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Paul Kruger

Paul Kruger - #99 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 270 lbs.
Birthday 02/15/1986
Birthplace Rexburg, ID
College Utah
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 2nd round, 25th pick by Ravens

Flashback: Recent Browns Week 14 performances

Posted Dec. 11, 2010 @ 5:36 p.m. ET
Take a quick stroll down memory lane with PFW for a recap of the Browns' Week 14 contests each of the last five seasons.

Browns-Bills matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Dec. 11, 2010 @ 12:55 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bills game. 

Three-and-out with Bills play-by-play announcer John Murphy

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 10:53 a.m. ET
PFW recently caught up with Bills play-by-play announcer and (Buffalo) WIVB-TV sports director John Murphy and asked him three questions about the team. 

Browns-Bills matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 10:46 a.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bills game.

Browns fantasy focus

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 10:19 a.m. ET
Here's our weekly look at the Browns from a fantasy-football perspective.

Elam likes way Haden, Ward approach game

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 9:40 p.m. ET
Browns S Abram Elam likes the work ethic of rookies S T.J. Ward and CB Joe Haden.

Browns-Bills matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 3:25 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bills game.

Bills-Browns blacked out

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 1:28 p.m. ET
The Bills-Browns game at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Sunday has not sold out and will be blacked out on local television.

Five questions with Browns S Abram Elam

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 1:02 p.m. ET
PFW recently caught up with Browns S Abram Elam, one of the defense's top playmakers, for his take on several topics, including the biggest difference between the 2010 club and the '09 edition.

Browns must take care of ball in wintry conditions

Posted Dec. 08, 2010 @ 8:53 p.m. ET
Each Wednesday, we'll highlight a Browns player, coach, executive, personnel group or other area of the team that is most under scrutiny. This week, we take a closer look at the Browns' offense.

Browns-Bills matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 08, 2010 @ 7:34 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bills game.

Browns P Hodges garners AFC honor

Posted Dec. 08, 2010 @ 11:16 a.m. ET
The NFL named Browns P Reggie Hodges the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week 13, the league announced Wednesday.

They said it: Browns Week 14 edition

Posted Dec. 07, 2010 @ 10:27 p.m. ET
The following are quotes from Browns head coach Eric Mangini's Monday press conference, the transcript of which was provided by the club.

Browns sign UFL tight end to practice squad

Posted Dec. 07, 2010 @ 8:53 p.m. ET
The Browns signed TE Tyson DeVree, most recently with the UFL's Hartford Colonials, to their practice squad on Tuesday, the team said.

Browns' 60-second rant: Browns hardly underdogs

Posted Dec. 07, 2010 @ 7:33 p.m. ET
The Bills are favored vs. the Browns, but Cleveland has three more wins than Buffalo this season and three consecutive wins over Buffalo in the series.


Posted March 12, 2013
A person familiar with the agreement says Kruger, who led the Super Bowl-champion Baltimore Ravens in sacks last season, has agreed to contract terms with the Cleveland Browns.||||||| Kruger and the club agreed to a five-year deal Tuesday, said the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because it has not yet been announced by the Browns. Kruger gives the Browns a proven pass-rusher as they transition to a new defensive system. He had 13 1/2 sacks last season, including two in the Super Bowl as Baltimore held off San Francisco to win the title.
Posted Jan. 10, 2010
The Baltimore Ravens have left Kruger inactive for their playoff game against the New England Patriots.||||||| Kruger, a second-round draft pick, has joined with Michael Oher and Lardarius Webb to make significant contributions as rookies this season. He played in the last eight games of the regular season and had an interception in overtime against Pittsburgh in the penultimate week.