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2-8, 4th in AFC North
McCown's previous success against Ravens to help Browns (0:59)
Pettine: QB will always be held to higher standard (0:38)
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Woodson among 32 sportsmanship nominees

Veterans Charles Woodson, Philip Rivers and Calvin Johnson are among 32 players nominated for the Art Rooney Award that honors sportsmanship in the NFL.

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Browns' emergency QB: Brian Hartline

He's used to being on the receiving end of passes, but Brian Hartline started his high school career as a quarterback. However, that's the full extent of his signal-calling experience. Emergency QBs

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Pettine: Browns didn't discuss cutting Manziel

Browns coach Mike Pettine says the team didn't consider releasing Johnny Manziel but felt a demotion was warranted after the quarterback violated the team's trust in him.

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First-rounders struggling in Cleveland

The Browns have had five first-round picks in the last three drafts, including three in the top 12 picks. Unfortunately, they don't have much to show from their selections so far.


EFT: Is this the end for Kobe Bryant?

Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith debate if the Browns are done with Johnny Manziel and if the end has arrived for Kobe Bryant. Plus, Mark Schlereth joins the desk.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Pettine said the Browns are disappointed but not ready to give up on Johnny Manziel. Asked if this demotion meant the end of Manziel with the Browns, Pettine said: I certainly hope not and added: I told him this isnt a dead end. Its a hurdle.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Pettine on Johnny Manziel: He has shown tremendous improvement, but hes got to make better decisions. Said moving him to third team was absolutely necessary to maximize his chances for future success. Pettine emphasized that the trust the team showed in Manziel was violated.


Best of M&M: Warriors are 16-0, CFP, Manziel

Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic share their thoughts on the Warriors' record-breaking 16-game win streak to start the season. Plus, Rece Davis, Kirk Herbstreit and Louis Riddick join the show.

How to bet on Baltimore-Cleveland (1:12)
Stephen A.: Manziel will not get another chance in NFL (1:05)
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Is this the end for Manziel in Cleveland?

By demoting Johnny Manziel, the Browns passed on an opportunity to evaluate the 22-year-old as their long-term starting quarterback. That's not a good sign for his future with the team. NFL rumors roundup

Golic: Big difference between Gronk and Manziel party habits (1:45)
Gruden: Browns feel betrayed by Manziel (1:20)
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Johnny Manziel gave the Browns no choice

The latest in Johnny Manziel's dubious off-field scenes proved too much to tolerate for the Browns, who demoted the QB from starter to the third team.

Browns bench Manziel, McCown to start

Josh McCown will start for the Browns on Monday night and Johnny Manziel will serve as the team's third QB option behind Austin Davis, the team announced. Said coach Mike Pettine on his weekly "The Mike Pettine Show": "It was something we felt had violated the trust that we had put in him for the bye coming out of the Pittsburgh game." Story

Does Manziel have a future in Cleveland? (3:57)
Antonio Pierce: Manziel has not shown that he can be a professional (2:05)
Manziel's future with Cleveland in doubt after demotion (2:06)

Team Stats

Passing Yards260.212th
Rushing Yards75.631st
Points For18.628th
Points Against27.730th

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