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Weeden not promised Browns' starting gig

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03:46 PM ET 05.03 | Rob Chudzinski won't guarantee anything to Brandon Weeden, telling a Cleveland radio station that it was "too early" to commit to promising anybody a starting job.

Weeden, drafted by Chudzinski's predecessor, Pat Shurmur, had a pretty mediocre rookie season, throwing 17 interceptions against 14 touchdowns. The team brought in Jason Campbell in the offseason as competition. Normally, this would be a veteran meant to back up and mentor a guy in his second season, but at 29, Weeden is just two years younger than Campbell. Chudzinski makes it seem as if there will be open competition:

"I expect both of these guys to compete. I don't know any other way. Anybody that's on a team is competing from my standpoint. We want to put these guys in a situation, give them every chance to succeed and we'll see how that all plays out. I'm hoping that the best man wins the job and that he gives us a chance to win."

The Browns start OTA's next week.

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, Dustin Bradford Dustin Bradford
May 3, 2013  03:59 PM ET

It's still Weeden's job to lose, no matter what they say. Campbell will bring you stability but mediocrity.

May 3, 2013  04:28 PM ET

I doubt it matters who's gonna be starting for the Brownies...

Another long year on Lake Erie...

May 3, 2013  05:36 PM ET

He shouldn't be. Only Tebow is entitled to one of those.

Oh, wait....

May 3, 2013  07:21 PM ET

hard to commit to a starting QB when there are none on the roster.....kinda like the Jets....

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May 4, 2013  08:19 AM ET
QUOTE(#5):

If the Browns were like the Jets, that would be a big improvement for them.

Saying a fan of who? Come on, the Jets? Their starting qb wears a head band in his hair like girls did in the 80's.

May 4, 2013  05:12 PM ET

Feel sorry for the fans of the team where Jason Campbell is competing for the starting job.

May 4, 2013  05:13 PM ET
QUOTE(#3):

He shouldn't be. Only Tebow is entitled to one of those.Oh, wait....

What?

 
May 5, 2013  01:03 PM ET

the browns have been so bad....for so long. not seeing that trend change anytime soon on lake erie.

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