Found July 24, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: John Greco
TEAMS: Cleveland Browns
Greco will likely enter the season as one of the Browns starting guards. (Plain Dealer file photo) John Greco said that he didn’t mean to give up the starting left guard job he was given last year after Jason Pinkston was hospitalized with blood clots. It appears that the new regime sees things Greco’s way. Yesterday, the team agreed to terms on a five-year contract with the 28 year-old University of Toledo product that will keep him in Cleveland through the 2017 season. Not even a year after being thrust into a starting role, it looks like the Browns have locked Greco up to be one of their starting guards for the foreseeable future. If you’re looking for a reason the team would sign Greco, who arrived in a 2011 trade with the Rams, to a new contract before the expiration of his old deal, look no further than his run blocking skills. In his 10 starts last season, Pro Football Focus actually rated him as the 7th best run blocking guard among the 81 they graded last season. While he p...
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