"We thank Sashi for all his hard work and dedication to the Cleveland Browns".
It will now be interesting to see if Dorsey indeed winds up being hired to replace Brown in Cleveland and if he has any issues with Jackson remaining the team's heads coach. The Browns' next GM will be its ninth since the franchise moved to Cleveland in 1999, the most in the National Football League in that span. In announcing his dismissal, Jimmy Haslam said Brown was told the team "is going in a new direction".
The Browns have stockpiled picks for future drafts, with six additional picks in April's draft.
Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported that Cleveland is interested in former Chiefs general manager John Dorsey. The 2018 draft and offseason is pivotal for our franchise, we need to ensure that we maximize our opportunity for success; with our picks, free agency and building our roster.
Brown and Jackson appeared to be at odds over several roster decisions and Haslam figured his best course of action was to end the relationship rather than attempting to fix it.
New weather warning issued this morning for LOTS of ice and snow
Severe winds will affect parts of Scotland, but it'll see strong and blustery winds over Ireland also. The Met Office is predicting temperatures to fall to between -2C and 1C from Thursday onward.
Brown was named the team's top executive by the Haslams during an overhaul following the 2015 season. McCarron prior to the NFL's October 31 trade deadline.
The NFL season is nearing a close, which only can mean one thing: It's time for the Cleveland Browns to fire someone.
Sashi Brown was promoted to executive VP /Gm after the firing of Ray Farmer.
Those two clubs, however, have young quarterbacks - Carson Wentz and Deshaun Watson - whose early success might be most responsible for Brown getting fired. A year later, the Texans selected Watson at No. 12, after the Browns yet again traded down in Round 1.