THE OVERNIGHT WORD

A recap all the weirdness from late last night. Wire and Web Buzzes on the way this morning from DK and ArtBtz.

7AM:
* Reports appear on the tipline that indicate that Ricky Williams thinks he's headed to Miami.

1AM:
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The Tipline is buzzing with reports citing WUAB TV and Fox Sports Radio that the Browns have signed OL Ryan Tucker, formerly of the St. Louis Rams. We are looking for confirmation.

* Fox Sports' Clark Judge reports that Garrison Hearst left without a contract, but both Hearst and the Browns expect to talk after he makes visits to Miami and Atlanta.

*The Houston Chronicle reports Wong could be close to a deal- "I'm really excited about Houston," Wong said. "My wife loves it. It looks like it would be a great fit. I'm hoping I don't have to make any more trips."

10PM:
*Channel 43's Jeff Phelps reports that the Browns have signed Ryan Tucker. A similar story appears on other evening sports reports.

8PM:
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Reports begin to appear that state that Williams is headed for Miami and that the Browns dropped out of the Ricky race on Wednesday afternoon.

Wednesday Night: Carter starts to head to St. Louis late, but the Rams tell him not to bother. Carter heads back to Cleveland to continue negotiations with the Browns.


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