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A Cleveland Brown is a professional American football player who plays football for the team based in the city of Cleveland, Ohio. The team is named after football legend Paul Brown. More »

The Cleveland Browns have two mascots: a dog character named Chomps and a real dog named Swagger. The costume character is a Labrador Retriever who comes from Cleveland's famed "Dawg Pound" fan section. More »

In American football, a "bye" is when a team does not have a game during a given week in the course of the regular season. The NFL uses byes to extend the regular season to 17 weeks. Bye weeks typically occur between the... More »

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In the National Football League, a waived player is one who has been cut from his team but has fewer than four years of service in the league. Players who have served for more than four years are also waived if they are ... More »

Common excessive celebrations in football include spinning the ball, dancing, military salutes directed at the opposing team, verbal taunting and spiking the ball. Others include throwing the ball, spiking the ball, the ... More »

Teamwork is an important aspect of cultivating a winning football team. The positive bonds formed between players through teamwork help to improve the performance of the team and sustain camaraderie when losses occur. More »

A touchback is a play that occurs in football when the ball is ruled dead by the officials on or behind the receiving team's goal line. This offense generally occurs after a kickoff, punt, fumble or interception. After a... More »