Found December 29, 2011 on Dawg Pound Daily:
Cleveland Browns fans have stuck themselves between a rock and a hard place. Everyone is afraid to draft a quarterback with a high first round pick given all the needs they have at other positions. But at the same time, pretty much everyone is coming to the conclusion, that while Colt McCoy would benefit from better players around him, his upside isn’t high enough to get you to the Super Bowl out of the AFC North. Thus, the Browns need to get a new quarterback, but they can’t draft one, even though the upcoming draft has two promising quarterbacks in Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III. A lot can change between now and April, but for the moment it looks like Luck will be gone, leaving Baylor’s Robert Griffin III as the more realistic option. But what if they don’t like what they see in RG3? I would hope the Browns next course of action would be to trade a low draft pick for a developmental quarterback, or to sign one in free agency. First of all, this is exactly what Mike Holmgren’s ...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Shurmur on Hillis: We Need to Consider Everything

With an offseason rife with question marks and holes in dire need of filling, and a coverboy running back about to finish up a tumultuous season, one of the many decisions being placed squarely on the shoulders of the Cleveland Browns front office surrounds the future of one Peyton Hillis. In the last two weeks, the 250-pound back has amassed 211 yards and a touchdown on 50 carries...

Cleveland Browns LT Joe Thomas Selected to Fifth Straight Pro Bowl

There are currently two things you can count on when it comes to the Cleveland Browns:<img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-6500" title="Left tackle Joe Thomas was selected to his ... [visit site to read more] Cleveland Browns LT Joe Thomas Selected to Fifth Straight Pro Bowl - Dawg Pound Daily - Dawg Pound Daily - A Cleveland Browns Fan Site - News, Blogs...

Cleveland Browns QB Colt McCoy’s Season is Likely Over

The Cleveland Browns and Colt McCoy both hoped the quarterback would be able to return to practice this week in preparation for<img ... [visit site to read more] Cleveland Browns QB Colt McCoy’s Season is Likely Over - Dawg Pound Daily - Dawg Pound Daily - A Cleveland Browns Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Browns Coach Shurmur Plans To Watch Baylor QB Robert Griffin III tonight

The Head coach of the Browns is planning to watch the bowl game to see Baylor’s quarterback Robert Griffin 3 tonight. A browns insider tweeted that Shurmur thinks RG3 fits the west coast style offense. It looks like the Browns head coach isn’t sold on Colt McCoy continuing as the Browns quarterback. Many around the Cleveland area would love to see the Cleveland Browns go after...

If The Browns Play Colt McCoy Is Shurmur Being Smart?

Colt McCoy hasn’t practiced in two weeks after suffering an illegal hit from James Harrison the last time the Cleveland Browns faced the Pittsburgh Steelers. Yet Browns head coach Pat Shurmur feels the need to consider playing McCoy if McCoy is able to practice today. Shurmur isn’t using his head. Why risk playing McCoy? The Browns have nothing to gain from McCoy playing at all...

Cleveland Browns coach Pat Shurmur's Wednesday press conference: A transcript

Shurmur is asked numerous questions about quarterback Colt McCoy, who remains sidelined with a concussion. Browns coach also talks about Josh Cribbs, Joe Thomas, Seneca Wallace, Tony Pashos, the Pittsburgh Steelers and James Harrison.

Colts McCoy Done for the Year, Seneca Wallace to Start Again

According to Marty Gitlin of CBSSports.com,  Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt McCoy remains sidelined due to a concussion he suffered a few weeks ago against the Steelers. Seneca Wallace will likely get the start in place of McCoy and since this is the last game of the season for the Browns,  it’s safe to say McCoy [...]

If the Steelers Give Up in Week 17, You get a Kia

Breaking news, nobody even wants a free ******-ass Kia. Just like nobody wants to see the Cleveland Browns succeed in the NFL, it is just not normal. So one lunatic who thought, how can I make more money, decided to promote a Browns shutout in a way to get free advertisement. ************! It worked. Bill Doraty Kia is refunding the purchase price for any Kia you purchase...

Browns' Shurmur still won't rule out McCoy

Cleveland Browns coach Pat Shurmur says he still hasn't ruled out quarterback Colt McCoy for Sunday's season-finale against the Steelers.

Cleveland Browns team report: LT Joe Thomas stays positive

(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)

Won't be a Layup by the Lake

Mike Prisuta warns the Steelers that they'd better play all of their medically cleared players because the Cleveland Browns won't be pushovers Sunday.

Quarterback decisions loom large for Vikings

Joe Webb has been making it harder for Leslie Frazier to dismiss the possibility of him being a starting quarterback. Frazier is pushing that decision off until the offseason.
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.