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Civilized Barking: A show about the Cleveland Browns

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Step inside the Dawg Pound with The Athletic's Zac Jackson, bringing you the latest on the Cleveland Browns every single week with exclusive audio and special guests on 'Civilized Barking.'

Step inside the Dawg Pound with The Athletic's Zac Jackson, bringing you the latest on the Cleveland Browns every single week with exclusive audio and special guests on 'Civilized Barking.'

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United States

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The Athletic

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Step inside the Dawg Pound with The Athletic's Zac Jackson, bringing you the latest on the Cleveland Browns every single week with exclusive audio and special guests on 'Civilized Barking.'

Language:

English


Episodes

Browns minicamp highlights and takeaways

6/18/2021
Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd discuss their takeaways from Browns minicamp. They examine about what they saw from the defensive tackles as well as the revamped secondary. Plus, they talk about the NFL’s vaccinated/unvaccinated COVID protocols. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:16

Observations from Browns OTAs & offseason mailbag

6/11/2021
Browns’ OTAs are in the books with minicamp next on deck. Zac Jackson discuss his observations from Berea, including Greedy Williams and Grant Delpit’s return to the field. He also answers your questions about the salary cap, looming extensions and the status of injured players. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:23:43

Browns offseason assessment: Discussing Baker Mayfield, Nick Chubb and more with Robert Mays

5/17/2021
How far can Cleveland go in 2021? The Athletic’s Robert Mays joins Zac Jackson to discuss the state of the Browns heading into next season. They examine the offense and whether or not the team will extend Baker Mayfield. They also discuss Nick Chubb’s long-term future in Cleveland, the revamped defense and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:00

Examining the Browns 2021 draft class

5/4/2021
Cleveland was on display for the 2021 NFL Draft and Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd are here to break it all down. They discuss the vibe in and around the city before diving into the Browns’ draft class. They talk about the attention to the defense, Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah’s health and why Greg Newsome II was the perfect fit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:47:35

Browns NFL Draft preview with Dane Brugler

4/19/2021
Who will the Browns draft with the No. 26 pick? Could Greg Newsome II fall to Cleveland? Should they target a pass rusher in the first round? Zac Jackson welcomes The Athletic’s Dane Brugler to break it all down. They also discuss key names to keep an eye on in the second and third round, the weak defensive tackle class and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:50

Jadeveon Clowney agrees to one-year deal with Browns

4/14/2021
Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns one-year deal with Jadeveon Clowney. They discuss what he adds to the defense alongside Myles Garrett and Takk McKinley and whether or not the signing impact’s Cleveland’s No. 26 pick in the NFL Draft. They wrap by talking about the team’s offseason program and why Jason changed his February 2022 vacation plans. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:04

NFL Free Agency: Browns add John Johnson, Takk McKinley & Troy Hill, Rashard Higgins returns and more observations across the league

3/19/2021
Free agency has finally arrived and Zac Jackson breaks down the Browns' latest moves. He discusses the addition of John Johnson, Takk McKinley and Troy Hill and where they fit into the defense. He also talks about Rashard Higgins' return and the decision to not re-sign Kevin Johnson, Larry Ogunjobi and others. Finally, he answers your questions in #AskinJackson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:43:01

Browns’ free agency primer, potential trade targets & more

3/11/2021
Zac Jackson gets you ready for free agency as the Browns look to make improvements on defense. Could Cleveland make a move for a big pass rusher? Will Rashard Higgins be back? Zac discusses the team’s top needs, the salary cap and the timeline for a potential Nick Chubb extension. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:23:14

Browns' season comes to end following 22-17 loss to Chiefs

1/17/2021
Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns divisional round loss to the Chiefs. They discuss the 4th down punt, Rashard Higgins’ fumble through the end zone and the late-game absence of Patrick Mahomes. Plus, they look back on the season as a whole and the strides Cleveland has made under Kevin Stefanski. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:05

Browns-Chiefs divisional round preview with Nate Taylor

1/14/2021
The Browns are headed to Kansas City for a divisional showdown with the defending Super Bowl champs. Nate Taylor joins Zac Jackson to preview the matchup with the Chiefs. They discuss Patrick Mahomes, the key players returning for Cleveland and the importance of maximizing the run game against the Chiefs’ defense. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:19

Browns defy all odds, dominate Steelers in wild card

1/11/2021
The Browns is the Browns! Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap Cleveland’s thrilling 48-37 victory over the Steelers. They discuss how the Browns were able to overcome multiple setbacks, the changing of the guard in the AFC North and the players that stepped up in key situations. They also look ahead to the divisional round and the matchup with the Chiefs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:21

Browns COVID-19 issues continue ahead of wild-card weekend

1/7/2021
Zac Jackson breaks down the latest with the Browns’ COVID-19 situation ahead of Sunday’s wild-card matchup with the Steelers. Plus, The Athletic’s Mark Kaboly is back to preview the game. They discuss the absence of Joel Bitonio and Kevin Stefanski, who Pittsburgh will have returning to the lineup and why Cleveland needs a big game from Myles Garrett. They wrap by giving their predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:52

Browns end playoff drought with win over Steelers

1/3/2021
The Browns have advanced to the playoffs for the first time since 2002! Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the thrilling win over the Steelers and discuss their takeaways from Cleveland’s 11-5 season. Plus, they look ahead to next week and a rematch with the Steelers at Heinz Field. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:09

Playoff berth at stake vs. Steelers

12/30/2020
Zac Jackson is joined by The Athletic’s Mark Kaboly to preview the Browns important showdown with the Steelers on Sunday. With Big Ben out, they discuss who else will sit for Pittsburgh in Week 17 as well as what to expect from Mason Rudolph. They also dive into their predictions for the game and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:09

Browns blow opportunity to clinch, playoff hopes still alive

12/27/2020
Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ loss to the Jets following the absence of key starters due to COVID-19 protocols. They discuss the struggles on offense and how the loss impacts the playoff picture heading into Week 17. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:46

Browns head back to MetLife Stadium for matchup with Sam Darnold and Jets

12/23/2020
The Jets were close to joining the Browns in the 0-16 history book before pulling off a stunner against the Rams. Zac Jackson chats with The Athletic’s Connor Hughes about the team’s struggles in 2020 and potentially missing out on Trevor Lawrence. They also look back on the 2018 NFL Draft and the careers of Baker Mayfield and Sam Darnold. The wrap by talking about Gregg Williams and their game predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:19

Browns earn 10th win with victory over Giants

12/21/2020
Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd break down the Browns’ 20-6 with over the Giants. They discuss Kevin Stefanski’s collectiveness on the sideline, another solid outing from Baker Mayfield and where Cleveland stands in the latest playoff picture. Plus, Nick Harris steps up on the offensive line and how COVID-19 is still impacting Myles Garrett. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:33

Talking Freddie Kitchens, Giants and SNF with Dan Duggan

12/17/2020
With Jason Garrett testing positive for COVID-19, Freddie Kitchens will call the plays for the Giants on Sunday night against the Browns. The Athletic’s Dan Duggan joins Zac Jackson to discuss the news about Cleveland’s former head coach and preview the matchup. They break down how James Bradberry’s COVID-19 list designation impacts New York’s defense and the status of Daniel Jones. Plus, who won the OBJ trade? They revisit the blockbuster move and how it’s impacted both teams. Learn more...

Duration:00:29:27

Browns fall short to Ravens in Monday night thriller

12/15/2020
Zac Jackson and Jason Lloyd recap the madness from Monday Night Football. They break down the fourth-quarter comeback, Lamar Jackson’s “cramps” and the heartbreaking finish. Plus they discuss about another big game for Baker Mayfield, the Browns’ growth since Week 1 and how this loss impacts the playoff picture. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:23

Previewing the Browns-Ravens Monday Night Football showdown with Jeff Zrebiec

12/10/2020
The Ravens come to Cleveland for an important Monday Nigh Football matchup with the Browns. Zac Jackson is joined by The Athletic’s Jeff Zrebiec to preview the contest. They discuss what has changed between these two teams since Week 1, who will be back for Baltimore following their COVID-19 outbreak and why this is a must-win for the Ravens. They wrap by giving their predictions for the game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:00