Posts Tagged ‘Joe Thomas’

Cleveland Popular RB Hillis Next in Line For Big Extension?

The Browns have already locked up LT Joe Thomas with a huge deal, and now next on the list could be popular running back Peyton Hillis. Acquired from Denver in the Brady Quinn deal, the former seventh-round pick out of Arkansas had a monster 2010. The 6-foot-1, 246-pound Hillis had 270 carries for 1,177 yards […]

Cleveland Inks Tackle Joe Thomas to a 7-Year Extension Worth $84 Million

The Browns and Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Thomas have come to terms on a seven-year, $84 million contract extension. Thomas’ extension will include $44 million in guaranteed money. Selected with the third overall pick of the 2007 NFL Draft out of Wisconsin, the 6-foot-6, 312-pound Thomas started all 64 games of his NFL career, […]

Could Cleveland’s O-Line be the Best in the NFL?

Remember a few years back the Browns offensive line didn’t win to many battles in the trenches? We have seen what a bad offensive lines can do to Quarterbacks and it’s not a pretty sight. Those days are behind us and the key to a winning team is their offensive line and we got a pretty […]

AFC North Predictions

By Andy Benoit, Predictions 1. Pittsburgh Steelers They return essentially the same defense that ranked No. 1 last year, plus they have several promising new weapons on offense. 2. Cleveland Browns The trendiest pick in football this season. A division title is within reach, but what happens if Jamal Lewis or one of the […]

Cleveland Browns 2008 Preview Report

By Andy Benoit, Predicted: 2nd 2007 Record: 10-6 (2nd AFC North) Head Coach: Romeo Crennel (3rd year) Roster Quick View *rookie **new veteran Offense QB: Derek Anderson Surprised a lot of people last year, but his play tapered off down the stretch. Must validate his upper-level status in 2008. RB: Jamal Lewis Power running […]

Gridiron Gab Roundtable – What One Current NFL Player Would You Choose to Start a Franchise?

Jean-Paul Bergeaux – Peyton Manning QB Indianapolis There are three keys to winning. O-line, D-line and QB. If you get those three right, you have a solid team. Peyton Manning, therefore, is the one guy that makes a difference on the field. It is no secret that he is the offensive coach on the […]

NFL invites 6 Prospects to NYC for Draft

If you are Sedrick Ellis, Ryan Clady or Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie please stop checking your mailbox, your invitation to New York City and the NFL draft is not coming. You may want to follow in the footsteps of last years number 3 pick Joe Thomas and go fishing. The league’s brain trust have sent out only […]