Browns Express Interest in Safeties Donte Whitner, Jairus ByrdWhile Ward is garnering significant interest across the league, the Browns appear poised to replace him. To no surprise, free agent safeties Donte Whitner and Jairus Byrd appear on the Browns wish list.
Petrak On Free Agency: Browns Need To Target & Overpay One Or Two PlayersBrowns beat reporter Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle Telegram joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss the beginning of free agency, where the Browns' money would be best spent, specific names Scott would like to see targeted, thoughts on if RB Ben Tate would be a match for the team, and if Jadeveon Clowney is a guy you can trust in the NFL.
Plenty Of Big Names Available In Free Agency To Fill Browns Offseason NeedsWhile Farmer won't take the fantasy football approach to free agency this offseason and sign a bunch of big names, what fun would free agency be if fans can't dream? Here's a look at who the Browns might consider spending on this offseason.
Ian Rapoport Says "There May Be One Splash" in Browns' FA, Pettine Likes ByrdIan Rapoport talks about the latest regarding the Browns' draft plans and how it relates to their free agency plans, the potential for Jairus Byrd to be reunited with Mike Pettine...
Browns Use Transition Tag On C Alex Mack, S T.J. Ward To Hit Free AgencyThe Browns elected use the transition tag on center Alex Mack, meaning the Browns can match any offer to him, while safety T.J. Ward did not get franchised and as a result will hit the market as unrestricted free agent on March 11.
Scott Petrak Believes Signing Jairus Byrd Is "Plan A" Over Keeping T.J. WardScott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle Telegram joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss the Browns strategy involving trying to keep Alex mack, attract potential FA Jairus Byrd, what to do with TJ Ward, if he likes the idea of the franchise tag, and more.
Browns, NFL Face Monday Deadline For Franchise Tag DesignationsCenter Alex Mack and safety T.J. Ward are the only 2 candidates for the tag, which the Browns and rest of the NFL have until 4 p.m. eastern on Monday to use.
Joe Buscaglia: Jarius Byrd Thinks World Of Mike PettineJoe Buscaglia of WGR-550 in Buffalo joined 92.3 The Fan to discuss Jairus Byrd's future including chances he'll stay in Buffalo, come to Cleveland and what factor will mean most in Byrd signing.
Sam Monson Says TJ Ward's "Best Run Safety in the Game", Mack a Bigger PrioritySam Monson talks about the Browns' release of D'Qwell Jackson, how much of an impact his departure will make on the defense, TJ Ward's value at the safety position and whether Ward or Alex Mack should be the priority...
Shaun King Says No. 4 Not Too High For Manziel, But "Everybody's Gotta Be On Board"Shaun King talks about the perception of the Browns' both before and throughout this coaching search, what he's heard about Mike Pettine's coaching resume, Michael Lombardi's philosophy, Teddy Bridgewater and Johnny Manziel...
Rich Gannon Says Hoyer's Been "Solid, If Not Spectacular", Browns Are ContendersRich Gannon talks about Brian Hoyer's "solid, spectacular" level of play through two weeks, the defense getting the attention of opponents, Buster Skrine and Joe Haden's strong play, Jordan Cameron's progression...