Posts Tagged ‘Pat Shurmur’

As Expected: Browns Coach Pat Shurmur and GM Tom Heckert

In the worst kept secret of ‘Black Monday’ around the NFL, the Cleveland Browns have canned head coach Pat Shurmur and general manager Tom Heckert. The futures of Shurmur and Heckert came into question as soon as Jimmy Haslam purchased the Browns from Randy Lerner during the preseason. Haslam hired former Eagles president Joe Banner […]

Browns Season Ends with More Questions Than Answers Following 24-10 Loss in Pittsburgh

The 2012 season ended for the Browns Sunday with yet another loss to the Steelers, but as usual, there are a lot more questions about who will be around next season to lead them. Pat Shurmur stood on the podium and refused to be put in a position to say Sunday was his last game, […]

Shurmur Confirms – Lewis to Start at QB Sunday in Pittsburgh

(Opening Statement)- “I really don’t have anything to add other than that I’m going to rule out Brandon Weeden, Trent Richardson, Colt McCoy, Jordan Cameron and Sheldon Brown. I’m going to rule them out. That being said, Thad Lewis will start and Josh Johnson will back him up. At the other positions the guys will […]

Shurmur Not Worried About Job Status with Three Games Left

As rumors swirl about a potential replacement under new owner Jimmy Haslam, Cleveland Browns coach Pat Shurmur is focusing on the Washington Redskins and not saving his job. Recent rumors have Alabama coach Nick Saban and Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels as potential Browns coaches. “I’m not going to focus on that,” Shurmur said Monday. […]

Pat Shurmur Talks Chiefs, Brady Quinn, and Romeo Crennel

(Opening statement)- “We’ve got our preparation going for the Chiefs. This week’s fourth captain will be Mitchell Schwartz. He’s another good choice. Of course, when you go through our starting lineup we’ve got a lot of rookies and guys that have played a lot of football. Mitchell’s done a good job this year. I thought […]

Brandon Weeden Cleared to Play and Start Sunday in Oakland

Browns coach Pat Shurmur gave good news Wednesday, as he said quarterback Brandon Weeden has been cleared to practice from his concussion and will start Sunday versus the Raiders. “We’re moving ahead with Brandon,” said Shurmur. He said Colt McCoy may get a few more reps in practice, “but you get the starter ready to […]

Holmgren Gone – Browns Confirm Steelers Game Was Last for Outgoing Team President

Browns outgoing team President Mike Holmgren is going, going goolgrne. The teams public relations staff confirmed to the media after the win over the Steelers that Sunday was Holmgren’s last with the team. Holmgren was the subject of rumors as a possible future head coach of the Dallas Cowboys, and last week was in Dallas […]

Pat Shurmur On Dallas and Haden’s Injury

(Opening Statement)- “I know it’s right on your tip of your tongue, so I’ll just address it immediately. Joe Haden missed practice again today. At this point, he’ll be a game-time decision. I’ve got nothing really more to add. I think we listed it as an oblique strain. It’s something that can happen with a […]