After a week of practicing, the Cleveland Browns are back are once again in Berea, OH. Believe it or not, the orange-and-brown play their first preseason game in just one week. Here are a few observations from camp. What a different feeling when the coach actually shows emotion. New Browns head coach and Ohio native, Rob Chudzinski gets "it". The little things that fans see and hear is what proves it. Things
The safety position is a small bit of concern for the Cleveland Browns. While they did address the need in this past draft by selecting Jamoris Slaughter, there are too many unknowns. Here is a preview of the safety position for the orange-and-brown. At strong safety, TJ Ward, a former second round pick, is in his fourth NFL season. If he is going to have a breakout year, it's this season.
[caption id="attachment_10726" align="alignnone" width="640"] Courtesy of zimbio.com[/caption] After looking at the offense and it's similarities, let's take a look at the defense. Coordinated by Todd Grantham, the Cleveland Browns defense of 2007 was mediocre at best. The defense ranked 21st in the NFL in points allowed giving up just under 24 a game. How does this year's defense compare to the 2007 team that went 10-6? When I go back