Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 7/1/12
Jim Brown is the greatest player in Cleveland Browns history, if not the entire NFL. Trent Richardson hopes to earn those same accolades for himself someday. "I want to be the best thing that ever happened to Cleveland," the Browns rookie running back told me and SiriusXM NFL Radio co-host Jim Miller last week at the NFL's Rookie Symposium in Aurora, Ohio. "I want to be that type of all-time guy when it comes down to it." Richardson has plenty of work ahead to leave the game as the NFL's all-time leading rusher as Brown did in 1965. But when it comes to diffusing an off-field controversy, Richardson is already an All-Pro. Brown let it be known he wasn't thrilled when the Browns made Richardson the No. 3 overall pick in April's draft. Brown told ESPN 850 radio in Cleveland that the University of Alabama standout was an "ordinary" back and has subsequently stood by those comments. "I don't see anything outstanding about him," Brown said. "It's not said in a cruel manner. He's ve...
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