Because the NFL draft is rapidly approaching, the Browns are underneath stress to make choices that may assist rebuild their franchise coming off of a winless season.
In accordance with a report from ESPN, it seems the group is making strikes of their scouting division to make sure they’re ready heading into the draft. Former Redskins common supervisor Scot McCloughan joined the franchise as a personnel guide to assist with this yr’s draft, based on unidentified league sources.
McCloughan will assist the Browns navigate via the 12 picks they’ve within the 2018 draft, together with the No. 1 and No. four general decisions and 5 picks within the first two rounds.
The report additionally weighed hypothesis round whether or not the Browns will draft a quarterback for his or her high choose and who it may be. McCloughan has publicly praised Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield. Nevertheless, based on group sources, there isn’t any clear favourite if the group have been to go together with a quarterback. It is nonetheless anticipated Browns common supervisor John Dorsey will consider the highest candidates.
The previous Redskins common supervisor will work intently with Dorsey in a reunion as the 2 served along with the Packers underneath common supervisor Ron Wolf.