Originally posted on Dawg Pound Daily  |  Last updated 1/22/12
The regular season is over, which traditionally means that nothing really matters for the Cleveland Browns until April. It’s a time of reflection, as well as watching competent teams that make us jealous. I’m not a teacher, so my report card doesn’t get marked up with grades based on how the Browns performed this season. If it did, I would be the teacher of a very strange subject. Instead, my report card will be a long series of answers to one question. What have we learned this year? Woof. It’s a tough one to answer. Let’s start with the defense. The defense wasn’t terrible. Purely from a standpoint of the pieces versus the production, I was okay with the defensive performance this year. With two starters on the defensive line, that could have gone a heck of a lot worse. Actually, let’s make note of the eight draft picks the Browns had last spring and how every one of them played and contributed this season. Granted, some of those minutes for Jordan Cameron came from showing up in...
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