Found July 18, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
It’s no secret that, since returning to the league in 1999, the Cleveland Browns haven’t exactly been the NFL’s model franchise in terms of on-field success. The team has had only two winning seasons and one playoff appearance since its restoration, a true testament to just how dismal the on-field performance of the team has been. Players, coaches, and entire front office staffs have come and gone, but the results on the field have remained consistently underwhelming year after year. 2012 marked the start of the Jimmy Haslam era and the end of the Lerner family era. The change in ownership signaled a somewhat new beginning for Browns fans, as many felt that it was time for change to come at the very top of the organization. Haslam wasted no time in making changes, hiring former Philadelphia Eagles executive Joe Banner as the Browns’ new CEO. Haslam was also instrumental in ending the Mike Holmgren experiment, which officially ended in November. (From left to right) Mike Holmgren, Pa...
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