Found February 23, 2012 on
Waiting For Next Year:
Former Ohio State Buckeye Mike Adams had his turn at the scale and in front of the mic in Indianapolis Thursday. Adams was measured at 6’7″ and weighed 323 pounds. According to Adams, he has been asked by a couple of teams about the possibility of switching to right tackle in the pros. Cleveland and Washington are two of those teams he mentioned. He said he was open to the move.
“If my name is called in the first round, I can’t even explain how that would feel.”
The Browns own the 4th and 22nd picks in the first round of the draft. Scouts Inc. has him as the 19th rated player in the draft.
BEST OF MAXIM
According to a team spokesperson, Cleveland Browns general manager Tom Heckert is not at the combine due to an illness. The combine runs through next Tuesday.
Heckert was also supposed to appear at the Browns pre-combine press conference yesterday, but was unable to attend due to said illness. He was also unable to attend the recently played Senior Bowl.
Without speculating too much...
It wasn't a secret a season ago the Browns right-side of the offensive line struggled. In wasting little time at the Combine on Thursday, the Browns converged on Ohio State tackle Mike Adams.
“We’re open to anything. We can do nothing and pick nine really good players. That’s the starting point…
… or we have the flexibility to do whatever we want.”
-Browns head coach Pat Shurmur on Cleveland trading up in the draft.
Cleveland owns the #4 and #22 picks in the first round of the NFL draft, and nine picks overall.
BEREA -- Pat Shurmur has read all the predictions that have the Cleveland Browns trading up to take Robert Griffin III in the NFL Draft.But called the predictions just that -- predictions.I have never met the man, Shurmur said of Griffin, the Baylor quarterback whom most expect to become a Brown.To Shurmur, in-depth scouting begins this week at the NFLs Scouting Combine, and part...
COLT WILL HAVE TO BOLT
With the news that the Browns are reportedly interested in making a run at Packers backup QB Matt Flynn, along with earlier reports they might trade up in the draft to land RGIII, Colt McCoy's days in Cleveland might be numbered.
After what would take a trade to get to the second-overall spot in the upcoming NFL Draft, Sports Illustrated’s Don Banks forecasts the Cleveland Browns will leave the first night of festivities with Baylor’s quarterback Robert Griffin III.
When all is said and done, Griffin will be going in this slot to someone, and the Browns still make the most sense in terms of...
The Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur met with the local media on Wednesday before departing for the NFL Combine.
We don’t know who will take snaps at quarterback for the Browns next year. We do know who will call the plays: The same guy that called them last year. Pat Shurmur said Wednesday that he will remain the team’s playcaller, while new offensive coordinator Brad Childress will assist Shurmur on gamedays in the booth.…