If new Browns head coach Pat Shurmur is to succeed, he is going to need president Mike Holmgren and GM Tom Heckert to give him the players necessary to do so.
The Browns named Pat Shurmur head coach on Thursday, the club announced.
The Browns hope to hire Rams offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur as their new head coach by Friday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday.
Here's an update on the progress of the Browns' head-coaching search, detailing who has been interviewed and who the early favorite is.
Browns WR coach George McDonald has taken the same job with the University of Miami (Fla.), the school announced Tuesday.
On March 4, NFL owners can prevent players from reporting to work, player rep Dominique Foxworth told the media Tuesday, and the union's message to its members remains, "Prepare for a lockout."
The Browns signed QB Jarrett Brown, DL Scott Paxson and DB Ramzee Robinson for the 2011 season.
At the outset of the Browns' head-coaching search, president Mike Holmgren indicated QB Colt McCoy's future development is a factor to be considered in the club's process to find a replacement for Eric Mangini.
Browns CB Joe Haden is one of five finalists for the Pepsi 2010 NFL Rookie of the Year Award, the NFL announced Friday.
The Browns announced the signing of seven players to reserve/future contracts as free agents for the 2011 season on Thursday. All seven of the players finished the season on the Browns' practice squad.
The Browns will interview Rams offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur on Friday, PFW Rams correspondent Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Thursday.
The Panthers have requested permission to interview Browns defensive coordinator Rob Ryan for their vacant head-coaching position, according to a report from PFW's Panthers correspondent Darin Gantt, of the Rock Hill (S.C.) Herald.
Eric Mangini can be a successful NFL head coach, and he should get another shot at the job, but when that opportunity might come remains to be seen.
Here's our weekly look at the contributions made by Browns rookies this season.
The Browns will reportedly interview Pat Shurmur for their vacant head coaching position.