BROWNS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BROWNS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL: Browns 26, Saints 24 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413179-77/browns-brees-graham-saints.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413179-77/browns-brees-graham-saints.html.csp">NFL: Browns 26, Saints 24</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WITHERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:15:31.852-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cleveland • Billy Cundiff kicked a 29-yard field goal with three seconds left, giving the Cleveland Browns a 26-24 win over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. Cundiff’s kick helped the Browns (1-1) snap a nine-game losing streak in home openers and gave rookie coach Mike Pettine his first NFL win. Cleveland had not won at home since 2004. Quarterback Brian Hoyer drove the Browns 85 yards in 14 plays in the final 2:46 to set up Cundiff’s game-winner. Hoyer completed several big passes, none more c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584131792014-09-17T16:15:31.852-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T16:15:31.852-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58413179@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:31 MDT NFL: Steelers 30, Browns 27 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58385660-77/browns-hoyer-steelers-roethlisberger.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58385660-77/browns-hoyer-steelers-roethlisberger.html.csp">NFL: Steelers 30, Browns 27</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL GRAVES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T16:05:15.827-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 04:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pittsburgh • Shaun Suisham drilled a 41-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 30-27 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. The Steelers blew a 24-point halftime lead as the Browns rallied behind quarterback Brian Hoyer, but escaped thanks to some great plays from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and wide receiver Markus Wheaton. Roethlisberger hit Wheaton twice on the game-winning drive, including a 20-yard completion that put Suisham in range to send the Brown...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583856602014-09-09T16:05:15.827-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T16:05:15.827-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58385660@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:05:15 MDT A few notes on the death of J. LaMoine Jenson and the ‘Sister Wives’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58377699-191/aub-wives-jenson-sltrib.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58377699-191/aub-wives-jenson-sltrib.html.csp">A few notes on the death of J. LaMoine Jenson and the ‘Sister Wives’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T09:27:48.3-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 09:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you don’t know much about the Apostolic United Brethren ­— I didn’t know much before yesterday — this might be the best way to start. The New York Times wrote a 2002 profile of then-President Owen Allred. “Sister Wives” Kody Brown and his wives from the show “Sister Wives” claim membership in the AUB. I requested comment from them yesterday and received no reply. David Watson, the priesthood council member who acts as the AUB spokesman, said AUB members have seen little of the Browns sin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58377699@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:27:48 MDT NFL: 6-foot-2 LB Kirksey shrunk to 14 inches by video game glitch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58369124-77/kirksey-nfl-game-video.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58369124-77/kirksey-nfl-game-video.html.csp">NFL: 6-foot-2 LB Kirksey shrunk to 14 inches by video game glitch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WITHERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T22:51:04.305-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 10:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Berea, Ohio • Browns rookie linebacker Chris Kirksey has shrunk — incredibly. A glitch in the popular Madden 15 video game has reduced Kirksey from a 6-foot-2, 235-pounder to a 14-inch player, running around on the field among giants. Kirksey has always played the video game with his brothers and friends and he’s taken the mistake — and attention he’s gotten from it — in stride. Kirksey posted “No matter how small you are, have big dreams, and live big!” on his Twitter account. The Browns drafte...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583691242014-09-03T22:51:04.305-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T22:51:04.305-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58369124@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 22:51:04 MDT DVD review: Costner scores in sharp comedy ‘Draft Day’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58348624-223/sonny-draft-costner-browns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58348624-223/sonny-draft-costner-browns.html.csp">DVD review: Costner scores in sharp comedy ‘Draft Day’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T01:01:04.228-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grade • B+ DVD •Few movies dare attempt the fast-talking pacing of “His Girl Friday,” and even fewer stand up to the comparison. “Draft Day” does, thanks to Kevin Costner’s cagey performance as Sonny Weaver Jr., the haggard general manager of the rebuilding Cleveland Browns. It’s the day of the NFL Draft, and Sonny is under pressure from the team owner (Frank Langella) to make a splashy draft pick, but he’s also getting an earful from his coach (Denis Leary), his veteran QB (Tom Welling) and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58348624@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:01:04 MDT Editorial: Utah should not pursue ‘Sister Wives’ case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58359013-82/state-utah-ruling-browns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58359013-82/state-utah-ruling-browns.html.csp">Editorial: Utah should not pursue ‘Sister Wives’ case</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T11:36:19.277-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 11:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Polygamy has a lot of baggage attached to it. Too often, those who practice it, usually under the guise of some religious belief, are actually engaging in heinous forms of child abuse or patriarchal domination. It has been associated with the taking of child brides and the expulsion of young men from their homes and families. The polygamous family of Kody Brown and his four wives has been accused of none of those things. No fraud. No deception. Not even trying to get more than one state marriag...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58359013@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:36:19 MDT Letter: Polygamists should move to polygamous nations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352197-82/lifestyle-maybe-third-warren.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352197-82/lifestyle-maybe-third-warren.html.csp">Letter: Polygamists should move to polygamous nations</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T17:11:02.681-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 05:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I watched with interest as I saw the latest news about “Sister Wives” on one channel and on another I saw one of the compounds of Warren Jeffs that’s going to be torn down. Maybe some good people can make polygamy work, but it’s not ideal for most women and children. (It often causes second-class citizenship of women and poverty situations for them and the many children that often result.) It is documented that the way the Browns have the money after going bankrupt is that they do this show! Th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352197@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:11:02 MDT Herbert supports appeal of ruling against Utah’s bigamy law http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58347714-90/appeal-attorney-bigamy-browns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58347714-90/appeal-attorney-bigamy-browns.html.csp">Herbert supports appeal of ruling against Utah’s bigamy law</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T19:57:48.931-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 07:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert said he is inclined to seek an appeal of a federal judge’s ruling striking down part of Utah’s bigamy law, saying the state has an obligation to defend the laws of the state. “I think when laws are on the books they should be appealed until there is no appeal left,” Herbert said Thursday following his monthly KUED news conference. “I expect that we’ll be reviewing that and I expect that the attorney general will talk to me about what his thoughts are with the recent ruling.” U....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347714@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:57:48 MDT Judge finalizes ‘Sister Wives’ ruling as both sides prepare for appeals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58344666-78/utah-bigamy-waddoups-ruling.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58344666-78/utah-bigamy-waddoups-ruling.html.csp">Judge finalizes ‘Sister Wives’ ruling as both sides prepare for appeals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T07:59:47.974-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 07:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge on Wednesday finalized the order striking part of Utah’s bigamy law and gave one more victory to the family from the television show “Sister Wives.” The long legal battle over polygamy in Utah now appears headed to the appeals courts. Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes has said he would appeal the federal court ruling when it became final. Kody Brown and his four wives, too, have been prepared for more rounds in the courts. Jonathan Turley, the attorney for the Brown family, enc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344666@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:59:47 MDT NFL suspends Browns’ Gordon for 2014 season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345665-77/gordon-nfl-league-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345665-77/gordon-nfl-league-season.html.csp">NFL suspends Browns’ Gordon for 2014 season</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:57.277-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cleveland • Josh Gordon’s wait is over, and so is his 2014 season. Now the star wide receiver’s career is in peril. The Browns learned Wednesday that Gordon’s indefinite suspension by the NFL has been upheld and he will miss at least 16 games for another violation of the league’s substance abuse policy. A repeat drug offender, Gordon had appealed the penalty, hoping it would be reduced so he could play this season. The NFL, though, came down hard on Gordon, who must now pay the price for steppin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583456652014-08-27T23:28:57.277-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:57.277-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58345665@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:57 MDT Cleveland Browns WR Josh Gordon suspended for 2014 season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343231-77/gordon-browns-season-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343231-77/gordon-browns-season-league.html.csp">Cleveland Browns WR Josh Gordon suspended for 2014 season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WITHERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:58.097-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cleveland • Browns star wide receiver Josh Gordon has been suspended by the NFL one year for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Gordon’s suspension is effective immediately and he will miss the entire 2014 season. He will have to apply for reinstatement following the season. Gordon had appealed his yearlong suspension and met with a league arbitrator in New York on Aug. 4. Arbitrator Harold Henderson upheld the suspension. The Browns have been waiting four months for a resolution on ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432312014-08-27T23:28:58.097-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:58.097-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343231@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:58 MDT NFL: Johnny Manziel and Browns both agree he’s not ready to start http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58323233-77/manziel-browns-hoyer-johnny.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58323233-77/manziel-browns-hoyer-johnny.html.csp">NFL: Johnny Manziel and Browns both agree he’s not ready to start</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T23:43:16.983-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Berea, Ohio • On one knee and far from the action, quarterback Johnny Manziel leaned on his orange helmet and watched. This is his new position. As Browns starter Brian Hoyer worked with Cleveland’s first-team offense during 11-on-11 drills Thursday, Manziel, for now relegated to the second string, observed from the side. He took mental notes as he waited for his turn. This rookie has been no sensation. He’s not ready to start. Meet Johnny Backup. Failing to make any magic happen in his first t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583232332014-08-21T23:43:16.983-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T23:43:16.983-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58323233@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:43:16 MDT Hoyer beats injury, Manziel to win Browns starting quarterback job http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58321636-77/hoyer-manziel-browns-config.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58321636-77/hoyer-manziel-browns-config.html.csp">Hoyer beats injury, Manziel to win Browns starting quarterback job</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WITHERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T23:43:32.013-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Berea, Ohio • Brian Hoyer defied long odds — and stiff-armed Johnny Football — to keep his dream job. Through sweat and tears, he fought his way back from a serious knee injury only to be faced with the Browns drafting Johnny Manziel, college football’s dynamic quarterback with the cult-like following. Hoyer, though, persevered. He endured grueling rehab to get back on the field sooner than expected, stayed focused as Manzielmania consumed the Browns, and ignored trade rumors. It will be Hoyer w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583216362014-08-21T23:43:32.013-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T23:43:32.013-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58321636@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:43:32 MDT NFL: Hoyer beats Manziel for Browns starting QB job http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58319223-77/hoyer-manziel-browns-pettine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58319223-77/hoyer-manziel-browns-pettine.html.csp">NFL: Hoyer beats Manziel for Browns starting QB job</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Withers</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:01:02.41-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Berea, Ohio • Brian Hoyer defied long odds — and stiff-armed Johnny Football — to keep his dream job. Through sweat and tears, he fought his way back from a serious knee injury only to be faced with the Browns drafting Johnny Manziel, college football’s dynamic quarterback with the cult-like following. Hoyer, though, persevered. He endured grueling rehab to get back on the field sooner than expected, stayed focused as Manzielmania consumed the Browns, and ignored trade rumors. It will be Hoyer w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583192232014-08-20T23:01:02.41-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T23:01:02.41-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58319223@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:01:02 MDT NFL: Cleveland hits QB homestretch against Washington http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58307458-77/griffin-washington-cleveland-browns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58307458-77/griffin-washington-cleveland-browns.html.csp">NFL: Cleveland hits QB homestretch against Washington</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSEPH WHITE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T22:38:02.04-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Whole lot in common between Robert Griffin III and Johnny Manziel. Both from Texas. Both have Heismans. They’ve got catchy nicknames. They know how to create a commotion or two, and sometimes it comes back to bite. And they both sure can run. “Anybody that wants to compare,” Griffin said, “I’m sure they’ll just look at us and say both of us are real fast, guys that can play backyard football at times.” Now for a big difference: Griffin hasn’t had to compete for playing time in the N...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583074582014-08-17T22:38:02.04-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-17T22:38:02.04-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58307458@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:38:02 MDT NFL: Browns defenders wear boxing gloves in practice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264315-77/gloves-browns-gilbert-haden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264315-77/gloves-browns-gilbert-haden.html.csp">NFL: Browns defenders wear boxing gloves in practice</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WITHERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:09:33.753-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Berea, Ohio • The Browns are ready to rumble. To prepare for the NFL’s crackdown on defensive holding this season, the team is making its cornerbacks and safeties wear boxing gloves during training camp practices. The smaller, mittenlike gloves — used by kickboxers and in mixed martial arts — are meant to deter players from latching onto jerseys of wide receivers, an allowable tactic in the past but one that will draw a penalty flag now. When he first saw the padded gloves, Browns Pro Bowl corne...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582643152014-08-05T22:09:33.753-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T22:09:33.753-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58264315@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:09:33 MDT Manziel works with Browns starters for first time http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58260417-77/manziel-pettine-browns-hoyer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58260417-77/manziel-pettine-browns-hoyer.html.csp">Manziel works with Browns starters for first time</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WITHERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T16:37:23.098-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Berea, Ohio • Johnny Manziel took a planned trip one slot up the depth chart. There’s no telling how long No. 2 will stay No. 1. The rookie quarterback took snaps with Cleveland’s starters for the first time in practice at training camp on Monday, moving ahead of Brian Hoyer for at least one day. Coach Mike Pettine said Manziel’s promotion was simply the next step in the club’s evaluation of the two quarterbacks in the second full week of their competition for the starting job. “It’s just part o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582604172014-08-05T16:37:23.098-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T16:37:23.098-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58260417@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:37:23 MDT NFL: Manziel takes snaps with Browns starters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58258939-77/manziel-pettine-browns-hoyer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58258939-77/manziel-pettine-browns-hoyer.html.csp">NFL: Manziel takes snaps with Browns starters</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WITHERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T16:37:23.496-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Berea, Ohio • Johnny Manziel took a planned trip one slot up the depth chart. There’s no telling how long No. 2 will stay No. 1. The rookie quarterback took snaps with Cleveland’s starters for the first time in practice at training camp on Monday, moving ahead of Brian Hoyer for at least one day. Coach Mike Pettine said Manziel’s promotion was simply the next step in the club’s evaluation of the two quarterbacks in the second full week of their competition for the starting job. “It’s just part o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582589392014-08-05T16:37:23.496-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T16:37:23.496-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58258939@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:37:23 MDT Former Ute Paul Kruger talks leading youth and a youthful NFL team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58212179-59/kruger-browns-cleveland-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58212179-59/kruger-browns-cleveland-team.html.csp">Former Ute Paul Kruger talks leading youth and a youthful NFL team</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T18:45:32.786-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 06:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paul Kruger is taking a leadership role in two youth movements: One in Cleveland, and the other back home in Utah. Kruger went from the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens to the Cleveland Browns in 2013, earning a five-year, $40 million contract but enduring the growing pains of the league’s second-youngest team. “We’re obviously in the building stages, but it’s exciting to be a part of that,” Kruger told The Tribune by phone on Tuesday. “We’ve just got to put the pieces together and go forwar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58212179@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:45:32 MDT