Jan 30, 2007 7
Not exactly a sexy topic here in Super Bowl week and only my second of this blog, but what the hell..
There’s a report out there that the Lions will NOT take a QB with the #2 pick of the draft, and that Mike Martz pretty much disclosed that fact this week, which could hurt thier leverage if they’re looking to move down in the draft. If that’s the case, then barring a trade down by Detroit, the Browns will have a chance to draft Brady Quinn (if Jemarcus Russell is not picked by Oakland it’s 100% the Browns draft him).
I could care less about how Quinn finished his career at Notre Dame on a down note. Peyton Manning didn’t exactly come through in the clutch in college, either, and he’s one of the best of all time and will soon be a Super Bowl champion. The fact is, Quinn projects extremely well as an NFL QB and should have a very good career – maybe even a great one.
Yes, the Browns need help elsewhere, but if you have a great need at QB, which they do, and a potentially great one is available, you have to pull the trigger. I wasn’t saying this a [...]