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The Cleveland Browns are a stone's throw away from a 50 year championship drought (depending on whether or not you count the years that the team didn't exist).Their recent draft history definitely doesn't help.  They've had some good years, like in 1978- they drafted TE Ozzie Newsome, now a world-champion GM with the Baltimore Ravens, and LB Clay Mathews JR., father of Clay Mathews III and Casey Mathews.  2012 also appears to have at least been a decent year with Trent Richardson playing like a star running back and Brandon Weeden at least not reaching a Michael Vick rate of turnovers.However, they've had their fair share of mistakes and regrets.The very first pick of the reinstated Cleveland Browns was Tim Couch, a quarterback the Browns believed they could build around.  He played for 5 years, throwing only 64 touchdowns while giving up 67 interceptions. When a team picks a quarterback first overall, they anticipate a better TD:INT ratio than that.  That's ...
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