BEREA, Ohio The new Cleveland Browns coach and offensive coordinator both had several chances Wednesday to say that Brandon Weeden would be their guy at quarterback next season.
That cant give him a lot of confidence heading into the spring, especially when coach Rob Chudzinski said it would be premature to say right now that Weeden is the teams starter.
Chudzinski then rattled off a coach-speak answer about staff and personnel and making sure all are on the same page and that kind of thing.
But the best Chudzinski and Norv Turner could say about Weeden was that he has the skill set a team would want.
Otherwise, they played the too soon card.
For me to give you a big evaluation on Brandon would not be fair, Turner said. I first of all havent met him, and I just started looking at tape.
How the quarterback saga plays out (again) will be one of the more discussed topics of the Browns' offseason.
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