Sometimes I feel like Cleveland Browns fans are stuck in an eternal replay of the movie The Godfather Part III. Every time they think they are out, the Browns pull them back in.
It was just a few short weeks ago that fans were resigned to another losing season and the prospect of selecting a true franchise quarterback in next year’s draft. Then their beloved football team rattled off three straight wins.
Could this have been the turnaround they had been waiting for?
It doesn’t seem that way. With inconsistent quarterback play, a young roster and a front office with one eye to the future, it seems that this year may once again follow the path of so many others.
So what went wrong in the Browns' 31-17 loss to the Detroit Lions? Let’s take a look in this week’s roster grades to find out.