Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Warren Sapp has made a living off the field by making some outrageous statements, and Thursday was no different. Appearing on NFL Total Access on the NFL Network, Sapp stated that he believes that the Cleveland Browns are the next team in line to win their first ever Super Bowl title. While that prediction might make some in Cleveland very happy, I find it to be a bit too ambitious based on his reasoning.
Sapp said the Browns are putting the pieces together to make a Super Bowl push.
“They have a quarterback now, they have a running back- in (Trent) Richardson and they have (Brandon) Weeden–this is what you need to jump start your franchise. There’s no more fumbling on the one-yard line, there’s no more ‘Drive’ for you to cry over. It’s the Cleveland Browns, they’ll be next.”
There is no doubt that Richardson will jump start the Browns running game, ranking 28th in 2011, but to call Weeden the franchise quarterback that the Browns need is a bit of a...