NFL head coaching positions a slippery ride

More Sports / Football Jan 1, 2019

NFL head coaching positions a slippery ride

Sean Payton despises the term "Black Monday." And he's one of the coaches who always survives it. Six head coaches were fired as the NFL season concluded, four of them on Monday. Two, Mike McCarthy in Green Bay and Hue Jackson in Cleveland, didn't even ...

Emotional Browns win to avoid 0-16 year

More Sports / Football Dec 25, 2016

Emotional Browns win to avoid 0-16 year

For the first time, Hue Jackson stood in front of the Browns as a winner. Through the injuries, the losses, the negativity and the late-night jokes, his team had stuck together. And as the Browns huddled around him in the postgame locker room, Cleveland's first-year ...

Browns fall to 0-13, near infamous mark

More Sports / Football Dec 12, 2016

Browns fall to 0-13, near infamous mark

The Browns' mascot can't even stay on his clogs. This season of embarrassment has a new symbolic blooper. Early in Sunday's 23-10 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland's "Brownie The Elf" attempted to retrieve a football that had bounced out of bounds following a punt when ...

More Sports / Football Jan 14, 2016

Browns name Jackson coach

Hue Jackson strolled into the Browns' facility unafraid, brimming with optimism. He's well aware of Cleveland's football misery, the losing, continuous change and dysfunction encasing one of the NFL's most storied franchises. Jackson doesn't mind the mess. He's ready to clean it up. "I like ...