Found August 03, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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If new Browns owner Jimmy Haslam is planning to implode the franchise's front office, it sounded Friday as if the process would be methodical and might not include removing president Mike Holmgren from a prominent perch. "I sense there is a strong feeling here that Mike and the team have things headed in the right direction," Haslam said. "I think we have to listen, learn and observe." Former Philadelphia Eagles president Joe Banner is expected to be placed atop the totem pole of power in football operations, which casts doubt on how long Holmgren would stick around and if the two could potentially work side-by-side. Considering Banner reportedly departed the Eagles' franchise in part because of muddled delineation of decision-making power with coach Andy Reid and others, the co-pilot structure seems implausible. At best, it would be unorthodox. Haslam said Holmgren was a future Hall of Famer who has done a commendable job building the organization...
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