Originally written on Raw Sports  |  Last updated 11/17/12

Josh Cribbs is undoubtedly a special return man and special teams player. After negotiating what most people in the league believed to be too high of a contract for a special teams player, Cribbs and the Browns attempted to get more value out of him by utilizing him at WR.  It has not worked out very well for a variety of reasons. My sources inside the Browns have confirmed that Cribbs is just as much to blame, if not more so than anyone else. Until very recently, he has not taken being a WR very seriously, skipping offensive meetings or leaving them early, not putting in the extra work to learn the playbook or to improve route running, etc. In fact, I'm told that at this point, he still routinely runs the wrong routes/yardages and makes it nearly impossible for a QB to get the proper timing down with him.  With that said, Cribbs is once again making noise about his offensive production, or lack thereof.  Josh Cribbs told the Cleveland Plain Dealer the following yesterday: "I feel like I'

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  • I agree with this comment. We need to play him more because he wants the Browns to win more than any other player out there.
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