Franchise History

Years Lg Team Name
1950-2020 NFL Cleveland Browns
1946-49 AAFC Cleveland Browns

Top Seasons

Year Record Result
1965 11-3 Lost NFL Championship
1964 10-3 Won NFL Championship
1957 9-2 Lost NFL Championship
1955 9-2 Won NFL Championship
1954 9-3 Won NFL Championship

Recent Seasons

Year Record Result
2020 11-5 Lost Division Championship
2019 6-10 Missed Playoffs
2018 7-8 Missed Playoffs
2017 0-16 Missed Playoffs
2016 1-15 Missed Playoffs

1st Round Draft Picks

Year Rd/Pick Player
2020 1 / 10 Jedrick Wills  OT
2018 1 / 1 Baker Mayfield QB
2018 1 / 4 Denzel Ward CB
2017 1 / 1 Myles Garrett DE
2017 1 / 25 Jabrill Peppers SS

Longest Serving GM's

Tenure Years General Manager
1946-62 17 Paul Brown
1974-84 11 Peter Hadhazy
1963-73 11 Harold Sauerbrei
1985-91 7 Ernie Accorsi
1992-95 4 Bill Belichick

Principal Owners

Tenure Years Owner
2012-21 10 Jimmy Haslam III
2002-11 10 Randy Lerner
1999-01 3 Al Lerner
1961-95 35 Art Modell
1953-60 8 Ellis Ryan
1953-60 8 David Jones
1946-52 7 Arthur McBride
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