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The Cleveland Browns have stated that they are going to add an offensive coordinator for the 2012 season and former Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress has emerged as the favorite to fill the vacancy. Childress became the favorite yesterday when the Miami Dolphins hired former Green Bay Packers head coach Mike Sherman to fill their need for an offensive coordinator, both were being considered for the offensive coordinator position.
Mike Sherman and Brad Childress were both under consideration for the head coaching vacancy created with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers but the franchise hired Rutgers University head coach Greg Schiano on Thursday.
Childress has offensive coordinator experience, filling that role with the Philadelphia Eagles before becoming the head coach of the Minnesota Vikings. Current Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur was a member of the Eagles coaching staff while Childress was there as well, filling the role of quarterbacks coach for Philadelph...
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Brad Childress is aboard as offensive coordinator for the Cleveland Browns, but it would appear he was not hired to call plays.
All indications are that Pat Shurmur will continue to call plays. The Elyria Chronicle reported that as fact shortly after the hire.
Browns fans who didnt like Shurmurs approach last season might prefer that Childress calls the plays, but as head coach of...
According to multiple sources around the Cleveland area from the ABJ to both WFAN and WKNR, the Cleveland Browns have secured the services of Brad Childress as their offensive coordinator.
That news is hardly a surprise as it seemed almost imminent when Mike Sherman was hired to fill the same position for the Miami Dolphins last night. All along it was thought to be a two horse...
A person familiar with the decision says the Cleveland Browns have hired former Minnesota coach Brad Childress as their new offensive coordinator.
The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Friday because the team had yet to announce the hiring.
Childress, who spent five seasons with the Vikings before he was fired after 10 games in 2010, will join Pat Shurmur...
Former Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress could be on his way to Cleveland.
The Plain Dealer reported that the Browns could name Childress as their offensive coordinator in the new few days.
Childress and Mike Sherman have been linked to the job, but Sherman reportedly will be named offensive coordinator of the Miami Dolphins on Friday.
The Browns did not have an offensive...
It's difficult to know how Childress will do in his new position with the Browns.
Pat Shurmur has hired Brad Childress as the Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator. Lets hope Childress can do a better job calling plays than Pat Shurmur did last season. Second thought lets hope Childress can do a better job than he did in his eight seasons as a play caller. Childress finished 5 of those seasons on the lower end of the NFL. Childress showed promise in his years...
The Cleveland Browns hired Brad Childress as offensive coordinator.
A former Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator, Childress is a former Minnesota Vikings head coach.
He was fired in 2010
NFL.com writer Jason La Canfora tweeted today that Mike Sherman and Brad Childress, both candidates for the Tampa Bay Head Coaching job and targeted by the Browns to be Shurmur’s Offensive Coordinator, will now start looking for OC positions.
The Buccaneers hired Rutger’s Greg Schiano to be their new coach, which filled the last head coaching vacancy. As has been reported at...
A person familiar with the decision says the Cleveland Browns have hired former Minnesota coach Brad Childress as their new offensive coordinator. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Friday because the team had yet to announce the hiring. Childress, who spent five seasons with the Vikings before he was fired after 10 games in 2010, will join Pat Shurmur's staff.
CLEVELAND (AP) - A person familiar with the decision says the Cleveland Browns have hired former Minnesota coach Brad Childress as their new offensive coordinator.The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Friday because the team had yet to announce the hiring.Childress, who spent five seasons with ...
The Browns have hired Brad Childress as their offensive coordinator, a league source told ESPN senior NFL analyst Chris Mortensen on Friday.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Pat Shurmur brought in a close friend to help him fix Cleveland's broken offense.