A blowout loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. A GM being fired before the game even started. A head coach being shown the door soon after.
These were all things we expected from the Cleveland Browns today, and naturally, they all took place. So, since most fans knew these things were going to happen, the reaction was merely that of “same old Browns,” nothing much more than that. Nobody thought there’d be any more news which would make Cleveland look any more dysfunctional than it already is.
And then owner Jimmy Haslam held a press conference.