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Gary Barnidge

Gary Barnidge - #82 - TE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 5"/ 250 lbs.
Birthday 09/22/1985
Birthplace Middleburg, FL
College Louisville
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 5th round, 6th pick by Panthers

Browns rookie report: Week 12

Posted Nov. 30, 2011 @ 2:16 a.m. ET
Here's a recap of notable contributions from Browns rookies in Cleveland's 23-20 loss at Cincinnati on Sunday.

Ravens-Browns matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 8:29 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Ravens-Browns game.

Browns place Fujita, Stephens on I.R.

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 6:57 p.m. ET
The Browns placed starting SLB Scott Fujita (hand) and DRE Emmanuel Sanders (pectoral) on injured reserve on Tuesday, the club announced.

Browns release LS Pontbriand

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 5:12 p.m. ET
The Browns have waived LS Ryan Pontbriand, PFW Browns correspondent Tony Grossi of The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer reported Tuesday.

Second-half woes doom Browns

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 4:30 p.m. ET
While the Browns' 23-20 loss at Cincinnati was a missed opportunity, it also highlighted the gap between the in-state rivals.

Browns stock report: Week 12

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 10:59 a.m. ET
Here's our assessment of whose stock is rising — and whose stock is falling — after Cleveland's 23-20 loss at Cincinnati on Sunday.

Browns players of the week: Week 12

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 1:45 a.m. ET
Here's our take on the Browns' standouts on offense, defense and special teams in their Week 12 loss at Cincinnati.

Bengals sneak past Browns 23-20

Posted Nov. 27, 2011 @ 4:36 p.m. ET
A.J. Green made a leaping catch for a 51-yard gain in the final minute Sunday, setting up a field goal that rallied the Bengals to a 23-20 victory over the self-destructive Browns.

Hillis, Hardesty active for Browns

Posted Nov. 27, 2011 @ 11:59 a.m. ET
Browns RBs Peyton Hillis and Montario Hardesty are active for Sunday's game at Cincinnati after missing multiple games with injuries.

Bengals-Browns prediction

Posted Nov. 27, 2011 @ 11:20 a.m. ET
PFW's Mike Wilkening sees the Browns playing the Bengals tough, but he predicts Cincinnati will prevail. 

Browns CB Brown takes long view on pass defense

Posted Nov. 25, 2011 @ 1:25 p.m. ET
The senior member of the Browns' secondary, CB Sheldon Brown, tells PFW that preparation and execution of the defense are his edges at this stage of his career.

Browns-Bengals matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Nov. 24, 2011 @ 11:42 a.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bengals game.

Browns fantasy report: Week 12

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 7:31 p.m. ET
Is Montario Hardesty worth a fantasy start in Week 12? Here are some of the Browns' fantasy football options this week.

Browns-Bengals matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 11:39 a.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bengals game.

Bengals fail to sell out vs. Browns

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 10:13 a.m. ET
The Battle for Ohio will not be seen in part of the state, as the Bengals failed to sell out Sunday's game against the Browns, resulting in a television blackout.


Posted March 13, 2013
Barnidge signed with the Cleveland Browns on Wednesday.||||||| Barnidge's decision came one day after the Panthers, his former team, re-signed their other backup tight end Ben Hartsock.
Posted Aug. 30, 2011
The Panthers placed Barnidge on injured reserve.||||||| The decision to put Barnidge on injured reserve was not a surprise as he'll miss 12 weeks with a fractured ankle.
Posted July 15, 2008
The Panthers signed fifth-round draft choice Gary Barnidge from Louisville on Tuesday.||||||| The team did not release terms of the deal. Barnidge, a 6-foot-5, 247-pound tight end, figures to contend for playing time with two other young tight ends: Jeff King and Dante Rosario. Barnidge, a first-team All-Big East selection in 2007, played in 47 games with 29 starts for Louisville. He made 108 receptions for 1,491 yards and 17 touchdowns.