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07:02 AM ET 08.14 | Checking in on the Cleveland quarterback race, one won't find many answers. Browns coach Rob Chudzinski revealed [Tuesday] that the quarterback competition between Brandon Weeden and Jason Campbell remains tight despite Weeden taking all the first-team reps in camp. "I think it's still close and we're finding out every game, and these games are important opportunities for guys to show what they can do," said Chudzinski. Chudzinski, who will play his starters a half or close to it Thursday night against the Lions, said he still wants to see the quarterbacks more in preseason before naming his starter. Weeden has been working exclusively with the ones, Campbell with the twos, and Hoyer with the threes. "There's a point where I will name a starting quarterback, (but) not yet," Chudzinski said.

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August 14, 2013  07:22 AM ET

Jason Campbell is better than Weeden.

August 14, 2013  07:25 AM ET

I'm surprised Fox News hasn't already declared a winner. HA!!!

August 14, 2013  08:10 AM ET
QUOTE(#1):

Jason Campbell is better than Weeden.

Perhaps, but if that's all Cleveland has got...

Well, somebody has to finish last in the AFC North.

August 14, 2013  08:27 AM ET

Campbell has always been the best practice QB in the country, even in college. His trouble has been adjusting to the speed of the pro game. He tends to hold the ball too long and gets happy feet when he feels the pass rush. He seemed to be getting past that in Oakland until the injury.

August 14, 2013  08:38 AM ET
QUOTE(#3):

Perhaps, but if that's all Cleveland has got...Well, somebody has to finish last in the AFC North.

Agreed... 5-11

August 14, 2013  08:49 AM ET

Chud is starting to both look as sound like Aholio.

You give Campbell NO 1st team reps - yet you don't give Weeden the confidence of the team to know he is the man.

You're screwing the pooch, Chump.

August 14, 2013  08:50 AM ET

Neither one will lead the Browns to .500 this year.

August 14, 2013  08:51 AM ET

It'll be Weeden, a mix of good and mediocre.

August 14, 2013  08:59 AM ET
QUOTE(#1):

Jason Campbell is better than Weeden.

Agreed, but that's a dubious honor at best.

August 14, 2013  09:04 AM ET

Jason Campbell is 31, Weeden will be 30 this October, so they are both in their prime football years. Must be why it is such a tough choice. Some teams just cannot stand prosperity. such a wealth of riches indeed.

August 14, 2013  09:38 AM ET
QUOTE(#10):

Jason Campbell is 31, Weeden will be 30 this October, so they are both in their prime football years. Must be why it is such a tough choice. Some teams just cannot stand prosperity. such a wealth of riches indeed.

Then again, one man's trash is another man's treasure.

August 14, 2013  09:43 AM ET

Neither QB is anything a Browns fan has to look forward to.

August 14, 2013  09:48 AM ET
QUOTE(#12):

Neither QB is anything a Browns fan has to look forward to.

Just another season in Cleveland where things never change.

August 14, 2013  10:30 AM ET
QUOTE(#1):

Jason Campbell is better than Weeden.

Campbell had a great 1/2 of a season with the Redskins a few years ago. That was the apex of his career. I think there's a better chance Weeden has some good games in front of him.

August 14, 2013  10:52 AM ET

Good to see that everybody wants the job!!!!!

August 14, 2013  11:22 AM ET

I don't think the Browns should overlook the fact that Campbell is one of the few QB's who will qualify for AARP more quickly than Weeden. That alone could vault him into the starter position.

August 14, 2013  01:01 PM ET

"If you have 2 quarterbacks, you don't have one."

August 14, 2013  01:01 PM ET
QUOTE(#10):

Jason Campbell is 31, Weeden will be 30 this October, so they are both in their prime football years. Must be why it is such a tough choice. Some teams just cannot stand prosperity. such a wealth of riches indeed.

I would say their make or break years have come and gone.

August 14, 2013  01:18 PM ET
QUOTE(#12):

Neither QB is anything a Browns fan has to look forward to.

Campbell is a very good pure passer. Norv Turner is a fantastic OC. I wouldn't think it's impossible for Jason to blossom this year given the chance. Not betting the house on it.....but it could happen

 
August 14, 2013  03:23 PM ET
QUOTE(#19):

Campbell is a very good pure passer. Norv Turner is a fantastic OC. I wouldn't think it's impossible for Jason to blossom this year given the chance. Not betting the house on it.....but it could happen

He is the better of the two I would think..

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