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Last season Colt McCoy made his NFL debut against the Pittsburgh Steelers.  Going into that game plenty of people didn’t think he would survive let alone fair well enough to earn another start.  But he did.  A week later he made his second start against the reigning Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints.  The Browns, who were 13 point underdogs, beat the Saints that week.  The next game the Browns beat the New England Patriots–the same Patriots who finished with an NFL best, 14-2 record.  The following week the Browns took the New York Jets to the brink of defeat until a Chansi Stucky fumble gave way to a Jets overtime victory.  A week later McCoy got hurt but at that point in time Browns fans had seen enough to be convinced that McCoy was the guy for the future. It would turn out, though, that we hadn’t seen enough. We keep looking back at those games wondering, Where did that Colt McCoy go?  He doesn’t look anything like he did last year.  What happened?  What happened is that Br...

Is Colt McCoy Regressing in His Second Season in the NFL?

I’ll start this article by stating that I have been a Colt McCoy supporter since the moment the Cleveland Browns drafted him in the third round in 2010. In fact, I was in panic mode when they didn’t take him in the second round with the pick that became Montario Hardesty because I didn’t think he would last until pick No. 85. McCoy was the quarterback I wanted the Browns...

Some Cleveland Media Raising Questions About McCoy’s Future As Browns Quarterback

Colt McCoy the Cleveland Browns starting quarterback is already the target of some Cleveland print media’s attacks.  It is obvious that some people just don’t understand the game of football and have no clue as to the pressure Colt McCoy has been under.  Some people have written that soon if the Browns continue to play as they have been the Cleveland Fans will turn on Colt...

Browns' offense a short story

Colt McCoy has battled the opinion he's too short to play quarterback in the NFL. Now, it's his throws that aren't long enough. McCoy is averaging just 5.53 yards per completion this season, the league's second-lowest average and a stat that perhaps best sums up Cleveland's woeful lack of big passing plays so far this season. Also, the Browns (2-3) have just...

Cleveland Browns P.M. links: Colt McCoy needs to get better, but needs some help, too

McCoy has made 13 starts in two seasons as an NFL qaurterback, sometimes looking good, sometimes not. More help around him would help. And, more Browns links.

Shurmur: Colt McCoy has to get better

BEREA, Ohio When theres talk about the Browns, theres usually talk about the quarterback. Its no different this season. Colt McCoy is being scrutinized as to whether he has what it takes to be the teams franchise quarterback moving forward. Pat Shurmur said he is treating McCoy as if this is his rookie year as he plays in a new system with a new coaching staff. (Colt) needs to...

While We’re Waiting… Big Game Pitchers, Cleveland Entitlement and McCoy Regressing?

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at The Stew breaks down the game one pitching match-ups over the last twenty years and ranks them. Guess what? “2. 1995 — Orel Hershiser, Cleveland vs. Greg Maddux, Atlanta...

Fans follow beat of 'Tebow time'

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- It might be a tough economy but there's one product these days that has sales soaring. No. 15 jerseys. They were seen all over when Tim Tebow was a reserve quarterback for the Denver Broncos. Now that he's been named the starter, there's been even more of a run on them. "It's going to be like another home game for us," Broncos defensive...

Broncos Won't Show A New-Look Offense With QB Tim Tebow

Much has been made about the Broncos retooling their offense to custom fit quarterback-of-the-moment Tim Tebow. Don't hold your breath. Tebow's first start this season, against the winless Dolphins, doesn't promise an alien look. "Obviously you play to your players' strengths, and I think our coaching staff has done a good job," Tebow told The Denver Post...

Broncos QB Tebow expresses faith in young receiving corps

Even with his top target now off the team, Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow has no doubts he and his receivers won't miss a beat.

Tebow tribute in Miami might actually work in Broncos' favor

In some ways, the Dolphins are exactly what the Broncos ordered for unveiling Tim Tebow as their starting quarterback six games into the season.
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