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Browns | Nick McDonald to start

Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:28:35 -0700

Cleveland Browns C Nick McDonald will start at center in Week 8. OG John Greco has been starting at center but will move to right guard.

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Browns | Not naming starter at center

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:54:18 -0700

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco started at center in Week 7, but head coach Mike Pettine has not said if Greco will stay at the position or if C Nick McDonald will receive the starting job.

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Browns | O-line struggles without Alex Mack

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:16:20 -0700

Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack's (leg) season-ending injury in Week 7 played a big role in the running game sputtering out against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 7. OG John Greco slid over from right guard to start in Mack's place, and OG Paul McQuistan started at right guard. Head coach Mike Pettine said the team will evaluate the positions moving forward. C Nick McDonald might be able to fill in for Mack and allow Greco to remain at right guard. Another option would be to use OT Vinston Painter at right guard.

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Browns | Friday injury report for Week 7

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:02:46 -0700

Cleveland Browns DE Billy Winn (quadriceps), DE Phil Taylor (knee) and WR Rodney Smith (hamstring) all did not practice Friday, Oct. 17, and have been ruled out for Week 7. DE Desmond Bryant (wrist), FS Tashaun Gipson (shoulder), OT John Greco (knee), LB Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) and CB Buster Skrine (thumb) all fully practiced and are probable. CB Joe Haden (hip) was limited in practice and is probable. LB Paul Kruger (back) did not practice and is questionable. LB Eric Martin (personal) did not practice. OL Joe Thomas (non-injury) fully practiced.

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Browns | Alex Mack done for the year

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:12:00 -0700

Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack (leg) will miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery to fix a broken left fibula Thursday, Oct. 16. Mack was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Friday, Oct. 17. Mack could also be dealing with ligament damage in his left, although it hasn't officially been disclosed. OT John Greco will slide from right guard to center in Mack's absence, and the team promoted OG Ryan Seymour from the practice squad to take Mack's spot on the roster.

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Browns | John Greco takes over at center

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:03:22 -0700

Cleveland Browns OT John Greco slid from right guard to center in the absence of C Alex Mack (leg) in Week 6, and OT Paul McQuistan took over at guard. That alignment is expected to continue with Mack out for the rest of the year.

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Browns | Friday injury report

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:58:45 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Rodney Smith (hamstring), DE Billy Winn (quadriceps) and DT Phil Taylor (knee) has been ruled out for Week 6. LB Paul Kruger (back), DE Ahtyba Rubin (ankle) and CB Joe Haden (hip) are listed as questionable, while DT Desmond Bryant (wrist), FS Tashaun Gipson (shoulder), OG John Greco (knee), LB Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) and CB Buster Skrine (thumb) are listed as probable. Kruger, Smith, Taylor and Winn did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 10. Haden and Rubin were limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Browns | Thursday practice report

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:39:25 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Joe Haden (hip), LB Paul Kruger (back), WR Rodney Smith (hamstring) and DE Billy Winn (quadriceps) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 9. DE Desmond Bryant (wrist), S Tashaun Gipson (shoulder), OG John Greco (knee), LB Eric Martin (non-injury), LB Barkevious Mingo (shoulder), CB Buster Skrine (thumb) and OT Joe Thomas (non-injury) practiced in full.

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Browns | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:18:25 -0700

Cleveland Browns DE Phil Taylor (knee) has been ruled out for Week 6 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. CB Joe Haden (hip), LB Eric Martin (non-injury), OT Joe Thomas (non-injury) and DE Billy Winn (quadriceps) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 8, while S Tashaun Gipson (shoulder), OG John Greco (knee), LB Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) and CB Buster Skrine (thumb) practiced in full.

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Browns | Two split time at RG

Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:09:02 -0700

Cleveland Browns OGs Garrett Gilkey and John Greco split time at right guard with the first-team offense during practice Friday, Aug. 1.

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Browns | John Greco favorite to start at RG

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:58:54 -0700

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco is considered the favorite to start at right guard against the Pittsburgh Steelers in the regular season opener Sept. 7.

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Browns | Several jockeying for backup jobs

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:57:36 -0700

Cleveland Browns OLs Garrett Gilkey, Paul McQuistan and Jason Pinkston are fighting for position in the pecking order at right guard, and one of them might even push OG John Greco for the starting job at right guard.

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Browns | John Greco in line for starting job

Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:53:10 -0700

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco is considered the leading candidate for the starting right guard this upcoming season.

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Browns | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 13:35:57 -0800

Cleveland Browns TE Andre P. Smith (calf), OG Jason Pinkston (concussion) and DT Phil Taylor (concussion) have been ruled out for Week 17. DT John Hughes (elbow, knee) is listed as doubtful. OG John Greco (knee), OG Shawn Lauvao (thigh) and CB Joe Haden (hip) are listed as questionable. OT Mitchell Schwartz (toe), OT Joe Thomas (back), LB Tank Carder (shoulder), LB Paul Kruger (illness), CB Jordan Poyer (toe), FS T.J. Ward (illness, shoulder) and P Spencer Lanning (knee) are listed as probable. Haden, Hughes, Lauvao, Pinkston, Smith and Taylor did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 27. Greco was limited during practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Browns | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 13:53:29 -0800

Cleveland Browns CB Joe Haden (hip), DT John Hughes (knee, elbow), OG Shawn Lauvao (thigh), OT Jason Pinkston (concussion), TE Andre Smith (calf), DT Phil Taylor (concussion) and CB T.J. Ward (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 26. OG John Greco (knee) and OT Joe Thomas (back) were limited. LB Tank Carder (shoulder), LB Paul Kruger (illness), P Spencer Lanning (knee), DB Jordan Poyer (toe) and OT Mitchell Schwartz (toe) practiced in full.

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Browns | Five limited

Wed, 25 Dec 2013 07:36:32 -0800

Cleveland Browns OT John Greco (knee), LB Paul Kruger (illness), OG Shawn Lauvao (thigh), CB Jordan Poyer (toe) and OT Joe Thomas (back) were estimated to be limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 25.

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Browns | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 22 Dec 2013 08:37:26 -0800

The Cleveland Browns have declared QB Alex Tanney, TE Andre P. Smith, OL Jason Pinkston, OT John Greco, TE Jordan Cameron, OT Martin Wallace, OT Reid Fragel inactive for Week 16.

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Browns | Friday practice report for Week 16

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 11:52:01 -0800

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco (knee) and TE Andre Smith (calf) both did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 20, and have been ruled out for Week 16. WR Davone Bess (non-injury) did not practice and is questionable. CB Joe Haden (hip) was limited in practice and is questionable. LB Tank Carder (shoulder), P Spencer Lanning (knee), LB Eric Martin (illness), DE Ahtyba Rubin (calf), OT Mitchell Schwartz (toe), OT Joe Thomas (back) and FS T.J. Ward (shoulder) all fully practiced and are probable.

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Browns | Thursday practice report for Week 16

Thu, 19 Dec 2013 15:02:32 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Davone Bess (non-injury), TE Andre P. Smith (calf) and OG John Greco (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 19. OT Joe Thomas (back) and DE Ahtyba Rubin (calf) were limited during practice. OT Mitchell Schwartz (toe), LB Tank Carder (shoulder), LB Eric Martin (illness), FS T.J. Ward (shoulder) and P Spencer Lanning (knee) fully participated in practice.

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Browns | Wednesday practice report for Week 16

Wed, 18 Dec 2013 13:27:17 -0800

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco (knee), CB Joe Haden (hip), LB Eric Martin (illness) and TE Andre Smith (calf) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 18. LB D'Qwell Jackson (non-injury), DE Ahtyba Rubin (calf) and OT Joe Thomas (back) were limited. LB Tank Carder (shoulder), P Spencer Lanning (knee), OT Mitchell Schwartz (toe) and S T.J. Ward (shoulder) practiced in full.

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Browns | Friday injury report for Week 15

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:22:34 -0800

Cleveland Browns TE Andre P. Smith (calf) and OG John Greco (knee) have been ruled out for Week 15. QB Brandon Weeden (concussion, knee), TE MarQueis Gray (hamstring), OT Reid Fragel (illness), OT Mitchell Schwartz (knee, toe), T Joe Thomas (back), DE Ahtyba Rubin (calf),LB Tank Carder (shoulder), LB D'Qwell Jackson (ankle), LB Paul Kruger (elbow), LB Craig Robertson (knee), FS T.J. Ward (shoulder) and P Spencer Lanning (knee) are listed as probable. Smith and Greco did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 13. Rubin was limited during practice while the rest of the players fully participated in practice.

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Browns | Two more sitting

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 08:34:24 -0800

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco (knee) and TE Andre P. Smith (undisclosed) are out of practice Friday, Dec. 13.

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Browns | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:29:11 -0800

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 12. TE Andre P. Smith (calf), OT Joe Thomas (back), DE Ahtyba Rubin (calf) and LB D'Qwell Jackson (ankle) were limited during practice. QB Brandon Weeden (concussion, knee), TE MarQueis Gray (hamstring), OT Reid Fragel (illness), OT Mitchell Schwartz (knee, toe), LB Tank Carder (shoulder), LB Paul Kruger (elbow), LB Craig Robertson (knee), FS T.J. Ward (shoulder) and P Spencer Lanning (knee) fully participated in practice.

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Browns | Wednesday practice report for Week 15

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:01:54 -0800

Cleveland Browns OT Reid Fragel (illness) and OG John Greco (knee) both did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 11. LB D'Qwell Jackson (ankle) and OT Joe Thomas (back) both were limited in practice. LB Tank Carder (shoulder), TE MarQueis Gray (hamstring), LB Paul Kruger (elbow), P Spencer Lanning (left knee), LB Craig Robertson (knee), OT Mitchell Schwartz (toe, knee) and SS T.J. Ward (shoulder) all fully practiced.

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Browns | John Greco sits

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:57:54 -0800

Cleveland Browns OT John Greco (knee) will not practice Wednesday, Dec. 11.

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Browns | John Greco has MCL sprain

Mon, 09 Dec 2013 12:57:40 -0800

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco (knee) is dealing with a minor medial collateral ligament injury and is not expected to miss much time.

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Browns | John Greco has knee sprain

Mon, 09 Dec 2013 10:17:09 -0800

Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski said OG John Greco suffered a knee sprain in the team's Week 14 game. It is not known if he will be able to play in Week 15.

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Browns | John Greco, Shawn Lauvao working with starters

Thu, 25 Jul 2013 17:37:08 -0700

Cleveland OG John Greco worked at left guard and OF Shawn Lauvao worked at right guard with the first-team offense during practice Thursday, July 25.

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Browns | Financials for John Greco

Wed, 24 Jul 2013 17:06:37 -0700

The five-year deal signed by Cleveland Browns OT John Greco is worth about $13 million if he is a starter, and just under $3 million in guaranteed money, according to a league source. Without incentives for starting, the deal is worth about $6 million. In the event Greco makes Pro Bowls, the max value of his contract would increase to $14 million.

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Browns | John Greco gets extension

Tue, 23 Jul 2013 13:18:34 -0700

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco agreed to terms of a five-year contract extension Tuesday, July 23. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Browns | John Greco appears to be favorite for starting job

Mon, 15 Jul 2013 15:04:04 -0700

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco appears to be the leading candidate for one of the starting guard jobs during training camp.

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Browns | Two OG entering camp as starters

Fri, 07 Jun 2013 11:40:38 -0700

Cleveland Browns OGs John Greco and Shawn Lauvao are expected to enter training camp as the leading candidates for the starting guard spots, but OG Jason Pinkston is expected to compete for a starting job as well.

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Browns | Two running with first team

Tue, 04 Jun 2013 08:30:24 -0700

Cleveland Browns OGs John Greco and Shawn Lauvao are running with the first-team offense Tuesday, June 4.

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Browns | John Greco hopes to start

Thu, 23 May 2013 18:13:37 -0700

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco said he hopes to win a starting job along the offensive line this season. Greco played left guard last season and practiced at right guard during organized team activities Thursday, May 23.

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Browns | Shawn Lauvao to move left

Fri, 17 May 2013 17:59:27 -0700

Cleveland Browns OG Shawn Lauvao spent the first three years of his career at right guard, but he practiced on the left side during organized team activities (OTAs) this week. OT John Greco moved from left guard to right guard, but head coach Rob Chudzinski indicated that the moves are not necessarily permanent. "We are working all the guards at all the different spots," Chudzinski said.

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Browns | Eight players listed as probable

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 14:53:26 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Joshua Cribbs (knee), TE E. Alex Smith (illness), OG John Greco (thumb), OT Joe Thomas (back), DE Juqua Parker (knee), DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder, hamstring), DT John Hughes (back) and SS Tashaun Gipson (foot) are listed as probable for Week 17. Rucker was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 28, while the other players fully participated.

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Browns | Four practice in full

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 14:25:28 -0800

Cleveland Browns DB Tashaun Gipson (foot), OL John Greco (thumb), DT John Hughes (back) and TE E. Alex Smith (illness) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 27.

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Browns | Three players practice

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 14:02:19 -0800

Cleveland Browns TE E. Alex Smith (illness), OG John Greco (thumb) and DT John Hughes (back) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.

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Browns | John Greco has thumb injury

Tue, 25 Dec 2012 07:34:07 -0800

Cleveland Browns OG John Greco (thumb) suffered a thumb injury in Week 16, but should be OK, according to head coach Pat Shurmur.

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Browns | Happy with John Greco's play

Sat, 17 Nov 2012 09:59:54 -0800

Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur said he has been happy with OG John Greco has filled in for OG Jason Pinkston (lungs) at starting left guard. "I had worked with him, so I kind of knew what to expect. That's not atypical. He's done a good job going in as a starter, at this point," Shurmur said.

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Browns | 15 players listed as probable

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 12:59:07 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Chris Ogbonnaya (chest, ribs), WR Travis Benjamin (hamstring), OG John Greco (ankle), OT Ryan Miller (illness), OG Jarrod Shaw (illness), DE Juqua Parker (shoulder), DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder), DT John Hughes (knee), LB Tank Carder (foot), CB Johnson Bademosi (hip), CB Buster Skrine (hand), FS T.J. Ward (hand, shoulder), FS Usama Young (hamstring), SS Ray Ventrone (hand, calf) and LS Christian Yount (shoulder) are listed as probable for Week 8. Ventrone and Ward were limited during practice Friday, Oct. 26, while the other players fully participated.

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Browns | 10 practice in full

Thu, 25 Oct 2012 14:40:27 -0700

Cleveland Browns DB Johnson Bademosi (hip), WR Travis Benjamin (hamstring), LB Tank Carder (foot), OL John Greco (ankle), OL John Hughes (knee), RB Chris Ogbonnaya (chest, ribs), DL Juqua Parker (shoulder), DL Frostee Rucker (shoulder), DB Buster Skrine (hand) and LS Christian Yount (shoulder) practiced in full Thursday, Oct. 25.

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Browns | 10 fully participated in practice

Wed, 24 Oct 2012 14:57:42 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Chris Ogbonnaya (chest, ribs), WR Travis Benjamin (hamstring), OG John Greco (ankle), DE Juqua Parker (shoulder), DE Frostee Rucker (shoulder), DT John Hughes (knee), LB Tank Carder (foot), CB Buster Skrine (hand), CB Johnson Bademosi (hip) and LS Christian Yount (shoulder) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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Browns | John Greco to start in Week 7

Fri, 19 Oct 2012 20:00:04 -0700

Cleveland Browns OT John Greco will get the start at left guard in Week 7 against the Indianapolis Colts in place of the injured OG Jason Pinkston (lung).

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Browns | Three questionable

Fri, 14 Sep 2012 12:38:51 -0700

Cleveland Browns TE Benjamin Watson (thigh), OG John Greco (calf) and OT Oniel Cousins (ankle) were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 14, and are listed as questionable for Week 2.

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Browns | Four limited in practice

Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:33:12 -0700

Cleveland Browns OL Oniel Cousins (ankle), OL John Greco (calf), OL Joe Thomas (knee) and TE Benjamin Watson (thigh) were all limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 13.

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Browns | Four players limited

Wed, 12 Sep 2012 13:48:58 -0700

Cleveland Browns TE Benjamin Watson (thigh), OG John Greco (calf), OT Oniel Cousins (ankle) and OT Joe Thomas (knee) were limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 12.

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Browns | Five questionable

Fri, 07 Sep 2012 14:52:34 -0700

Cleveland Browns TE Jordan Cameron (groin), OL John Greco (calf), QB Thaddeus Lewis (thumb), RB Chris Ogbonnaya (ankle) and TE Benjamin Watson (thigh) were limited in practice Friday, Sept. 7, and are questionable for Week 1.

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Browns | Three miss practice

Thu, 06 Sep 2012 16:23:04 -0700

Cleveland Browns OT Oniel Cousins (ankle), OG John Greco (calf) and LB James-Michael Johnson (ribs, oblique) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

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Browns | Three miss practice

Wed, 05 Sep 2012 14:35:56 -0700

Cleveland Browns OL Oniel Cousins (ankle), OL John Greco (calf) and LB James-Michael Johnson (ribs, oblique) all missed practice Wednesday, Sept. 5.

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