Here’s what teams should not do, but what the Browns tried to do over and over again from 1999 to 2018: draft a quarterback and expect immediate results.
In the case of the Browns, they are going to be a ball-control, run-first offense, and they need a quarterback who can play like, well, Alex Smith. So is Nick Mullens good enough to be that guy and develop into a top-15 NFL quarterback by 2023?
What do the Cleveland Browns have in Nick Mullens?
To answer that question, DPD interviewed software engineer Carl Wallace of Oswego, NY, a former sports statistician at West Virginia University and lifelong 49ers fan. Three quarterbacks on the Cleveland Browns 53-player roster makes more sense than two.