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Dion Lewis

Dion Lewis - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 8"/ 195 lbs.
Birthday 09/27/1990
Birthplace Albany, NY
College Pittsburgh
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 5th round, 18th pick by Eagles

Shurmur has tall order in Cleveland

Posted Jan. 13, 2011 @ 9:21 p.m. ET
If new Browns head coach Pat Shurmur is to succeed, he is going to need president Mike Holmgren and GM Tom Heckert to give him the players necessary to do so.

Browns name Shurmur head coach

Posted Jan. 13, 2011 @ 12:47 p.m. ET
The Browns named Pat Shurmur head coach on Thursday, the club announced.

Report: Browns hope to hire Shurmur by Friday

Posted Jan. 12, 2011 @ 7:40 p.m. ET
The Browns hope to hire Rams offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur as their new head coach by Friday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday.

Browns coaching-search update

Posted Jan. 11, 2011 @ 9:01 p.m. ET
Here's an update on the progress of the Browns' head-coaching search, detailing who has been interviewed and who the early favorite is.

Browns WR coach McDonald takes same job with Miami (Fla.)

Posted Jan. 11, 2011 @ 8:49 p.m. ET
Browns WR coach George McDonald has taken the same job with the University of Miami (Fla.), the school announced Tuesday.

NFLPA prepares for lockout in 52 days

Posted Jan. 11, 2011 @ 7:58 p.m. ET
On March 4, NFL owners can prevent players from reporting to work, player rep Dominique Foxworth told the media Tuesday, and the union's message to its members remains, "Prepare for a lockout."

Browns sign three players

Posted Jan. 10, 2011 @ 4:32 p.m. ET
The Browns signed QB Jarrett Brown, DL Scott Paxson and DB Ramzee Robinson for the 2011 season.

McCoy's future factors in Browns' search

Posted Jan. 08, 2011 @ 6:50 p.m. ET
At the outset of the Browns' head-coaching search, president Mike Holmgren indicated QB Colt McCoy's future development is a factor to be considered in the club's process to find a replacement for Eric Mangini.

CB Haden finalist for Pepsi 2010 NFL Rookie of the Year

Posted Jan. 07, 2011 @ 12:29 p.m. ET
Browns CB Joe Haden is one of five finalists for the Pepsi 2010 NFL Rookie of the Year Award, the NFL announced Friday.

Browns sign seven free agents

Posted Jan. 06, 2011 @ 9 p.m. ET
The Browns announced the signing of seven players to reserve/future contracts as free agents for the 2011 season on Thursday. All seven of the players finished the season on the Browns' practice squad.

Report: Browns to interview Shurmur Friday

Posted Jan. 06, 2011 @ 7:11 p.m. ET
The Browns will interview Rams offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur on Friday, PFW Rams correspondent Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Thursday.

Browns defensive coordinator Ryan a candidate for Panthers job

Posted Jan. 05, 2011 @ 1:33 p.m. ET
The Panthers have requested permission to interview Browns defensive coordinator Rob Ryan for their vacant head-coaching position, according to a report from PFW's Panthers correspondent Darin Gantt, of the Rock Hill (S.C.) Herald.

Browns' 60-second rant: Third time could be charm for Mangini

Posted Jan. 05, 2011 @ 3:59 a.m. ET
Eric Mangini can be a successful NFL head coach, and he should get another shot at the job, but when that opportunity might come remains to be seen.

Browns Rookie Meter: Week 17

Posted Jan. 05, 2011 @ 3:32 a.m. ET
Here's our weekly look at the contributions made by Browns rookies this season.

Report: Shurmur to interview with Browns

Posted Jan. 04, 2011 @ 4:52 p.m. ET
The Browns will reportedly interview Pat Shurmur for their vacant head coaching position.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted April 11, 2013
The Browns have acquired Lewis from the Philadelphia Eagles in a trade for linebacker Emmanuel Acho.||||||| Lewis played 24 games in two seasons with the Eagles, who selected him in the fifth round in 2011. He rushed for 171 yards on 36 carries and scored two touchdowns. The 5-foot-8, 195-pound Lewis also returned kickoffs for Philadelphia as a rookie and will likely be a candidate to take over those duties for Cleveland. Lewis averaged 21.6 yards on 31 kickoff returns in 2011.
Posted July 09, 2012
Lewis was arrested in Albany over the weekend and charged with falsely reporting a fire and misdemeanor reckless endangerment.||||||| The incident occurred when Lewis and his older brother were locked out of their hotel room. Lewis was released after his arraignment and his brother was being held in Albany County jail without bail. Lewis was a fifth-round pick of the Eagles in 2011. He was Philadelphia's primary kickoff return specialist last season as the Eagles finished 8-8.

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