2019 was a disaster for the Cleveland Browns for numerous reasons. Several positions under performed, coaching was all over the place, and the key players on the team had career lows. On top of that, the messiest organization in the NFL managed to live up to its reputation with more backstabbing, manipulating and jockeying for power off the field. The NFL may stand for “Not For Long” but it seems like the Browns under performing manages to have a lasting presence in Cleveland.
But with all that said, there are still reasons to be hopeful for the upcoming 2020 NFL season. Provided we as fans can actually witness a full 2020 season, the Browns still are positioned to be an improved, up and coming team that can still hit their full promise. There are 3 critical areas which I believe the Browns have managed to allow them to hit their full potential next year.