Originally posted on Waiting For Next Year  |  Last updated 3/28/13
The Browns signed a punter today. Here is the release from the team- “The Cleveland Browns today signed punter Jake Schum as a free agent, the club announced. Schum spent two seasons as at the University at Buffalo (2010-11), where he booted 119 career punts for 38.7 average, while landing 24 inside the 20-yard line. He transferred to Buffalo after spending one season (2007) at Buffalo State College. Born January 11, 1989, the 5-10, 210-pound Schum is a native of Hamburg, New York and attended Frontier High School.” All we can tell you about Jacob Schum is what we have learned on the internet. Schum attended UB’s pro day and apparently had an impressive showing. He has a Facebook page titled “Get Jake Schum to the NFL” which was started on January 28th of this year. Schum posted yesterday that he was flying to Cleveland to sign a contract. He also has videos on youtube if you are interested in watching punts. [Related: Fun with numbers, new Browns edition]
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