Jim Brown

Many consider the running back Jim Brown the greatest American football player ever. But he's known as much more than an athlete — he's an activist, an actor, a thinker and a man with an alleged history of violence against women.

Here's how he's described in the opening paragraph of Dave Zirin's new biography, Jim Brown: Last Man Standing.

Cleveland Browns legend and NFL Hall of Famer Jim Brown has accepted a 600 thousand dollar settlement offer from video game maker Electronic Arts to end his lawsuit alleging the company illegally used his likeness in its football game.

Cleveland Browns Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown has settled his lawsuit against a memorabilia dealer who sold his 1964 championship ring.


Cleveland Browns Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown says his 1964 NFL championship ring being auctioned online was stolen from him.

2 Pilot Employees Plead Guilty

May 30, 2013

Two employees of the truck stop chain owned by the family of Republican Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam and Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam have pleaded guilty in a federal probe of the company's business practices.

The Cleveland Browns have scheduled a Wednesday press conference to announce the hiring of Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown in a new role with the team.

Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown, who had a rift with The Cleveland Browns for several years, plans to take part in alumni events this weekend when the team hosts the Buffalo Bills.