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Colt McCoy

Colt McCoy - QB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 215 lbs.
Birthday 09/05/1986
Birthplace Hobbs, NM
College Texas
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 3rd round, 21st pick by Browns

Chudzinski offers little on Browns' QB situation

Posted Feb. 22, 2013 @ 11:22 a.m. ET
New Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski wasn't tipping his hand as to what direction the team might go at quarterback.

Weeden, McCoy ruled out; Lewis to start for Browns

Posted Dec. 28, 2012 @ 1:01 p.m. ET
Browns QB Thaddeus Lewis will make his first appearance in an NFL regular-season game on Sunday, and it will be in a starting role vs. the Steelers.

Browns cut QB Wallace, TE Moore

Posted Aug. 31, 2012 @ 2:17 p.m. ET
The Browns cut QB Seneca Wallace and TE Evan Moore, according to multiple reports.

Browns betting on Weeden's readiness

Posted April 29, 2012 @ 4:25 p.m. ET
First-round pick Brandon Weeden will get every chance to start from the get-go in Cleveland.

Browns' fantasy questions for the offseason

Posted Jan. 29, 2012 @ 12:43 p.m. ET
Looking toward the offseason, fantasy football owners have some questions about the Browns, and particularly QB Colt McCoy.

Browns to have QB competition next season

Posted Jan. 05, 2012 @ 2:30 p.m. ET
Browns president Mike Holmgren said Thursday that the Browns will have an open competition for the starting QB job in 2012, multiple media outlets reported.

Reports: Browns' McCoy not yet cleared to return

Posted Dec. 28, 2011 @ 11:54 a.m. ET
Browns QB Colt McCoy has yet to be cleared to return to the field, head coach Pat Shurmur said Wednesday, according to multiple media outlets.

QB Wallace expected to start for Browns

Posted Dec. 20, 2011 @ 6:40 p.m. ET
Browns QB Seneca Wallace will "likely" start Saturday at Baltimore as Colt McCoy continues to recover from a concussion, head coach Pat Shurmur said Tuesday.

Five questions with PFW Browns correspondent Tony Grossi

Posted Dec. 17, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. ET
PFW correspondent Tony Grossi, the Browns' beat writer for The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer, recently answered five questions about the state of the club as it nears the end of another playoff-less season.

Browns QB McCoy ruled out; TE Watson on I.R.

Posted Dec. 16, 2011 @ 3:12 p.m. ET
Browns QB Colt McCoy won't play Sunday at Arizona because of a concussion suffered in the Week 14 loss at Pittsburgh. McCoy was one of four Browns ruled out for Week 15 on Friday.

Holmgren holds off on McCoy assessment

Posted Dec. 15, 2011 @ 12:04 p.m. ET
One of the subjects Browns president Mike Holmgren wouldn't address in a wide-ranging and nearly hour-long press conference Wednesday was his opinion of QB Colt McCoy's play.

Holmgren: Browns didn't administer concussion test until after game

Posted Dec. 14, 2011 @ 2:07 p.m. ET
The Browns' trainers and doctors were attending to other injured players and didn't see the helmet-to-helmet hit QB Colt McCoy sustained in Week 14, team president Mike Holmgren said Wednesday.

Take concussion tests off sidelines

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 12:48 p.m. ET
If the Browns' medical staff could take a look at glassy-eyed Colt McCoy after James Harrison all but decapitated him in Week 14 and not conclude he was impaired they must have gotten their medical degrees at Wal-Mart.

Steelers OLB Harrison suspended one game for hit

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 11:12 a.m. ET
The NFL has suspended Steelers OLB James Harrison for one game for his helmet-to-helmet hit on Browns QB Colt McCoy in last Thursday night's game.

Report: Harrison may be suspended for hits

Posted Dec. 11, 2011 @ 3:14 p.m. ET
Following his helmet-to-helmet hit on Browns QB Colt McCoy, Steelers OLB James Harrison is under scrutiny once again for his violent style of play.


Posted April 02, 2013
McCoy's trade to the San Francisco 49ers has been finalized after the quarterback passed a physical Tuesday.||||||| McCoy showed up in Cleveland on Monday for the start of offseason conditioning only to learn he was headed West to play for ex-NFL quarterback Jim Harbaugh and the two-time reigning NFC West champion Niners. San Francisco is sending a pair of undisclosed draft picks to the Browns.
Posted April 01, 2013
McCoy, who became expendable when Cleveland signed veteran free agent Jason Campbell last week, was traded Monday to the San Francisco 49ers, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The Browns will get a late-round draft pick, said the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because the teams have not yet announced the trade.||||||| McCoy, who started 21 games for the Browns in three seasons, has been sent to the 49ers for a late-round draft pick, said the person who spoke Monday to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the teams have not yet announced the trade. McCoy became expendable last week when the Browns signed veteran backup Jason Campbell, who is expected to challenge Brandon Weeden for the starting job.
Posted Dec. 30, 2012
McCoy is inactive as he battles his own shoulder issues.||||||| McCoy played in just three games this season after starting 13 a year ago.
Posted Dec. 27, 2012
McCoy and Brandon Weeden are not practicing again because of shoulder injuries.||||||| Coach Pat Shurmur said both remain sidelined as Cleveland prepares for Sunday's season finale against Pittsburgh.
Posted Dec. 23, 2012
McCoy, who had yet to throw a pass this season, replaced injured starter Brandon Weeden in the third quarter on Sunday.||||||| Weeden left the game with a right shoulder injury after being sacked by Broncos linebacker Von Miller. Weeden couldn't avoid the heavy rush and went down hard. After walking off the field, the rookie slammed his helmet on the bench. Weeden was taken into the locker room and his return was questionable.