Found January 09, 2013 on Waiting For Next Year:
In addition to Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer, the Cleveland Browns are interviewing Carolina Panthers offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski for their head coaching vacancy Wednesday. Breaking: #Browns interviewing Panthers OC Rob Chudzinski today in Berea, source tells PD. Former #Browns coordinator. — Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) January 9, 2013 Chudzinski, as many may recall, is partly responsible for turning Derek Anderson into a Pro Bowler as the offensive coordinator under Romeo Crennel. Prior to his stint as OC, he was the tight ends coach in 2004. A Toledo native, Chudzinski was relieved of his duties once Eric Mangini came to town and had three head coaching interviews last offseason alone. Most recently, his tight end-friendly vertical passing attack has been featured in Carolina with Cam Newton. The Panthers, in 2012, were 19th in total offense, amassing 22.3 points per game. [Related: Browns coach search and why the excitement over Chip Kelly was justified]

Report: Browns have hired Rob Chudzinski as their next head coach

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, the Cleveland Browns will make Panthers offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski their next head coach. It was reported earlier today that the Browns were giving Ken Whisenhunt a second interview, but it seems like they didn’t want to go in that direction. Chadzinski certainly isn’t a sexy candidate, but with a new owner and front office, all...

With Chudzinski hire, the burden of proof looms large for Browns

Terry Pluto called it underwhelming. That’s the only thing I read about the Browns hiring of Rob Chudzinski before I took to my keyboard to react. And my reaction is pretty much nothing. I can’t be excited because I wasn’t in the interviews. I can’t be totally disappointed for the same reason. The only reaction I have is actually more of a demand. Show me why this was a good...

Report: Browns also interviewing Rob Chudzinski

According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer, the Browns are interviewing Panthers offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski today. It was also reported earlier today that the Browns will be interviewing Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document...

Report: Browns giving Ken Wisenhunt a second interview

According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer, the Browns are interviewing former Cardinals head coach Ken Wisenhunt for a second time, today in Cleveland. I really like Wisenhunt as a head coach and feel like he didn’t get enough support in Arizona to succeed. The Browns are putting together a good front office that would be able to help Wisenhunt if they do hire him...

Source: Browns hire Rob Chudzinski as coach

CLEVELAND (AP) -- A person familiar with the decision says the Cleveland Browns have hired Carolina offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski as their new coach. Chudzinski will become the Browns' sixth full-time coach since 1999, said the person who spoke to The Associated Press on Thursday night on the condition of anonymity because the team has not yet announced the hiring. The...

Browns Hire Rob Chdizonski As Their Next Head Coach

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reports that the Cleveland Browns will hire Panthers offensive coordinator Rob Chdizonski as their next head coach. Keith Britton reports his sources have informed him that the Browns will likely hire former Chargers head coach Norv Turner as well. We’re still waiting to confirm whether or not Turner will be the team’s offensive coordinator, but it...

Mike Polk on the Browns’ search for a head coach

Make sure to read the Craigslist ad at the 1:43 mark. You guys are in charge again today (with special assignments to Bryan (professional retweeter tracker) and Chris and Jeff (parallel universe escape hatch monitors)). Column tomorrow for sure, NFL playoff picks this weekend (remember, Cheddar Bay picks and essays due to the Executive Committee by 4:30 PM tomorrow) and concordia...

Rob Chudzinski Press Release

From the Browns- The Cleveland Browns today named Rob Chudzinski as the 14th full-time head coach in franchise history.  Chudzinski comes to the team after spending the past two seasons (2011-12) as the offensive coordinator for the Carolina Panthers.  Overall, Chudzinski’s résumé includes 19 years of experience, including nine seasons in the NFL. Chudzinski re-joins the Browns...

Cleveland Browns: A Fresh Start...AGAIN!

It is that time again Cleveland; the time that we all "love" to "hate". The season has ended, the coaches have been fired, and the team has been sold. It has become a routine here In Cleveland, that every 2-4 years we clean house and start a new regime. Just when ex-coach Pat Shurmur felt that he started to get the ball rolling; new chief in town, Jimmy Haslam...

Chiefs Rumors: Andy Reid to Hire Brad Childress?

Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator Brad Childress was in Kansas City yesterday, where he could potentially be hired by the Chiefs as either the team’s offensive coordinator or as an advisor to new head coach Andy Reid, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Browns OC Brad Childress is in KC today, where he could be hired as either OC or as an advisor to new Chiefs head coach...

Chip Kelly Post Mortem

DK examines the realties that came out of the failed attempt to woo Chip Kelly to the NFL and the Cleveland Browns.
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