Browns Listening To Offers For First Overall Pick

With free agency riches to spend and talent gaps nearly everywhere, the Cleveland Browns are listening to trade offers for the top pick in this year's NFL Draft.

It has always been expected that Texas A&M defensive lineman Myles Garrett will go No. 1, but Cleveland.com states that Trubisky, as well are two other unnamed players, are in the mix along with Garrett, and "he could have a slight edge given that (Browns coach Hue) Jackson said at the Senior Bowl a good quarterback would trump an elite non-QB".

"I don't think you can take some of this stuff too serious", Brown said. "It's not a design of ours".

"We would have to wait and see what might come, and what player might be available there as we get through this process", he said.

The Browns will have that opportunity with players across all positions this week as they fine-tune their draft board. Costner was a hero and got the girl, actress Jennifer Garner, but what Brown faces is no Hollywood fantasy. Wentz went on to perform quite well for the Eagles last season, and he's now viewed as a budding star.

The wide receiver market is not one that anyone would term as being robust this spring outside of Pryor and Alshon Jeffery of the Chicago Bears, so if Pryor is free to look at other teams it is a pretty sure bet that he will receive a contract offer.




The Browns aren't the only team that takes advantage of having multiple picks in the top 32.

"It positioned us, understanding where we were as a roster, understanding that we were passing on the opportunity", Brown said.

"I understand the interest there and the headlines that are out there, but it would be inappropriate for me to comment on that", Brown said.

Finding a quarterback has been a decades-old failed mission for the Browns.

- Brady's backup to Browns? Brown, speaking to reporters on Wednesday, called the pass rusher "a good player". It was his first season as a receiver; he had entered the National Football League as a quarterback in 2011.

Wide receiver Josh Gordon will apply for reinstatement again with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Adam Schefter of ESPN reported. "Right now, it would just be premature for me to say".

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