Browns add to Confusion as 2013 Comes to a Close

When Joe Banner and company traded Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts, the majority of the Cleveland Browns’ fan base plunged into a full fledged meltdown. It wasn’t until everyone was able to catch their collective breath that it became pretty clear that the new front office may have pulled off a virtual heist of […]

FirstEnergy Stadium’s makeover and the Browns’ big weekend

When Jimmy Haslam bought the Cleveland Browns last October, he promised changes. This past February, Cleveland Browns Stadium was renamed FirstEnergy Stadium. Next, the new regime¬†completely redecorated¬†its headquarters in Berea. Now, it’s the stadium’s turn for some redecorating. Eventually. While the financing of the $120 million dollar project has yet to be completely ironed out, […]

Victory Monday: Believe what you saw?

We will be BOLD. We will have a CHAMPIONSHIP LEVEL QB. We will be great in both the LINES. We will be a TOTAL TEAM. We will all do our JOBS. Those are the five guiding principles of the Cleveland Browns that are outlined on a wall somewhere in Berea. After starting the season 0-2 […]

BS 1999 Daily: The Dust has Settled in Cleveland

Believing Since 1999 has been out of commission for the past few days after all of Cleveland has taken the proper amount of time to digest and recover from what’s happened. Perhaps most disturbing about recent events is that Joe Banner refuses to wear an orange tie to anything. Rumor now has it that he […]

BS1999 Daily: Plenty of Links for this Wonderful Wednesday

It’s a busy day for Believing Since 1999 Daily, mainly because I got way too caught up in FirstEnergy Stadium (home of the Cleveland Browns) and the fact that Joe Banner refuses to wear orange ties to public team functions. The busyness (word? it is now) may have contributed to the incredibly boring title that […]

Thoughts on Chud’s Introductory Presser

Here’s our new coach, spiffy orange tie and all: Fun fact that isn’t fun at all: Joe Banner was the only one not wearing an orange tie. Jimmy Haslam was wearing an orange tie. WHY WAS BANNER NOT WEARING AN ORANGE TIE? I’ve taken some time to digest this morning’s press conference, and even after […]