Ryan Alton

Featured Browns Contributor

Ryan is a lifelong Cleveland fan and Browns season ticket holder. Born and raised in Mentor, Ohio and now lives in Columbus with his wife and three kids. He is a teacher, who also coaches Varsity Track and has 8 years of High School Football Coaching Experience. Co-Founder of BrownsDraft.web.com, he enjoys listening to Hip-Hop and Alt-Indie Music and being a dad.


Rookies lead the way as Browns win 3rd straight

The Browns did something their fans are simply not accustomed to seeing on Sunday -- won easily. Ryan Alton recaps the big win over the Chiefs.

Quinn, Hillis return as Browns go for 3rd straight

There will be plenty of familiar faces in town this Sunday as a favored Browns team goes for their third straight win. Ryan Alton previews the matchup with the Chiefs.

Finally! Browns snap road losing streak

At long last, the Cleveland Browns picked up a win on the road. Ryan Alton reviews the rookies, the defense, and Shurmur after the Browns finally capitalized and won a game that they were expected...

How Browns can snap road losing streak vs. Raiders

The Browns have not won a road game since Week 2 of the 2011 season. Will that losing streak end in Oakland? Ryan Alton previews the keys to a game he thinks Cleveland should win.

Contrast between Shurmur, Tomlin reiterated in win

Ryan Alton delivers a postmortem on a rare win over the Steelers -- a Sunday that showed off an improving and dominant defense, as well as the stark contrast between Mike Tomlin and Pat Shurmur in...

Can Browns begin successful stretch run in Dallas?

The Browns face the Cowboys relatively healthy after the bye week, but can they shore up first-half mistakes and start the successful stretch run in Big D?

Browns at the Bye: Rookie wall & a Banner arrival

The Browns enjoyed a Sunday off in Week 10, but Ryan Alton returns with Part 2 of his thoughts as the teams embarks upon the second half of their season.

Browns at the Bye: Assessing the 2nd half

The Browns will be idle this Sunday, but Ryan Alton is here to take a look at what lies ahead for Pat Shurmur and his young team in the second half of the 2012 season.

Analyzing Shurmur's decisions in another ugly loss

The Browns fell to 2-7 on Sunday with their 10th straight loss to the Ravens. Ryan Alton recaps another afternoon of frustrating missed opportunities and curious coaching decisions.

Ravens game a possible 'turning point' for Browns?


The Cleveland Browns have not beaten the Ravens in five years, but a Week 9 win would be a huge boost to a coach trying to save his job, and in the progression of a young team.

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