Browns name DeShone Kizer starting quarterback

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

BEREA, Ohio – DeShone Kizer will be the Cleveland Browns starting quarterback this season.

Head coach Hue Jackson made the announcement during a Sunday afternoon conference call. “I thought he did some really good things. I’m going to go back and watch the tape, but I feel comfortable with him. I thought he handled things really well. His eyes were good, the conversations we had was what you want with your quarterback.”

The 21-year-old Notre Dame grad will be the first rookie to start a season opener since 2012.

The announcement ends speculation over which quarterback would win the starting position: in addition to Kizer, Brock Osweiler, Cody Kessler and Kevin Hogan had been in the running.

Around the Buckeye State

More Ohio News

Around the Buckeye State

More Ohio News
FOX 8 Cleveland Weather // Quick Links:

Happening Headlines:

More News

Hot on FOX 8

More Viral