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NFL | Chris Gocong has offer

Thu, 18 Jul 2013 12:57:26 -0700

Free-agent LB Chris Gocong (Browns) has received interest from several teams and has an offer from an undisclosed team.

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Rams | Will work out Chris Gocong

Thu, 13 Jun 2013 10:59:19 -0700

The St. Louis Rams will work out LB Chris Gocong (Browns) Friday, June 14.

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Eagles | Chris Gocong to take part in minicamp

Thu, 09 May 2013 10:50:15 -0700

Free-agent LB Chris Gocong (Browns) will participate in the Philadelphia Eagles' rookie minicamp this weekend on a tryout basis.

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Browns | Make roster moves

Tue, 02 Apr 2013 13:21:48 -0700

The Cleveland Browns signed PK Brandon Bogotay (Vikings) and released LB Chris Gocong and DB Usama Young Tuesday, April 2. Terms of the Bogotay deal were not disclosed.

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Browns | Chris Gocong could be asked to restructure deal

Sun, 10 Feb 2013 11:50:19 -0800

The Cleveland Browns likely will ask LB Chris Gocong to restructure his contract if they decide to keep him. He is scheduled to make a base salary in $4.45 million in 2013.

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Browns | Chris Gocong working way back

Tue, 29 Jan 2013 18:37:18 -0800

Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski said Tuesday, Jan. 29, that LB Chris Gocong (Achilles') should be able to return for the start of the 2013 season. Gocong suffered a torn Achilles' tendon last summer. "He's on track with his rehab," Chudzinski said. "He's started running and doing some things. As far as a timetable as to when he's going to be ready, it's still a little premature for that, but everything is on target." Chudzinski added that he didn't know if Gocong would play inside or outside in new defensive coordinator Ray Horton's scheme.

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Browns | Several vying for more responsibilities

Sat, 04 Aug 2012 17:07:52 -0700

Following the season-ending injury to Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (Achilles'), several others will have a chance to step up and grab more playing time. LBs Emmanuel Acho, James-Michael Johnson and Kaluka Maiava might get chances to fill in for Gocong. Head coach Pat Shurmur said Saturday, Aug. 4, that LBs L.J. Fort and Craig Robertson have also caught the eye of the coaching staff.

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Browns | Chris Gocong lost for the season

Sat, 04 Aug 2012 17:07:18 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (Achilles') suffered a torn right Achilles' tendon in practice Saturday, Aug. 4, and he will be out for the season, according to head coach Pat Shurmur. He had an MRI which revealed the injury, and he will require surgery. The procedure might be done as early as Monday, Aug. 6.

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Browns | Could add a LB

Sat, 04 Aug 2012 09:24:32 -0700

Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur said Saturday, Aug. 4, the team could look to add a linebacker to the roster should LB Chris Gocong (ankle) be out an extended period.

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Browns | Chris Gocong may have ruptured Achilles'

Sat, 04 Aug 2012 09:20:53 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (ankle) may have suffered a ruptured right Achilles' injury in practice Saturday, Aug. 4, according to team sources, and could be lost for the 2012 season.

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Browns | Chris Gocong injury update

Sat, 04 Aug 2012 08:31:29 -0700

Updating a previous item, Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong's (leg) injury suffered in practice Saturday, Aug. 4, is officially being described as a "right leg" injury.

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Browns | Chris Gocong injured

Sat, 04 Aug 2012 07:18:04 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (ankle) was carted off during practice Saturday, Aug. 4, after suffering an injury to his right ankle.

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Browns | Trio set to start in Scott Fujita's absence

Sun, 10 Jun 2012 20:40:38 -0700

Cleveland Browns LBs Chris Gocong, D'Qwell Jackson and Kaluka Maiava are expected to serve as the starting linebackers when LB Scott Fujita is suspended.

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Browns | Four players probable

Wed, 07 Dec 2011 11:47:16 -0800

Cleveland Browns QB Colt McCoy (knee), RB Montario Hardesty (calf), DE Jayme Mitchell (ankle) and LB Chris Gocong (hip) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 7, and are listed as probable for Week 14.

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Browns | Two practice in full

Tue, 06 Dec 2011 17:57:49 -0800

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (ankle) and DL Jayme Mitchell (ankle) were listed as full participants in practice Tuesday, Dec. 6.

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Browns | Two practice in full

Mon, 05 Dec 2011 17:09:37 -0800

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (undisclosed) and DL Jayme Mitchell (ankle) were each listed as full participants in practice Monday, Dec. 5.

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Browns | Not worried about LB depth

Wed, 30 Nov 2011 19:39:29 -0800

Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur said Wednesday, Nov. 30, that he isn't worried about linebacker depth with the loss of LB Scott Fujita (hand). "Scott, obviously, added a lot to this team. He meant a lot from an experience, leadership and just quality of play," Shurmur said. "We've done at other positions and we feel confident that the guys that step up will do a good job." The plan is for LB Chris Gocong to be used as the strongside linebacker, with LB D'Qwell Jackson staying in the middle, and LB Kaluka Maiava (knee) being used at weakside linebacker.

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Browns | Changes at LB for Week 13

Mon, 28 Nov 2011 17:00:20 -0800

With LB Scott Fujita (hand) out for Week 13 against the Baltimore Ravens, LB Chris Gocong is expected to move to strongside linebacker, with LB Kaluka Maiava playing weakside linebacker, according to head coach Pat Shurmur Monday, Nov. 28. LB D'Qwell Jackson will remain at middle linebacker.

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Browns | Four probable for Week 9

Fri, 04 Nov 2011 14:39:04 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Mohamed Massaquoi (head), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee), LB Chris Gocong (shoulder) and FS T.J. Ward (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 4. They are listed as probable for Week 9 and are expected to play.

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Browns | Six limited

Thu, 03 Nov 2011 14:35:07 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (shoulder), LB Kaluka Maiava (knee), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (head), OL Tony Pashos (ankle), DB Ray Ventrone (hamstring) and DB T.J. Ward (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Nov. 3.

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Browns | Four players limited

Wed, 02 Nov 2011 14:54:23 -0700

Cleveland Browns OT Tony Pashos (ankle), LBs Chris Gocong (shoulder) and Kaluka Maiava (knee) and SS T.J. Ward (knee) were limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 2.

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Browns | Two listed as probable

Fri, 30 Sep 2011 15:06:07 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Carlton Mitchell (finger) and LB Chris Gocong (groin) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 30. Both are listed as probable for Week 4 and are expected to play.

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Browns | Two practice

Thu, 29 Sep 2011 14:52:29 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (groin) and WR Carlton Mitchell (finger) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 29.

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Browns | Two listed as full participants

Wed, 28 Sep 2011 18:44:38 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (groin) and WR Carlton Mitchell (finger) were each able to take part in a full practice Wednesday, Sept. 28.

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Browns | Chris Gocong reaches extension

Wed, 28 Sep 2011 16:00:25 -0700

The Cleveland Browns agreed to a three-year, $16.8 million contact extension with LB Chris Gocong Wednesday, Sept. 28.

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Browns | Two might be limited in practice

Mon, 26 Sep 2011 19:38:59 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns CB Sheldon Brown (groin) and LB Chris Gocong (groin) might be limited in practice this week after suffering groin injuries in Week 3.

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Browns | Two suffer groin injuries

Mon, 26 Sep 2011 11:05:50 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (groin) and CB Sheldon Brown (groin) suffered groin strains in Week 3.

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Browns | Chris Gocong listed as questionable

Fri, 09 Sep 2011 15:23:29 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (shoulder) was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 9, and is listed as questionable for Week 1.

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Browns | Three limited

Thu, 08 Sep 2011 15:28:53 -0700

Cleveland Browns Chris Gocong (shoulder), OT Tony Pashos (ankle) and TE Benjamin Watson (hip) were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 8.

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Browns | Three players limited

Wed, 07 Sep 2011 15:17:31 -0700

Cleveland Browns TE Benjamin Watson (hip), LB Chris Gocong (shoulder) and FS Usama Young (hamstring) were limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 7.

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Browns | Two injured players taking part in practice

Wed, 07 Sep 2011 10:49:56 -0700

Cleveland Browns TE Benjamin Watson (hip) and LB Chris Gocong (neck) are participating in practice Wednesday, Sept. 7.

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Browns | Two absent from practice

Mon, 05 Sep 2011 08:43:17 -0700

Cleveland Browns TE Benjamin Watson (hip) and LB Chris Gocong (neck) are not practicing Monday, Sept. 5. Watson is expected back for Week 1, but Gocong's status has become a concern.

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Browns | Chris Gocong might be ready for opener

Tue, 30 Aug 2011 21:01:55 -0700

Cleveland Browns general manager Tom Heckert said Tuesday, Aug. 30, that he thinks LB Chris Gocong (neck) will be able to return from a neck stinger and play in the regular season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals Sept. 11.

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Browns | Several to sit out preseason game

Thu, 25 Aug 2011 10:25:15 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Brandon Jackson (toe), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (foot), OG Eric Steinbach (back), LB Chris Gocong (neck), FS T.J. Ward (hamstring) and FS Usama Young (hamstring) will not play in the third preseason game Thursday, Aug. 25.

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Browns | Chris Gocong to return soon

Tue, 23 Aug 2011 09:10:50 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (neck) said he's targeting next week to return from a neck injury. "There's nothing you can do physically to make (the recovery) go faster," Gocong said.

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Browns | Several players could miss preseason game

Mon, 22 Aug 2011 08:39:31 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Mohamed Massaquoi (foot), S Usama Young (hamstring), S T.J. Ward (hamstring), WR Joshua Cribbs (hamstring), LB Chris Gocong (neck), OG Eric Steinbach (back), TE Evan Moore (concussion) and RB Brandon Jackson (toe) could miss the team's next preseason game.

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Browns | Five sit out second preseason game

Sat, 20 Aug 2011 03:26:25 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Scott Fujita (hamstring), LB Chris Gocong (stinger), S T.J. Ward (hamstring), S Usama Young (hamstring), and G Eric Steinbach (back) did not play in the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 19, against the Detroit Lions.

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Browns | Three sit out practice

Thu, 18 Aug 2011 16:30:03 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Mohamed Massaquoi (foot), LB Chris Gocong (neck) and CB Ramzee Robinson (groin) did not participate in practice Thursday, Aug. 18.

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Browns | Five missing practice

Tue, 16 Aug 2011 07:08:24 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Scott Fujita (thigh), LB Chris Gocong (neck), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (foot), DE Brian Schaefering (leg) and TE Benjamin Watson (hamstring) are not taking part in practice Tuesday, Aug. 16.

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Browns | Several miss preseason opener

Sat, 13 Aug 2011 21:06:33 -0700

Cleveland Browns DL Jabari Fletcher (knee), LB Chris Gocong (neck), CB Eric Hagg (knee), RB Montario Hardesty (knee), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (foot) and FS Usama Young (hamstring) each missed the preseason opener Saturday, Aug. 13, against the Green Bay Packers.

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Browns | Four sit out practice

Thu, 11 Aug 2011 11:18:31 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Montario Hardesty (knee), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (foot), DL Jabari Fletcher (knee) and LB Chris Gocong (neck) did not participate in practice Thursday, Aug. 11.

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Browns | Chris Gocong could play in preseason opener

Thu, 11 Aug 2011 06:46:04 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (stinger) is not taking part in practice Thursday, Aug. 11; however, he could play in the team's preseason opener Saturday, Aug. 13.

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Browns | Two sit out practice

Wed, 10 Aug 2011 10:29:12 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Montario Hardesty (knee) and LB Chris Gocong (neck) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Aug. 10.

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Browns | Three sitting out practice

Tue, 09 Aug 2011 07:17:59 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (stinger), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (foot) and RB Montario Hardesty (knee) are absent from practice Tuesday, Aug. 9.

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Browns | Chris Gocong dealing with stinger

Mon, 08 Aug 2011 20:09:21 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Chris Gocong (stinger) had to leave practice Monday, Aug. 8, due to a stinger, although it is not considered serious.

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Browns | Believe Chris Gocong can play any LB position

Sun, 26 Jun 2011 10:54:09 -0700

The Cleveland Browns believe that LB Chris Gocong has the ability to play all three of the linebacker positions in their 4-3 defensive alignment. He probably will be used at middle linebacker during training camp.

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Browns | Chris Gocong to play in the middle

Fri, 25 Feb 2011 22:38:59 -0800

Cleveland Browns general manager Tom Heckert said Friday, Feb. 25, that LB Chris Gocong is projected as a middle linebacker in the team's new 4-3 defensive alignment, reports Tony Grossi, of the Cleveland Plain Dealer.

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Browns | Remodeled linebackers

Thu, 19 Aug 2010 22:31:29 -0700

Cleveland Browns LB Scott Fujita has moved to inside linebacker next to LB Chris Gocong to replace injured LB D'Qwell Jackson (pectoral), reports The Columbus Dispatch. LBs Matt Roth and Marcus Benard have worked at outside linebacker.

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Eagles | Gocong, Brown traded

Fri, 02 Apr 2010 09:10:23 -0700

Dave Spadaro, of PhiladelphiaEagles.com, reports the Philadelphia Eagles have traded LB Chris Gocong and CB Sheldon Brown to the Cleveland Browns for LB Alex Hall, a 2010 four-round draft choice and a 2010 fifth-round draft choice.

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Browns | Gocong, Brown acquired

Fri, 02 Apr 2010 09:06:49 -0700

Dave Spadaro, of PhiladelphiaEagles.com, reports the Cleveland Browns have acquired LB Chris Gocong and CB Sheldon Brown from the Philadelphia Eagles for LB Alex Hall, a 2010 four-round draft choice and a 2010 fifth-round draft choice.

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