time Cleveland has robbed division-rival Cincinnati of its best lineman, doing the same with the signing of guard Eric Steinbach in 2007. That signing, a weak schedule and an aberration of a year from Derek Anderson resulted in a 10-6 season
Cleveland floundered in other areas, they found a solid unit in Mack, Thomas, a carousel of serviceable guards ( Eric Steinbach , John Greco , Joel Bitonio) and eventually, right tackle Mitchell Schwartz . As that unit gradually went its separate
games in 2011 as a rookie. He played tackle in college, but was switched to guard last season after the Browns lost Eric Steinbach to a season-ending back injury. Browns wide receiver Greg Little returned to practice after being sent home Thursday
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick, with 981,687 votes, leads all NFL All-Stars and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, with 947,194 votes, leads all AFC players in balloting for the 2011 Pro Bowl, NFL.com announced Wednesday.
Colts quarterback Peyton Manning, with 496,658 votes, leads all NFL All-Stars in balloting for the 2011 Pro Bowl.
More ... So long to Steinbach , Brown Veteran offensive lineman Eric Steinbach had one of the lines of ..... from a lunch-pail dude. Steinbach hinted at retirement last ..... we saw the moment when Steinbach makes it official in a
Eric Steinbach will retire from NFL, Miami Dolphins ..... night, Miami Dolphins offensive guard Eric Steinbach was seen telling coach Joe Philbin on ..... round draft pick was alluding to: Steinbach is done with football and will retire
on an old lineman Loved the moment when veteran guard Eric Steinbach , signed off the free-agent pile after a private workout ..... private talks we see in Episode 3 that Philbin would love Steinbach to stick around. It doesn't appear headed in that
Browns release Steinbach , lose Hillis By Tom Withers Associated ..... team released veteran offensive guard Eric Steinbach , once a major acquisition who missed ..... when it involves a player such as Eric Steinbach ," Browns general manager Tom Heckert
More Columns > NEW YORK (AP) - Megatron and Mario, the richest players in the NFL. When linebacker-end Mario Williams signed a six-year contract Thursday with the Buffalo Bills worth $100 million, $50 million guaranteed, he became the highest-paid defensive player in league history. Williams'
could play guard and be the backup center. The Bengals hadn't taken a guard so high in the draft since they got Eric Steinbach with their second overall pick - in the second round - in 2003. Dave Lapham, who does radio commentary for the Bengals
t see a lot of error." The Bengals hadn't picked a guard in either of the first two rounds since they chose Eric Steinbach in the second round in 2003. They signed free agent guards Travelle Wharton from Carolina and Jacob Bell from St
Talk about in-depth. NFL.com's Michael Fabiano uses a statistical formula to break down all 32 offensive lines and their affect on your fantasy players this season.
Willie McGinest (hamstring), WR Donte' Stallworth (quadriceps); QUESTIONABLE -- LB Kris Griffin (calf), G Eric Steinbach (shoulder), G Ryan Tucker (hip), LB Kamerion Wimbley (groin); PROBABLE -- WR Braylon Edwards (shoulder
Minnesota Vikings Injuries: OUT -- S Madieu Williams (neck); QUESTIONABLE -- WR Sidney Rice (knee), RB Adrian Peterson (hamstring); PROBABLE -- WR Aundrae Allison (foot), WR Bernard Berrian (foot), T Artis Hicks (elbow), RB Maurice Hicks (foot), S Darren Sharper (shoulder), DT Ellis Wyms
knee); QUESTIONABLE -- WR Joshua Cribbs (back), RB Jerome Harrison (ribs), DT Shaun Rogers (neck), G Eric Steinbach (back), RB Lawrence Vickers (ankle), DE Corey Williams (shoulder), P Dave Zastudil (right knee). Analysis
RB Lawrence Vickers (ankle), TE Kellen Winslow (shoulder); PROBABLE -- QB Brady Quinn (right finger), G Eric Steinbach (ribs), DE Corey Williams (shoulder), RB Jason Wright (neck). Analysis: Winslow, who has a sprained shoulder
Fantasy leaguers to be without RBs Jackson, Parker in Week 10 By Michael Fabiano NFL.com NFL Media Senior fantasy analyst Published: Nov. 7, 2008 at 07:28 p.m. Updated: Aug. 3, 2012 at 09:57 p.m. Friend(s) Email Byes: Cincinnati, Dallas, Tampa Bay, Washington. Team Injuries: QUESTIONABLE -- T Mike
ankle); QUESTIONABLE -- TE Darnell Dinkins (ribs), TE Steve Heiden (back), DT Shaun Rogers (neck), G Eric Steinbach (ribs), DE Corey Williams (shoulder). Analysis: Rogers was limited in Friday's practice and is listed as
breakout candidate in the 2008 season. 3. Cleveland Browns (96 points) The addition of rookie T Joe Thomas and G Eric Steinbach did wonders for the Browns , who finished with one of the better offensive lines in the league based on our parameters
Who are the best players, by position, in the NFL? NFL.com's Michael Lombardi brings back his annual blue-chip/red-chip rankings, where he breaks down the elite and the near-elite at every position, starting with the offense.
sideline. Mike Groll/Associated Press Eric Steinbach The Browns' season got off to a rough start when Steinbach was put on IR after undergoing surgery to repair a bulging disk in his back. Steinbach had not missed a snap in two years at
Gary Baxter (knees), DE Orpheus Roye (knee), G Eric Steinbach (neck), P Dave Zastudil (back); Probable: K Phil ..... will be active in Week 5. The potential absence of Steinbach would hurt Cleveland's offensive attack. Dallas Cowboys
Seth McKinney (shoulder); Doubtful: LB D'Qwell Jackson (ankle); Questionable: LB Antwan Peek (knee), G Eric Steinbach (back); Probable: CB Leigh Bodden (back). Fantasy take: The Browns have some injuries on defense, but this
all formats. Jamal Lewis, RB, Cleveland: The Browns have improved their offensive line with the addition of G Eric Steinbach and T Joe Thomas , but the wear and tear of 1,822 regular-season carries and the sixth-hardest run schedule