Found September 11, 2012 on The Football Fan Spot:
Yikes. 12 of 35 for 118 yards and 4 interceptions. That is one of the worst quarterback performances I’ve ever seen. It’s pretty clear, Weeden, despite his age, is not a nearly finished product. It wasn’t all his fault; his supporting cast sucks. He’ll also probably improve as the season goes on, but this offense is incredibly young and will have many growing pains, to say the least. They started a rookie at quarterback, running back, wide receiver, and on the offensive line, as well as a 2nd year player in the at wide receiver and a 2nd year player on the offensive line. Also, the Browns just lost their best defensive player, Joe Haden, for 4 games. Wins are going to be hard to come by for this team. Studs DT Ahytba Rubin: 4 quarterback hits, 3 quarterback pressures on 51 pass rush snaps, 1 assisted tackle on 26 run snaps MLB D’Qwell Jackson: Allowed 3 catches for 28 yards on 7 attempts, 1 interception, 2 pass deflections, 3 solo tackles, 3 stops, 1 missed tackle on 30 run plays, 1...
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