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Despite statements to the contrary, the Cleveland Browns intend to hire an offensive coordinator to allow Pat Shurmur to put more focus on his head coaching duties in 2012, according to team sources.
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Browns head coach Pat Shurmur is an interesting read, to say the least. Shurmur's list of nevers is almost amusing, if not for being terribly saddening for Browns fans.
The Pittsburgh Steelers showed up in the Cleveland Browns stadium today and tried to hand the game to the Cleveland Browns. The only problem was Pat Shurmur is the Brown offensive coordinator. The Steelers fumbled the ball twice in the 4th quarter, most teams would capitalize on opportunities like that. Not when you have Pat Shurmur calling the offense.
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The Browns are headed for a top-five pick in the draft, which already has Browns fans salivating over the possibility of drafting Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III. Griffin hasn’t declared for the draft yet, but he’s expected to in the coming weeks. Browns coach Pat Shurmur, like Mike Shanahan, has already done some scouting. “I’ve watched…
Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur praised Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III, according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Shurmur said, "I’ve watched him. He’s a tremendous talent, good player."
And when asked if the Heisman Trophy Winner would be a good fit for Clevelands West Coast attack, Shurmer said, Good players fit in every offense. The...
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The Cleveland Browns ended the 2011 season with a 4-12 record under first year head coach Pat Shurmur. The players talked about the year after the game on Sunday and as they cleaned their lockers out on Monday.
The Cleveland Browns are contemplating hiring an offensive coordinator to take over the play calling from coach Pat Shurmur, according to league sources.
Team president Holmgren and general manager Heckert have held their jobs with the Browns for two seasons. This season was the first for Shurmur as the Browns' coach.
ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported this morning on NFL Countdown that he has heard that Baylor QB Robert Griffin III will declare prior to the January 15th deadline for the 2012 NFL Draft. Griffin will garner tremendous interest from NFL teams in the upcoming draft. Current Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur this week called Griffin a “tremendous talent”.
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With the 2011 Browns season at a merciful end, those with the strength to look ahead to next year should realize that Coach Pat Shurmur is not going anywhere. Reports that the Browns intend to hire an offensive coordinator to take some of the pressure off Shurmur all but ensure Cleveland's first-year coach isn't going to be one and done.
Whether or not fans...