Instead, I will point out an interesting question that a friend of mine raised yesterday.
When the Browns fired Eric Mangini, many thought that Mike Holmgren had his dream guy all lined up and ready to go. At least at this early stage, that doesn’t seem to be the case. The Browns are certainly offensive coordinator-heavy at this point. One thing is for certain: the Browns will have a new looking offense (to us, anyway) next season. Even if Brian Daboll hasn’t been given his walking papers yet, you can be sure he won’t be back.
But what about Rob Ryan?
I have an off-the-wall prediction based in nothing but my version of entertainment. Rob Ryan will get hired by Al Davis and the Raiders. Why stop the cycle of insanity now? I’ll admit that I have no basis for this what-so-ever, except that I think HBO should definitely load up the “Hard Knocks” cameras and do the only suitable sequel to last year’s train wreck with the New York Jets. [Read more...]