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Bucs Nation May 26, 2015

Reminder: The Cleveland Browns are starting Josh McCown

Remember when Josh McCown was going to be the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' savior? Or at least, you know, the guy who'd try to manage their offense while leaning on the running game and a quality defense? Haha. Good joke that was. So good that the Browns thought they had to copy it for their fans. Behold: Josh McCown is now taking starting reps in OTAs, per Pro Football Talk. Not that he has any real competition: Johnny Manziel's a long way removed from the job, and they don't have anyone else who's remotely competent on the roster. Here's another odd fact: McCown's actually being paid more than...
Bucs Nation May 21, 2015

Mike Evans makes NFL Top 100 of 2015

Mike Evans made the NFL Network NFL Top 100 Players of 2015 list yesterday night. The list is voted on by NFL players annually, and Evans is the first Buccaneer to make the list so far. Intriguingly, he's also the youngest player on the list, according to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at least. Evans' spot on the list is, of course, highly deserved. Not only did he put up 1,051 yards on 68 catches and 12 touchdowns in just 15 games, he did so with Josh McCown and Mike Glennon throwing him the ball behind the worst offensive line in the league. Also, he did this: For some reason, NFL.com did not...

Will Johnny Manziel have any shot to start the opener with no QB competition in camp?: Hey Mary Kay!

Josh McCown is the favorite to start for the Browns this season, but will Johnny Manziel have any chance to start now that there's no competition in camp? Which of the Browns defensive draft picks will start this season? These and other questions are answered in Hey Mary Kay!

Mike Pettine declares Josh McCown favorite over Johnny Manziel to start season: 'We're not going to start talking competition'

Browns coach Mike Pettine acknowledged that Josh McCown is the favorite to start the season over Johnny Manziel and that "we're not talking competition.''
Akron Beacon Journal May 8, 2015

Browns coach Mike Pettine labels Josh McCown favorite to become starting quarterback heading into upcoming season

The Browns view veteran journeyman Josh McCown as No. 23.Coach Mike Pettine made it clear Friday he considers McCown the favorite to serve as the team’s starting quarterback when the Browns open the 2015 season on the road Sept. 13 against the New York Jets.McCown would be the 23rd quarterback to start for the Browns since 1999.Pettine said McCown has been placed in the starter’s role during the offseason workout program and will proceed through spring practices atop the depth chart.“I’m not going to commit to a starter for Game 1,” Pettine said Friday following the first practice...
Chronicle-Telegram May 8, 2015

Browns coach Mike Pettine: Josh McCown No. 1 QB; Johnny Manziel not competing for starting job, rather focusing on recovery

BEREA — Browns coach Mike Pettine said veteran Josh McCown is the No. 1 quarterback and Johnny Manziel isn’t competing for the starting job. Pettine wants Manziel’s focus to be inward after spending 10 weeks in a rehab facility earlier in the offseason. “We want him essentially with horse-blinders on,” Pettine said this afternoon after Read More...The post Browns coach Mike Pettine: Josh McCown No. 1 QB; Johnny Manziel not competing for starting job, rather focusing on recovery appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content...
Browns Gab May 5, 2015

Pettine: Josh McCown the Favorite to Open Camp as Starting QB

Coach Mike Pettine indicated in a radio interview Monday that Josh McCown is the Browns’ frontrunner to be the Browns’ starting quarterback heading into camp, Mary Kay Cabotl of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. Asked specifically by Adam “The Bull” on Browns radio partner 92.3 The Fan if McCown is “at least the favorite to […]
Plain Dealer May 5, 2015

Mike Pettine says 'it's fair to say' Josh McCown is the favorite to be Browns' starter heading into camp during radio interview

Browns coach Mike Pettine told 92.3 The Fan that Josh McCown is the likely starter heading into camp.
Akron Beacon Journal May 4, 2015

Browns coach Mike Pettine says in radio interview ‘it’s fair to say’ Josh McCown is favorite to start entering training camp

Browns coach Mike Pettine said Monday he thinks “it’s fair to say” veteran Josh McCown will be the favorite to be the team’s starting quarterback heading into training camp this summer.Pettine made the comment, which should come as no surprise, during a radio interview with the Bull and the Fox show on 92.3 The Fan.Local beat writers have been labeling McCown the projected starting quarterback since February, when he signed a three-year, $14 million contract. The deal includes $6.25 million, $5.25 million of which is guaranteed for the 2015 season.Meanwhile, Johnny Manziel is coming...

Browns' Mike Pettine: 'We're not going to over-prioritize the quarterback position'

Three days of the draft came and went and the Browns neither drafted a quarterback nor traded for one. Instead, they built the team around the quarterback with 12 draft picks and are prepared to proceed with Josh McCown and developmental QB Johnny Manziel.
Akron Beacon Journal May 2, 2015

2015 NFL Draft: Browns pick league-high 12 players, but no quarterback

BEREA: The Browns vowed to leave no stone unturned this offseason during their seemingly everlasting quest for a quarterback of the future.But the NFL Draft wrapped up Saturday without the franchise finding any potential solutions to its persistent problems at the game’s most important position.They drafted 12 players — the most in the NFL this year and the most for Cleveland since it picked 13 in 2000 — but zero quarterbacks three months after signing veteran journeyman Josh McCown and a year after gambling on Johnny Manziel with the 22nd overall pick.“We go 11 against 11. We’re...

Browns still set with Josh McCown and Johnny Manziel as top QBs with Marcus Mariota, Sam Bradford hype over

The Browns are happy heading into the season with Josh McCown and Johnny Manziel as their top two starting quarterback contenders now that all the Marcus Mariota and Sam Bradford hype is over.

NFL Draft by position: Will the Browns add another quarterback?

NFL Draft Preview: Will the Cleveland Browns add another quarterback such as Marcus Mariota or Garrett Grayson, or will they stick with Josh McCown and Johnny Manziel?

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