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Cleveland Browns Shake Up the Front Office Again

Another front office shakeup in Cleveland will leave fans happy this time around.

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Matt Lombardi Leaves Browns for Louisville

After the Cleveland Browns fired former general manager Michael Lombardi in February, it was reported that his son, Matt Lombardi, was still well-liked and part of the organization. According to a tweet by Anthony Lima of 92.3 the Fan, though, Matt has decided to leave the Browns after all to join Louisville:

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Jim Harbaugh Brushes Aside Browns Talk

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh was asked about the discord between he and the 49ers' organization this offseason by Steve Wyche of the NFL Network. You can watch the interview here, or read the relevant transcription below from the San Francisco Gate:

(There were reports that there is discord with Jim Harbaugh and Trent Baalke. What is the real story?): "There is zero chance of me leaving the San Francisco 49ers. I love coaching my team. I love the organization that I serve. That story has been reported."

(The Cleveland Browns are supposedly trying...(Harbaugh interrupting)): "It was not my first mini-controversy. I treat mini-controversies and give them the respect that they are due."

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Joe Banner Officially Out of Browns Organization

No more tension in Berea -- Joe Banner has already been transitioned out of the organization.

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DBN Radio: Listen to Our 2/25/14 Episode

Matt Wood and the rest of the DBN staff discuss the front office shakeup, what Jim Harbaugh coming to the Browns might have meant, free agency, performances from the NFL Combine, and more.

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Bill Kuharich With Browns at NFL Combine

Although neither team has officially confirmed an affiliation with either person, it appears as though the rumors are true: former Browns GM Michael Lombardi is assisting the Patriots at the NFL Combine, while the Browns have Bill Kuharich as a presence at the NFL Combine to help assist new general manager Ray Farmer:

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Bill Kuharich to Assist Ray Farmer

Kuharich has a ton of front office experience, including one brief stint as a general manager with the Saints.

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A Proper Introduction for Ray Farmer

A closer look at the new general manager of the Cleveland Browns, Ray Farmer.

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Krupka Tackles The National Media

DBN's Mike Krupka takes a look at the negative spin some members of the national media have been taking on the Cleveland Browns' front office changes.

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DBN visits 106.5 "The Drive" to talk Browns

Listen to Josh Finney talk about Ben Tate, Alex Mack's impending free agency, Jimmy Haslam's national perception, and the favorite topic of Dawgs By Nature.....the 2014 NFL draft.

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Report: Joe Banner Wanted to Fire Michael Lombardi

Mary Kay Cabot of the Plain Dealer dishes on some more juicy nuggets regarding the Browns' front office shakeup.

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Matt Wood Talks Browns' FO Changes on Fox AM1340

Listen to Matt go to a happy place.

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Report: Lombardi Landing a Job With the Patriots

It looks like Michael Lombardi has quickly found another job...with the New England Patriots.

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A Look Inside: Why the Browns Restructured

Chris Pokorny puts his spin on the bold decision by Jimmy Haslam to make an abrupt change.

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This Clip Takes on an Entirely New Meaning...

As one of our members said, "Oh Alec you sly dog you..."

The person on the left, pointing to Banner, is team president Alec Scheiner, who was retained and will report directly to Jimmy Haslam.

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Recap from Jimmy Haslam's Press Conference

Pokorny's notes from listening to Jimmy Haslam's press conference after the front office shakeup.

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How Haslam Announced Firings of Banner & Lombardi

This is a cut-throat business, even for front office people.

Will Burge was the person who was first on the story that Mike Pettine was in Cleveland to sign a contract to be the team's next head coach. Now, Burge is dishing some details from his sources on exactly how team owner Jimmy Haslam handled the dismissals of Joe Banner and Michael Lombardi, and how he announced it to the organization:

Ouch. Message sent.

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Lombardi Rumors Began Last Week; Manning Influence

Did Peyton Manning really play a role in the dismissal of Joe Banner, and has the Michael Lombardi dismissal been in the works for awhile?

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Lombardi Fired, Farmer Promoted, Banner Leaving

Another front office shakeup in Cleveland will leave fans happy this time around.

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