
Josh Gordon's possible ban dims Cleveland Browns' optimism
In under 24 hours, the Cleveland Browns went from celebrating Johnny Manziel to possibly losing Josh Gordon to a suspension. Judy Battista writes the spotlight now burns even brighter on the young QB.
Browns' Nate Burleson undergoes minor surgery
Browns wide receiver Nate Burleson underwent minor surgery after suffering a broken arm during Cleveland's first minicamp, Ian Rapoport reports. How long is Burleson expected to be sidelined?
Veterans who could lose their jobs to rookies: Offense
With the Ravens likely to draft a young running back, Ray Rice is one of a handful of offensive players whose starting job could be threatened by a rookie. Who else could be on the hot seat?
Roster Reset: NFC North
Free agency did not change the NFC North dynamic dramatically. The Green Bay Packers still reign supreme after re-signing key players like Sam Shields and B.J. Raji as well as adding Julius Peppers.