Josh McDaniel is the wrong choice to coach the Browns.
Those of you that have been reading this site for awhile know I am not a fan of Josh.
On Mar. 17, 2009 after Josh was caught trying to trade for QB Matt Cassel (NE) and caused his pro-bowl QB Jay Cutler to demand a trade, I wrote the following:
Bowlen blew it when he fired Mike Shanahan and blew it again in hiring the 32 year old McDaniels. McDaniels is not mature enough to be a head coach in the NFL. It was a bad hire and this is only the first screwup for which McD will be responsible.
I was correct. Following that debacle, Josh was forced to give pro-bowl WR away for next to nothing and would have lost pro-bowl DE Dumerville to free agency if he had not been fired. McD implemented a 3-4 forcing Dumerville to play OLB. That is not the best way to use his talent.
To the credit of Bowlen (owner of the Broncos) his next hire was a good one.
Now the most persistent rumor about who will replace Shurmur is—wait for it—Josh McDaniel. That would … Read more at FryingPanSports