Found June 21, 2013 on PPR Fantasy Football:
For many Cleveland Browns fans the addition of Davone Bess was merely a side story.  All it took to highlight the importance of the Bess acquisition was a 2 game suspension of Josh Gordon.   Looking at a very young group of wide receivers Cleveland Browns GM Michael Lombardi obviously felt it was important to add a veteran presence at the position.  The kind of receiver that a young quarter back can depend on. Bess was a fan favorite in Miami and was known for his tremendous work ethic and his easy going nature.  Bess and his blue collar work ethic is a sure fit for an old rust belt city like Cleveland.  On first glance Bess is neither the biggest receiver on the field, nor is he the fastest.  For what he may lack in size or speed he makes up in clean route running, hard work, and steady hands.  No offense to the other young Browns receivers, but Bess adds something that this Browns wide receiver group hasn’t had in a while, dependability. Browns fans and the Cleveland Browns organi...

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