Posts Tagged ‘tom heckert’

Cleveland Browns release statement on Shurmur and Heckert Firings

“We felt that these moves were in the best interests of the Cleveland Browns and our future,” said Browns Owner Jimmy Haslam.  “I enjoyed getting to know Tom and Pat over the past several months, and want to thank them, not just for their contributions to the Browns, but also the insight they were able […]

Gridiron Gab Links – AFC Afternoon Edition 8/1

The Bengals have given coach Marvin Lewis a two-year extension, this even though the Bengals have been one of the worst teams over the span of his head coaching tenure – Yahoo Sports! Browns GM Tom Heckert admits that the future for he and the current regime is unclear after the team is set to […]

Looking Ahead: A Critical Off-Season In Cleveland, Part 1

As the Browns approach the final stretch of the 2011 NFL season, they also approach one of the toughest remaining schedules in the entire league, starting with this week’s match-up on the road against the Cincinnati Bengals. From there they get the Ravens at home, followed by the Steelers, Cardinals, and Ravens – all on […]

Browns GM Tom Heckert Sidesteps Talk of Trading for Eagles QB Kolb

Browns GM Tom Heckert gave QB Colt McCoy a vote of confidence Saturday even as he continues to be linked with Eagles QB Kevin Kolb, who was drafted in 2007 when Heckert was in Philadelphia’s front office. “My opinion on Kevin, and I’ve got to be careful talking about that, Kevin’s a very good football […]

Heckert set to become GM in Cleveland

  As promised by Mike Holmgren he is setting up the Cleveland Browns front office in rapid fashion. It is expected that current Philadelphia GM Tom Heckert could be named the Browns GM as early as Monday. This all depends on how the Eagles fair in the opening playoff match up with the Dallas Cowboys. […]

Browns Hire Former Jets Coach Eric Mangini as Head Coach

The first NFL coaching vacancy of the 2009 offseason has been reached, as the Cleveland Browns have come to terms with former New York Jets head coach Eric Mangini. The team made the official announcement on their website on Wednesday, and stated that the agreement between the team and Mangini came on Tuesday. Mangini was […]

Browns Ask Eagles Permission to Talk to GM Tom Heckert

There is a new name popping up on the radar for the Cleveland Browns to talk to when it comes to being their next general manager, and that man is Eagles current GM Tom Heckert. Adam Schefter from reported today that the Browns have asked the Eagles permission to talk to Heckert. Heckert does […]

Falcons Looking to Score a Sit Down with Carroll

  You knew at some point this name would have to pop up when it came to vacant head coaching positions in the NFL – Pete Carroll. Yes, the name has finally surfaced, and it’s concerning the open coaching spot with the Atlanta Falcons, who sorely need an impact move to be made in the […]