Found January 01, 2012 on Cleveland Sports 360:
In his first year as a NFL head coach Pat Shurmur failed Miserably as the Cleveland Browns Offensive coordinator.  The one mistake Mike Holmgren made when he hired Pat Shurmur and Dick Jauron was letting Shurmur become the Browns offensive coordinator.  Shurmur never was at the helm of an NFL team as the head coach. He was a quarterbacks coach that’s it. How could Holmgren expect Pat Shurmur to take over as head coach and then saddle him with the offensive coordinator position too. Shurmur was fortunate the Browns played good defense for most of the season. If the Browns defense played as poorly as the Cleveland offense Shurmurs Browns would have been completely blown out this year. Just look at today’s performance from Shurmurs offensive unit. Shurmur had Seneca Wallace throw the ball 41 times. Wallace only completed 16 passes for 177 yards. Are you kidding me? What the heck was Shurmur thinking? Why would he have Wallace throw the ball 41 times. Shurmur had Peyton Hillis doing not...
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