The Browns are expected to sign former Ohio State and 49ers running back Carlos Hyde to a three-year, $15 million deal. Hyde ran for 940 yards with eight touchdowns last year. The Cleveland Browns agreed to sign offensive lineman Chris Hubbard, who played the last four seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Hubbard, who was Pittsburgh’s sixth offensive lineman, has mainly played right tackle. The Browns also will add ex Broncos offensive lineman Donald Stephenson, primarily as a depth player.
Girls high school basketball, Parkersburg South beat Brooke 53-42 in the OVAC 5-A semifinals. Hope Bowman scored 15 points for the Bruins, while Chloe Fox added 12.
Browns GM John Dorsey said several quarterbacks in this year’s draft could be worthy of the first overall pick. Dorsey said he’s excited to get his first live look at Wyoming’s Josh Allen during this week’s Senior Bowl.
The Browns hired former Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley to run the Cleveland offense under coach Hue Jackson. In the past four seasons under Haley, the Steelers ranked second in the league in scoring behind only the Patriots.
Brett Hundley threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Davante Adams in overtime as the Packers rallied from a two-touchdown deficit to beat the Browns 27-24. (0-13) Cleveland hosts (7-6) Baltimore Sunday at 1 o’clock.
The Cleveland Browns fired VP of football operations Sashi Brown. The Browns are (0-12) this season, have gone 1-27 under Brown and Cleveland has shown little sign of improvement since Brown took over in 2015.
When Browns’ coach Hue Jackson was asked if wide receiver Josh Gordon will start Sunday against the Chargers he said, “Heck yeah! Are you kidding me? Yeah he’s gonna start, right away.” Gordon was officially activated from the Commissioner’s Exempt List yesterday.
Matthew Stafford threw three touchdown passes in the second half to help the Lions rallied past the Browns 38-24. (0-9) Cleveland hosts (6-3) Jacksonville Sunday.
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been conditionally reinstated to the NFL. The league said Gordon may join the team immediately to attend meetings and engage in conditioning. He will be placed on the commissioner’s exempt list and be permitted to practice with the team beginning November 20. On November 27, Gordon will be eligible to return to active status or remain on the commissioner’s exempt list for an additional week.
The Browns losing ways have reached historic proportions after Sunday’s loss to the Bengals dropped Cleveland to 2-29 dating to the 2015 season. According to Elias Sport Bureau research, that record matches the worst record in NFL history over a 31-game span. The Oilers and Lions have also had a 2-29 mark over 31 games.