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If you've got a bunch of kids, and you give them a shiny new toy, and they don't know how to use that toy -- they're throwing it around casually, misusing it, abusing it, doing things with it that were never intended -- you'd take that toy away from them, right?
This is why I'm proposing a ban on NFL head coaches using the word "elite" to describe their quarterbacks.
Alex Smith was the latest to get the label, courtesy of his head coach, Jim Harbaugh.
"I think people that know football and understand the game appreciate Alex Smith as a very talented quarterback," he said. "He's every bit the elite quarterback as there is playing in the game right now."
The first sentence is true. The second, I'm not so sure.
I have nothing but complimentary things to say about Alex Smith. He's played brilliantly, and I've found it tremendously entertaining to watch him rescue his NFL career. He's been a model of efficiency. Sixty-...
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Welcome to the latest edition of “Xs and Os with the Bros” by Xs and Os editor @rodofdisaster. This feature represents a basic attempt to dive deeper into the game of football, learn something about the X’s and O’s, and try to appreciate the games within the game by taking a close look at a single play. It’s called “Xs and Os with the Bros” because you don’t have...
Safety T.J. Ward is expected to miss at least a few weeks with his foot injury.
MADDEN CURSE DIET?
It looks like Peyton Hillis has finally figured out how to get healthy!
According to the RB in this commercial, a product called Rockin Refuel can cure anything: poor nutrition, strep throat, pulled hamstring, bruised ego, and most importantly the Madden curse. This really sounds like an amazing product that should really help Peyton and the Cleveland Browns get back on track...
Shurmur insists his quarterback Colt McCoy is getting better for the Cleveland Browns. Better at what Pat? Better at taking a hit, better at not completing first downs, better at not getting the Cleveland Browns into the end zone? If those are the things you are talking about then yes McCoy is getting better. When asked if he (Shurmur) thought of putting Seneca Wallace into the game...
Today's press conference with Cleveland Browns coach Coach Pat Shurmur.
The Browns are coming off a thorough drubbing from which surgeons are still trying to extract the ball from down their throats where the Texans systematically ran it. The competition level gets a little lighter with St. Louis this week, and clearly there will be some, “Hey, you! I know you! I know you!” going on between Pat Shurmur and his former team.
St. Louis is down there...
Forum: (NFL) Cleveland Browns
Posted By: DDJ7777
Post Time: 11-10-2011 at 04:08 PM
Coach Rodney Brown says "something beautiful" is happening at Shaw, and it's not just because the team is in the second round of the Division II football playoffs. "You need to see what is happening at our school. You need to get to know these kids."
Browns receiver and return man Josh Cribbs appears to have given too much away when talking to reporters about Sunday’s game against the Rams. The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that Cribbs offered some hints that the Browns’ game plan will call for him to line up in the backfield, either as a running back or…
With injuries mounting, the Browns will meet a familiar face, that is to head coach Pat Shurmur, the St. Louis Rams.