Found March 06, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer,  the Browns will go after defensive end Cliff Avril and linebacker Paul Kruger when free agency kicks off next week. Cabot says they may also pursue Desmond Bryant of the Raiders and Quentin Groves of the Cardinals. The Browns have over $46 million in cap space, but they’d be wise to not spend it on any and every free agent they can.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdigni...
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  • Regardless of what Chris Weinke thinks of Weeden's arm,if you can't read defenses, what good is it?
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