The Cleveland Browns moved to Baltimore and became the Ravens for the 1996 NFL season. A new Cleveland Browns expansion team formed for the 1999 NFL season.
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== == The Cleveland Browns came to an agreement with the NFL to move to Baltimore on February 8, 1996. The 1996 season was the Ravens first in Baltimore.
1996 - they were formed from the original Cleveland Browns franchise.
the Browns moved after the 1995 season.
The Cleveland Browns franchise moved to Baltimore and became the Ravens after the 1995 National Football League season. The City of Cleveland obtained a replacement Browns team in 1999.
The Browns played in St. Louis between 1902-1953. They moved to Baltimore for the 1954 season and became the Orioles.
In 1996, owner Art Modell moved the Browns to Baltimore, changing their name to the Ravens.
1996 from Cleveland
The Cleveland Browns entered the NFL in 1950 after having been in the AAFC since 1946.
1954 to 1964.
The Cleveland Browns were established in 1946, as a member of the All-America Football Conference (AAFC). They became an NFL team in 1950.
The record of the Cleveland Browns for 2011 was 4-12. Landing them in 4th for place in Division. And a non qualification for playoffs for the 2011 year.
The St. Louis Browns left St. Louis in 1953 to relocate to Baltimore. The club's name was changed to the Orioles.
The Cleveland Browns have had a rough existence as a franchise. As the team opens their 2014-15 season, they have had 37 winning seasons in their 66 year history.
The Browns have won 4 NFL titles (1950, 1954, 1955, 1964).
The Baltimore Colts moved to Indianapolis in 1984.
The Baltimore Orioles were a charter member of the new American Association (later the American League) when it was formed in 1882, They played in the league through the 1902 season before it was disbanded and the St. Louis Browns took their spot in the A. L. for the 1903 season. The Browns stayed in the American League through the 1952 season. In 1953, the francise move to Baltimore and again became the Baltimore Orioles and remain there now.