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Johnny Manziel of the Cleveland Browns gets tackled during the second quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 14, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Boomer: ‘Nervous’ Manziel Learning NFL Is A Different Beast

Johnny Manziel needs to elevate his skills to meet his larger-than-life personality. And — like it or not — that will take some time, according to Boomer Esiason.

12/16/2014

Johnny Manziel of the Cleveland Browns throws a pass during the second quarter against the Cincinnati Bengals at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 14, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NFL Roundup: Manziel Stinks It Up, Cowboys Move Atop NFC East

In Cleveland, the debut of Johnny Football was a monumental flop. “It was tough,” Manziel said Sunday. “I’m not using the rookie excuse. It’s not me.”

12/15/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 07: Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns throws a pass during warmups prior to the game against the Indianapolis Colts at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 7, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Johnny Football Finds The Field

The bell has tolled for Brian Hoyer. And he never really had a chance. It’s showtime for Johnny Manziel. An entirely different show than the one to which he’s become so accustomed.

12/12/2014

Johnny Manziel (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Jastremski: NFL Winners, Losers And Locks Of The Week

We’ll find out once and for all how Johnny Football translates as an NFL quarterback, but I’ll tell you one thing: he can’t be any worse than Brian Hoyer!

12/11/2014

Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns warms up prior to the game against the Houston Texans at FirstEnergy Stadium on November 16, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Police: Johnny Manziel’s Entourage Attacked Browns Fan At Hotel

A Browns fan who says he wanted to give Johnny Manziel “a hug” was struck by the rookie quarterback’s entourage at a downtown hotel and was left with a swollen eye and lip, police said.

11/24/2014

A snowplow prepares the field in Buffalo (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images); a young Toronto Maple Leafs fan looks stunned following a 9-2 defeat (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

4 Sports Cities That Have It Worse Than NYC

Think you have it rough? Here are four locales whose fans would surely trade places in a heartbeat.

11/20/2014

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Explosive Wideout Gordon Returns To Browns Following 10-Game Suspension

Gordon, who led the league with 1,646 yards receiving last season, worked out with his teammates and is expected to play Sunday in Atlanta.

11/19/2014

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CBS Sports’ Tony Gonzalez Talks Falcons vs. Browns

What does Tony Gonzalez think about Atlanta’s chances of making the NFL Playoffs? Who should Cleveland name as their starting quarterback? Gonzalez answers these questions and more.

11/18/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - NOVEMBER 6: Brian Hoyer #6 of the Cleveland Browns calls a play at the line of scrimmage during the fourth quarter of the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on November 6, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Cleveland defeated Cincinnati 24-3. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Five Things: Browns Vs. Bengals Thursday Night Roundup

The Cleveland Browns are tied for first in the AFC North. The perennial doormat of the division dominated its intra-division, intra-state rivalry with the Cincinnati Bengals last night, scoring first and never trailing en route to a 24-3 victory.

11/07/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - NOVEMBER 6 :  Buster Skrine #22 of the Cleveland Browns runs past Mohamed Sanu #12 of the Cincinnati Bengals during the fourth quarter at Paul Brown Stadium on November 6, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Browns Rout Bengals, Move Into 1st-Place Tie In North

The Cleveland Browns took full advantage of Andy Dalton’s miserable night Thursday, dominating the Cincinnati Bengals 24-3 in an AFC North showdown that was shockingly one-sided from the outset.

11/07/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - NOVEMBER 2: Andy Dalton #14 of the Cincinnati Bengals warms up prior to the start of the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Paul Brown Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Brian Hoyer, Jeremy Hill And A.J. Green

At the start of the season, a Cleveland-Cincinnati battle as a Thursday Night primetime game did not appear to be an ideal television choice.

11/06/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - NOVEMBER 2: Andy Dalton #14 of the Cincinnati Bengals scrambles out of the pocket during the third quarter of the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Paul Brown Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Cleveland Browns At Cincinnati Bengals

First place is on the line in the air tight AFC North as the Browns visit the Bengals on Thursday night. Considering the Browns are involved, that’s hard to believe-remember, Cleveland hasn’t posted more than five wins since 2007.

11/05/2014

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CBS Sports Steve Tasker Talks Two Big AFC Battles In Week Ten

Week 10 of the 2014 NFL regular season has a lot of big games on the schedule and that includes two big AFC contests that include match-ups between potential playoff teams. Steve Tasker of CBS Sports took some time to discuss the “Thursday Night Football” game between the Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals and then a Sunday match-up between the Buffalo Bills and Kansas City Chiefs.

11/04/2014

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5 Surprises From Week 1 Of The NFL Season

The Patriots being all alone in last place means absolutely nothing as far as the rest of the season is concerned. In terms of comedic value, however, it’s fantastic.

09/08/2014

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Twitter Responds to Manziel Trademarking ‘Johnny Cleveland’

Here are 8 ways you responded on Twitter to Manziel trademarking ‘Johnny Cleveland.’

09/05/2014

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