BEREAThere are several Browns players who will make their NFL debuts on Sunday , including top picks pick Trent Richardson, Mitchell Schwartz and Josh Gordon.
However, probably the biggest one will be the debut of quarterback Brandon Weeden, the 22nd overall pick from Oklahoma State.
Weeden knows this is not the same stage as when he made his professional debut as a pitcher in the Yankees organization in Tampa in a class A game.
I realize how big of a stage this is, and how important it is to this town and to the guys in the locker room, he said. This is the big leagues. This is the show.
I dont think there was a person in the stands when I pitched my first game in Tampa when I was with the Yankees, he said. So Ive got a lot more on my plate, a lot more on my shoulders, but Im extremely excited to play this first one against Philly.
Offensive coordinator Brad Childress said he thinks Weedens experience in baseball will help him because when you give up a homerun, you cant blam...