Originally written on Waiting For Next Year  |  Last updated 1/24/12
To say the Browns are going slowly in their search for an offensive coordinator is an understatement.  Really, compared to what I hoped for when Shurmur was hired, the Browns are a about a year late already.  I digress. Even if the Browns didn’t get it right the first time around, I don’t mind this process taking a long time now because it means the Browns are searching for a strong candidate of the level that is considered for head coaching gigs in the NFL.  That was my dream when the Browns hired Shurmur.  I wanted him to have extremely experienced coordinators on both sides of the ball to support him on his maiden voyage into the head coaches headset.  Maybe the Browns offense would have struggled just the same with an offensive equivalent of Dick Jauron running the offense.  We’ll never know for sure, but the hope is that some of the gameday gaffes might have been avoided without an overwhelmed first-time head coach. The delay in hiring hopefully means good things for the Brown...
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