With Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer both harmed after Sunday’s diversion opposite a Carolina Panthers, a Cleveland Browns indispensable to demeanour for quarterback assistance for a final week of a season.
Rex Grossman spent a apportionment of a 2014 preseason with Cleveland and a Browns called to see if he was meddlesome in returning for Week 17 and a diversion check of during slightest $56,000. According to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com, Grossman pronounced interjection though no thanks.
Grossman apparently is bringing his whole family into city this week for a Christmas holiday and couldn’t work out a logistics of a lapse to a Browns. As an 11-year NFL veteran, Grossman would have been means to make during slightest $56,176 for a one-week lapse effort.
With Manziel and Hoyer hurt, and Grossman observant no, a Browns may have to start undrafted rookie Connor Shaw this week opposite a Baltimore Ravens.