For Browns fans, these are the times that try men’s souls. This Browns front office has 1 more chance to turn the team around or it will be gone. I believe that HC Jackson has some time but not the front office.
My experience tells me when someone thinks they are the smartest guy in the room, very often they are not even in the running. The Browns Front office is trying something different—Analytics. The do think they are smarter than the rest of the league. While Analytics works in baseball or basketball, it will not work in football.
One of the things that analytics suggests is trade down to get more draft picks. That might work if the front office had any idea what they are doing with the extra picks. Last Monday we detailed the picks that this administration made in 2016. None of them were ranked in the top 60 in terms of production. This year began with that same FO failing to get a deal with Pryor who got 1000 yards in his first season as WR with a bunch of nobodies throwing to him. Instead they got an 8 year veteran who has just … Read more at FryingPanSports