Originally posted on Waiting For Next Year  |  Last updated 1/9/12
Though she firmly believes that Colt McCoy can still be the quarterback of the future for the Cleveland Browns, Plain Dealer beat writer Mary Kay Cabot says that she “would not be surprised” if the team’s front office has pegged Texas A&M’s Ryan Tannehill as their next man under center. Baylor’s Robert Griffin III and Texas A&M’s Ryan Tannehill. Most folks know about Griffin because he won the Heisman and is a human highlight film with speed and athletic ability. But Tannehill is an intriguing prospect, one who would fit the Browns’ West Coast system perfectly. He’s 6-4, 222 pounds with a big arm — good zip and accuracy. He played for former Packers head coach Mike Sherman, who was an assistant under Browns President Mike Holmgren in Green Bay and Seattle. He played in a pro-style offense very similar to what the Browns run. Presently, Tannehill is 28h on ESPN.com’s “Big Board,” but is the third-ranked quarterback. Lauded for his character and leadership, Tannehill learned unde
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