For the Cleveland Browns, "waiting for next year" has taken a toll on the fan base. Since 1999, the Browns have had only two winning seasons and one playoff appearance. Each year, optimism takes a backseat to hope for the future as the futility has continued.
Does this Cleveland team finally have the ability to get over past failures? That remains to be seen. The Browns are a young team with much potential, but still have to deal with the powers in the division and the conference in order to take a step forward toward relevance.
McCoy is poised to take the next step towards being the franchise's star player. The following is why McCoy and four of his teammates will breakout in 2011.