Originally posted on Dawg Pound Daily  |  Last updated 12/29/11
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 ...
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