Oct 13, 2013; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden (3) is sacked by Detroit Lions defensive end Willie Young (79) during the third quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium. The Lions beat the Browns 31-17. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

Cleveland Browns don’t sound confident in Brandon Weeden


Since the Cleveland Browns went back to Brandon Weeden as their starting quarterback, they’ve lost two-straight games and are 0-4 on the year in games he has started. That’s not exactly the kind of record you want your QB who you spent a first-round draft pick on last year, and after a preseason of the Browns coaches being reluctant to name Weeden the starter, it now sounds as though the players are also losing confidence in Weeden:

 

Weeden started the first half against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday by completing two of his first 11 passes while tossing in an interception and posting a 1.7 quarterback rating. His numbers improved once thew game got out of reach, and he is as ineffective a starting QB as there is right now.

 

Weeden finished the game having completed only 17/42 pass attempts (40.5 percent) for 149 yards with one touchdown and one interception as the Browns lost, 31-13.

 

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