Derry: Browns 2, Holdouts 0

The Browns have managed focus on team, rather than player desires for money, this off-season. Frank Derry offers his perspective on how the Browns have handled the first two contract disputes of the Phil Savage era.
June 20, 2005

Verba Release Official

4:30PM As expected, the Browns released OT Ross Verba today as he paid back the bonus money given to him earlier this year. Here is the rather terse press release sent out by the team moments ago...
June 9, 2005

Owl: Party Time has Ended

Phil Savage's approach to re-building the Browns doesn't just rely on finding good players. It also includes getting rid of some parts that simply don't fit into the vision of the new Browns. The release of Ross Verba is another case of this type of "addition by subtraction", according to The Owl. Here is his analysis...
June 9, 2005

Newswire: Clock Ticks Down on Verba

The Browns "elite" left tackle, Ross Verba, looks to be headed out of town, at least if this morning's Daily Newswire is to be believed. Here's a wrap-up of this morning's stories, presented with the usual flavoring of uncalled-for remarks from a guy who is still confused and uncertain about what he'll do now that there's less reason to complain about the team's offensive line...
June 8, 2005

Newswire: Ross Verba, Trade Bait

A tackle prepares to leave town. Here's the usual morning prattle, Tuesday Edition.
June 7, 2005

Passan: Wishes and Hopes

Rich Passan offers his thoughts on some of the big issues facing the Browns as June brings summer weather to Ohio. Here are wishes and hopes for Kellen Winslow (both of them), Ross Verba, L.J. Shelton, and Peter Boulware. Join Rich and Barry McBride tonight at 9PM for the Bernies Insiders Radio Show on SportsTalkCleveland.com!
June 7, 2005