The Cleveland Browns signed free- agent quarterback Jason Campbell, a former first-round draft pick who’s started 71 career National Football League games and was a backup with the Chicago Bears last season.
University of Texas sophomore Case McCoy, brother of Cleveland Browns quarterback and former Longhorn Colt McCoy, is one of two quarterbacks running the Texas offense in practice this week, after leading the team on a game-winning fourth-quarter touchdown drive last weekend.
University of Notre Dame’s Jimmy Clausen was selected by the Carolina Panthers and Colt McCoy of the University of Texas was picked by the Cleveland Browns in the second day of the National Football League draft.
Tim Tebow convinced the Denver Broncos he was worthy of a first-round draft pick. Fellow quarterbacks Jimmy Clausen and Colt McCoy are still waiting to see which National Football League team chooses them.
James Harrison’s appeal of a one- game suspension for a hit to the head of quarterback Colt McCoy was denied and the Pro Bowl linebacker will sit out the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Dec. 19 game against the San Francisco 49ers.