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Cleveland Browns join 2008 Detroit
Lions as NFL´s only 0-16 teams

Detroit Free Press, by Carols Monarrez

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 1/1/2018 12:50:06 PM

PITTSBURGH — Move over, 2008 Detroit Lions. You have company. The Cleveland Browns have finished the season 0-16 and have equaled you in futility. With a 28-24 loss Sunday to the Pittsburgh Steelers before 50,704 at Heinz Field, the Browns joined the 2008 Lions as the only NFL teams to finish a season 0-16. And I have to say it feels good. Like a weight has been lifted from Detroit’s back. Like an ugly mole has been removed. Maybe it’s true that misery loves company. In a Twitter poll I posted before the game, 67 percent of more than 500

And last year they were 1-15. Soul-crushing bad.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 0658, 1/1/2018 1:02:06 PM     (No. 11496794)

I found myself in a business yesterday that was playing a station with a NFL game on the TV. In the past I was interested / ambivalent about the game / players.

Imagine my surprise when I looked at the game and felt revulsion for the thugs on the field and the owners that allow and encourage their anti-social and unpatriotic behavior.

Am I the only one that has undergone a wholesale metamorphosis of attitude about the NFL and football?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 1/1/2018 1:10:45 PM     (No. 11496809)

Mostly, #1. The players are a problem, to be sure....they are the most visible example of the millennial generation raised on diet of SJW idiocy including pro-gay and pro-thug propaganda.

But the attitude towards the owners is shifting also. They are no longer regarded as pillars of the community or even sportsmen who ´just want to win.´ Instead, they are becoming known as venal, greedy, and insecure. TV money has made at least half the league content to cash a check and to heck with the game results.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Cardsfan, 1/1/2018 1:14:52 PM     (No. 11496812)

Remember the Browns fan who died a couple of years ago with his final request for six Browns pallbearers so they could let him down one more time.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Smart11344, 1/1/2018 1:55:30 PM     (No. 11496863)

If that was an NFL game, I didn´t see it.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Noj15, 1/1/2018 2:09:59 PM     (No. 11496872)

Boycott the Super Bowl and all of it´s sponsors.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: greatGreyhounds, 1/1/2018 2:28:30 PM     (No. 11496885)

Still not watching, and I don´t care...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Safari Man, 1/1/2018 2:32:45 PM     (No. 11496887)

Too bad every team cannot end the season 0-16

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Reply 8 - Posted by: uno, 1/1/2018 2:56:38 PM     (No. 11496904)

The Browns lost to the Nittany Lions yesterday... Pittsburgh didn´t even play their starters!
Here´s what is truly amazing about all this - they insist, INSIST that they will be keeping this 31-1 coach! Not only that, but the coach stated that nobody in the NFL could have done his job any better! A guy who didn´t even win ONE game this season has the audacity to say this!! He should be fired on that statement alone!
I am truly living in a world I no longer understand!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Peaches, 1/1/2018 3:17:24 PM     (No. 11496923)

We finally have company in our misery. At least we fired Caldwell today.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: bradcro, 1/1/2018 5:11:42 PM     (No. 11497008)

So what. Who cares.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 1/1/2018 5:55:31 PM     (No. 11497046)

Detroit and Cleveland in the top tier at the same time? That´s not even possible. Is it? All that kneeling must have snapped the cogs in the Wayback machine.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: franq, 1/1/2018 6:19:05 PM     (No. 11497078)

Some teams just never make it...

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Reply 13 - Posted by: mollyb0122, 1/1/2018 6:55:07 PM     (No. 11497110)

Hubby and I have always been rabid Browns fans. This year we only watched the first game. We just do not care anymore.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: franq, 1/1/2018 7:20:57 PM     (No. 11497137)

Well, #13, Seinfeld was right. In the end you´re just rooting for laundry. My feeble brain kept whispering "Ravens..." A simple search brought up the whole Art Modell franchise move...The Kosar years were the closest they came to ever having respectability.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Heil Liberals, 1/1/2018 9:48:54 PM     (No. 11497216)

I wonder if Jimmy Haslem is asking the Ohio Attorney General if they have a Lemon Law on professional sport franchise purchases? Bwahahahahaha!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 1/1/2018 11:09:33 PM     (No. 11497258)

Browns have had only 2 winning seasons since 1999. Quite possibly the worst team in football.

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