Todd Haley had veteran Ben Roethlisberger as his quarterback for all but ten game titles for the duration of his 6 seasons in Pittsburgh. The new Browns offensive coordinator would not handle “clashes” the two reportedly experienced, expressing only, “I really do not have a great deal to say about it. A coach’s work is to create gamers first and foremost. I have nothing but fond reminiscences.”
Haley, although, may possibly overlook Roethlisberger subsequent period.
The Browns’ once-a-year lookup for a quarterback proceeds this offseason with Cleveland anticipated to use the 1st general pick on one particular. General Supervisor John Dorsey gave the team’s scouts an assignment months ago to rank the leading-12 quarterbacks in the 2018 class.
Reporters requested Haley on Wednesday what he appears for in a quarterback.
“Highly aggressive fellas with the capacity to weather storms,” Haley stated, through Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Basic Supplier. “Physical and mental toughness, an NFL-kind arm, awareness and leadership.”
Dorsey revealed late final year that he experienced invested a wonderful offer of time learning Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield. Roethlisberger stands six foot 5. OU outlined Mayfield at six-1.
“There’s usually likely to be guys that break individuals expectations,” Haley said when asked about shorter quarterbacks. “. . . You have to go in with an open up brain. You are searching for the actually excellent soccer gamers, and if they’re excellent football gamers, they generally locate a way to succeed.”