Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 4/24/13
To my editors I ask you to please allow some levity here, I'm a die hard Browns fan and sick of this happening every offseason. There's always something whether it be an injury or legal trouble off the field.This offseason has already gotten off to a brilliant start with the entire Haslam ordeal. Now it gets almost immediately followed up by a key free agent acquisition, Quentin Groves, being popped by police for trying to pick up a hooker that was a part of a sting operation.Now, I was rough on Kellen Winslow when he had his mishap, but he learned and ended up ok. What Groves did is in an entirely different situation all together, and one far more embarrassing to the team and it's fans, not to mention frustrating too. The offseason just isn't a good time of the year for this organization, team and fans. Whether it be bum draft picks, crappy quarterbacks, coaches that have no business coaching, what more does this team and the fans deserve to be put through?Groves would have been a good addition, but now he should clearly be cut from the team. Showing that sort of decision-making off the field can only lead to equal problems in the locker room or on the field. Not even going that far, it was a stupid move and he deserves to be released.The Browns need depth over the middle third badly since the team is shifting back to the 3-4 set, and Sheard isn't going to do well in a linebacker setting. Following this boneheaded decision, the Browns will need to find another LB whether through the draft or free agency.Just for once I'd like the team to get through one offseason without any B.S. problems taking place.End of rant.
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