NFL defensive backs can help their teams win in various ways. While all defensive backs need good pass coverage and tackling skills, defensive backs can most affect the outcome of games by intercepting passes and returning those interceptions for significant yardage and even touchdowns. An interception can dramatically change game momentum, a long interception … [Read more...] about The Life And Career Of Browns CB Ross Fichtner (Complete Story)
Cleveland Browns History
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An archive of historical reading for the Cleveland Browns franchise. We cover all historical aspects of the team from their inception to today in history.
This past Sunday, the Cleveland Browns announced that former running back Fred “Curly” Morrison passed away. He was 94 and died due to complications of a broken hip he sustained six weeks ago. Ohio State Star Morrison was born in Columbus, Ohio on October 7, 1926. After graduating from high school, he became a standout player for Ohio State. As a … [Read more...] about Cleveland Browns Great Fred “Curly” Morrison Passes Away
It is an unfortunate reality that offensive linemen are often ignored by NFL fans. Yet, few NFL offenses can be successful without the run blocking and pass protection provided by excellent offensive linemen. In particular, the position of center should receive more recognition. There is only one player that touches the football on every offensive play – the … [Read more...] about The Life And Career Of Tom Deleone (Complete Story)
Should athletes be role models? This issue is frequently debated, as we consider the proper role of athletes in society. However, for some athletes, there is no issue to debate, as these athletes combined impeccable, exemplary conduct and actions in their life with their athletic ability. One such athlete is Bill Glass. Glass combined an 11-year NFL … [Read more...] about The Life And Career Of Browns DE Bill Glass (Complete Story)
While many statistics can be used to evaluate quarterbacks, one of the most important measures of quarterback success is winning championships. Since the Cleveland Browns joined the NFL in 1950, only two Browns starting quarterbacks have won NFL championships – Otto Graham and Frank Ryan. Ryan achieved individual success in the NFL, being invited to the Pro Bowl … [Read more...] about The Life And Career Of QB Frank Ryan (Complete Story)