Found April 30, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Cleveland Browns don’t plan on trading quarterback Colt McCoy right now, but things could always change. The Browns might feel like it would be better to give McCoy at least a shot to compete with rookie Brandon Weeden in training camp–if they’re not receiving any trade offers that interest them right now.

Cleveland Browns Want Newly Drafted QB To Start Instead Of Colt McCoy

The Cleveland Browns made it clear that they wanted to go in a different direction when the team drafted quarterback Brandon Weeden in the 2012 NFL Draft, this past week. Now, it appears that the Browns would rather have Weeden start the 2012-2013 NFL season as their quarterback instead of Colt McCoy.According to the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Pat Shurmur, head coach of the Cleveland...

A few additional Browns post-draft thoughts

We’ve all weighed in on any number of details with regard to the draft this weekend and today, but I do have a few more things I wanted to discuss. None of these things are sourced, but these are the conclusions I am left with after draft day. Colt McCoy will not get a fair shot to win the QB job this year. I’m not even saying he should get a “fair shot” either because the...

McCoy ready to fight for starting job

Browns quarterback Colt McCoy plans to fight for his starting job. Although rookie Brandon Weeden, who was drafted by Cleveland in the first round, is expected to start this season, McCoy said the Browns have told him he will have a chance to compete and ''if it's a fair competition, that's all you can ask for.'' McCoy spoke with reporters after the Browns...

QB Colt McCoy still working out with Cleveland Browns

Despite persistent trade rumors during this weekend, QB Colt McCoy participated in voluntary workouts with the Cleveland Browns on Monday. Undeterred by the Browns selection of QB Brandon Weeden, McCoy showed up to camp despite not knowing what the future holds for him. It is believed that the Browns selected Weeden in order to become the teams starter and given his age, soon to...

Are you ready for another Browns QB controversy?

With the recent stories surrounding Colt McCoy and Seneca Wallace, it’s appearing inevitable that we’ll have a heated QB controversy in Berea over the next few months. No trades appear imminent and so, for now, Mike Holmgren and company appear to be moving forward with the two veterans and rookie Brandon Weeden leading the race together for the signal-caller position. And get...

Report: Colt McCoy Won’t be Traded

On Thursday we got  many surprises, especially when the 28-Brandon Weeden was drafted in the first round by the Cleveland Browns. Weeden is a great football player, he has a strong arm and is extremely accurate as you can see here: Weeden showing off arm strength The question now remains will the Browns trade Colt McCoy? McCoy has been the starter for the last few season, but hasn’t...

McCoy working out with Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Colt McCoy returned to work with the Cleveland Browns not knowing how much longer he'll have a job. McCoy participated as expected in the team's voluntary offseason conditioning program on Monday just days after Cleveland drafted his likely successor, Oklahoma State QB Brandon Weeden. The Browns selected Weeden, a former minor league pitcher in the New...

Richardson, Weeden highlight odd picks for the Browns

The Cleveland Browns turned some heads during the NFL draft, especially in the first round. Some of their critics think they've taken a big step in the right direction while others think they buried themselves for years to come with another poor draft. The Browns' draft class is centered around their first round selections of Trent Richardson at 3rd overall and Brandon Weeden...

While We’re Waiting… NFL Draft Ends, Weeden’s MLB Career, Indians in 1st?

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at Some QB insight after a rare interview with Holmgren: “Judging by Holmgren’s comments, the Browns either thought about taking Weeden in the second round or considered...

Report: Redskins had Kirk Cousins rated as their 3rd best QB

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Washington Redskins had former Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins rated as their third best quarterback going in this past weekend’s draft.  This means that he was likely only rated lower than Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III and ahead of Ryan Tannehill, Brandon Weeden, Nick Foles, Russell Wilson, etc. The Redskins drafted Cousins...

Nike designer Jason Petrie mocks Derrick Rose for choosing adidas, later apologizes

The entire NBA world was left in grief on Saturday once Adam Schefter, of all people, confirmed our worst fears: Derrick Rose tore his ACL and was done for the playoffs. Well, almost the entire NBA world. Meet Jason Petrie. Petrie is a senior footwear designer at Nike and also the brains behind LeBron James’ signature Nike kicks. While plenty of the tweets about Rose by NBA fans...

Oakland Raiders Announce Signing of Matt Leinart

The Oakland Raiders have announced through their website that Matt Linart has signed with the club.  The Heisman Trophy winner will join Carson Palmer (also a Heisman Trophy winner) in a role that he is very familiar with as Pamler’s back up. Adam Schefter had announced last week that Leinart’s signing was imminent, and was [...]

Report: Saints, Drew Brees still not making any progress

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New Orleans Saints and quarterback Drew Brees aren’t any closer to agreeing on a contract extension, they’ve made very little progress at this time. Now that the Saints bounty penalties have been handed down to the organization as well as their players, the only way they’re going to have a shot at contending this season is if he gets...

Matt Leinart signing with the Raiders

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, free agent quarterback Matt Lainart will be signing with the Oakland Raiders to back up Carson Palmer. Leinart ironically enough served as Palmer’s back up when they were both at USC. While Palmer flourished in the NFL for the first few years of his career, Leinart has been a big disappointment, but should be a good back up for the Raiders.
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