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Kirksey Impresses

Kirksey Impresses

Although it's still early, the Browns' selection of Iowa linebacker Christian Kirksey appears to be a match made in heaven with head coach Mike Pettine's defensive scheme.

With the 71st selection in the draft, the Cleveland Browns selected Iowa linebacker Christian Kirksey with a specific purpose in mind. The necessities in Browns head coach Mike Pettine's defensive scheme are speed, quickness and versatility. With Pettine, aggression and physicality are a given and on a consistent basis, Kirksey's play jumped off the film when evaluated by the Browns. It was...

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