Cam Newton leads way for Carolina

...repeat as NFC South champions.Cam Newton threw for one touchdown and ran for another, and the Panthers defeated the Cleveland Browns 17-13 on Sunday to take sole possession of first place in the division.The victory sets up a winner-take-all...

Panthers' Cam Newton to start vs. Browns

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton suffered no setbacks Saturday and is set to start against the Cleveland Browns today, 12 days after suffering two small fractures in his lower back during an automobile accident.A team official said the...

Jordan Todman's TD run lifts Jacksonville

...at first. And then, I think, disappointed." PANTHERS: Cam Newton will "probably" start Sunday against the Cleveland Browns barring any physical setbacks this week, Carolina coach Ron Rivera said after the quarterback practiced on Thursday...

Carolina Panthers wait on word from doctors about Cam Newton

...final clearance from team physicians before officially naming Cam Newton the starter for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns.That clearance is expected to come today."Right now, everything is pointing in the right direction," Rivera...

Panthers' Cam Newton returns to practice after car accident; status still unclear

...an automobile accident left him with two fractures in his lower back.Whether or not he starts Sunday against the Cleveland Browns remains unclear.Panthers coach Ron Rivera said the team put Newton through a "rigorous" rehab schedule and will...

Cincinnati Bengals spoil Manziel's NFL debut

...Cincinnati defenders as the Bengals rudely welcomed the rookie quarterback to the league with a 30-0 drubbing of the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.Manziel didn't come close to living up to the exhausting expectations surrounding his overhyped debut...

Browns release place-kicker Billy Cundiff

The Cleveland Browns waived slumping kicker Billy Cundiff Saturday and replaced him with veteran Garrett Hartley, who will likely kick against the AFC North-leading Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.

Michaux: NFC South is NFL's stepchild

...a 21-point lead in London to the Lions and botched the clock management in yielding a winning field goal to the Cleveland Browns. Of course the Saints have blown their own share of wins within their grasp, but teams can only control what's...

Alabama, Missouri football coaches have a history

...those lessons. Saban recommended Pinkel as his replacement when he left after one season at Toledo to become the Cleveland Browns' defensive coordinator in 1991.Pinkel held that job for 10 seasons and is in Year 14 at Missouri. Saban, meanwhile...

Falcons fall to Browns

...came through again in the clutch Sunday, connecting on a 53-yard field goal with 44 seconds remaining against the Cleveland Browns.But the Atlanta defense couldn't stop Brian Hoyer and the Browns, giving up four completions in a row before...