OBR Daily Blog 2/22

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02/23
2:37 PM

Scout.com Mock Draft: Ponder a Panther: In the latest installment of Scout.com’s mock NFL Draft, Christian Ponde… http://bit.ly/f4gdck


02/23
12:15 AM

Greetham: A Smart Move: The Browns first franchise tag since their return is smartly applied argues the OBR’s Fr… http://bit.ly/ik6DOy

Browns Franchise Phil Dawson
Dave Kolonich on February 22nd, 2011 AT 6:17 PM

For Immediate Release

February 22, 2011

BROWNS FRANCHISE PHIL DAWSON

The Cleveland 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 83.2  field goal percentage, which stands ninth all-time in NFL history. Dawson is the Browns' all-time leader in field goals and ranks third in club history with 1,063 career points. 



02/22
5:07 PM

Browns place franchise tag on Dawson: Hot News for K Phil Dawson http://bit.ly/hhOREa

Yes, they bet on Combine Results
Barry McBride on February 22nd, 2011 AT 2:16 PM

Here are the odds from the folks at Bodog.com…

40 Yard Dash Odds and Ends

Fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

Over/Under 4.30 Seconds

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

Cam Newton (QB Auburn) -130

Tyrod Taylor (QB Virginia Tech) Even

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

Cam Newton (QB Auburn) Even

Josh Portis (QB CUP) -130

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

Cam Newton (QB Auburn) -135

Jake Locker (QB Washington) Even

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

Christian Ponder (QB FSU) -120

Jake Locker (QB Washington) -120

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

Mark Ingram (RB Alabama) -120

Ryan Williams (RB Virginia Tech) -120

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

A.J. Green (WR Georgia) -120

Julio Jones (WR Alabama) -120

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

A.J. Green (WR Georgia) Even

Jon Baldwin (WR Pittsburgh) -130

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

Julio Jones (WR Alabama) Even

Jon Baldwin (WR Pittsburgh) -130

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

Patrick Peterson (CB LSU) -120

Prince Amukamara (CB Nebraska) -120

Who will have the fastest 40 Yard Dash Time

Da’Quan Bowers (DE Clemson) -120

Von Miller (DE Texas A&M) -120

Bench Press Repetitions Odds and Ends

Most Bench Press Repetitions

Over/Under 41.5

Who will the most bench press repetitions?

Anthony Castonzo (OT Boston College) -120

Gabe Carimi (OT Wisconsin) -120

Who will the most bench press repetitions?

Nate Solder (OT Colorado) -130

Gabe Carimi (OT Wisconsin) Even

Who will the most bench press repetitions?

Tyron Smith (OT USC) -120

Gabe Carimi (OT Wisconsin) -120

Who will the most bench press repetitions?

Da’Quan Bowers (DE Clemson) Even

Nick Fairley (DT Auburn) -130

Who will the most bench press repetitions?

Marcell Dareus (DT Alabama) Even

Nick Fairley (DT Auburn) -130

Who will the most bench press repetitions?

Da’Quan Bowers (DE Clemson) -130

J.J. Watt (DE Wisconsin) Even

Who will the most bench press repetitions?

Da’Quan Bowers (DE Clemson) -120

Marcell Dareus (DT Alabama) -120

Who will the most bench press repetitions?

Von Miller (DE Texas A&M) -130

Akeem Ayers (OLB UCLA) Even

Vertical Leap Odds and Ends

Highest Vertical Leap

Over/Under 41.5 inches

Who will have the highest vertical leap?

A.J. Green (WR Georgia) -130

Julio Jones (WR Alabama) Even

Who will have the highest vertical leap?

A.J. Green (WR Georgia) -120

Jon Baldwin (WR Pittsburgh) -120

Who will have the highest vertical leap?

A.J. Green (WR Georgia) -130

Patrick Peterson (CB LSU) Even

Who will have the highest vertical leap?

Julio Jones (WR Alabama) Even

Jon Baldwin (WR Pittsburgh) -130

Who will have the highest vertical leap?

Julio Jones (WR Alabama) -120

Patrick Peterson (CB LSU) -120

Who will have the highest vertical leap?

Julio Jones (WR Alabama) -120

Prince Amukamara (CB Nebraska) -120

Who will have the highest vertical leap?

A.J. Green (WR Georgia) -130

Prince Amukamara (CB Nebraska) Even



02/22
2:01 PM

Don't rule out drafting another DB: Selecting another stud defensive back may be Browns best option at No. 6. http://bit.ly/gBMhZ0


02/22
1:32 PM

(Subscriber) Top QB Prospect Still a Question Mark: While Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert seems to be the to… http://bit.ly/fXLQ3f

OBR Newswire updates for February 21st through February 22nd
OBR Newswire on February 22nd, 2011 AT 8:00 AM

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