Originally posted on Dawg Pound Daily  |  Last updated 11/9/11
After eight games into the season, it is painfully obvious that the Cleveland Browns won’t be making the playoffs or even challenging for a Wild Card spot. While the defense has done its best to keep the team in games, the offense is in shambles. Running backs Peyton Hillis and Montario Hardesty are injured and now Mohamed Massaquoi - the Browns’ supposed No. 1 wide receiver – has just sustained his second concussion of the season.That being said, it is no wonder that quarterback Colt McCoy is not having a stellar season. His stats are slightly deceiving – 1,764 yards, ten touchdowns, six interceptions – because many of his yards come in garbage time. What is most surprising, though, is McCoy’s 57.5% completion percentage.It is very easy to place blame on a quarterback, no matter his surroundings. For McCoy, he isn’t completely exempt from ridicule (and, really, how many quarterbacks truly are?), but it is absolutely necessary to consider those playing around him. He is operating wi...
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Roethlisberger refutes reports he could return in Week 7

Matt Harvey missed mandatory workout, was stuck in traffic

Landon Donovan: Klinsmann must go if USA loses to Mexico

Texas HC: Don’t blame past coaches for our mistakes

Colts have a chance for history against Texans on Thursday

Jerry Jones: ‘Superman’ Dez Bryant targeting Week 7 return


Former Pats WR: Brady paid practice squad guys for picks

Myles Jack withdraws from UCLA to enter NFL Draft

Seahawks optimistic Lynch will be ‘ready to go’ in Week 5

Antonio Gates feels ‘rebooted’ after serving suspension

Chip Kelly: ‘There’s not a bunch of O-linemen on the street’

Rosevelt Colvin: Belichick had Patriots practice batting balls

NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Bills defenders: Odell Beckham Jr. is a prima donna

Lifelong Yankees fan disses Alex Rodriguez in obituary

Trail Blazers honor Umpqua Community College victims

CC Sabathia and the humanity of athletes

Chip Kelly on Eagles start: Hit two kicks, and we're 3-1

Stephen Curry celebrates three with bench before it goes in

What should be done with Kaepernick?

10 rookies who could be playoff heroes

X-factors to watch in Wild Card games

Texas Rangers ups their concessions game for the postseason

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker