When the Cleveland Browns selected Brandon Weeden in the 2012 NFL draft, every Browns fan could have set up the old poker table and rolled the dice to prove a point. Weeden was a gamble from the moment he was selected. Fans may have once defended him saying his age would bring a sense a maturity and leadership to the Browns along with his cannon arm. Former Browns QB Colt
SAN FRANCISCO – It’s too bad that in the case of new San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colt McCoy, his injury-prone past and shaky accuracy followed him out west to the Bay Area. McCoy, who would be acquired in a trade from the Cleveland Browns in the off-season, looked less than adequate in his début for the five-time Super Bowl—and current defending NFC champion—Niners. McCoy completed 4-of-7 passes for 41 yards, including
For once, it seems as if Cleveland Browns have some talent all the way down the quarterback depth chart. Gone are the concepts of unproven quarterbacks, Colt McCoy and project QB, Thaddeus Lewis and in come proven veteran, Jason Campbell and quality back-up, Brian Hoyer. And, while there will be quite a bit of competition once training camp begins, QB1 is Brandon Weeden's job to lose. The name that is
The 2013 NFL Draft is a couple days away and the San Franicsco 49ers at one point had 14 picks before the trade to acquire Colt McCoy from the Cleveland Browns, which brought the number to 13. Also, cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha got signed to a one-year deal to help out the secondary. Rumors still have the 49ers interested in safety Charles Woodson. Another topic of conversation that has come up is will the team trade into the top 15? Here's a look at how San Francisco may draft as
The San Francisco 49ers acquired quarterback Colt McCoy and a sixth-round pick in 2013 from the Cleveland Browns in exchange for a fifth and seventh round pick. It's a move that illustrates how weak the draft class is at the position in 2013 and a necessary move with Alex Smith getting traded to the Kansas City Chiefs. As for McCoy he'll get a chance to compete for the primary backup role. He started 21 games in three seasons with the Browns and went 6-15.