Found August 01, 2013 on Fox Sports Ohio:
BEREA, Ohio--Rookie Leon McFadden is trying to make a quick impression on the coaching staff and make his case for being the starting cornerback opposite of Joe Haden. However, McFadden will have a lot of ground to make up between now and Sept, 8 as he tries to overtake veterans Chris Owens and Buster Skrine. Owens is the favorite to open the season by virtue of his NFL experience. He's in his fifth season after four seasons with the Falcons after being a third-round pick of Atlanta. The Browns signed him as an unrestricted free agent to bolster the cornerback position. "I feel honored that everyone is coming out here and competing for that number one spot," McFadden said. "It gives me motivation and there's pressure, but every day we're out here giving it our all as DB's." McFadden said he feels like he's coming along well and isn't worried about becoming a starter immediately. "I feel like I'm making progress every day," he...
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