Posts Tagged ‘phil-dawson’

NFL Gridiron Gab Week One In-Game Open Thread

Week One of the NFL season is underway, and we will have the most up-to-date news on scores and stories as the early games get going! Simply keep checking back as the morning progresses to our Week One In-Gamee Open Thread for info on players for your favorite team as well as your fantasy team […]

Cleveland Dumps Long Snapper Ryan Pontbriand After Costly Bad Snap Sunday

Sunday another bad snap, the second in three weeks, cost the Browns a win. Tuesday, the team made long snapper Ryan Pontbriand pay for it. The team waived Pontbriand, two days after his second poor snap in three weeks cost Cleveland another possible win. A two-time Pro Bowler, Pontbriand had been with the Browns since […]

Bad Snap Seals Loss For Cleveland In Cincinnati as Bengals Win 23-20

For the 2nd time in three weeks, the Browns were the victim of a bad snap. This time it came as kicker Phil Dawson was looking to attempt a 55-yard field goal that would have given Cleveland a 23-20 lead with just less than 2 minutes left. Instead, long snapper Ryan Pontbriand rolled the snap […]

Hillis runs Cleveland to their first win; 23-20 over Bengals

It’s official – the Browns are a running football team. That statement cannot be denied after the team ran over the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday at home, winning 23-20 for their first win of the 2010 season. Peyton Hillis, barreling over Bengals, rushed for 102 yards and a score, and Phil Dawson kicked three field goals […]

Browns to Look for a New Kicker for the 2009 Season?

There’s been no real news on the contract front to report for kicker Phil Dawson, who has been with the team since they came back in 1999. The newest reporter at ESPN, former NFL Network reporter Adam Schefter, says in his Twitter that Dawson will NOT be with the Browns in 2009: “Prediction based on […]

Colts Defense Saves the Offense w/ Late TD in 10-6 Win Over Browns

The Browns fortunes were going so good on Sunday, that even the Indianapolis Colts was unable to find the end zone. Problem is, their defense did. And with that, the Browns lost another tough game at home, falling 10-6 to a Colts team that had everything to play for, while the Browns simply wanted to […]

Late Bills Miss Allows Cleveland to Leave Buffalo a 29-27 Winner

As it goes so many times in the NFL, the final game of week 11 came down to one kick. One kick that was successful for Cleveland, and one that wasn’t for the Buffalo Bills. And with that, the slim playoff hopes of the Browns remained with a 29-27 victory that puts them at 4-6, […]

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 […]