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No decision has been made about the Browns starting quarterback for the season finale against the Steelers on Jan. 1 in Cleveland. Seneca Wallace says Colt McCoy deserves to start if healthy because McCoy started the first 13 games.
McCoy missed the last two games because of the concussion suffered Dec. 8 in Pittsburgh. Wallace started against the Cardinals and Ravens and came up short both times. The Browns have lost eight of their last nine games, so the last two defeats cannot be blamed totally on Wallace.
Wallace has always been somewhere between accepting his role as a career backup and thinking he has never been given the same opportunity to start as the declared starter in the next locker.
Wallace was 1-3 as a starter last year. He was a free agent after 2010 but re-signed with the Browns because he knew the offense the Browns would run and he felt loyalty to Browns president Mike Holmgren, who coached Wallace for six years in Seattle.
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Wallace says it was his decision to call for a running play at the end of the first half instead of spiking the ball.
Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt McCoy continues to recover from a concussion and could be cleared to practice this week. He has already missed games against the Arizona Cardinals and Baltimore Ravens after suffering the concussion against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Dec. 8.
While it is possible that McCoy could be cleared to play this week as the Browns prepare for a rematch with...
Browns quarterback Colt McCoy still has a chance to finish the season against the Steelers.
Browns coach Pat Shurmur held out the possibility that Colt McCoy could return Sunday when the Browns (thankfully) end their season against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
He also said McCoy has not yet been cleared to practice.
And he said this while saying that he did not mean to be vague or avoid questions, and while listening to a soliloquy from ex-Browns coach Sam Rutigliano about...
BEREA, Ohio Although Pat Shurmur didn't want to talk about whether Colt McCoy would be able to play Sunday against the Steelers, he did indicate that McCoy hasn't been cleared to practice.
McCoy suffered a concussion on Dec. 8 against the Steelers and hasn't been cleared to practice 18 days after the incident. Shurmur was asked just about every way possible to find...
Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt McCoy's status remains in question for the regular-season finale against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Browns coach Pat Shurmur said he will know more about McCoy's condition on Wednesday. McCoy has sat out the past two games with a concussion and has yet to be cleared to practice.
He was hurt in a 14-3 loss at Pittsburgh on Dec. 8, when he...
The recent controversy surrounding the Browns' handling of Colt McCoy's concussion has dominated so much of the public discourse surrounding the team that it's overshadowed perhaps a larger issue regarding the second-year QB: Does McCoy have what it takes to lead the Browns out of the cellar and into contention in the AFC North?
Cleveland Browns coach Pat Shurmur indicated that if quarterback Colt McCoy can practice on Wednesday, he might be able to take the field next Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
By: Rich Bergeron
Multiple extensive studies and incidents of dementia and other brain injuries in former NFL players points to the seriousness of brain damage caused by repeated concussions. NFL players often deal with brain injury issues over the course of their careers in professional football, though many don’t realize the extent of the damage done until long after their playing...
Well, here we are again. Another AFC North matchup with the Browns heavy underdogs on the road against the Baltimore Ravens, who are headed to the playoffs once again. Three weeks ago in Cleveland, Ray Rice ran all over the Browns to the tune of 204 yards rushing. Colt McCoy, T.J. Ward, and Jordan Norwood will all be sitting this one out for our Browns. Anquan Boldin...