Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/5/12

CLEVELAND - NOVEMBER 14: Owner Woody Johnson of the New York Jets talks with general manager Mike Holmgren of the Cleveland Browns prior to the start of their game at Cleveland Browns Stadium on November 14, 2010 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)
Everyone Cleveland Browns fan is willing to fire Mike Holmgren and everyone on the Browns coaching staff now, but the progress the Browns will make in 2012 should save his job. I know the Browns are literally defeated this season at 0-4, but the pieces to the puzzle are being filled right in front of our eyes. Firstly under Mike Holmgren in his first draft in 2010, he drafted cornerback Joe Haden, safety T.J. Ward and offensive guard Shawn Lauvao who have become full time starters. He resigned D’Qwell Jackson who is arguably one of the best linebackers in the AFC and everyone knows about quarterback Colt McCoy. Then we fast forward to the 2011 draft which led to the drafting of defensive tackle Phil Taylor, defensive end Jabaal Sheard and cornerback Buster Skrine.… Read more
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