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Civilized Barking: A show about the Cleveland Browns

English, Football (American), 1 season, 230 episodes, 5 days, 4 hours, 50 minutes
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Step inside the Dawg Pound with The Athletic's Zac Jackson, bringing you the latest on the Cleveland Browns every single week with exclusive audio and special guests on 'Civilized Barking.'
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The Browns have their team - June check in

Zac Jackson gets you up to date on the Browns’ spring practices, Deshaun Watson’s rehab schedule and the slow progress of the rookie class. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
6/4/202424 minutes, 16 seconds
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Catching up with the Browns

Zac Jackson talks off-season Browns, specifically, Nick Chubb’s new contract, the Browns’ draft priorities and other football business. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/14/202428 minutes, 25 seconds
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Deshaun Watson and the Browns, Two Years In

 Zac Jackson talks with 92.3 The Fan Cleveland radio hosts Ken Carman and Anthony Lima about Deshaun Watson and the Browns: What the fan thinks, what they think and where the Browns are headed two years after trading the farm for Watson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/18/202445 minutes, 2 seconds
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Business Matters + The NFL Scouting Combine

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd talk salary cap, Andrew Berry's trade deadline proposal, Nick Chubb's future and the Browns' summer plans. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
2/27/202431 minutes, 2 seconds
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Combine Preview + Draft Buzz with Kevin Fishbain

What will the Browns be looking to accomplish at the NFL Scouting Combine? How does a team that doesn't pick until 54 on Friday fit into the draft mix? Catching up on the offseason agenda ahead of a trip to Indy. 00:15:06:93 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
2/22/202444 minutes, 50 seconds
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Talking Browns Draft Plans And...Golf?

Zac Jackson talks the Browns' early draft business and Ken Dorsey's introduction, then has a long discussion on Cleveland sports and PGA Tour life with Justin Lower, who's donning orange and brown at the Waste Management Phoenix Open this week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
2/7/202445 minutes, 5 seconds
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Continuity, Watson and January Disappointment

 Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd talk the debacle in Houston and what’s immediately ahead for the Browns. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/15/202440 minutes, 46 seconds
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Talking Playoffs with Andrew Siciliano

Zac Jackson and NFL Network's Andrew Siciliano talk Browns-Texans, Joe Flacco, Browns playoff nostalgia and Sicilano's substitute role in the Browns' radio booth this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/11/202432 minutes, 43 seconds
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Talking Browns - Texans

 Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss the Browns’ wildcard opponent, the week ahead and what the Browns need to do to make a real January run. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/8/202422 minutes, 6 seconds
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Making All The Pieces Fit

Zac Jackson and special guest Andre Knott discuss the Browns' path to the playoffs, the incredible work done by Joe Flacco and the maturation of the Browns' locker room. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/31/202346 minutes, 7 seconds
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Clinched!

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss the Browns clinching a playoff spot and how important Joe Flacco has been to Cleveland's resurgence this season.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/29/202327 minutes, 47 seconds
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One Win to Clinch

Zac Jackson runs through the news of the week, the Browns’ playoff possibilities and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/29/202331 minutes, 3 seconds
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Looking Ahead to Houston

Zac Jackson talks Browns & Texans on Christmas Eve, Cleveland's playoff chances and Amari Cooper. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/22/202325 minutes, 10 seconds
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Recapping A Wild Browns Win

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd talk Joe Flacco, the defense, and the unlikely heroes of the Browns’ comeback win Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/18/202325 minutes, 2 seconds
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Browns - Bears preview

Talking injuries, Joe Flacco and the Browns chasing 10 wins. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/16/202326 minutes, 21 seconds
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Browns Postgame Recap in win over Jacksonville

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd talk Joe Flacco, the defense and the key moments from JTT Browns’ 31-27 win over the Jaguars as the Browns improve to 8-5 on the season.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/11/202331 minutes, 37 seconds
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Looking ahead to Browns - Jags

Talking Joe Flacco, Amari Cooper and the importance of the Browns winning their remaining home games. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/8/202321 minutes, 38 seconds
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Browns playoff picture clouds over after second straight loss

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss the Browns lopsided 36-19 loss at the hands of the LA Rams, they critique Joe Flacco's performance and debate what the loss means to the Browns playoff chances with five games remaining this year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/4/202322 minutes, 50 seconds
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Joe Flacco and the Browns’ Week in LA

Zac Jackson talks quarterbacks, Myles Garrett and the Browns’ quest to get to 10 wins. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/1/202330 minutes, 19 seconds
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The Denver Aftermath and QB Uncertainty

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd talk Myles Garrett, offensive balance and the Browns' QB dilemma, chapter 4. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/28/202345 minutes, 52 seconds
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Talking DTR, Flacco and a big Browns win

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd held their postgame chat on the Browns getting to 7-3, the defense delivering again and what’s ahead. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/20/202330 minutes, 49 seconds
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Previewing Browns - Steelers

Zac Jackson in Cleveland and Mark Kaboly in Pittsburgh talk matchups, QB struggles and the stakes of Sunday’s game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/17/202341 minutes, 19 seconds
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Browns Rally to Win in Baltimore

 Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd relive the biggest moments from the Browns’ wild win and discuss what it means for Deshaun Watson and the Browns. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/13/202327 minutes
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Browns - Ravens preview

Running through the injury reports, key matchups and best / worst case scenarios ahead of Sunday’s game in Baltimore. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/10/202324 minutes, 13 seconds
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Browns postgame chat

Breaking down Deshaun Watson’s return and the Browns’ first shutout since 2007. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/6/202328 minutes, 10 seconds
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The latest on the Browns QB situation

 Zac Jackson runs through the Browns’ injury situation and previews Sunday’s game vs. Arizona. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/3/202324 minutes, 13 seconds
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Sunk in Seattle

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd talk the Browns’ late game failure and the QB situation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/30/202325 minutes, 29 seconds
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Browns prep for Seattle and the trade deadline

Running through the roster, the big picture and the chances of a significant trade being made by Tuesday. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/27/202331 minutes, 52 seconds
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Reliving the Browns’ comeback win

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd tackle the biggest moments from the Browns’ win in Indy and the uncertainty involved with the QB position. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/23/202325 minutes, 10 seconds
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Browns pull stunner over Niners

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd talk through the big moments, head-scratching decisions and wild ending of the Browns’ 19-17 win. Originally aired as a live room on Sunday night. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/16/202323 minutes, 55 seconds
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Summing Up A Sad Day On The Lakefront

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd on Deshaun Watson's absence, Dorian Thompson-Robinson's nightmare, the Browns' missed opportunity and what's ahead. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/2/202321 minutes, 38 seconds
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Looking Ahead to Browns-Ravens

Zac Jackson talks the Browns' defense, offensive growth and the schedule ahead. Ravens writer Jeff Zrebiec also joins the podcast to preview Sunday's game Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/28/202331 minutes, 49 seconds
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Browns postgame: Defense dominates again

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd hit the highlights from the Browns' demolition of the Titans and look ahead to next week's first place game vs. the Ravens. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/25/202325 minutes, 33 seconds
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Watson, Hunt and What’s Next

The Athletic's Zack Jackson talks Browns and laments the Nick Chubb injury and wonders if Deshaun Watson and the pass game can turn things around? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/20/202322 minutes, 34 seconds
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Looking Ahead to Monday night in Pittsburgh

The Athletic's Zac Jackson discusses the history between the Browns and Steelers, the Browns' defense and the Steelers' struggles plus he's joined in conversation with Steelers beat writer Mark Kaboly ahead of Monday night's game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/14/202322 minutes, 41 seconds
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Dominant defense pushes Browns to 1-0

The 100th battle of Ohio, was not a battle at all. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss the Cleveland Browns dominant opening day win over the Cincinnati Bengals at home to start off the 2023 season. This podcast was originally recorded as part of a live room on Sunday, September 10th, post game.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/11/202321 minutes, 4 seconds
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Season Preview + Why The Browns Should Win Sunday

Zac Jackson explores the Browns' upside, the big-money players who have to deliver and the reasons the Browns have a chance to run away from the Bengals Sunday. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/7/202325 minutes, 49 seconds
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Live Room: Browns preseason camp Q&A

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss the Browns preseason camp with The Athletic subscribers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
7/28/202335 minutes, 31 seconds
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Browns prepping for Hall of Fame game

Zac Jackson is in the West Virginia mountains where the Browns are preparing for the Hall of Fame game. He has roster updates, practice observations & answers listener questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
7/25/202321 minutes, 3 seconds
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Browns training camp preview

Zac Jackson welcomes The Athletic's Jets beat writer Zack Rosenblatt to the show! The guys discuss the Hall of Fame Game between the Browns and Jets which is just about a month away. Buckle up, football season is almost here. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
6/30/202335 minutes, 12 seconds
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Browns minicamp wrap-up

Football is out for the summer! Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their observations from Browns’ minicamp as the team breaks for the summer. They talk about what they’ve from Deshaun Watson, their predictions for the offense and potential additions to the roster. They also look ahead to the training camp schedule and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
6/9/202331 minutes, 19 seconds
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Browns OTAs observations + remembering Jim Brown

OTAs are officially underway in Berea and Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd are back to discuss the state of the Browns roster. They talk about the addition of Za'Darius Smith, expectations for this season and much more. Then, they remember the life and legacy of Jim Brown.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/25/202340 minutes, 51 seconds
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Browns rookies report, assessing the schedule & more offseason news & notes

Zac Jackson talks about expectations for the Browns’ draft class and free agents as the offseason program gears up. Plus, he discusses the 2023 schedule and his early predictions before answering listener questions in #AskinJackson.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/12/202325 minutes, 18 seconds
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Browns 2023 NFL Draft preview

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd get you ready for the 2023 NFL Draft by discussing the Browns' picks and potential targets. Plus, they also talk about the rumors surrounding a new stadium as well as the Cavs playoff series vs. the Knicks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/24/202333 minutes, 33 seconds
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Takeaways from Jimmy Haslam, Andrew Berry & Kevin Stefanski at the NFL owners meetings

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap what Jimmy Haslam, Andrew Berry and Kevin Stefanski had to say at the NFL owners meetings in Arizona. They talk about Elijah Moore, team building this offseason and the Lamar Jackson situation. They also discuss the potential for a new stadium in Cleveland and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/28/202332 minutes, 32 seconds
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Juan Thornhill, Dalvin Tomlinson, Ogbonnia Okoronkwo & more Browns free agency moves

Zac Jackson recaps the Browns first week of free ageny. He discusses the additions of Juan Thornhill, Dalvin Tomlinson and Ogbonnia Okoronkwo, as well as the re-signing of Ethan Pocic and Sione Takitaki. Plus, he answers your #AskinJackson questions about potential trades, future moves and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/16/202335 minutes, 33 seconds
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Breaking down Andrew Berry, Kevin Stefanski’s press conferences & more from the NFL Combine

Live from Indianapolis at the NFL Combine, Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down what Andrew Berry and Kevin Stefanski had to say heading into the new league year. Plus, they discuss how the Browns will restructure the defense, the decision to release John Johnson III, what Cleveland will do at with the 42nd pick, the HOF game and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/1/202331 minutes, 23 seconds
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Brown hire special teams coach Bubba Ventrone + NFL Combine preview

Zac Jackson discusses the Browns hiring of Bubba Ventrone as the new special teams coach before looking ahead to the NFL Combine. He talks about the biggest questions Cleveland is looking to answer this week as the start of the new league year nears.  Sponsors! Today's show is brought to you by... Roman! Visit ro.co/athletic for 20% off Roman Athletic Greens! Get a FREE 1-year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/NFL Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
2/25/202320 minutes, 59 seconds
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Browns offseason mailbag: Adding to the DL, potential trades and more

Zac Jackson answers your early offseason questions in this edition of #AskinJackson. He talks about what the Browns should do at defensive tackle, potential trades to bolster the defense, John Cominsky’s fit in Cleveland and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/27/202331 minutes, 12 seconds
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Browns hire Jim Schwartz as new defensive coordinator

The Browns have announced Jim Schwartz as the team’s new defensive coordinator. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their thoughts on the hire, what Cleveland’s defense could look like next season and the top roster moves that Schwartz will need to address. Sponsors! Today's show is brought to you by... Manscaped! Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code NFL23 at Manscaped.com Athletic Greens! Get a FREE 1-year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/NFL Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/18/202333 minutes, 16 seconds
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Takeaways from the Browns’ 7-10 season

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns’ disappointing 7-10 season following their Week 18 loss to the Steelers. They discuss the coaching staff’s future, the state of the roster and what it all means heading into the offseason. Plus, they answer live listener questions about what’s next for the organization.  Sponsors! Today's show is brought to you by... Tommy John! Get 20% off your first order at TommyJohn.com/ATHLETIC Roman! Get 20% off first order at ro.co/ATHLETIC Athletic Greens! Get a FREE 1-year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/NFL Rocket Money! Cancel unwanted subscriptions – and manage your expenses the easy way – by going to RocketMoney.com/ATHLETIC Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/9/202342 minutes, 10 seconds
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Jadeveon Clowney speaks out + questions and players to watch heading into Browns-Steelers Week 18

Zac Jackson discusses Jadeveon Clowney’s comments towards the Browns and his playing time this season. Then, he previews Week 18 against the Steelers and what young players he is watching heading into the matchup. Finally, he looks ahead to the offseason and the potential coaching changes to come.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/6/202320 minutes, 16 seconds
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Browns offense shows signs of growth with second-half turnaround vs. Commanders

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns 24-10 win over the Commanders. They talk about Deshaun Watson’s big second-half and what impressed them the most about the offense. They also break down a big game for Grant Delpit and the defense before examining the big roster questions ahead of the offseason.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/2/202331 minutes, 13 seconds
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State of the Browns heading into 2023

Zac Jackson discusses where the Browns stand heading into 2023. He talks about what he is looking to see in the final two games of the season before answering listener questions about offseason needs, the coaching staff and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/30/202228 minutes, 42 seconds
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Myles Garrett benched to start Saints game, questions about Kevin Stefanski’s future & more

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd talk about the Browns decision to bench Myles Garrett for the first series against the Saints. Then, they have a discussion about Kevin Stefanski’s future in Cleveland and listeners weigh in on what’s next for the franchise. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/27/202246 minutes, 18 seconds
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Browns defeat Ravens 13-3

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns 13-3 win over the Ravens. They discuss the “no quit” attitude and what impressed them the most in each phase of the game. They also talk about Cade York’s struggles, Deshaun Watson’s home-opener and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/18/202230 minutes, 10 seconds
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Browns long-term questions + Week 15 predictions vs. Ravens

With the Browns nearly eliminated from the playoffs, Zac Jackson answers listener questions about the team’s long-term plans. Plus, Zac previews the matchup with the Ravens and discusses his prediction for the Week 15 contest.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/16/202228 minutes, 48 seconds
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Browns mistakes mount & struggles continue in loss to Bengals

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ 23-10 loss to the Bengals. They discuss the key mistakes and penalties, their concerns about Kevin Stefanski and what needs to be done to rebuild the defense this offseason. They also talk about the signs of growth from Deshaun Watson and the big questions that remain heading into the final four games of the season.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/12/202228 minutes, 27 seconds
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Browns-Bengals preview, expectations for Deshaun Watson & answering your #AskinJackson questions

Zac Jackson gets you ready for The Battle of Ohio round two. He discusses the latest news and notes around the Browns before answering #AskinJackson questions. Then, he chats with The Athletic’s Jay Morrison about the Bengals, Deshaun Watson and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/9/202242 minutes, 31 seconds
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Defense and special teams lift Browns in Deshaun Watson’s debut

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down Deshaun Watson’s struggles in his debut for the Browns. They talk about the atmosphere in Houston, their takeaways from the performance and what Watson had to say following the game. They also discuss a big day for the defense and special teams and what has improved in those phases of the game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/5/202228 minutes, 16 seconds
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Deshaun Watson addresses media ahead of first start against Texans

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss Deshaun Watson’s first comments to the media following his 11-game suspension for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy. They also talk about their expectations for the crowd in Houston, what they believe the Browns offense will look like and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/2/202234 minutes, 59 seconds
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Jacoby Brissett leads Browns past Bucs in OT thriller

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns overtime win over Tom Brady and the Bucs. They discuss Jacoby Brissett’s final start before Deshaun Watson’s return. They also talk about David Njoku’s highlight catch, the pressure from Myles Garrett and another big day for Nick Chubb. Plus, they look ahead to the upcoming week and what to expect with Watson leading the offense.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/28/202235 minutes, 10 seconds
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Examining the Browns season with Dave Zastudil

Zac Jackson welcomes former NFL punter Dave Zastudil to the show to break down what he’s seen from the Browns this season. They talk about the run defense and the play from the secondary before discussing the importance of culture and chemistry in the locker room. They also get into special teams, Deshaun Watson’s return, player development and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/25/202230 minutes, 7 seconds
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Myles Garrett vocal about frustrations as Browns fall to Bills

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down another loss for the Browns. They talk about Myles Garrett’s postgame comments and what is says about leadership in the locker room. Plus, they answer listener questions about the run defense, Joe Woods and Mike Priefer’s future in Cleveland and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/21/202241 minutes, 31 seconds
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State of the Browns + answering your #AskinJackson questions

At 3-6, what’s next for the Browns? Zac Jackson discusses the state of the team following the disappointing loss to the Dolphins. Then, he answers #AskinJackson questions about the defense, draft picks, potential coaching changes and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/15/202227 minutes, 32 seconds
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Browns’ problems heat up in 39-17 loss to Dolphins

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns’ 39-17 loss to the Dolphins. They break down the issues with the defense before taking live listener questions about the game, the DT position, the future of the team and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/14/202243 minutes, 35 seconds
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Browns-Dolphins preview with Adam Beasley

The Browns are back from the bye and Zac Jackson looks ahead to an important stretch of the schedule. Then, Pro Football Network’s Adam Beasley joins the show to preview the matchup with the Dolphins. They discuss Tua Tagovailoa’s success this season and the addition of Tyreek Hill to the offense. They also talk about the addition of Bradley Chubb, Jacoby Brissett’s development since his time in Miami and more. They wrap by sharing their predictions for the game.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/10/202229 minutes, 20 seconds
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Browns midseason report + takeaways from Andrew Berry’s press conference

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd assess where the Browns stand at the bye week. They discuss what has surprised them the most about this season as well as what has gone as they expected. They also talk about Andrew Berry’s press conference, the return of Deshaun Watson, the chances of making the playoffs and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/3/202242 minutes, 10 seconds
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Browns blow out Bengals on Monday Night Football

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns’ big win over the Bengals on Monday Night Football. They discuss their takeaways from both sides of the ball and how the win impacts Cleveland’s season. Plus, they talk about Kareem Hunt and the trade deadline and share their thoughts on if the Browns will deal the RB. They also answer listener questions, look ahead to the upcoming schedule and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/1/202236 minutes, 41 seconds
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Browns-Bengals Monday Night Football preview with Paul Dehner Jr.

Zac Jackson is joined by The Athletic’s Paul Dehner Jr. to preview the Browns showdown with the Bengals on Monday Night Football. They react live to Ja’Marr Chase’s injury news and discuss how it will impact Cincinnati’s offense. They also talk about the Bengals’ offensive line, Joe Burrow’s record vs. Cleveland and much more. Zac wraps by discussing the Browns injuries and he answers #AskinJackson questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/27/202232 minutes, 57 seconds
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Browns’ rout continues with 23-20 loss to Ravens

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their takeaways from the Browns’ 23-20 loss to the Ravens. They discuss the shouting heard from the Browns’ locker room after the game and what Kevin Stefanski had to say. They also talk about the controversial FG false start as well as the offensive pass interference penalty. Plus, they dive into Nick Chubb’s usage, an improved showing from the defense and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/24/202235 minutes, 54 seconds
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How the Browns matchup against the Ravens with Jeff Zrebiec

The Browns look to end a three-game skid as they head to Baltimore to square off against Lamar Jackson and the Ravens. Zac Jackson is joined by The Athletic’s Jeff Zrebiec to preview the matchup. They discuss the Ravens’ struggles closing out games, Cleveland’s run defense and the key injuries on both sides. They also talk about Lamar’s future in Baltimore, their predictions for the game and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/20/202239 minutes, 45 seconds
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Browns embarrassed by Patriots, fall to 2-4 on season

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns’ 38-15 loss to the Patriots. They discuss the offensive play-calling and lack of run game before diving into the continued struggles on defense. They also talk about Joe Woods’ future, the 2-4 start and the big picture questions facing the team. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/17/202230 minutes, 19 seconds
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Browns look to fix defense, Patriots preview & more with Chad Graff

Zac Jackson welcomes The Athletic’s Chad Graff to the show to preview the Browns matchup against Bill Belichick and the Patriots. They discuss the importance of the run game for both teams and who will be under center for New England. Plus, the talk about the defensive woes, injuries to monitor and they share their predictions for the game.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/13/202230 minutes, 55 seconds
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Browns unable to capitalize against Chargers, lose 30-28

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ 30-28 loss to the Chargers. They discuss Jacoby Brissett’s late interception, Cade York’s missed field goals and the struggles on defense. Plus, they look ahead to the upcoming schedule and key questions Cleveland must answer moving forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/10/202229 minutes, 40 seconds
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Browns-Chargers preview with Daniel Popper

Zac Jackson is joined by The Athletic’s Daniel Popper to preview the Browns’ Week 5 game against the Chargers. They discuss the latest with Justin Herbert’s rib injury and the key players expected to be sidelined. Plus, they talk about Cleveland’s run game, the concerns in the secondary and their predictions for the matchup. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/6/202237 minutes, 32 seconds
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Browns fall to Falcons 23-20

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd host a live room discussing the Browns 23-20 loss to the Falcons. They talk about the struggles on defense, questionable play calls and what the team had to say following the game. They also take listener questions about the loss and where Cleveland stands at 2-2 to start the year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/3/202238 minutes, 46 seconds
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Examining the Browns’ success on offense + previewing the Falcons

Before the Browns head to Atlanta, Zac Jackson breaks down what we’ve seen from Jacoby Brissett and the offense this season. Plus, he discusses the latest with Myles Garrett following the car accident as well as the other injuries to Cleveland’s defense. He wraps by previewing the matchup with the Falcons and answering #AskinJackson questions.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/30/202227 minutes, 9 seconds
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Jacoby Brissett leads Browns over Steelers on TNF

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns 29-17 win over the Steelers on Thursday Night Football. They discuss another strong performance from Jacoby Brissett as well as a big night for David Njoku and Amari Cooper. Plus, they examine the offensive play-calling and what has impressed them the most through the first three games. They also dive into an improved outing for the defense and what changed following last week’s loss to the Jets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/23/202231 minutes, 21 seconds
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Scouting the Steelers ahead of TNF with Mark Kaboly

The Browns square off against the Steelers in an important divisional matchup on Thursday Night Football. Zac Jackson is joined by The Athletic’s Mark Kaboly to preview the game. They discuss Pittsburgh’s struggles on offense and what to expect from Mitch Trubisky. Plus, they examine the Steelers’ run defense and the keys to the Browns’ offense. They wrap by giving their game predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/21/202233 minutes, 28 seconds
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Browns stunned by Jets in home opener

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss the Browns’ late-game meltdown and 31-30 loss to the Jets. They dive into what went wrong on defense, who is to blame and much more. They also talk about the struggles on special teams and a solid day for Jacoby Brissett before they look ahead to the Steelers on Thursday Night Football.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/19/202226 minutes, 6 seconds
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Browns-Jets primer with Zack Rosenblatt

It’s the Zac and Zack show to preview the Browns and Jets Week 2 matchup! Zac Jackson begins the episode by answering listener questions and then The Athletic’s Zack Rosenblatt joins to discuss Joe Flacco, Robert Saleh and the Jets. Can New York’s defense contain Cleveland’s run game? Will a rookie RT be able to stop Myles Garrett? They talk about all of that and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/15/202225 minutes, 21 seconds
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Cade York lifts Browns past Baker Mayfield & Panthers

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap Cade York and the Browns thrilling victory over Baker Mayfield and the Panthers. They discuss what they saw from Mayfield and the Browns’ defense before breaking down Jacoby Brissett and the offense’s performance. Plus, they dive into York’s 58-yard field goal, what they have seen from the rookie this summer and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/12/202239 minutes, 43 seconds
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Previewing the Browns Week 1 matchup against Baker Mayfield and the Panthers

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd get you ready for Week 1 by previewing the Browns matchup with Baker Mayfield and the Panthers. They look back on Mayfield’s time in Cleveland and the changes in the organization this offseason. They also discuss the importance of the game for both sides before sharing their early predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/7/202242 minutes, 56 seconds
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2022 AFC North Preview with Paul Dehner Jr., Jay Morrison, Mark Kaboly & Jeff Zrebiec

The AFC North Whiparound is back! Zac Jackson sits down with Paul Dehner Jr., Jay Morrison, Mark Kaboly and Jeff Zrebiec to preview the upcoming season for the Browns, Bengals, Steelers and Ravens. They break down the QB situation for each team before discussing other areas of the roster and which player is most important to that squad’s success. They also look at the positions of weakness and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/2/202249 minutes, 32 seconds
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Browns 53-man roster projection with Scott Petrak

Zac Jackson is joined by BrownsZone.com writer Scott Petrak to help preview Cleveland’s 53-man roster. They go position-by-position examining who they believe makes the final cut, who could be a potential trade candidate and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/25/202245 minutes, 2 seconds
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Deshaun Watson suspended 11 games, reaction from Browns organization & more

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down Deshaun Watson’s suspension settlement. They discuss the comments from Andrew Berry as well as Dee and Jimmy Haslam and what’s next for the Browns this season. They also talk about Jacoby Brissett, Jimmy Garoppolo and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/19/202239 minutes, 25 seconds
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NFL appeals Deshaun Watson’s suspension & where it leaves the Browns

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss the NFL's appeal of Deshaun Watson's 6-game suspension. They explain the next steps of the case, the likelihood Watson misses the entire season and where the team goes from here. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/4/202234 minutes, 5 seconds
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Deshaun Watson faces 6-game suspension, details from the ruling & what’s next for the Browns

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their reaction to Deshaun Watson’s 6-game suspension. They talk about Sue L. Robinson’s ruling and whether or not the NFL will appeal the decision. They also dive into what’s next for Jacoby Brissett and the Browns on the field. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/1/202234 minutes, 14 seconds
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Brady Quinn talks Deshaun Watson, Baker Mayfield, his career with Browns & more

Zac Jackson is joined by former Browns QB and current FOX Sports analyst Brady Quinn to discuss the latest with Deshaun Watson as well as the end of Baker Mayfield’s time in Cleveland. Quinn also talks about his NFL career, working in media and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
7/21/202230 minutes, 10 seconds
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Baker Mayfield traded to Panthers, looking back on his career in Cleveland & more

Baker Mayfield’s career in Cleveland has officially come to an end. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss the Browns trade with the Panthers and the timing of the deal. They also look back on the QB’s complicated legacy in Cleveland and where the relationship changed last season. They wrap by discussing the latest with the Deshaun Watson disciplinary hearing and the the big questions that remain ahead of training camp. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
7/7/202243 minutes, 31 seconds
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Deshaun Watson reaches settlements with 20 of 24 accusers, Browns wait on potential suspension from NFL

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss Deshaun Watson's settlements with 20 of his 24 civil suits. They talk about the remaining unresolved cases, the NFL's investigation and how long they believe the QB could be suspended. They also discuss Baker Mayfield's trade market, the potential for a new stadium in Cleveland and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
6/23/202230 minutes, 44 seconds
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Latest on NFL’s Deshaun Watson investigation + observations from Browns’ OTAs

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss the latest on the NFL’s investigation into Deshaun Watson and how long the QB could be suspended. They also talk about their observations from Browns’ OTAs, the re-signing of Jadeveon Clowney and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/27/202252 minutes, 17 seconds
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Breaking down the Browns’ 2022 draft class

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their takeaways from the Browns’ 2022 draft class. They talk about the decision to draft a CB with the first pick, selecting a kicker in the fourth round and how Jerome Ford impacts the RB room. They also discuss the latest with Deshaun Watson’s legal case and where the league stands on a suspension. They wrap by checking in on the draft classes around the AFC North and they look ahead to the schedule release.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/3/202256 minutes, 30 seconds
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Browns begin OTAs, Denzel Ward’s extension & countdown to the NFL Draft

The Browns offseason workouts are officially underway in Berea. Zac Jackson discusses the spring schedule before talking about Denzel Ward’s contract extension and other roster transactions. Then he looks ahead to the NFL Draft and what positions Cleveland could target with the No. 44. He wraps by answering your #AskinJackson questions.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/19/202230 minutes, 1 second
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Haslams speak on Deshaun Watson, reaction from across the league & more from the NFL owners meetings

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down a busy week for the Browns at the NFL owners meetings. They discuss Jimmy and Dee Haslam’s comments about the Deshaun Watson signing, reaction across the league about the QB’s contract and what Roger Goodell had to say about a potential suspension. They also talk about the market for Baker Mayfield, how Cleveland could handle the situation over the next several months and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/30/202244 minutes, 16 seconds
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Browns trade for Deshaun Watson, Baker Mayfield’s legacy in Cleveland & more

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns historic trade for Deshaun Watson. They discuss the reaction across the league, Watson’s legal case and what it means for the team on the field. Plus, they dive into Baker Mayfield’s career in Cleveland, potential trade destinations and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/19/202245 minutes, 28 seconds
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Browns free agency mailbag & combine reaction

Zac Jackson answers your burning Browns free agency questions on the heels of a big week at the NFL Combine. What did Zac learn about what the Browns might do this offseason? He opens up the mailbag and fills you in on the latest developments on a new Civilized Barking. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/9/202234 minutes, 7 seconds
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Browns Combine updates, roster rundown & more notes

Your Civilized Barking crew of Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd are live in Indianapolis. They've been listening to press conferences and talking to sources and it's time for some updates. Where does the roster stand as of the first week of March, and what could the next few weeks and months hold? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/2/202242 minutes, 29 seconds
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Where the Browns stand in the QB market ahead of Super Bowl LVI

Ahead of Super Bowl LVI, Zac Jackson discusses Jarvis Landry’s message to OBJ and how the Bengals were able to turn their roster around. Plus, in addition to the Browns, which teams will be in the QB market? Zac examines the demand at the position and answers more of your offseason questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
2/11/202232 minutes, 45 seconds
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Kwesi Adofo-Mensah leaves for Vikings + answering your Browns’ offseason questions

Zac Jackson discusses the departure of Kwesi Adofo-Mensah and the added draft picks for the Browns. He also previews the Reese's Senior Bowl and the offseason timeline for Andrew Berry and Kevin Stefanski. He wraps by answering your #AskinJackson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/29/202233 minutes, 4 seconds
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Recapping the Browns’ 2021 season + looking ahead to key decisions this offseason

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their takeaways from the Browns’ disappointing 8-9 season. Then, they assess the salary cap for 2022, what positions need to be addressed this offseason and more. Finally, they dive into the Baker Mayfield discussion and what Cleveland will do at quarterback heading into next year.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/12/202256 minutes, 25 seconds
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Will the Browns move on from Baker Mayfield this offseason? Discussing the QB situation ahead of Week 18

Zac Jackson begins the show by discussing Baker Mayfield’s comments on Twitter before answering your #AskinJackson questions about the Browns future at quarterback. Then, Zac sits down with The Athletic’s Paul Dehner Jr. and Jay Morrison to talk about Week 18, the Bengals success this season and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/7/202234 minutes, 24 seconds
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Browns look lost vs. Steelers, what’s next for Baker Mayfield + more

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ embarrassing loss to the Steelers on Monday Night Football. They discuss Baker Mayfield’s future, the questionable play calling, lack of run game and more. Plus, with just one week remaining, they look big picture at what this all means for Cleveland heading into the offseason. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/4/202235 minutes, 58 seconds
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Browns prepare for potential final matchup with Ben Roethlisberger on Monday Night Football

Will this be the last time the Browns face Ben Roethlisberger? Mark Kaboly joins Zac Jackson to discuss the QB’s career against Cleveland and what’s next for the Steelers at the position. They also preview Monday night’s matchup and break down the keys to the game for the Browns. Zac wraps by answering your #AskinJackson questions.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/30/202143 minutes, 10 seconds
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Questions about Baker Mayfield continue as Browns lose to Packers 24-22

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their big takeaways from the Browns loss to the Packers. They break down Baker Mayfield’s four interceptions and where Cleveland goes from here with the QB. They also examine the AFC North standings and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/27/202138 minutes, 55 seconds
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Browns head to Green Bay for Christmas Day showdown with the Packers

Zac Jackson begins the show by discussing the latest COVID-19 news ahead of the Browns trip to Green Bay. Then, he chats with Robert Mays and Lindsay Jones from The Athletic Football Show about Baker Mayfield’s long-term future in Cleveland, the AFC playoff picture, Myles Garrett's DPOY campaign and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/24/202140 minutes, 54 seconds
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Browns fall short in heartbreaking loss to Raiders

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ crushing 16-14 loss to the Raiders. They discuss the players who stepped up, the missed opportunities and where Cleveland goes from here. Also, they assess the AFC standings and the Browns’ chances at the playoffs before looking ahead to Green Bay.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/21/202124 minutes, 42 seconds
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Browns’ COVID-19 issues continue ahead of matchup with Raiders

Zac Jackson discusses the latest news involving the Browns’ COVID-19 outbreak ahead of their matchup against the Raiders on Saturday. Plus, The Athletic’s Vic Tafur joins the show to talk about Derek Carr, Las Vegas’ defense and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/17/202124 minutes, 25 seconds
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Browns hold on to defeat Ravens 24-22

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns’ crucial 24-22 win over the Ravens. They break down another big performance from the defense, including Myles Garrett’s strip-sack and fumble return for a touchdown. Plus, they discuss the AFC playoff picture, the questions they still have for the offense and Jadeveon Clowney’s long-term future in Cleveland. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/13/202131 minutes, 21 seconds
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Browns look to rebound vs. Ravens + discussing sports betting in Ohio with Joe Vardon

The Browns return from the bye week with a rematch against the Ravens. Zac Jackson answers your #AskinJackson questions heading into the important AFC North matchup. Plus, how soon could sports betting become legal in Ohio? Joe Vardon joins the show to explain the latest bill, the potential timeline and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/10/202135 minutes, 27 seconds
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Takeaways from the Browns 16-10 loss to the Ravens on SNF

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd unpack the Browns 16-10 loss to the Ravens. They discuss the glaring issues with the offense and what has gone wrong over the course of the season. They also touch on the defense’s strong performance and Lamar Jackson’s four interceptions. Finally, where does the loss put Cleveland in the AFC playoff picture heading into the bye? They look at the standings and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/29/202129 minutes, 21 seconds
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Baker Mayfield’s injury status, Kareem Hunt and Jack Conklin return + previewing the Ravens with Jeff Zrebiec

Should Baker Mayfield be playing with his injuries? Zac Jackson discusses the Browns’ decision to stick with the quarterback. He also talks about Kareem Hunt and Jack Conklin’s return and the impact on the offense. Finally, he chats with The Athletic’s Jeff Zrebiec to preview the highly-anticipated matchup with Lamar Jackson and the Ravens. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/25/202131 minutes, 4 seconds
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Browns squeeze out win over Lions, 13-10

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns 13-10 win over the Lions. They discuss a rough day for Baker Mayfield and his postgame absence. They also talk about Nick Chubb’s return to the offense, the upcoming matchup with the Ravens and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/22/202130 minutes, 49 seconds
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Getting you ready for Browns-Lions with Chris Burke

The Browns look to turn things around on Sunday as the 0-8-1 Lions come to Cleveland. Zac Jackson is joined by The Athletic’s Chris Burke to preview the matchup. They discuss Baker Mayfield’s various injuries was well as Jared Goff’s status and what fans should know about Tim Boyle. They also talk about Detroit’s defense, the state of the franchise and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/19/202131 minutes, 24 seconds
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Browns blown out by Patriots in Foxboro, 45-7

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns ugly 45-7 loss to the Patriots. They examine what went wrong on defense and Myles Garrett’s postgame comments. They also discuss Baker Mayfield, the struggles on offense and where the Browns stand in the playoff picture. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/15/202133 minutes, 45 seconds
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Wyatt Teller and Joel Bitonio’s extensions, Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah’s return & previewing the Patriots

Zac Jackson discusses a busy week for the Browns. He breaks down Wyatt Teller and Joel Bitonio’s extensions and Cleveland’s commitment to the offensive line. He also talks about Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah’s return to practice, the emergence of Donovan Peoples-Jones and Odell Beckham Jr.’s deal with the Rams. Finally he previews Sunday’s matchup with the Patriots and answers your #AskinJackson questions.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/12/202129 minutes, 48 seconds
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Browns bounce back with 41-16 win over Bengals

Following a chaotic week in Cleveland, the Browns dominated the Bengals 41-16 on Sunday. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down a big day on both sides of the ball. They discuss a stellar performance for Baker Mayfield, Nick Chubb and the offense before diving into Denzel Ward’s pick 6 and the clutch turnovers on defense. They also talk about the importance of the win in AFC standings and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/8/202134 minutes, 40 seconds
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OBJ excused from Browns’ practice, previewing the Bengals & answering your #AskinJackson questions

Zac Jackson discusses the latest with Odell Beckham Jr. and the Browns after he was excused from practice by Kevin Stefanski. Plus, Zac looks ahead to Sunday’s important AFC North matchup with the Bengals and he answers your #AskinJackson questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/5/202123 minutes, 45 seconds
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Browns offense struggles as they fall to Steelers 15-10

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns 15-10 loss to the Steelers. They break down what went wrong for Baker Mayfield and the offense. Plus, they take a big picture look at the AFC North and where Cleveland stands at the halfway point in the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/1/202133 minutes
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Previewing the Browns-Steelers AFC North showdown with Mark Kaboly

The Steelers come to town on Halloween for an important AFC North showdown with the Browns. Zac Jackson kicks things off by discussing the injury status of Baker Mayfield, Jarvis Landry and others before answering your #AskinJackson questions. Then, The Athletic’s Mark Kaboly joins the show to preview the matchup with Pittsburgh. He discusses Ben Roethlisberger, the issues with the run defense and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/28/202132 minutes, 1 second
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Case Keenum steps up & D’Ernest Johnson shines as Browns defeat Broncos on TNF

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns 17-14 win over the Broncos on Thursday Night Football. They discuss Case Keenum's command of the offense, an impressive night for D’Ernest Johnson and the return of Jarvis Landry. They also weigh in on the defense and the latest injury news. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/22/202130 minutes, 52 seconds
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Case Keenum to start on Thursday Night Football & answering your #AskinJackson questions

Case Keenum will start for the Browns on Thursday Night Football vs. the Broncos. Zac Jackson discusses the latest with Baker Mayfield and the other Browns' injuries. He also answers your #AskinJackson questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/20/202127 minutes, 5 seconds
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Big Baker Mayfield questions after an embarrassing 37-14 loss to Arizona

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd react to the lopsided loss to the Arizona Cardinals. Just how far away are your Browns from being a serious contender after today? Already looking past Baker Mayfield? Is it really that time? All that and more instant reaction on a NEW Civilized Barking. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/18/202134 minutes, 34 seconds
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Discussing Baker Mayfield, the Browns’ defense & the state of the AFC North with Nate Tice

The Athletic Football Show’s Nate Tice joins Zac Jackson to break down his thoughts on the Browns over the first month of the season. They examine what went wrong last week against the Chargers before talking about Baker Mayfield’s long-term future in Cleveland. They also discuss OBJ, the keys to the Browns’ success on defense and the state of the AFC North.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/14/202140 minutes, 19 seconds
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Browns drop wild game to Chargers 47-42

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their takeaways from the Browns shootout with the Chargers. They break down Cleveland’s final two drives and what went wrong. They also discuss Baker Mayfield’s performance, the struggles on defense and the injuries to key players. Finally, they look at the loss big picture and where the Browns stand amongst the top teams in the AFC. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/11/202141 minutes, 47 seconds
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Talking Browns-Chargers, Brandon Staley & AFC contenders with Daniel Popper

As the Browns prepare to head to the west coast, Zac Jackson welcomes The Athletic’s Daniel Popper to preview the matchup with the Chargers. They talk about Justin Herbert, Joey Bosa and how Brandon Staley has changed the culture in the locker room. Plus, they weigh in on where these two teams stand in the AFC and give their predictions for the game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/8/202137 minutes, 40 seconds
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Browns defense holds strong in 14-7 win over Vikings

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their takeaways from the Browns 14-7 win over the Vikings. They break down another strong outing for the defense and what impressed them the most. They also talk about Baker Mayfield’s performance, Kevin Stefanski’s return to Minnesota and Chase McLaughlin’s continued success. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/4/202138 minutes, 23 seconds
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Previewing Browns-Vikings with Arif Hasan

Kevin Stefanski heads back to Minnesota for the Browns’ Week 4 matchup with the Vikings. The Athletic’s Arif Hasan joins Zac Jackson to preview the game. They discuss Kirk Cousin and the offense before diving into the Vikings’ defensive line and Dalvin Cook’s status for Sunday. They also talk about the injury to Greg Newsome, their predictions and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/1/202129 minutes, 37 seconds
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Browns defense bullies Bears in 26-6 victory

Myles Garrett led the charge as the Browns’ defense dominated Justin Fields and the Bears. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the defensive performance as well as Odell Beckham Jr.’s return. They also talk about Kareem Hunt’s 29-yard touchdown, Chase McLaughlin’s career day and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/27/202135 minutes, 34 seconds
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Breaking down Justin Fields and Bears-Browns with Kevin Fishbain

Zac Jackson reviews the Browns’ film from Week 2 and discusses his observations on offense and defense. Then, The Athletic’s Kevin Fishbain joins the show to talk about Justin Fields, why Chicago believes they can win now and a key player to watch in Sunday’s matchup.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/23/202126 minutes, 25 seconds
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Takeaways from Browns 31-21 win over Texans

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns win over the Texans. They discuss a solid day for Baker Mayfield and the offense before diving into their questions about the defense. They also talk about Jarvis Landry's knee injury and what it means for the wide receivers. They wrap by looking ahead at the schedule.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/20/202133 minutes, 27 seconds
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Talking Texans-Browns with Aaron Reiss

The Browns look for their first win of the season as the Texans come to town for Week 2. The Athletic’s Aaron Reiss joins Zac Jackson to preview the matchup. They discuss Tyrod Taylor, the state of the Texans, Cleveland’s injuries at left tackle, predictions for the game and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/17/202138 minutes, 3 seconds
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Browns fall short in Kansas City

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns' 33-29 deflating loss to the Chiefs. They discuss the near perfect first half and what went wrong down the stretch. They also examine Baker Mayfield’s performance, OBJ’s absence and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/13/202136 minutes, 49 seconds
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Previewing Browns-Chiefs with Nate Taylor

Week 1 is finally here and as the Browns prepare to head to Kansas City, Zac Jackson teams up with The Athletic’s Nate Taylor to preview the matchup. Will OBJ be ready to go? Can Cleveland take advantage of the Chiefs new offensive line? Will Tyrann Mathieu be back off the COVID list? They discuss all of that and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/9/202130 minutes, 57 seconds
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Examining the Browns initial 53-man roster

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd weigh in on the Browns 53-man roster. They discuss Malik McDowell’s rise, the kicking situation and who is back on practice squad. Plus, will OBJ be ready for Week 1? They talk about the team’s schedule ahead of the opener, other moves across the NFL and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/2/202144 minutes, 38 seconds
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Browns 53-man roster projection with Scott Petrak

Zac Jackson is joined by The Chronicle-Telegram’s Scott Petrak to preview the Browns 53-man roster. They go position-by-position discussing the difficult decisions and questions Andrew Berry faces ahead of cutdown day.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/27/202137 minutes, 47 seconds
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Takeaways from Browns-Giants preseason game and what to watch in the final week of training camp

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their observations from the Browns preseason game and practices with the Giants. They examine Cleveland’s depth and the difficult decisions head for Andrew Berry and the coaching staff.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/23/202142 minutes, 53 seconds
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Browns gear up for joint practices with the Giants

Zac Jackson discusses the latest from Browns training camp ahead of the Giants visit to Cleveland. He breaks down what to expect during these joint practices and the players to watch this week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/19/202122 minutes, 35 seconds
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Browns depth chart, preseason preview & more from camp

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd get you ready for the Browns first preseason game by discussing the latest news and notes from training camp. They talk about Takk McKinley’s absence, the continued injury concerns with Grant Delpit and an impressive start for John Johnson. Plus, they discuss the depth chart, the possibility for more extensions before the season and whether or not this year is the Browns best chance to win a Super Bowl.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/12/202150 minutes, 35 seconds
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Position-by-position training camp observations

Zac Jackson breaks down his observations from each position group so far in training camp. He discusses the excitement around Donovan Peoples-Jones, the injury concerns at safety and Jadeveon Clowney’s early impact. Plus, how does Josh Allen’s deal impact Baker Mayfield? He talks about that and much more in #AskinJackson.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/7/202127 minutes, 46 seconds
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Baker Mayfield’s growth, OBJ’s return and more from Browns training camp

Training camp is finally here and Zac Jackson is ready to ask your most pressing Browns questions in #AskinJackson. Plus, The Athletic’s Robert Mays sits down with Zac to discuss Baker Mayfield’s growth, the return of OBJ and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
7/31/202140 minutes, 33 seconds
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Browns minicamp highlights and takeaways

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their takeaways from Browns minicamp. They examine about what they saw from the defensive tackles as well as the revamped secondary. Plus, they talk about the NFL’s vaccinated/unvaccinated COVID protocols. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
6/18/202139 minutes, 41 seconds
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Observations from Browns OTAs & offseason mailbag

Browns’ OTAs are in the books with minicamp next on deck. Zac Jackson discuss his observations from Berea, including Greedy Williams and Grant Delpit’s return to the field. He also answers your questions about the salary cap, looming extensions and the status of injured players. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
6/11/202124 minutes, 12 seconds
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Browns offseason assessment: Discussing Baker Mayfield, Nick Chubb and more with Robert Mays

How far can Cleveland go in 2021? The Athletic’s Robert Mays joins Zac Jackson to discuss the state of the Browns heading into next season. They examine the offense and whether or not the team will extend Baker Mayfield. They also discuss Nick Chubb’s long-term future in Cleveland, the revamped defense and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/17/202130 minutes, 33 seconds
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Examining the Browns 2021 draft class

Cleveland was on display for the 2021 NFL Draft and Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd are here to break it all down. They discuss the vibe in and around the city before diving into the Browns’ draft class. They talk about the attention to the defense, Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah’s health and why Greg Newsome II was the perfect fit.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/4/202147 minutes, 22 seconds
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Browns NFL Draft preview with Dane Brugler

Who will the Browns draft with the No. 26 pick? Could Greg Newsome II fall to Cleveland? Should they target a pass rusher in the first round? Zac Jackson welcomes The Athletic’s Dane Brugler to break it all down. They also discuss key names to keep an eye on in the second and third round, the weak defensive tackle class and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/19/202133 minutes, 40 seconds
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Jadeveon Clowney agrees to one-year deal with Browns

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns one-year deal with Jadeveon Clowney. They discuss what he adds to the defense alongside Myles Garrett and Takk McKinley and whether or not the signing impact’s Cleveland’s No. 26 pick in the NFL Draft. They wrap by talking about the team’s offseason program and why Jason changed his February 2022 vacation plans.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/15/202135 minutes, 58 seconds
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NFL Free Agency: Browns add John Johnson, Takk McKinley & Troy Hill, Rashard Higgins returns and more observations across the league

Free agency has finally arrived and Zac Jackson breaks down the Browns' latest moves. He discusses the addition of John Johnson, Takk McKinley and Troy Hill and where they fit into the defense. He also talks about Rashard Higgins' return and the decision to not re-sign Kevin Johnson, Larry Ogunjobi and others. Finally, he answers your questions in #AskinJackson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/19/202142 minutes, 41 seconds
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Browns’ free agency primer, potential trade targets & more

Zac Jackson gets you ready for free agency as the Browns look to make improvements on defense. Could Cleveland make a move for a big pass rusher? Will Rashard Higgins be back? Zac discusses the team’s top needs, the salary cap and the timeline for a potential Nick Chubb extension.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/11/202123 minutes, 36 seconds
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Browns' season comes to end following 22-17 loss to Chiefs

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns divisional round loss to the Chiefs. They discuss the 4th down punt, Rashard Higgins’ fumble through the end zone and the late-game absence of Patrick Mahomes. Plus, they look back on the season as a whole and the strides Cleveland has made under Kevin Stefanski. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/18/202132 minutes, 20 seconds
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Browns-Chiefs divisional round preview with Nate Taylor

The Browns are headed to Kansas City for a divisional showdown with the defending Super Bowl champs. Nate Taylor joins Zac Jackson to preview the matchup with the Chiefs. They discuss Patrick Mahomes, the key players returning for Cleveland and the importance of maximizing the run game against the Chiefs’ defense.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/14/202138 minutes, 6 seconds
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Browns defy all odds, dominate Steelers in wild card

The Browns is the Browns! Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap Cleveland’s thrilling 48-37 victory over the Steelers. They discuss how the Browns were able to overcome multiple setbacks, the changing of the guard in the AFC North and the players that stepped up in key situations. They also look ahead to the divisional round and the matchup with the Chiefs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/11/202131 minutes, 53 seconds
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Browns COVID-19 issues continue ahead of wild-card weekend

Zac Jackson breaks down the latest with the Browns’ COVID-19 situation ahead of Sunday’s wild-card matchup with the Steelers. Plus, The Athletic’s Mark Kaboly is back to preview the game. They discuss the absence of Joel Bitonio and Kevin Stefanski, who Pittsburgh will have returning to the lineup and why Cleveland needs a big game from Myles Garrett. They wrap by giving their predictions.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/7/202132 minutes, 55 seconds
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Browns end playoff drought with win over Steelers

The Browns have advanced to the playoffs for the first time since 2002! Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the thrilling win over the Steelers and discuss their takeaways from Cleveland’s 11-5 season. Plus, they look ahead to next week and a rematch with the Steelers at Heinz Field.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/4/202135 minutes, 59 seconds
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Playoff berth at stake vs. Steelers

Zac Jackson is joined by The Athletic’s Mark Kaboly to preview the Browns important showdown with the Steelers on Sunday. With Big Ben out, they discuss who else will sit for Pittsburgh in Week 17 as well as what to expect from Mason Rudolph. They also dive into their predictions for the game and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/30/202038 minutes, 56 seconds
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Browns blow opportunity to clinch, playoff hopes still alive

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ loss to the Jets following the absence of key starters due to COVID-19 protocols. They discuss the struggles on offense and how the loss impacts the playoff picture heading into Week 17. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/28/202029 minutes, 41 seconds
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Browns head back to MetLife Stadium for matchup with Sam Darnold and Jets

The Jets were close to joining the Browns in the 0-16 history book before pulling off a stunner against the Rams. Zac Jackson chats with The Athletic’s Connor Hughes about the team’s struggles in 2020 and potentially missing out on Trevor Lawrence. They also look back on the 2018 NFL Draft and the careers of Baker Mayfield and Sam Darnold. The wrap by talking about Gregg Williams and their game predictions.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/23/202030 minutes, 14 seconds
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Browns earn 10th win with victory over Giants

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ 20-6 with over the Giants. They discuss Kevin Stefanski’s collectiveness on the sideline, another solid outing from Baker Mayfield and where Cleveland stands in the latest playoff picture. Plus, Nick Harris steps up on the offensive line and how COVID-19 is still impacting Myles Garrett.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/21/202041 minutes, 3 seconds
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Talking Freddie Kitchens, Giants and SNF with Dan Duggan

With Jason Garrett testing positive for COVID-19, Freddie Kitchens will call the plays for the Giants on Sunday night against the Browns. The Athletic’s Dan Duggan joins Zac Jackson to discuss the news about Cleveland’s former head coach and preview the matchup. They break down how James Bradberry’s COVID-19 list designation impacts New York’s defense and the status of Daniel Jones. Plus, who won the OBJ trade? They revisit the blockbuster move and how it’s impacted both teams.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/18/202030 minutes, 1 second
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Browns fall short to Ravens in Monday night thriller

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the madness from Monday Night Football. They break down the fourth-quarter comeback, Lamar Jackson’s “cramps” and the heartbreaking finish. Plus they discuss about another big game for Baker Mayfield, the Browns’ growth since Week 1 and how this loss impacts the playoff picture. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/15/202031 minutes, 58 seconds
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Previewing the Browns-Ravens Monday Night Football showdown with Jeff Zrebiec

The Ravens come to Cleveland for an important Monday Nigh Football matchup with the Browns. Zac Jackson is joined by The Athletic’s Jeff Zrebiec to preview the contest. They discuss what has changed between these two teams since Week 1, who will be back for Baltimore following their COVID-19 outbreak and why this is a must-win for the Ravens. They wrap by giving their predictions for the game.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/10/202033 minutes, 47 seconds
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Baker Mayfield and Browns hit all the right notes in Music City

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ statement win over the Titans. They discuss one of Baker Mayfield’s finest performances of his career, Kevin Stefanki’s game plan and Myles Garrett’s return. They also dive into the AFC playoff picture. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/7/202028 minutes, 29 seconds
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Browns begin important stretch against Titans

Zac Jackson discusses the importance of the next two games as the Browns look to make the playoffs for the first time in nearly two decades. He breaks down what to expect in the game against the Titans and looks ahead to the Monday night showdown with the Ravens. Plus, he dives into #AskinJackson questions about the safety position, the coaching staff. KhaDarel Hodge and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/4/202032 minutes, 21 seconds
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Browns move to 8-3 with win over Jaguars

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns 27-25 win over the Jaguars. They discuss the up-and-down day for Baker Mayfield, a much-needed performance from Jarvis Landry and the continued success from Nick Chubb. Plus, they dissect the depleted defense and how it impacts the team moving forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/30/202028 minutes, 4 seconds
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Browns' COVID-19 cases, Denzel Ward’s calf strain and previewing the Jaguars with Dave Zastudil

As the Browns deal with more COVID-19 cases, Zac Jackson discusses the latest news and injury updates ahead of the team’s Week 12 matchup. Plus, former NFL punter Dave Zastudil joins the show to talk about the importance of Sunday’s game against the Jaguars as well as Kevin Stefanski’s consistency and how it has translated to success on the field. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/25/202036 minutes, 37 seconds
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Browns’ defense steps up to fly past Eagles

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns’ victory over the Eagles. They discuss the defense’s best performance of the season despite missing Myles Garrett. They also talk about the team’s commitment to the run, Carson Wentz’s struggles and the latest AFC playoff picture. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/23/202031 minutes, 20 seconds
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Examining the Eagles with Sheil Kapadia

Zac Jackson breaks down the latest COVID-19 news impacting the Browns in Week 11. Then The Athletic’s Sheil Kapadia joins the show to talk about the Browns’ growth in 2020. They discuss the changes under Kevin Stefanski and the improvements to the offensive line before they dive into Carson Wentz and the Eagles. Sheil explains expectations for Sunday as the 3-5-1 team heads to Cleveland.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/19/202048 minutes, 48 seconds
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Browns weather the wind to top Texans

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns 10-7 win over the Texans. They discuss how the wild weather impacted the game and a dominant day for Nick Chubb and Kareem Hunt. Plus, their observations from the defense, Chubb’s final run and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/16/202025 minutes, 51 seconds
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Previewing the Texans with Aaron Reiss

The Athletic’s Texans’ reporter Aaron Reiss joins Zac Jackson to preview the Browns’ matchup with Houston on Sunday. They discuss the Texans’ struggles on defense, the return of Nick Chubb and a potential big game for Baker Mayfield. Plus, what can Cleveland expect from Deshaun Watson? Aaron explains what’s going on with the offense and Duke Johnson’s role in the run game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/12/202028 minutes, 34 seconds
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Nick Chubb’s return, AFC playoff picture, #AskinJackson and more

Zac Jackson discusses the return of Nick Chubb and Wyatt Teller and the impact on the Browns' offense. He also looks at the AFC playoff picture as Cleveland enters the second half of the season. Plus, Zac answers your questions about Chubb, 2020 expectations and more in #AskinJackson.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/10/202039 minutes, 9 seconds
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Raiders’ run game freezes Browns

The Browns came out flat against the Raiders on Sunday, resulting in their third loss of the season. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap what went wrong for the defense and the missed opportunities on offense. Plus, what will Cleveland do at the trade deadline? They discuss the state of the team heading into the bye week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/2/202028 minutes, 5 seconds
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Getting you ready for the Raiders with Vic Tafur

How will the weather play a roll in Sunday’s contest against the Raiders? What does the absence of Odell Beckham Jr. mean for the Browns’ offense? Zac Jackson discusses the key players Baker Mayfield will need to rely on in Week 8. Plus, The Athletic’s Vic Tafur joins the show to preview the Raiders. They discuss Las Vegas’ struggles on defense, the threat Josh Jacobs adds to the offense and the importance of this game for both teams. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/29/202025 minutes, 27 seconds
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Browns win Battle of Ohio with shootout victory over Bengals

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down Baker Mayfield and Browns’ late-game comeback against the Bengals. They discuss the QB’s five touchdown performance as well as a big day Rashard Higgins. Plus, the latest injury update on Odell Beckham Jr. after leaving the game in the first quarter. Finally, with the trade deadline looming they assess what potential moves the Browns could make on defense.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/26/202033 minutes, 18 seconds
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Browns-Bengals primer with Paul Dehner Jr. and Jay Morrison

Can the Browns rebound against the Bengals? Zac Jackson teams up with The Athletic’s Paul Dehner Jr. and Jay Morrison to preview the game in Cincinnati. They discuss the latest with Baker Mayfield and what Cleveland can expect from an improving Joe Burrow. Plus, will the Bengals be able to stop the run after a difficult performance on defense in their first matchup of the season?They talk about all of that and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/22/202027 minutes, 37 seconds
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Baker Mayfield struggles as Steelers stomp Browns

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns’ embarrassing loss to the Steelers. They discuss a difficult day for Baker Mayfield and the latest on his rib injury. Plus, they debate where Cleveland’s talent ranks throughout the league and whether or not they have the potential to make the playoffs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/19/202027 minutes, 30 seconds
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Breaking down the Steelers with Mark Kaboly

The Browns head to Heinz Field to take on the unbeaten Steelers. Mark Kaboly joins Zac Jackson to preview the AFC North showdown. They discuss how the Browns’ run game matches up against Pittsburgh’s powerful defensive front. Plus, can the Browns take advantage of injuries on the Steelers’ offensive line? Mark breaks down what to expect from Ben Roethlisberger’s offense. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/15/202030 minutes, 17 seconds
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Browns capture fourth straight with victory over Colts

The Browns are 4-1 for the first time since 1994. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the win against the Colts. They discuss the significance of the victory, an up-and-down day for Baker Mayfield and a strong showing from the defense when they needed it most. They wrap by discussing what lies ahead next week against the Steelers.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/12/202029 minutes, 43 seconds
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AFC Showdown: Scouting the Colts with Zak Keefer

The Colts come to town for a game with potential AFC playoff implications down the road. Zak Keefer joins Zac Jackson to break down the matchup. Can the Browns’ offense continue to put up big points against one of the top defenses in the league? What should we expect from 38-year-old Philip Rivers? They answer those questions and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/8/202038 minutes
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Browns run through Cowboys in thriller at Dallas

The Browns move to 3-1 after a statement victory in Dallas. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down a big day for Odell Beckham Jr. and the run game, despite losing Nick Chubb early on. Plus, hear what impressed them about Kevin Stefanski and the play calling. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/4/202028 minutes, 19 seconds
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Previewing the Cowboys with Jon Machota

Jon Machota joins Zac Jackson to preview the Browns matchup with the Cowboys. How big of a factor will the run game be against Dallas’ defense? Can Cleveland’s secondary defend against Dak Prescott? They discuss it all, plus, the latest injury updates and the impact is may have on Sunday’s game.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/1/202034 minutes, 54 seconds
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Takeaways from win over Washington

For the first time since 2014, the Browns have a winning record. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the win over Washington. They discuss the big turnovers from the defense and the combination of Nick Chubb and Kareem Hunt. They wrap by looking ahead to a crucial stretch of games with the Cowboys, Colts and Steelers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/27/202028 minutes, 9 seconds
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Position-by-position breakdown as Browns prepare for Washington

As the Browns prepare to take on Washington this weekend, Zac Jackson goes position-by-position assessing the first two weeks of the season. He discusses the great start for the offensive line and what needs to be improved in the secondary. Plus, he answers your #AskinJackson questions about Baker Mayfield, the coaching staff and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/24/202027 minutes, 11 seconds
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Barreling through the Bengals

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns’ win over the Bengals. They discuss Nick Chubb and the dominant run game, a solid night for Baker Mayfield and signs of progress from the offense. Plus, they dive into the struggles on defense and what needs to be fixed ahead of Week 3.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/18/202025 minutes, 29 seconds
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Browns embarrassed in Baltimore

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the Browns’ brutal loss to the Ravens. They discuss the problems on defense as well as the big questions surrounding Baker Mayfield. Plus, what happened on that fake punt?! They break down the call and the special teams issues. They wrap by looking ahead to Thursday night’s game against the Bengals. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/14/202029 minutes, 24 seconds
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Previewing the Ravens with Jeff Zrebiec

After a long offseason, football is officially back! Jeff Zrebiec joins Zac Jackson to preview the Browns matchup with the Ravens. Where does Baltimore stand after a 14-2 season? Can Cleveland have success in the run game? They discuss it all, plus, what to expect from Lamar Jackson in 2020 and the debut of Jedrick Wills Jr. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/10/202027 minutes, 9 seconds
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Roster reactions, Kareem Hunt’s extension & Week 1 preparation

Week 1 has finally arrived! Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd examine the Browns’ 53-man roster and the importance of the practice squad. Plus, they break down Kareem Hunt’s extension and the trade for Ronnie Harrison. They wrap by discussing their expectations for the team this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/8/202042 minutes, 20 seconds
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Roster predictions and key questions heading into Week 1

As the Browns' roster begins to take shape, Zac Jackson weighs in on who he thinks makes the final 53. Plus, he addresses the questions surrounding the linebacking corps and also discusses the added importance of the practice squad this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/3/202020 minutes, 32 seconds
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Injuries mount as Browns struggle to find their rhythm

Zac Jackson breaks down the key injuries to the Browns’ secondary as the season ticks closer. Plus, how has Baker Mayfield looked in camp? He explains what he’s seen from the quarterback and the passing game as well as an updated position-by-position assessment. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/26/202028 minutes, 33 seconds
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Training Camp Kickoff

As the pads finally come on, Zac Jackson discusses all the news coming out of Berea. He talks about the differences of training camp in 2020, JC Tretter’s injury and a complete position-by-position breakdown. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/17/202023 minutes, 26 seconds
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Safety concerns across NFL, Players to watch in 2020 & Andrew Billings opts out

As training camp kicks off, Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down what three infectious disease doctors have to say about the upcoming season. They discuss how the Browns’ roster will look amid uncertain times and weigh in on key players who have caught their attention. Plus, they talk about Andrew Billings’ decision to opt out and how it impacts the defense. They wrap by addressing the Odell Beckham Jr. story in the Wall Street Journal. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/4/202043 minutes, 4 seconds
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Camp questions & Myles Garrett’s extension

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd are back to discuss the big questions heading into training camp, including safety protocols, the preseason and lost time for a new head coach. Plus, they break down Myles Garrett’s contract extension and David Njoku’s trade request. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
7/16/202025 minutes, 30 seconds
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Mayfield makes stance clear

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd catch up with everything going on across the NFL landscape. They discuss the key questions ahead of training camp and Baker Mayfield’s comments on the national anthem. Plus, where do the Browns stand in the NFL? They weigh in on the team’s talent as well as the questions surrounding the salary cap. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
6/15/202045 minutes, 3 seconds
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Browns' 2020 Schedule Breakdown

The 2020 schedule is set, but the timeline for football to return remains uncertain. Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the logistics of reopening and how long it would take for the team to get acclimated (11:15). They discuss what games they have circled and how no fans in the stands could impact road environments. Plus, they give their record predictions (33:06) and debunk the Myles Garrett trade rumors. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/12/202040 minutes, 32 seconds
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Browns Draft Recap & Takeaways

The 2020 NFL Draft has come to an end and Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd are here to break it all down (0:48). They weigh in on the Browns draft process and what they are most optimistic about heading into next season. Plus, they discuss Olivier Vernon and David Njoku’s future (17:33) as well as what will happen with the offseason program (31:39). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/27/202046 minutes, 18 seconds
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Round 1 Reaction: Browns land Jedrick Wills Jr.

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns selection of offensive tackle Jedrick Wills Jr. They discuss what this means for Baker Mayfield, the change from RT to LT (10:14) and the remaining rounds ahead. Plus, hear what The Athletic’s Alabama writer, Aaron Suttles has to say about Wills Jr. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/24/202024 minutes, 47 seconds
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Askin’ Jackson, Draft Edition

What will the Browns do at No. 10? Zac Jackson answers all of your questions ahead of Thursday’s draft. Could they make a trade for Trent Williams (13:39)? What will the 2020 schedule look like (21:57)? Should the Browns trade down (33:12)? Tune in to hear what Zac has to say. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/20/202042 minutes, 39 seconds
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Busch Light & Big-picture plans

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ free agency moves and what Austin Hooper and Jack Conklin bring to Cleveland. Plus, can a fullback be a fan favorite? Zac discusses his conversation with Andy Janovich following the trade from the Broncos. Finally, the latest on the coronavirus and big free agent deals across the league. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/23/202054 minutes, 29 seconds
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Free Agency Update: TE Austin Hooper to the Dawg Pound

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd bring you immediate reactions to TE Austin Hooper's 4-year $23m deal with the Browns. How does the affect the offense and could there be more big moves on the way?Get 40% off the Athletic with our link theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
3/16/20208 minutes, 14 seconds
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Insights from Indy

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd are live from the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. They discuss the Browns top priorities heading into the Draft (2:21) and the potential of trading back (6:30). Plus, will Joe Schobert return to Cleveland (15:11)? They examine key roster questions the new regime must answer (16:43). They wrap by breaking down the proposed CBA (23:55) and their best Combine stories (25:26). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
2/27/202031 minutes, 1 second
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It’s hard to teach an old dog new tricks

Jimmy Haslam got his guy, but is it what the Browns really need? Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down Andrew Berry's introductory press conference (0:42). They discuss Kareem Hunt and OBJ’s future (10:29) as well as key moves this new regime must address this offseason (26:48). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
2/6/202029 minutes, 11 seconds
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Buckle up, Berry

The Browns finally have their GM. Zac Jackson and Pat McManamon discuss the return of Andrew Berry (0:53) and what he must do to win people over (11:29). Plus, Alex Van Pelt will reportedly join Kevin Stefanski’s staff (19:28). They break down the play calling as well as the dashcam video involving Kareem Hunt (26:17). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/30/202037 minutes, 45 seconds
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Wait and see

Will the Browns finally get it right this time? Zac Jackson and Tom Reed are in Mobile, Alabama as the Browns continue to interview for their next GM (1:09). They discuss the new additions to Kevin Stefanski’s staff, including the hiring of Bill Callahan (3:34). Plus, will David Njoku be back next season (9:10)? They break down the state of the roster and their Senior Bowl observations (27:32). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/23/202033 minutes, 31 seconds
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Welcome to Cleveland, Kevin Stefanski

Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd weigh in on the Browns’ decision to hire Kevin Stefanski (1:12). They break down fans’ initial reactions and why the team passed on Josh McDaniels (9:09). Plus, hear why Andrew Berry is considered the top candidate in the GM search and how his experience with analytics fits the mold Cleveland is trying to create (12:41). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/13/202029 minutes, 55 seconds
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The search continues

The Browns remain the only team in the NFL who have yet to make their decision regarding a new head coach. Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Pat McManamon break down the top candidates for the position and who they believe is the best fit. Plus, how do the new hires across the league impact the expected contract? They discuss the potential of a long-term deal. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
1/8/202031 minutes, 51 seconds
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Farewell, Freddie

Another year, another coaching change for the Cleveland Browns. Zac Jackson and Pat McManamon break down the decision to fire Freddie Kitchens. They discuss potential candidates for the position and qualities needed to take this team to the next level. Plus, what needs to change with Baker Mayfield in 2020. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/31/201927 minutes, 21 seconds
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Frustrations boil over

Tempers flared yet again on Sunday as the Browns were officially eliminated from the playoffs. Zac Jackson and Pat McManamon discuss why the team hasn’t met expectations this season. Plus, it’s the question everyone is asking, what is the case for keeping Freddie Kitchens? They give their take on Freddie’s fate and who would be responsible for hiring the next head coach. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/23/201924 minutes, 21 seconds
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Not in the cards

The Freddie Kitchens’ era in Cleveland seems to be coming to an end after an embarrassing loss to the Cardinals. Zac Jackson and Tom Reed break down the inconsistencies on offense, Jarvis Landry’s sideline tantrum and the locker room reactions. Plus, Kyler Murray outduels Baker Mayfield. They discuss the big questions that continue to face the second-year quarterback. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/16/201930 minutes, 32 seconds
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Joe Burrow: Hometown hero to Heisman finalist

From the halls of Athens High School to a Heisman Trophy finalist, Joe Burrow has captivated the country in 2019. Tune in to this special edition of Civilized Barking as Zac Jackson looks back on Burrow’s days a Bulldog with Jon Greenberg (4:50). Hear from Brody Miller on how the quarterback has embraced the community in Baton Rouge (25:30). Plus, what went into Burrow’s decision to leave Ohio State? Ari Wasserman explains (39:55). Finally, Dane Brugler joins the show to discuss if the QB will go No. 1 in next year’s draft (55:23). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/11/20191 hour, 6 minutes, 27 seconds
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Paging Dr. Mayfield

OBJ reportedly wants out of Cleveland. Baker Mayfield is diagnosing injuries. And the Browns won on Sunday. Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Pat McManamon recap the latest drama (1:22). They discuss what and who needs to change next season (18:35). Plus, what’s the percentage chance Freddie Kitchens is back in 2020 (19:31)? The guys weigh in with their predictions. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/9/201922 minutes, 9 seconds
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What the Duck?!

Pittsburgh may have started it, but Freddie Kitchens’ actions could have put an end to his tenure in Cleveland. Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd, Tom Reed and Pat McManamon recap what happened from Heinz Field. They discuss OBJ’s lack of production, Freddie’s fate and how a coaching change would impact Baker Mayfield. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/2/201930 minutes, 20 seconds
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The 2010s: Cleveland Browns All-Decade Team

It was a rough decade for the Browns but Zac Jackson looks back on the past 10 years and discusses the best players at pass through Cleveland. Listen to hear who makes the final cut in his All-Decade team. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/26/201916 minutes, 3 seconds
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In the Hunt

Despite the drama, the Browns handled the Dolphins on Sunday to win their third straight. Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Pat McManamon discuss the combination of Kareem Hunt and Nick Chubb as well as Jarvis Landry’s big day. Plus, hear what the guys are looking forward to the most about next week’s showdown in Pittsburgh. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/25/201921 minutes, 38 seconds
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Askin’ Jackson

How does Thursday’s brawl impact the Browns moving forward? When will David Njoku be back? Are the Browns likely to extend Kareem Hunt? Zac Jackson answers all of your questions in the latest edition of #AskinJackson. For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/20/201925 minutes, 2 seconds
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UGLY

Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Pat McManamon break down what happened in the Browns and Steelers brawl Thursday night (1:19). They discuss Myles Garrett’s actions and how long he will be suspended. Plus, hear everything Garrett had to say following the game (10:15). For bonus episodes visit theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/15/201923 minutes
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Talking TNF with Mark Kaboly

Zac Jackson and Mark Kaboly join forces to preview Thursday night’s AFC North rivalry game between the Browns and Steelers. How good is Pittsburgh’s defense (10:03)? What should the Browns expect from Mason Rudolph (21:57)? They break it all down, plus, what to watch for (24:42) and their final score predictions (31:59). Listen to bonus episodes at theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/13/201934 minutes, 51 seconds
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Relief and a little belief

The Browns hold on to defeat the Bills for their first win since September! Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Pat McManamon recap the close contest from FirstEnergy Stadium (1:21). They break down Baker Mayfield’s performance (8:08) and another big day for Nick Chubb (14:10). Plus, how does the victory impact Thursday’s matchup with the Steelers (20:51)? theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/11/201928 minutes, 43 seconds
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Circus Act

The Browns’ season has gone from bad to worse! Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Tom Reed break down the disappointing loss to the Broncos (0:57). Plus, OBJ continues to clown around (5:40). They discuss the wide receiver’s frustrations as well as Jermaine Whitehead’s Twitter tirade (7:14). theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/4/201928 minutes, 20 seconds
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Can’t take the heat, get out of the Kitchens

Are Freddie Kitchens’ days numbered in Cleveland? Zac Jackson and Tom Reed break down the head coach’s decision-making in the 27-13 loss to the Patriots (1:30). Plus, they discuss the lack of production out of OBJ (11:25) and where the Browns go from here (19:19). theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/28/201925 minutes, 9 seconds
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Now or never

Can Baker Mayfield bounce back against the Patriots? Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down what the Browns need to do to save the season (3:58). Plus, who’s to blame for the struggles on the offensive line (5:08)? They discuss the protection up front and Freddie Kitchens’ future in Cleveland (15:29). theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/22/201927 minutes, 24 seconds
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Woke up feeling… disappointed

Where did it all go wrong?! Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Pat McManamon recap the Browns loss to the Seahawks. They discuss the offense’s inconsistencies (2:05) and Baker Mayfield’s league-leading interceptions (11:35). They wrap by looking ahead at the remaining schedule (21:52). theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/14/201924 minutes, 20 seconds
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Bullied in the Bay

The Browns were utterly embarrassed Monday night against the 49ers. Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Tom Reed break down their initial reactions from Levi Stadium (1:01). They discuss the lack of trust for Antonio Callaway (3:53), the inability to get Odell Beckham Jr. the ball (11:11) and a poor performance by the offensive line (14:37). So, where do the Browns go from here? They examine what needs to be addressed ahead of Week 6 (17:53). theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/8/201924 minutes, 32 seconds
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Crab cakes and Nick Chubb

The Browns are back on top! Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Tom Reed break down the big win in Baltimore. They discuss Freddie Kitchens’ game plan (1:08) and a dominant day for Nick Chubb (6:30). Plus, they give their report card for each position (19:40). theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/30/201933 minutes, 32 seconds
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Freddie faces the fire

He called a draw?! The Browns fall to 1-2 after a strange play with the game on the line. Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Pat McManamon break down the failed 4th down and what went wrong against the Rams (4:10) Is Freddie Kitchens in over his head (7:44)? They discuss the offensive struggles and give their report card for each position (14:55). theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/23/201926 minutes, 59 seconds
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Introducing The Lead

From The Athletic and Wondery, The Lead is the first daily sports podcast that will bring you one big story from The Athletic's all-star team of local and national sports reporters to make you the most knowledgeable sports fan in any room.  Subscribe now to hear new episodes of the Lead each weekday morning: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-lead/id1478448344 Check out  theathletic.com/thelead  to read stories featured on The Lead. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/18/20195 minutes, 38 seconds
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OBJ’s big night back in the Big Apple

Subscribe now to hear new episodes of The Lead each weekday morning: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-lead/id1478448344 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/17/201924 minutes, 36 seconds
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What was supposed to be…

Stunned, embarrassed and alarmed, Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd dissect the Browns’ 30-point loss to the Titans. What must be done about the offensive line (2:19)? How does Freddie Kitchens handle the team’s lack of discipline (6:10)? They break it all down, plus, their report card for each position (spoiler alert, it isn’t pretty) (11:40). theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/9/201924 minutes, 43 seconds
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Freddie, Set, Go!

As the roster begins to take shape, Zac Jackson and Tom Reed break down the Browns’ expectations for 2019 (1:25). What will the Freddie Kitchens era bring to Cleveland (8:51)? Plus, will the front office regret keeping two rookie specialists (21:10)? theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
9/1/201933 minutes, 4 seconds
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Beware of the Dawgs

Welcome to the Civilized Barking Podcast! Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd are excited to bring you an inside look at the Dawg Pound. They break down the Browns high expectations for the upcoming season, but also voice their concerns about this new era in Cleveland (1:40). Plus, Browns’ offensive lineman Joel Bitonio joins the show to discuss the team’s culture change, what it’s like blocking for Baker Mayfield and much more (22:52). theathletic.com/civilizedbarking Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/27/201937 minutes, 20 seconds
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Civilized Barking Trailer

Coming soon to The Athletic: The Civilized Barking Podcast provides a regular look at the Cleveland Browns, featuring The Athletic’s Zac Jackson, Jason Lloyd and Tom Reed. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
8/21/20191 minute, 22 seconds