Who Will The Brown Take In The Draft? And will it matter?

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Post by Geronimo » Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:05 pm

Trade down for the one pick ?

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Post by X8XOHIOLEGENDX7X » Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:36 pm

Not sure who they take. But IMO there is no team saving qbs in the 1st rd this year. You take barkley and chubb if left
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Post by Omega » Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:57 am

The Browns front office is so incompetent as to winning, the draft is just a "hope springs eternal" thing for Dog Pound fans. The NFL needs to buy the franchise and put it on the auction block. Sorry Cleveland, no NFL for you.
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Post by countywide35 » Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:44 pm

sign cousins, draft barkely 1, Fitzpatrick 4........not likely to happen for the brownies though

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Post by Mister Bee » Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:37 pm

Cleveland still have professional football?

As a life long Browns fan, as far as I am concerned, the real Browns are in Baltimore doing business as the Ravens.

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Post by farmer » Thu Feb 15, 2018 4:11 pm

First is what are they doing with the QB? Trade ,free agent and or drafting. Drafting a lot of talk is Mayfield from Oklahoma. If that is so draft him at 4. Many saythat leaves Barkley at 1. If they really want Mayfield they could trade #4 pick to someone wanting a different QB. May package that with some draft picks to still get a high enough pick to get Mayfield and some other picks in the first 2 rounds. Or multiple teams trading then trading that pick. Maybe trading Kiser also.

Need to find out what Joe Thomas is doing. He has sure been going out talking on social media and sports shows. Need to get OT or 2 in the draft. Have to be able to block for whoever is QB to win. Some of Jackson's play calls took to much time to develop. As well as the look out blocks.

Make sure to draft players who do not have Big Red Flags. As well as draft players who have some smarts not like some in the past

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Post by countywide35 » Thu Mar 01, 2018 7:32 am

Mister Bee wrote:
Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:37 pm
Cleveland still have professional football?

As a life long Browns fan, as far as I am concerned, the real Browns are in Baltimore doing business as the Ravens.
true that

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Post by dazed&confused » Thu Mar 01, 2018 9:49 am

OK, I'm a lifelong Browns fan, too. And my lifetime is probably a little longer then most who say that. When the Browns were good, they had a decent QB,a great running game and a decent defense. We have Kizer. He was abused his rookie year. Doesn't mean he is junk. I'd go get Bridgewater, deal out of the #1 pick for a fortune, draft Lamar Jackson in second round and get a great DB with #4 (Fitzpatrick), which allows you to use Peppers as he was intended. Need a replacement for Thomas. Get a great WR with an extra 1st round pick, and fill the damn holes in your roster. AND, I'd show Hue the door. Quit deflecting blame and develop some talent. Kizer could still be something you want. Plenty of good RBs in the 3rd round

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Post by cbolt » Thu Mar 01, 2018 10:38 pm

I agree with Bridgewater but I would stay away from Jackson, he seems like too much of a runner to be an NFL QB, plus his small frame will get him killed in the NFL with all that running around. The college QBs don't impress me all that much, Darnold was a beast last year but couldn't live up to that this year. Rosen just doesn't sound like he is thrilled with Cleveland. Hey Johnny said he would play for free! Jimmy could bring him back and save money for his truckstop litigation :lol:

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Post by d-5 » Thu Mar 01, 2018 10:41 pm

Cody Kessler should be there starting QB

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Post by dazed&confused » Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:59 am

cbolt wrote:
Thu Mar 01, 2018 10:38 pm
I agree with Bridgewater but I would stay away from Jackson, he seems like too much of a runner to be an NFL QB, plus his small frame will get him killed in the NFL with all that running around. The college QBs don't impress me all that much, Darnold was a beast last year but couldn't live up to that this year. Rosen just doesn't sound like he is thrilled with Cleveland. Hey Johnny said he would play for free! Jimmy could bring him back and save money for his truckstop litigation :lol:
I'm telling you I've got a feeling. Jackson sits for a year, bulks up and learns the pro game. Meanwhile, Bridgewater plays and helps steady the franchise. Even if Kizer needs to play, he will be improved. But Hue is over his skis as head coach. Trade #1 for a fortune and build around the QB position.

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Post by thekinggambler » Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:21 am

I hope they take the running back at one and then a QB at 4. I kinda hope they take Mayfield. The 2nd round they need to take wide receivers!!!

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Post by farmer » Wed Mar 07, 2018 11:42 am

The QB talk keeps changing from who you talk with and who are throwing smokescreens out. Barkley has gotten a lot of people talking about can't miss. But just like Gurley had been with the Rams as an alright RB until they got offensive line blocking. A RB needs blocking so that needs to be addressed. Kind of sounds like it will be Barkley at #1 and Mayfield at #4. That can change easily with acquiring a QB.

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Post by dazed&confused » Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:35 am

I still think the Browns will deal one of the 1st round picks if Dorsey thinks he can get a QB later. I'm not sold on any of the frontrunners as franchise QBs, which is why you select one at #1. If you deal 1 away, take Fitzpatrick at 4. If you deal 4 away, take Barkley at 1. The Browns simply can't run the ball and until they do, whoever they have at QB will struggle.

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Post by farmer » Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:46 am

The trading of picks right now is like at a bar with the GM's all drunk making up stories. Seeing who they can get to jump. Dorsey has said he is open to talk. Been some big trades happening and some big time players going to be released like Sherman from Seattle and Matheiu from Arizona. Neither would want to go to Cleveland. Joe Thomas says he will have an answer if he will return by April 1. With all the QB's out there would be hard to see any of the starting the first game of the season for any team.

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Post by farmer » Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:08 pm

Trades today make the Browns better and gives options. Getting WR Landry from the Dolphins. Sending QB Kiser to the Packers for CB Randal. After trading for Bills QB Tyrod Taylor. Makes drafting RB Barkley closer to reality at #1. The #4 pick now may now be traded so the Browns can move back. Maybe allowing them to sit a QB to learn or even the option if they like QB Lamar Jackson who is more like Taylor than the other QB's.

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Post by cbolt » Sat Mar 10, 2018 1:31 pm

I agree farmer that Barkley won't be very effective if he don't get better blocking. Crow had some pretty good games when he got blocking. Not sold on Taylor, he probably won't be much better than Kizer in a Browns uniform. Was hoping they could snag Keenum or Bridgwater instead. Neither of them would probably want to come to Cleveland anyway!

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Post by farmer » Sat Mar 10, 2018 4:52 pm

Taylor is a better QB than Kiser. They got rid of his WR's in Buffalo last season. He is more like what Dorsey had in KC with Alex Smith. A manager who can make some plays but will not force to many to make turnovers. Taylor learned that as a backup at the Ravens.
The Shelton trade to the Pats I don't understand. Played better last year than his rookie season. Seemed to be a dependable player. Could be more to this and could be setting up another Browns have been dealing with the Pats the last few years but did not the QB last year Jimmy G. Shelton should fit in well with the Pats.

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Post by dazed&confused » Mon Mar 12, 2018 2:46 pm

Taylor may not excite people but he doesn't throw it to the other color uniform much. That alone is an improvement. Shelton didn't live up to the spot he was drafted at. We run the 4-3. He doesn't fit that style. Also, some of these trades were meant to send a message. Earn your pay or hit the road. Hopefully Hue gets the message, too

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Post by Geronimo » Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:22 pm

Browns on the right road .500 season.

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Post by d-5 » Mon Mar 12, 2018 9:13 pm

Geronimo wrote:
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:22 pm
Browns on the right road .500 season.
I will be happy with two wins :shock:

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Post by farmer » Mon Mar 12, 2018 10:53 pm

Read where the Bills may trade up to #3 Colts pick for the QB. After acquiring #12 pick from the Bengals. Things are starting to get interesting for the race to the top of the draft. Makes the Browns picks in high demand.
The Shelton trade did free up more on Salary Cap if they want to make a move. Just thought they may get more for him

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Post by dazed&confused » Tue Mar 13, 2018 4:09 pm

Still can't totally figure out the Tyrod trade. I get it but there were other targets to go after. Bills may have cut him later anyway.

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Post by Geronimo » Tue Mar 13, 2018 8:15 pm

Brown's sign a Steelers lineman to a 5 year deal .

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Post by farmer » Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:15 pm

Chris Hubbard pick good pick up. Some talk the Browns were looking at Pats OT Solder. He is starting to show some wear after 8 seasons. Joe Thomas will announce if staying or retiring soon. That would free up more money if he leaves.

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Post by farmer » Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:26 pm

Browns also signed Offensive Tackle Donald Stephenson from the Denver Broncos — $2.5 million for one year. Stephenson spent four seasons with Kansas City.
Defensive End Chris Smith from the Cincinnati Bengals — $14 million for three years. Smith spent the 2017 season in Cincy after three years with the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Browns are putting some pieces together. If they can come together as a team could be 6 wins or more.

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Post by Geronimo » Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:49 am

It's a new team 500 season not out of the question!

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Post by dazed&confused » Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:29 am

Now adding Carlos Hyde, which might negate taking Barkley with #1 pick. They still need help at DB so thinking Fitzpatrick is back in their target line, unless they now trade a pick. If they go QB at #1, it has to be Darnold, though I'm not sold on him. I'd strongarm the Jets to move up. You can get Allen at 5

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Post by farmer » Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:28 am

I wouldn't discount not taking Barkley as multiple running backs has become popular in the NFL now. Sure makes the offers for #1 or #4 come in for teams wanting to move up. Not easy to predict what the Browns will do which drives teams to overpay to move up.
I like Fitzpatrick who can do so much to help erase mistakes. The rookie QB's they better do their homework on. Allen has his upside but the 2 shoulder surgeries are not good with Browns history.

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Post by cbolt » Wed Mar 14, 2018 12:58 pm

Ole Tigerbait might start becoming a Browns fan now lol. He desperately wanted the Bengals to draft Hyde years ago.

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Post by dazed&confused » Wed Mar 14, 2018 5:43 pm

cbolt wrote:
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Ole Tigerbait might start becoming a Browns fan now lol. He desperately wanted the Bengals to draft Hyde years ago.
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Post by dazed&confused » Wed Mar 14, 2018 5:45 pm

One thing is for sure, it will be different on the lake this fall. That old adage about needing a program to know the players really applies now.

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Post by dazed&confused » Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:52 pm

It's really on Hue to win now. Not playoffs but the team has to function like an organization with some purpose and identity. He can't use the line that the team has to play a perfect game just to compete. He needs to DEVELOP some talent. If he doesn't, a lot of fans will want to dunk him in the lake.

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Thank You Joe Thomas for 11 Hall of Fame seasons

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