Posts Tagged ‘phil dawson’

Pat Shurmur on Eli, the Giants Front Four, Phil Dawson

(Opening statement)- “As I start every Wednesday, this week’s game captain will be Ahtyba Rubin. It’s another good choice. He’s kind of a quiet, dependable guy, who leads by example although I’ll give you one little story. In the offseason, it was during an OTA practice, some new players came in and around their area […]

Kicker Phil Dawson Inks His Franchise Tag

The Browns today announced that kicker Phil Dawson signed his tender as the club’s franchise player. Dawson is the franchise leader in field goals made (276), while his 1,115 career points rank second (Lou Groza, 1,349) in team annals. He has converted on 276 of 332 career field goal attempts for an 83.1% mark, which […]

Browns Free Agents for 2012 – Who Should Stay and Who Should Go?

Now that the 2011 season is officially over following the Super Bowl, now we can all look ahead to free agency. The Browns have a number of players that will be unrestricted come March 13th when they can sign with other teams. You can see the complete list below, and give your thoughts about what […]

Browns Will Open “Curtain” Today at 4PM

Per OBR Reporter Fred Greetham.. Without any news coming out of Berea—other than the obvious—dumping of QB Jake Delhomme—Browns fans are getting restless. However, there is hope, according to Pat Shurmur. “There is a lot going on behind the scenes, believe me,” Shurmur said Wednesday. “But what we’re doing will start to become public (Thursday) […]

Browns Place Franchise Tag on Kicker Dawson

The Browns today designated kicker Phil Dawson as the team’s franchise player for the 2011 season, the club announced. Dawson, a veteran of 12 NFL seasons, led the Browns in 2010 with 97 points, converting on 23-of-28 field goal attempts and all 28 PATs. During his career, he has connected on 252-of-303 attempts for an […]

Browns postgame notes from Pittsburgh

Kicker Phil Dawson passed Hall of Famer Lou Groza (234) for first place on the Browns’ all-time career field goals made list with 235 following his 39-yard first quarter field goal. · Quarterback Colt McCoy became the 16th quarterback to start to start for the Browns since 1999. He also became the 12th rookie quarterback […]

Browns Postgame Notes

·         Kicker Phil Dawson moved into a tie with Hall of Famer Lou Groza for first place on the Browns’ all-time career field goals made list with 234 following his 19-yard third quarter field goal. The pair rank tied for 35th all-time in league history in field goals made. ·         With 64 kickoff return yards […]

Kicker Dawson to NOT be Back in the 2009 Season?

There’s been no real news on the contract front to report for kicker Phil Dawson, who has been with the team since they came back in 1999. The newest reporter at ESPN, former NFL Network reporter Adam Schefter, says in his Twitter that Dawson will NOT be with the Browns in 2009: “Prediction based on […]