The final preseason game can be nerve wracking for young NFL players. Especially for those low round and undrafted rookies trying to make an early impression. Even for those drafted higher, it can be cause for a lot of uneasiness.
Even after releasing the quarterback, the Browns owe him $16 million in 2017.
Cleveland has been building for the long haul, stockpiling five draft picks in the first 65 selections in 2017 and using Osweiler to better position the team in the 2018 NFL Draft, as well.
Despite getting dumped by the Browns, the potential that made Osweiler a sought-after free agent a year ago means the door is likely not shut on the sixth-year quarterback. With his pricey Texans contract now in the shredder, there are plenty of teams that could use more quarterback Cheap Jerseys Premier League depth, although it’s doubtful that anyone will be interested in Osweiler being their starter.
Among those teams could be the Broncos, the team that launched his career and wanted to make him the starter in the post-Peyton Manning era. Denver is reportedly interested in bringing Osweiler’s wacky 18 months full circle.
The Cleveland Browns used a 2014 first-round pick on Weeden, who had a strong college career at Oklahoma State but faced plenty of question marks. A former baseball prospect, Weeden was already 28 years old when the Browns drafted him, leaving them with a short window even if he did pan out as an NFL Cheap Jerseys Supply quarterback.