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Browns | Alex Mack says there is no bad blood

Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:06:10 -0700

Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack said there is no bad blood between him and the team after the team placed the transition tag on him, and he signed an offer sheet with the Jacksonville Jaguars. "It's been a long, hard road, but I'm here and I'm happy," Mack said. "I'm excited. I'm fired up. There's no bad blood. Now that it's done, I'm happy." Mack said he will report for the offseason workouts Monday, April 14.

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Browns | Matching offer sheet for Alex Mack

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:03:28 -0700

The Cleveland Browns are matching the offer sheet from the Jacksonville Jaguars for C Alex Mack. Mack will remain a member of the Cleveland Browns.

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Jaguars | Alex Mack signs offer sheet

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:48:35 -0700

Free-agent C Alex Mack (Browns) has signed his five-year, $42 million offer sheet from the Jacksonville Jaguars that includes $26 million in guarantees. He can void the final three years of the team with the promise that he won't be tagged again, and the contract also includes a no-trade clause. The Cleveland Browns now have five days to match the offer sheet.

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Browns | No decision on matching offer to Alex Mack

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:07:11 -0700

The Cleveland Browns have not decided if they will match the offer sheet transition free-agent C Alex Mack will sign with the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Jaguars | Contract details for Alex Mack offer sheet

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:23:15 -0700

Updating previous report, the Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to terms with Cleveland Browns transition free-agent C Alex Mack on a five-year offer sheet worth $42 million. Mack would make $18 million over the first two years of the contract and can opt out of the contract after the 2015 season. Mack will also not be allowed to receive the franchise tag at the end of the contract. He is expected to sign the offer sheet Friday, April 11.

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Jaguars | Alex Mack agrees to offer sheet terms

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:10:37 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns transition free-agent C Alex Mack has agreed to terms of an offer sheet with the Jacksonville Jaguars Wednesday, April 9. The actual offer sheet is not yet drawn up, but will be shortly and then submitted. The Browns have the opportunity to match the offer to retain Mack.

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Jaguars | Will sign Alex Mack to offer sheet

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:19:13 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars will sign Cleveland Browns transition free-agent C Alex Mack to a five-year offer sheet by Friday, April 10, and will try to make it hard for the Browns to match. The Browns will have five days to decide whether to match the offer. Mack would prefer to play for the Jaguars over the Browns.

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Jaguars | Talks continue with Alex Mack

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:34:20 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars continue talks with Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack. There has not been an offer sheet yet.

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Browns | Likely will match an offer to Alex Mack

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:32:52 -0700

Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam is confident that the team would be able to match any offer transition free-agent C Alex Mack would receive from the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Jaguars | Interested in Alex Mack

Sat, 05 Apr 2014 15:43:44 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars are interested in Cleveland Browns transition-free agent C Alex Mack. A league source estimated it would take an offer sheet with at least $22 million guaranteed over the first three years to get him.

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Colts | Not likely to make Alex Mack substantial offer

Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:12:53 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts are not likely to make free-agent C Alex Mack (Browns) a substantial contract offer, because the team feels it can have C Phil Costa and C Khaled Holmes competing at center.

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Browns | Want to sign Alex Mack to new deal

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:34:32 -0700

Cleveland Browns general manager Ray Farmer said the team is still interested in signing transition free-agent C Alex Mack to a long-term deal and is confident that the two sides will be able to reach an agreement. Farmer said Mack is within his rights to talk with other teams at this time.

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Lions | Dominic Raiola has to earn starting spot

Sun, 23 Mar 2014 07:29:40 -0700

Detroit Lions C Dominic Raiola knows he will have to earn his starting spot in 2014. "Last year was kind of like a proving year, like earning my keep, earning my job, earning my starting status," said Raiola, who has missed only four games in his career. "I'm going to take it the same way. I know I'm getting older. "I'm not going to be paid like a young guy anymore; you see all these centers getting paid. I want to play like those guys. I want to play like (Cleveland's) Alex Mack. I want to play like (Philadelphia's) Jason Kelce.

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Packers | May not pursue Alex Mack

Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:04:13 -0700

The Green Bay Packers may not pursue Cleveland Browns transition free-agent C Alex Mack, because it probably would be hard for them to structure a contract that the Browns would find difficult to match.

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Colts | Less likely to pursue Alex Mack

Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:10:36 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts are less likely to pursue Cleveland Browns transition free-agent C Alex Mack since they signed C Phil Costa.

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Colts | Interest in Alex Mack

Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:47:06 -0700

Updating a previous item, the Indianapolis Colts are one of the teams interested in talking with C Alex Mack and there is mutual interest.

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Browns | Alex Mack not in rush to sign

Thu, 13 Mar 2014 17:12:40 -0700

Tim Younger, agent for Cleveland Browns transition free-agent C Alex Mack, said Mack is willing to be patient this offseason and is in no hurry to sign the transition tag tender offer. Younger said teams have expressed interest in Mack and that he is expected to make visits.

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NFL | Four teams in on Alex Mack

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 12:12:54 -0700

Four teams are in contact with free-agent C Alex Mack (Browns), according to a source.

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Browns | Alex Mack may be harder to re-sign

Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:47:46 -0700

Cleveland Browns transition free-agent C Alex Mack's agent said he is confident that he will able to structure an offer from another team for Mack that would make it harder for the Browns to match.

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Browns | Alex Mack will test market

Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:29:12 -0800

Cleveland Browns transition free-agent C Alex Mack said he still plans to test the free-agent market, even though the Browns placed the transition tag on him. "It's an interesting position to be put into to," Mack said. "The transition tag will still allow me to see other teams, which is what we really wanted. … The goal was really to feel out my options. We wanted to know what the Browns are now about, and what other teams are doing." The Browns will have the ability to match any offer Mack receives this offseason.

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Browns | T.J. Ward likely to hit free agency

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 23:38:52 -0800

The Cleveland Browns are likely to let S T.J. Ward hit the open market now that they have tagged C Alex Mack as a transition player in free agency.

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Browns | Placing transition tag on Alex Mack

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:32:57 -0800

The Cleveland Browns are placing the transition tag on impending free-agent C Alex Mack, which will give them the opportunity to match any offer he signs.

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Browns | Meet with Alex Mack

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 11:05:26 -0800

The Cleveland Browns front office members met with impending free-agent C Alex Mack this weekend so he could get acquainted with the new coaching staff and administration. The team considers re-signing Mack as their top priority this offseason.

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Browns | Two still franchise tag candidates

Sun, 02 Mar 2014 17:12:10 -0800

The Cleveland Browns could place their franchise tag on either impending free-agent C Alex Mack or FS T.J. Ward before the deadline Monday, March 3.

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Browns | Re-signing Alex Mack top priority

Sun, 23 Feb 2014 07:09:38 -0800

The Cleveland Browns view re-signing C Alex Mack as the team's top offseason priority.

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Browns | Alex Mack wants answers

Wed, 19 Feb 2014 20:23:04 -0800

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns impending free-agent C Alex Mack has a lot of questions about the future direction of the team, according to his agent. Negotiations will not resume until Mack gets them answered in face-to-face meetings when he returns from Brazil, where he conducted football clinics with TEs Gary Barnidge, Jordan Cameron, LB Barkevious Mingo and CB Johnson Bademosi.

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Browns | No talks with Alex Mack yet

Wed, 19 Feb 2014 10:19:21 -0800

Marv Demoff, agent for Cleveland Browns impending free-agent C Alex Mack, said contract talks with the Browns will not begin until Mack comes back from a humanitarian trip to Brazil at the end of February.

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Browns | Looking to re-sign Alex Mack

Mon, 17 Feb 2014 11:03:25 -0800

The Cleveland Browns have decided they will try to re-sign impending free-agent C Alex Mack this offseason. The team could consider using the franchise tag on Mack if no deal can be reached before the start of free agency.

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Browns | Better chance of Alex Mack returning

Tue, 11 Feb 2014 13:40:07 -0800

The Cleveland Browns have a much better chance of retaining C Alex Mack with the teams new regime. Mack is still expected to test free agency, but could return now.

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Jaguars | May show interest in Ryan Wendell

Sun, 09 Feb 2014 11:55:37 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars may show interest in C Ryan Wendell (Patriots) in free agency if they feel impending free-agent C Alex Mack (Browns) would be too expensive. Alternatively, they could pursue Marcus Martin (USC), Russell Bodine (North Carolina) or Trai Turner (LSU) in the NFL Draft, according to Kevin Weidl of Scouts Inc.

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Jaguars | Team could use in-house candidate to start at center

Sun, 09 Feb 2014 11:46:37 -0800

Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell said C Patrick Lewis, C Mike Brewster and OG Jacques McClendon are in-house candidates who will compete for the starting center job following the retirement of Brad Meester. However, if the Jaguars sign impending free-agent C Alex Mack (Browns), the three aforementioned options are expected to compete for the left guard job.

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Giants | Alex Mack could be target

Tue, 04 Feb 2014 16:06:28 -0800

The New York Giants could show interest in Cleveland Browns impending free-agent C Alex Mack if they are willing to spend a lot on a new center.

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Browns | T.J. Ward may get franchise tag

Sun, 02 Feb 2014 01:28:33 -0800

The Cleveland Browns may seek franchise tag status on S T.J. Ward and not C Alex Mack, as some sources thought.

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Browns | Alex Mack could receive franchise tag

Mon, 27 Jan 2014 13:39:37 -0800

The Cleveland Browns could place the franchise tag on impending free-agent C Alex Mack if they are not able to agree on a long-term contract before free agency.

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Browns | Several All-Pro selections

Fri, 03 Jan 2014 21:31:04 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Josh Gordon was named first-team All-Pro Friday, Jan. 3. OT Joe Thomas was also a first-team member, while CB Joe Haden, C Alex Mack and FS T.J. Ward were named to the second team.

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Browns | Several representatives for Pro Bowl

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 20:16:18 -0800

Fans, coaches and players voted for the Pro Bowl rosters announced Friday, Dec. 27, and the Cleveland Browns had five players selected. TE Jordan Cameron, WR Josh Gordon, CB Joe Haden, C Alex Mack and OT Joe Thomas are headed to Hawaii.

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Browns | Alex Mack will allow team to match offer

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 19:52:25 -0800

Cleveland Browns impending free-agent C Alex Mack said he will allow the Browns to match any offer he may receive if he hits the free-agent market.

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Browns | Alex Mack not worrying about contract

Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:52:11 -0700

Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack said he is worrying about playing football and will allow his agent worry about his contract situation. Mack would not say if he will allow his agent to negotiate during the season.

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Browns | Alex Mack doesn't want to negotiate

Sun, 08 Sep 2013 20:22:24 -0700

The rookie contract for Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack expires in March 2014, but he's not open to negotiating during the season, according to a source.

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Browns | No talks with Alex Mack, T.J. Ward

Mon, 13 May 2013 11:09:07 -0700

Cleveland Browns general manager Michael Lombardi said it is too early for the team to have contract extension talks with C Alex Mack and FS T.J. Ward, but the team is interested in signing them at some point.

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Browns | Will work on extension for Alex Mack

Sun, 03 Mar 2013 12:27:29 -0800

The Cleveland Browns will begin working on a contract extension for C Alex Mack because he is entering the final year of his current contract.

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Browns | Two linemen to receive raises

Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:11:28 -0800

Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack and OG Shawn Lauvao will have their base salary increase because of incentives in their contracts. Mack's salary will go from $3.123 million to $3.732 million while Lauvao's salary will go from $630,000 to $1.323 million.

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Browns | Eight players probable

Fri, 14 Sep 2012 12:48:42 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Chris Ogbonnaya (ankle), WR Joshua Cribbs (knee), WR Josh Gordon (knee) TE Jordan Cameron (groin), C Alex Mack (knee), OT Joe Thomas (knee), LB Scott Fujita (knee) and CB Sheldon Brown (neck) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 14, and are listed as probable for Week 2.

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Browns | Seven fully participate in practice

Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:31:38 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Sheldon Brown (neck), TE Jordan Cameron (groin), WR Joshua Cribbs (knee), LB Scott Fujita (knee), WR Josh Gordon (knee), OL Alex Mack (knee), and RB Chris Ogbonnaya (ankle) all fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 13.

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Browns | Five players take part in practice

Wed, 12 Sep 2012 13:57:10 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Chris Ogbonnaya (ankle), TE Jordan Cameron (groin), C Alex Mack (knee), LB Scott Fujita (knee) and CB Sheldon Brown (neck) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Sept. 12.

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Browns | Five players probable

Fri, 21 Oct 2011 14:28:22 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Joshua Cribbs (knee), TE Evan Moore (ankle), C Alex Mack (illness), OT Tony Pashos (ankle) and LB Titus Brown (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 21. They are listed as probable for Week 7 and are expected to play.

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Browns | Two players limited

Thu, 20 Oct 2011 16:53:01 -0700

Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack (illness) and OT Tony Pashos (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 20.

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Browns | Three limited in Wednesday's practice

Wed, 19 Oct 2011 17:03:07 -0700

Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack (appendix), OT Tony Pashos (ankle) and CB Buster Skrine (hip) were listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Oct. 19.

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Browns | Alex Mack makes it through Week 6 game

Mon, 17 Oct 2011 20:22:39 -0700

Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack (appendix) made it through the Week 6 game against the Oakland Raiders without incident. "I wish I would say I was surprised, but knowing Alex for three years and knowing the type of toughness he hasm it was never in doubt he was going to play," OT Joe Thomas said.

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Browns | Alex Mack a game-time decision

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 14:50:31 -0700

Cleveland Browns C Alex Mack (illness) was limited during practice Friday, Oct. 14. He is listed as questionable for Week 6 and will be a game-time decision.

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