Former name(s): Cleveland Browns Stadium (1999–2012) .... because the
Browns' achievements – including their perfect season – did not take place in the
Cleveland Browns-The Cleveland All-America Football Conference franchise
conducted a fan contest in 1945 to name the team. The most popular submission
Nov 7, 1995 ... Some versions say a man who owned the rights to the name Cleveland Panthers
demanded money from McBride. Others say Brown did not ...
Sep 13, 2015 ... There's some debate about whether Cleveland's professional football ... Brown
ultimately agreed to the use of his name and Browns stuck.
Jun 3, 2013 ... Read on for the origin of the nickname of your favorite AFC team. ... Terrell Suggs
, the Ravens are one tough team, although it did lose Ray Lewis to ... Cleveland
was allowed to keep the “Browns” name, so a poll was taken of ...
The legend is that the team was named after head coach Paul Brown.
Jun 14, 2011 ... So, how did each NFL team get its name? ... The second portion of an NFL team
name is the nickname, which is both a verb and a noun by ...
Nov 19, 2001 ... Cleveland Browns Team History. ... When owner Arthur McBride bought an AAFC
team to Cleveland, he held a newspaper contest to name the team ..... Kelly did a
more then adequate job by rushing for 1,141 yards, as the ...
The Cleveland Browns are named after Paul Brown. While Paul Brown was ...
Where did the name Browns in Cleveland Browns come from? The legend is that
Mar 19, 2015 ... The NFL arranged to keep the Browns' name, logo, colours, and history in
Cleveland, and the league promised the city a new team in the near ...