Found November 04, 2011 on Dawg Pound Daily:
At 3-4, the Cleveland Browns are looking as mediocre as any Orange and Brown squad in recent memory. This team isn’t a bottom-of-the-barrell team by any stretch; their defense, as we all know, is one of the top units in the league. But their offense… man. Watching Colt McCoy try to rally that anemic crew down the field is an exercise in patience. Make no mistake: this never was a playoff team. This is still very much a work in progress.Expectations tempered accordingly, the question needs to be asked: what, really, do the Browns have with McCoy? Bill Simmons recently rated him as the 40th-best QB in the league, stating:“About three weeks ago, I realized that Colt was a career backup with an awesome name and a strange peace settled over me. You will see Ron Washington trust Darren Oliver and Scott Feldman with a World Series title again before you see me betting on Colt McCoy.”Well, then. Personal dissatisfaction with Simmons aside, my gut reaction was “Damn, he’s absolutely right.” ...
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