With no history to trace, the hierarchy of the Browns might do the expected and draft a franchise quarterback. It's also entirely feasible VP Sashi Brown and Moneyball mind Paul DePodesta will ignore that crater to stockpile picks if a trade offer surfaces.
Questions dot the roster for the New York Jets, who are in limbo at quarterback, used the franchise tag on an injured defender and lost their left tackle to retirement two weeks before the draft. What will GM Mike Maccagnan do with the 20th overall pick?
Hue Jackson and Sashi Brown are saying all of the right things but until a franchise quarterback is found -- perhaps with the No. 2 overall pick -- it will be more of the same for long-suffering Browns fans.
Will Ryan Fitzpatrick be back in New York? Is Geno Smith the future? New York addressed needs at running back and along the defensive line in free agency but until answers are found at quarterback and pass rusher, these Jets need help before taking off. NFLDraftScout.com publisher Frank Cooney provides the flight plan.