HOLDING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HOLDING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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